IVAN TSAREVITCH was founded in 1999 in Moscow and plays epic-folk-metal, delivering the blend of Russian epos, folklore and modern heavy music. The ideology of the group is based on traditions of Slavic Vedaic Native Religion, philosophy of love and patriotism, rebirth of native culture and spiritual riches. The band is famous with its unusual concert program, which combines the best traditions of national culture and the typical rock show base. A historic reconstruction and fencing club “Tsitadel” takes part in concerts of the group. The club presents spectacular medieval battles with ancient weapons and fire show with elements of stuntmen art. The band participated in several important rock festivals such as Nashestvie 2005-2006, Slava Rossii 2005-2007, Prodvizheniye and for sure in many folk-metal events. Also IVAN TSAREVITCH was invited to Japan, where took part in a special program together with the Russian ballet. Having returned to Russia, the group recorded its first album, “Ivan-Tsarevitch-1”. In 2005 the group Ivan Tsarevitch made the tour to military units of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russian Federation, located in Chechen Republic. In 2007 the album “IDU NA VY” appeared. The group gave series of concerts in Russia as the part of album promotion campaign.