Goth metal rockers Within Temptation are known for their unique blend of guitar-driven hard rock with the grandeur of symphonic music. Their music has made then one of the most popular bands to emerge from the Netherlands. Formed in 1996, Within Temptation steadily rose to prominence with the release of their early material, capturing the attention of record labels. The group released their debut album Enter in 1997. The album’s success led to invitations to play several live shows and music festivals, allowing Within Temptation to demonstrate their strength on the stage and not just in the recording studio. In the years since making their breakthrough, the group has released six additional albums, as well as five live albums/DVDs.