- Format: 2CD Slipcase
Almost 90 minutes of psychedelic doom metal! A truly fantastic masterpiece!
'Plaguewielder' was the name of Darkthrone's ninth album and it was originally released in 2001. The album contained the trademark Darkthrone riffing in the black metal style, plus fast and mid-tempo tracks mixed with punk and heavy metal influences from the 80's and beyond, plus a production which brought an extra clarity to the overall execution.
2xCD contains 50 minutes of previously unheard and unreleased Leprosy demos and rehearsal materialwith a 24 page booklet featuring unseen pictures of the band as well as brand new liner notes from Ian Christe (Sirius/XM) and Jeremy Wagner (Broken Hope).
Disc 1 features a completely new remaster of the original album and disc 2 contains 16 previously unreleased rehearsal, outtakes and studio instrumentals.
A compilation of two live albums both released in 2001.
Recorded December 5th, 1998 at the Whisky A Go Go, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Recorded May 31st, 1998 at the Dynamo Open Air Festival, Eindhoven, Holland.
They are one of the great purveyors of the Norwegian Black Metal creative evolution.
Legendary Swedish vocalist/multi-instrumentalist/producer Dan Swanö is perhaps best known for his work with Edge Of Sanity, Nightingale, Bloodbath, and recently Witherscape. Active since the early '90s, his career runs much deeper than this revered quartet, having produced seemingly countless bands from across the metal spectrum (Opeth, Dissection, Katatonia, Asphyx to name just a few) as well as launching or taking part in side projects including Moontower, Odyssey, Pan.Thy.Monium or INFESTDEAD.
Cult & essential Dutch Doom-Death Metal from the Netherlands.