They are one of the great purveyors of the Norwegian Black Metal creative evolution.
This definitive collection contains numerous historical shows, including a charged performance at the legendary CBGB's club in 1985, with a mass of classic renditions from the band's catalogue finally gathered together for a live journey spanning over 30 years and 7 hours.
'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.
Comes in large deluxe super jewel case in slipcase.
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.