New Albums

raison d’être – ‘Daemonum’ Standard Edition – 2LP/CD/Digital

raison d’être – ‘Daemonum + Daemoniacum’ Standard Edition – 3LP/2CD/Digital

raison d’être – ‘The Stains of the Embodied Sacrifice’ Expanded Edition 2021 – 2CD/Digital

raison d’être – ‘The Empty Hollow Unfolds’ Expanded Edition 2021 – 2CD/Digital

raison d’être – ‘In Sadness, Silence And Solitude’ Expanded Edition 2021 – 2CD/Digital


Upcoming raison d’être live dates 2022:

– 19-20 November, 2022,
Cold Meat Industry – The 35th Anniversary Festival, Södra Teatern, Stockholm, Sweden. More info here.

Cold Meat Industry 35 years anniversary


– 2-10 December, 2022,
European tour with raison d’être and Brighter Death Now

2.12.2022  Warsaw (PL) at VooDoo
3.12.2022 Krakow (PL) Zascianek
4.12.2022 Wroclaw (PL) at Liverpool
5.12.2022 Prague (CZ ) at  Underdog’s
6.12.2022 Bratislava (SK ) at FUGA / A4
7.12.2022 Budapest (HU) at Robot
8.12.2022 Linz (AT) at Stadtwerksatt
9.12.2022 Dresden (DE) at Reithalle
10.12.2022 Berlin (DE) at Urban Spree

More details soon.

About raison d’être

This is the official raison d’être web site for the sound designer Peter Andersson, who is a composer within the dark ambient, industrial, drone, noise, electronic and experimental fields and active since 1988.

The site hosts information on activities within all Peter’s music projects including raison d’être, Stratvm Terror, Necrophorus, Bocksholm, Atomine Elektrine, Panzar, Svasti-ayanam, Cataclyst, Grismannen, Peter Andersson and Yantra Atmospheres (label).

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