W.E.B. is a Symphonic Black Metal band based in the ashes of Athens – Greece
The Fall of 2002AD was the time that the idea of W.E.B. was born and started to take a lifeform shape from an embryonic state to a music challenge expressing darkness and death through adrenaline and poetry. An expression both straight but at the same time theatrical. W.E.B. is here to move you, provoke you, and invite you to the journey through ravendark starless nights with a fire made of Metal music.
2006 – Don’t Wake Futility
2008 – Jesus Heist
2012 – My Storm Upon You (EP)
2014 – For Bidens
2017 – Tartarus
Mob: (+30) 6944424026
24 Salaminos, Agia Paraskevi
Zip: 15343, Athens Greece
2002: W.E.B. is formed.
2003-2004: Rehearsals and search for band members to complete the lineup + Promo CD is recorded.
2005: First gig abroad with Orphaned Land in Sofia Bulgaria. Signed a record deal with Sleaszy Rider Records. The first album is recorded in Fragile Sound Studios – Athens (GR). The first video clip of the band is filmed for the song “Cockroach”.
2006: On January the debut album “Don’t Wake Futility” is released. Great welcome from the press (both music oriented and not). Metal Hammer Greece honors the band with a cover on Horror (Metal Hammer’s index). Made a mini tour with To/Die/For and several one-off gigs to promote the album.
2007: The band composes and records their second album in Scythe Noise Lab – Athens (GR) and went off to mix it at Fredman Studios (SE) with Fredrik Nordstrom. Later on filmed two video clips for the songs “Enthorned” and “Blossoms Cry”.
2008: On May the second album of W.E.B. is released with the title “Jesus Heist”. Very good critics about the album. Got the 8th place of sales in metal music albums in Greece. The band gets to have another cover for Horror of Metal Hammer. First part of the Sinful Jesus Greek Tour with Inactive Messiah takes place. Also first headline show in Cyprus ends 2008 the best way possible.
2009: The band takes the 4rth place in “Best Greek Metal Band for 2008” by the vote of Greek Metal Hammer’s readers. Second part of the Sinful Jesus Greek Tour starts on spring. In June W.E.B. join Forces with Septic Flesh, Inactive Messiah and Dimlight on the Greek Alliance Eastern European Tour, the first tour in Europe with a bill of Greek bands only.
2010: The band takes an intermission and starts working on the compositions of their third strike.
2011: Participated in The Great Mass French Tour 2011 with Septicflesh, Svart Crown & Valet Parn and just before that played in Durbuy Open Air Festival 2011 in Belgium along with Septicflesh, Celtic Frost and more. At the same time W.E.B. has entered the Devasoundz Studios – Athens (GR) to record the third album.
2012: W.E.B. cooperate with Daniel Castleman of Lambesis Studios – USA for the mix and mastering of their third album and on 12.12.12 they release «My Storm Upon You» EP
2014: Third album “For Bidens” is released by No Regrets Records. The band opens for Dark Tranquility in a mini tour and headlines the UK, Greece and Cyprus on its first headline tour.
2015: Composing the fourth album and joining Warrel Dane on stage as an opening act within his Dead Heart in a Dead World anniversary tour.
2016: W.E.B. enter Devasoundz Studios again to record the fourth album.
2017: W.E.B. ink a record deal with Apathia Records and release “Tartarus” full length album
2018: After the release of “Tartarus” W.E.B. booked numerous concerts and toured with Moonspell, Cradle of Filth, Batushka in Russia and the Balkans, and appeared in Rockwave Festival with Iron Maiden, Volbeat and more.
2019: Toured with Septicflesh and Krisiun in Scandinavia and performed MetalDays Festival in Slovenia with Dimmu Borgir, Arch Enemy, Rotting Christ, Dream Theater, Architects and more. At the same time W.E.B. entered the studio to record the fifth album.
2020: Toured Europe with Melechesh on the “Sumerian Sonic Magick European Tour 2020”
W.E.B. “Tartarus” Tour Dates
07.05.2017 Mandragoras, Trikala GR Horns Up Festival
03.11.2017 Remedy, Athens GR “Tartarus” presentation + secret concert
23.03.2018 Arbat Hall, Moscow RU with Moonspell
24.03.2018 Club Zal, St.Petersburg RU with Moonspell
01.06.2018 Principal, Thessaloniki GR with Cradle of Filth
02.06.2018 Gagarin 205, Athens GR with Cradle of Filth
20.07.2018 Terra Vibe Park, Rockwave Festival with Iron Maiden and more
10.09.2018 Flying Circus, Cluj Napoca RO with Batushka
11.09.2018 Capcana, Timisoara RO with Batushka
12.09.2018 Quantic, Bucharest RO with Batushka
12.04.2019 Nosturi, Helsinki FI with Septicflesh
13.04.2019 Hevimensta, Oulu FI with Septicflesh
14.04.2019 Klubi, Tampere FI with Septicflesh
16.04.2019 Klubben, Stockholm SE with Septicflesh
17.04.2019 Sticky Fingers, Gothenburg SE with Septicflesh
23.07.2019 Tolmin SI Metaldays Festival
10.01.2020 Club From Hell, Erfurt GER with Melechesh
11.01.2020 Helvete, Oberhausen GER with Melechesh
12.01.2020 Boston Music, London UK with Melechesh
14.01.2020 Rock’n’Eat, Lyon FR with Melechesh
15.01.2020 Secret Place, Montpellier FR with Melechesh
16.01.2020 Manoir Pub, St Maurice CH with Melechesh
17.01.2020 Slaughter House, Milano ITA with Melechesh
18.01.2020 Revolver , San Dova Di Piave ITA with Melechesh
20.01.2020 Backstage, Munich GER with Melechesh
21.01.2020 Orto Bar, Ljubljana SLO with Melechesh
22.01.2020 Viper Room, Wien A with Melechesh
23.01.2020 Melodka, Brno CZ with Melechesh
24.01.2020 Dürer Kert, Budapest HUN with Melechesh
25.01.2020 Club Q, Graz A with Melechesh
26.01.2020 Rudeboy Club, Bielsko-Biała POL with Melechesh