BEHEMOTH - The Return Of The Northern Moon CD Digipak
Digipak with booklet in a slipcase.
2011 reissue of the 2nd Behemoth demo originally released on cassette in 1993.
There had been a long hard road out of hell until the cursed day when the furious intensity of the Eastern beast, set up by Nergal, the main man behind the band, struck the world in mid 1991. Following the paths of the ancient heroes like VENOM, early FROST or the first Norwegian black metal acts, Behemoth started their unearthly existence with a couple of raw and primitive rehearsal tapes ("Endless Damnation") and demos ("The Return of the northern moon"), the most significant of which was the second one - "From the pagan vastlands" (1993), showing the growing potential of the main composer/writer. This tape was released by the polish label Pagan Rec. and later by the infamous American label Wild Rags who pressed this release on CD. Signing with a minor Italian company Entropy rec the band had the chance to record their debut release, a mini album entitled "And the forests dream eternally" (1994) followed by the full length with Polish underground label Pagan records. Now, two decades later, with Behemoth dominating extreme music everywhere and becoming the most famous Polish act worldwide...
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