Altar is a Dutch deathmetal band, hailing from Coevorden, Drente.
The band was founded in 1992 and their demo was selling really well in the same year. Consequently, the band singed a contract with Displeased records in1993. The following year, Altar released their first full-lenght album: “Youth Against Christ.” Since then, Altar released 5 more albums. Altar performed in 1996 at the infamous Dynamo Open Air and in 1998 at the Lowlands Festival.
Dutch label Vic Records re-released the debut demo “And God Created Satan To Blame For His Mistakes” in 2017. Also in 2017; Janneke de Rooy (Paper Doll Decay) was announced as the band’s new lead vocalist.