Sâmbăta Morților was born in 2014 near the city of Ploiești, Romania. In the spring of the same year, the self entitled three tracks EP, "Sâmbăta Morților" was recorded. It was mixed and mastered almost two years later and released on 21st of March 2016 on the web and later printed on a limited number of 30 CDs. The next year, on 15th of October 2017, the band released the second EP entitled "Sâmbăta Morților II" which contains four tracks and the songs from the first EP as bonus tracks.
The name of the band is a reference to a Christian-Orthodox feast related to the remembering of the dead. The tracks of the band were recorded without any cost and can be found free of charge on some hosting sites.