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Dark Ritual (demo) (1990)
Dark Ritual (demo) 1. Intro (Dark Ritual) 1:07
2. Eternal Blasphemy 3:06
3. Fallen Angel 4:03
4. From Beyond The Grave 4:29
5. Not Anymore 2:57
6. Tribute To Insanity (Outro) 0:31
total time16:13


9.0 / 10 (5 votes)

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Evil Prevails (ep) (1992)
Evil Prevails (ep) 1. Götterdämmerung 1:55
2. Longing for the Ancient Kingdom 3:19
3. Obscurity Reigns - Fields of Flanders 2:16
4. Evil Prevails 4:03
5. Black Plague 3:07
total time15 min


8.3 / 10 (6 votes)

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Split with Renaissance (ep) (1992)
Split with Renaissance (ep) 1. Longing for the Ancient Kingdom II 3:37Ancient Rites
2. Windows 7:36Renaissance - Counterparts
total time11:13


10.0 / 10 (1 vote)

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Split with Uncanny (ep) (1992)
Split with Uncanny (ep) 1. Ceased from Reality 3:34Uncanny
2. Determination to Win 3:06
3. Profligacy of Power 3:50
4. Soul Incest 3:46
5. Why My Intestines? 4:47
6. Brain Access 3:36
7. Götterdämmerung (Intro) 1:57Ancient Rites - Evil Prevails
8. Longing for the Ancient Kingdom 3:25
9. Obscurity Reigns (Fields of Flanders) 2:13
10. Evil Prevails 4:09
11. Black Plague 3:12
total time37:35


10.0 / 10 (1 vote)

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Promo (demo) (1992)
Promo (demo) 1. From Beyond the Grave 4:23
2. Evil Prevails 4:18
3. Obscurity Reigns (Fields of Flanders) 2:16
total time10:57


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Split with Thou Art Lord (ep) (1993)
Split with Thou Art Lord (ep) 1. From Beyond the Grave II 4:11Ancient Rites
2. In Blood We Trust 3:50Thou Art Lord
total time8:01


9.5 / 10 (2 votes)

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Split with Enthroned (ep) (1994)
Split with Enthroned (ep) 1. Longing for the ancient kingdom 3:54Ancient Rites
2. Scared by darkwinds 6:01Enthroned
total time9:55


10.0 / 10 (2 votes)

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The Diabolic Serenades (1994)
The Diabolic Serenades 1. (Intro) infant sacrifices to baalberith 1:17
2. Crucifixion justified (roman supremacy) 3:55
3. Satanic rejoice 3:55
4. Obscurity reigns (fields of flanders) 2:28
5. Death messiah 2:38
6. Land of frost & despair 4:44
7. Ussyrian empire 3:32
8. Longing for the ancient kingdom 3:44
9. Morbid glory (gilles de rais 1404-1440) 3:38
10. Ritual slayings (goat worship pure) 3:53
11. Evil prevails 4:26
12. Last rites / echoes of melancholy (outro) 0:34
13. From Beyond the Grave II 4:20bonus
total time43:00

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7.2 / 10 (41 votes)

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Blasfemia Eternal (1996)
Blasfemia Eternal 1. Blasfemia eternal 0:30
2. Total misanthropia 4:19
3. Garden of delights (eva) 4:03
4. Quest for blood (le vampire) 3:47
5. Blood of christ (mohammed wept) 3:59
6. Epebos aionia 3:51
7. (Het verdronken land van) saeftinge 4:49
8. Shades of eternal battlefields (our empire fell) 4:12
9. Vae victis 4:06
10. Fallen angel 2:23
total time36 min

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8.4 / 10 (51 votes)

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Fatherland (1998)
Fatherland 1. Avondland 1:25
2. Mother europe 4:39
3. Aris 5:31
4. Fatherland 7:08
5. Season's change (solstice) 5:35
6. 13th of october 1307 3:20
7. Dying in a moment of splendour 7:17
8. Rise and fall (anno satana) 4:58
9. The seducer 3:57
10. Cain 2:09
11. Fallen angel japanese bonus
12. From Beyond the grave japanese bonus
total time45:59

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8.8 / 10 (75 votes)

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The First Decade 1989-1999 (1999)
The First Decade 1989-1999 1. From Beyond The Gave ('90 demo) 4:26
2. Infant Sacrifices To Baalberith ('94) 1:19
3. Death Messiah ('94) 2:37
4. Longing For The Ancient Kingdom ('94) 3:45
5. Land Of Frost And Despair ('94) 4:43
6. Evil Prevails ('94) 4:26
7. Last Rites / Echoes Of Melancholy ('94) 0:34
8. Total Misanthropia ('96) 4:21
9. Blood Of Christ (Mohammed Wept) (96) 4:01
10. Fallen Angel (Outro) ('96) 2:16
11. (Het Verdronken Land Van) Saeftinge ('96) 4:50
12. Quest For Blood (Le Vampire) ('96) 3:47
13. Avondland ('98) 1:25
14. Mother Europe ('98) 4:39
15. Aris ('98) 5:31
16. Season's Change ('98) 5:35
17. Fatherland ('98) 7:07
18. Cain ('98) 2:08
total time67:30

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8.8 / 10 (12 votes)

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Dim Carcosa (2001)
Dim Carcosa 1. The return 3:04
2. Exile (Les Litanies de Satan) 3:43
3. Victory or Valhalla (Last man Standing) 4:17
4. ...And The Horns Called For War 4:14
5. North Sea 6:29
6. GötterDämmerung (Twilight of the Gods) 4:30
7. (Ode to Ancient) Europe 4:14
8. Remembrance 1:58
9. Lindisfarne (Anno 793) 5:00
10. On Golden Fields (De Leeuwen Dansen) 5:36
11. Dim Carcosa 3:14
total time46:19

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8.9 / 10 (85 votes)

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And The Hordes Stood As One (2003)
And The Hordes Stood As One 1. The return 3:12Live `Club Biebob` Vosselaar, Belgium; 14.06.2002
2. Exile (les litanies de Satan) 3:49
3. Victory or Valhalla (last man standing) 4:16
4. Total misanthropia 4:36
5. Aris 5:50
6. And the horns called for war 4:20
7. North sea 6:28
8. Blood of christ 4:02
9. Longing for the ancient kingdom 3:40
10. Götterdämmerung (twilight of the gods) 2:03
11. Ode to ancient Europa 9:27
12. (het verdronken land van) Saeftinge 4:55
13. On golden fields (de leeuwen dansen) 9:48
14. Mother Europe 5:25
15. Evil prevails 2:48
16. Fatherland 8:13
total time82:52


9.4 / 10 (16 votes)

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Rvbicon (2006)
Rvbicon 1. Crvsade 1:44
2. Templar 5:34
3. Mithras 4:12
4. Thermopylae 4:31
5. Rvbicon 4:56
6. Invictvs 4:55
7. Ypres 6:05
8. Galilean 4:02
9. Chervscan 4:01
10. Brabantia 5:51
total time45:51

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8.9 / 10 (19 votes)

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Laguz (2015)
Laguz 1. Golden Path To Samarkand 1:47
2. Carthago Delenda Est 5:29
3. Under The Sign Of Lagoz 5:17
4. Von Gott Entfernt (Bij Nacht En Ontij) 4:57
5. Apostata (Imperator Fidelis) 6:07
6. Legio V Alaudae (Fifth Larks Legion) 5:06
7. Mind Unconquered 4:13
8. Umbra Sumus (We Are Shadows) 5:59
9. Frankenland 4:15
10. Fatum (Ill Fate/Noodlot) 2:44
total time45:54

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7.0 / 10 (2 votes)

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Compilations

A Sangre Y Fuego #1
A Sangre Y Fuego #1
Blackend 4
Blackend 4
Extreme Rock 'n' Roll Series Vol. 1
Extreme Rock 'n' Roll Series Vol. 1
Feuersturm II
Feuersturm II
Internal Dislocation III
Internal Dislocation III

Teach Your Soul With Fire
Teach Your Soul With Fire
Whispering Violence
Whispering Violence
Ablaze Jun-Jul 2001 (nr 37)
Ablaze Jun-Jul 2001 (nr 37)
Hard Rock #52
Hard Rock #52
Legacy #95
Legacy #95


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> Formed in 1989 in Diest, Belgium
> Members are:
Gunther Theys - vocals (since 1989) - also in Danse Macabre and Lion's Pride
Eric Sprooten - guitars (since 1997) - was in Inquisitor
Walter van Cortenberg - drums (since 1990)
Davy Wouters - keyboards (since 2001) - also in Danse Macabre and Oblivion
Bart Vandereycken - guitars (1990-1996, since 2003)
> Previous members:
Jan "Örkki" Yrlund - guitars (1997-2003) - now in Danse Macabre, was in Prestige and Two Witches
Domingo Smets - keyboards (-2001) - now in Agathocles and Renaissance
Pascal - guitars (1990)
Stefan - drums (1989-1990)
Philip - guitars (1989-1990)
Wattie - Bass (1989)
Johan - guitars (1989-1990)
> Session musicians:
Ciara - vocals on "Dim Carcosa" - also plays in Danse Macabre
Luis Jans - keyboards
Oliver Phillips - keyboards on "Fatherland" and "Dim Carosa" - plays in Danse Macabre and Everon
Mika Luttinen - vocals on "Fatherland" - plays in Impaled Nazarene, Diabolos Rising / Raism, Hypnos and The Crown
Ellen van Wauwe - flute on "Blasfemia Eternal" and "Fatherland"
Chris - live guitars (1996) - plays in Absu and Bloodstorm
Raphael - live guitars (1996) - plays in Crucifire
Mike - live guitars (1996) - plays in Inquisitor
Blakkheim - live guitars (1996) - plays in Diabolical Masquerade and Katatonia
> Ex-guitarist Philip died in a car accident, ex-drummer Stefan commited suicide
> Coverart of "The Diabolic Serenades" done by Kris Verwimp
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