Panopticon is a one-man atmospheric black metal band from Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America which
holdsanarchistbeliefs. Theband was formed by Austin Lunn (A.Lundr) in 2007, and in early 2008 he left his other band
Anagnorisis tofocus all hisattention on Panopticon.The band is influenced both by early BM like Darkthrone and Mayhem and by
crust bandssuch as Amebix,and has also named bluegrass, folkmusic (especially Nordic folk), Tom Waits, and Godspeed You!
Black Emperoras influences.