Tag Archives: death metal

AT THE GATES

AT THE GATES

AT THE GATES (1990–96, 2006–PRESENT). Tomas Lindberg (vocals), Anders Bjoler (guitar), Martin Larsson (guitar), Jonas Bjoler (bass), Adrian Erlandsson (drums). At the Gates was one of the quintessential black metal bands of the nineties as epitomized on classic records such as Slaughter of the Soul. Founded in Gothenburg, Sweden, along with fellow band In Flames, At the Gates is known for their brutal assault, which was sadly cut off when the band broke up in 1996. Luckily for metal purists, Read more [...]
ANAAL NATHRAKH

ANAAL NATHRAKH

ANAAL NATHRAKH (1999–PRESENT). Dave Hunt (vocals), Michael Kenny (guitar/other instruments). This death/black metal band from England who play part time (the band has only two full-time members) and dress in normal street clothing still play a ferocious and horrifically loud brand of fast metal. The band was started in 1999 as a way of combining industrial with black metal and is named after the spell Merlin uses to create magic in the film Excalibur. The band started the way most metal Read more [...]
AMON AMARTH

AMON AMARTH

AMON AMARTH (1992–PRESENT). Johan Hegg (vocals), Olavvi Mikkonen (guitar), Johan Söderberg (guitar), Ted Lumdstrom (bass), Martin Lopez (drums, replaced by Fredrik Andersson). Amon Amarth is a death metal/Viking metal band from Stockholm. The band started in 1992 in Tumba, a small suburb of southern Stockholm where apparently something in the water leads to majestic and killer Viking metal. The band is essentially a death metal band (with some black metal tinges) that has turned their attention Read more [...]