Tag Archives: melodic death metal

GOD DETHRONED

GOD DETHRONED

GOD DETHRONED (1991–94, 1997–PRESENT). Henri Sattler (vocals/guitar), Issac de Lahaye (guitar), Beef (bass, replaced by Henk Zinger), Roel (drums, replaced by Arien Van Weesenbeek). God Dethroned are a Dutch band among the harshest of the extreme bands. The band was started by only constant member Henri Sattler in 1991, and only managed to record one album before breaking up in 1992. The band reunited in 1995 with a new lineup and continues to perform and tour to this day. The most recent Read more [...]
Dissection

DISSECTION

DISSECTION (1989–2006). Jon Nodtveidt (vocals/guitar), John Zwetsloot (guitar, replaced by Johan Norman, finally Set Tietan), Peter Palmdahl (bass, replaced by Bruce Leclercq), Ole Ohman (drums, replaced by Tomas Asklund). Dissection were a Swedish black metal band formed by guitarist and vocalist Jon Nodtveidt in 1989. The band was controversial for its dark lyrics and Nodtveidt later espousing of satanic and Aryan pride sentiments. The first record is fairly tame by black metal standards, Read more [...]
Dethklok

DETHKLOK

DETHKLOK (2007–PRESENT). Nathan Explosion (vocals), Toki Wartotoh (rhythm guitar), Skwisgaar Skwigelf (lead guitar), Murderface (bass), Pickles (drums). Dethklok are the fictional death/black metal band in the cartoon network series Metalocalypse created by Brendan Small and Tommy Blacha. In the series, the group of moronic metal lords causes constant chaos and mayhem wherever they go and are also the most successful heavy metal band in the world, with an annual income that ranks as the twelfth Read more [...]
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 [...]