Vampire is a Death/Thrash Metal band from Göteborg, Sweden. Vampire is also a Japanese punk band popular in the early 80's. There was also a band called Vampire in the late 80's in the Czech republic. The band ended its carrier a few years after releasing their first CD due to members' arguments about its future. The band sold over 5000 CDs which was quite a success for a newcoming band in the Czech republic.