They have been playing together since their earliest school days, at least some of them. Then Maggat was formed in 1997 and after they had lost two bass player they finally ended up in the formation that stood solid. They recorded their first long player in 1999, after they had already released a 7" in 1997. Meanwhile they had grown. They now offered a somewhat different sound. What once had been rough, yet excellent pieces of songwriting now had become more distinctive, well-structured songs that offer the intensity that You might want to hear when listening to music.