Taranis - Let sleeping dogs lie

What band name Taranis means - Celtic godGuitarist Erik Halmosi and drummer/keyboardist Attila Bakos form this Hungarian duo dealing in black metal.

Taranis is the Celtic god of thunder, a mythical character worshipped among others on the British Isles, in the Rhineland and around the Danube basin.

And in Gaul (ancient France) Taranis was also much respected, together with Esus and Toutatis he formed a holy trinity there. The Romans will have met this super trio.

Active: 1999-present, HUN
Site: http://taranis.bandcamp.com/

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