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Bathory

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LOCATION : Stockholm, Sweden

Status : Split-up
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Quorthon (Thomas Börje Forsberg) : vocals, all instruments

Past members : Freddan/Hanoi : bass
Vans McBurger : drums
Ribban : bass
Stefan Larsson : drums
Adde : bass
Paul Pålle Lundburg : drums
Kothaar : bass
Vvornth : drums

HISTORY :
Bathory was formed in Stockholm, Sweden in 1983, for fun, by Quorthon. After various names and numerous line-up changes, the group finally settled on Bathory. That same year, Quorthon managed to record two tracks for the compilation Scandinavian Metal Attack. After releasing many albums and gaining widespread popularity, the band was pronounced inactive after Quorthon had been found dead due to heart failure in 2004.
The Viking theme was introduced in the “Blood Fire Death” record to become stronger on the following records and then, Bathory had become pioneers of Viking Metal. The beginning of the band was oriented black metal.


RECORDINGS :
Scandinavian Metal Attack, split 1984
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Falchion

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LOCATION : Lahti, Finland

Status : Split-up
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Juho Kauppinen (ex-Korpiklaani) : vocals, guitar, accordion
Toni Tieaho : guitar
Janne Kielinen : bass
Matti Johansson (Korpiklaani) : drums

Vrata t'my

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LOCATION : Zelenograd, Moscow, Russia

Status : Split-up
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Egor Ogorodnikov : guitars
Denis "Boroda" Kopkov : bass

Past members :
N/A


HISTORY :
"Gates of Darkness" is the meaning for Vrata t'my band founded in 1996. They split-up for a while but are supposed to be back now. However, the band doesn't appear active for a longtime.


RECORDINGS :
Sagi, demo 1997
Voiny Severnoi Zemli, album 2004


WEBSITES :
http://vk.com/club6648358

Contact : N/A

Irminsul (SWE)

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LOCATION : Göteborg, Sweden

Status : Active
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Robin Lövenhamn : vocals, guitars
Jim Kjell : vocals, guitars
Jonas Rehngren : drums
Linda Fagerberg : female vocals (in studio)

Past members :
Giulio Laurenzi : guitars
Patric 'Guzten' Gustafsson : bass
Josef : guitars

Cumulo Nimbus

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LOCATION : Landsberg am Lech, Bavaria, Germany

Status : Split-up
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Carolynn : vocals, flute
Binia Diepolder : vocals
Erik der Müllermeister : guitar, vocals, flute
Mathis Mandjolin : guitar, vocals, horn, zither, bass
Lady Doro : vocals, violin
Aernus : keyboards
Käptn Köhler : drums


HISTORY :
Cumulo Nimbus is a Renaissance Metal band from Germany. They combine the music of the early 17th century with modern drums, guitars and bass. Their lyrics are all in German and mostly old myths, sagas or poems which fit in this genre.


RECORDINGS :
Die andere Saite - acoustic, album 2002
Minne, Met und Moritaten, album 2002
Nachtwache, album 2004
Stunde der Wahrheit, album 2007
Totensonntag, album 2009
Schattenjäger, album 2011


WEBSITES :
http://www.cumulo-nimbus.de/
https://www.facebook.com/Cumulonimbusoffical/

Contact :info@cumulo-nimbus.de