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Anathema

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Liverpool, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Doom/Death Metal (early), Progressive/Alternative Rock (later)
Lyrical themes:
Doom, Personal struggles, Love, Despair
Current label:
Kscope Music
Years active:
1990 (as Pagan Angel), 1990-present
In the beginning, Anathema were a doom/death metal band. Progressively, they've changed their music, today playing atmospheric rock with elements of progressive rock.

Guitarist Vincent Cavanagh took over as the band's vocalist when Darren J. White left. Anathema currently have four of the original five band members in their line-up, but Vincent Cavanagh has been the only ever-present.

Daniel ...
Current
Jamie Cavanagh Bass (1990-1991, 2001-present)
John Douglas Drums (1990-1997, 1998-2014), Keyboards (2011-present), Percussion, Programming (2014-present)
Vincent Cavanagh Guitars (1990-present), Vocals (lead) (1995-present), Keyboards (2011-present)
See also: ex-Valle Crucis
Danny Cavanagh Guitars, Keyboards, Piano, Vocals (1990-2002, 2003-present)
See also: ex-Lid, Leafblade
Lee Douglas Vocals (backing) (2000-present), Vocals (lead) (2003-present)
Daniel Cardoso Keyboards, Drums (2012-present)
See also: Arcane Wisdom, ex-Head Control System, Kandia (live), ex-Heavenwood, ex-Holocausto Canibal, ex-Scar for Life, ex-The Firstborn, ex-Why Angels Fall, ex-Re:aktor, ex-Sirius, ex-Oblique Rain (live), ex-Leafblade, ex-Projecto Alpha, ex-SinDRomE, ex-Twilight (Prt), ex-Vertigo Steps
Past
Darren J. White Vocals (lead) (1990-1995)
See also: Serotonal, ex-The Blood Divine, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dead Men Dream
Duncan Patterson Bass, Keyboards (1991-1998)
See also: Alternative 4, Íon, ex-Antimatter, ex-Dreambreed
Shaun Taylor-Steels Drums (1997-1998)
See also: Severed Heaven, Vagrant God, Vestige of Virtue, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Solstice, ex-Ironside
Dave Pybus Bass (1998-2001)
See also: ex-Darkened, ex-Angtoria, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Massacre, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Prong (live), ex-Anul Death, ex-Dreambreed, ex-The Hatebreeders
Les Smith Keyboards (2000-2011)
See also: ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Tourettes, ex-Ship of Fools
Past (Live)
Martin Powell Keyboards (1998-2000)
See also: Alternative 4 (live), ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Tiamat (live), ex-Cryptal Darkness
George Roberts Bass (2001)
Nicholas Barker Drums (2009)
See also: Ancient, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Twilight of the Gods, Brujeria (live), Noctis Imperium (live), Possessed (live), ex-Monolith, ex-Catalepsy, United Forces, ex-Atrocity, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Leaves' Eyes, ex-Sadistic Intent, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Benediction (live), ex-Borknagar (live), ex-Cancer (live), ex-Cerebral Fix (live), ex-Criminal (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-God Seed (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Testament (live), ex-Driven by Suffering
Daniel Cardoso Keyboards (2011-2012)
See also: Arcane Wisdom, ex-Head Control System, Kandia (live), ex-Heavenwood, ex-Holocausto Canibal, ex-Scar for Life, ex-The Firstborn, ex-Why Angels Fall, ex-Re:aktor, ex-Sirius, ex-Oblique Rain (live), ex-Leafblade, ex-Projecto Alpha, ex-SinDRomE, ex-Twilight (Prt), ex-Vertigo Steps
Tobel Lopes Bass (2013)
Jamie Cavanagh Bass (1990-1991, 2001-present)
John Douglas Drums (1990-1997, 1998-2014), Keyboards (2011-present), Percussion, Programming (2014-present)
Vincent Cavanagh Guitars (1990-present), Vocals (lead) (1995-present), Keyboards (2011-present)
See also: ex-Valle Crucis
Danny Cavanagh Guitars, Keyboards, Piano, Vocals (1990-2002, 2003-present)
See also: ex-Lid, Leafblade
Lee Douglas Vocals (backing) (2000-present), Vocals (lead) (2003-present)
Daniel Cardoso Keyboards, Drums (2012-present)
See also: Arcane Wisdom, ex-Head Control System, Kandia (live), ex-Heavenwood, ex-Holocausto Canibal, ex-Scar for Life, ex-The Firstborn, ex-Why Angels Fall, ex-Re:aktor, ex-Sirius, ex-Oblique Rain (live), ex-Leafblade, ex-Projecto Alpha, ex-SinDRomE, ex-Twilight (Prt), ex-Vertigo Steps
Darren J. White Vocals (lead) (1990-1995)
See also: Serotonal, ex-The Blood Divine, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dead Men Dream
Duncan Patterson Bass, Keyboards (1991-1998)
See also: Alternative 4, Íon, ex-Antimatter, ex-Dreambreed
Shaun Taylor-Steels Drums (1997-1998)
See also: Severed Heaven, Vagrant God, Vestige of Virtue, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Solstice, ex-Ironside
Dave Pybus Bass (1998-2001)
See also: ex-Darkened, ex-Angtoria, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Massacre, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Prong (live), ex-Anul Death, ex-Dreambreed, ex-The Hatebreeders
Les Smith Keyboards (2000-2011)
See also: ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Tourettes, ex-Ship of Fools
Past
Martin Powell Keyboards (1998-2000)
See also: Alternative 4 (live), ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Tiamat (live), ex-Cryptal Darkness
George Roberts Bass (2001)
Nicholas Barker Drums (2009)
See also: Ancient, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Twilight of the Gods, Brujeria (live), Noctis Imperium (live), Possessed (live), ex-Monolith, ex-Catalepsy, United Forces, ex-Atrocity, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Leaves' Eyes, ex-Sadistic Intent, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Benediction (live), ex-Borknagar (live), ex-Cancer (live), ex-Cerebral Fix (live), ex-Criminal (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-God Seed (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Testament (live), ex-Driven by Suffering
Daniel Cardoso Keyboards (2011-2012)
See also: Arcane Wisdom, ex-Head Control System, Kandia (live), ex-Heavenwood, ex-Holocausto Canibal, ex-Scar for Life, ex-The Firstborn, ex-Why Angels Fall, ex-Re:aktor, ex-Sirius, ex-Oblique Rain (live), ex-Leafblade, ex-Projecto Alpha, ex-SinDRomE, ex-Twilight (Prt), ex-Vertigo Steps
Tobel Lopes Bass (2013)
Added by: Thorlock Modified by: kalervon
Added on: 2002-07-20 22:19:09 Last modified on: 2014-07-21 20:41:53
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