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Ancient

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Bergen (early), USA (mid), Italy (later), Greece (now)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Melodic Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Satanism (early), Vampirism, Fears, Horror, Evil
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1992-present
Started in January 1992 by Aphazel as a one-man band.

Originally Ancient was a Norwegian band (from Eidsvågneset in Bergen). Aphazel moved to the USA late 1995 and recruited a whole new band there, but after 3 years decided to relocate to Italy after having met Deadly Kristin. He is currently (as of March 2011) residing in Greece, where it was declared that he had shortened his name to ...
Current
Zel Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1992-present)
See also: ex-Zion, Dirge [Nor], Moonshine, Putrefaction [Nor], ex-Dreamlike Horror
Dhilorz Guitars, Bass (2000-present)
See also: Grind Zero, ex-Unreal, ex-Alice in Darkland, ex-All Amort, ex-Amphitrium, ex-Infliction
Nicholas Barker Drums (2009-present)
See also: 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-Anathema (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
Past
Vassago Rex Unknown
See also: Arvas, ex-Cold Eternity, ex-Aeternus, ex-Dødsfall, ex-Frozen Cries
Kimberly Goss Vocals, Keyboards (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Sinergy, ex-Avernus, ex-Therion, ex-Children of Bodom (live), ex-Dimmu Borgir (live)
Grimm Vocals, Drums (1993-1995)
See also: Dirge [Nor]
Kjetil Drums (1995-1997)
Lord Kaiaphas Drums, Vocals (1995-1998)
See also: Thokkian Vortex, ex-Thokk, ex-Meatgrinder, Minimal Criminal, ex-Grand Belial's Key, ex-Kaiaphas, ex-Zhyin
Luci Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Piano, Cello (1997-?)
See also: Horroble, Fullmoon Sideshow, ex-Wicked Little Dolls
Erichte Vocals (1997-1998)
See also: ex-Spiritus Tenebrae
Scorpios Bass (1998-2001)
See also: Acherontas, Crimson Moon, Melechesh, Possession Ritual, Sabnack, Zemial (live), Akrabu, ex-Demoncy, ex-Dethroned, ex-Hortus Animae (live), ex-E. V. P., ex-Infested, ex-Nibiru
Krigse Drums (1998-2000)
Deadly Kristin Vocals (1998-2003)
See also: Dreamlike Horror, Deadly Kristin, ex-Byaxis, ex-Frozen Soul
GroM Drums, Vocals (2000-2006)
See also: Hortus Animae, The K, ex-Andark (live), Testing Tomorrow, ex-Alice in Darkland, ex-DoomSword, ex-Hate Profile, ex-Martyr Lucifer, ex-Opposite Sides, ex-Defixio, ex-Psychofagist
Morfeus Guitars (2008-?)
See also: Dimension F3H, Viper Solfa, ex-Limbonic Art, ex-Mayhem (live), ex-Megaera
Current (Live)
Aleister Guitars (2001-present)
See also: Faust, ex-Abgott, ex-Vidharr, ex-Bastard Saints (live)
Past (Live)
Profana Drums (?-1998)
See also: Apocryph, Blood Stained Dusk, Octagon, Wormreich, ex-Entrapment
Thidra Guitars (2000-2001)
See also: ex-Faust, ex-Iblis
Bless Keyboards (2004)
See also: Hortus Animae, Space Mirrors, Borderline, Hollywood Roses, Höt, Nashville, Overlook, ex-Martyr Lucifer, ex-Morgan the Bard
Gianka Drums (2007)
See also: Amphitrium, Enough to Kill, ex-Legion
Zel Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1992-present)
See also: ex-Zion, Dirge [Nor], Moonshine, Putrefaction [Nor], ex-Dreamlike Horror
Dhilorz Guitars, Bass (2000-present)
See also: Grind Zero, ex-Unreal, ex-Alice in Darkland, ex-All Amort, ex-Amphitrium, ex-Infliction
Nicholas Barker Drums (2009-present)
See also: 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-Anathema (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
Vassago Rex Unknown
See also: Arvas, ex-Cold Eternity, ex-Aeternus, ex-Dødsfall, ex-Frozen Cries
Kimberly Goss Vocals, Keyboards (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Sinergy, ex-Avernus, ex-Therion, ex-Children of Bodom (live), ex-Dimmu Borgir (live)
Grimm Vocals, Drums (1993-1995)
See also: Dirge [Nor]
Kjetil Drums (1995-1997)
Lord Kaiaphas Drums, Vocals (1995-1998)
See also: Thokkian Vortex, ex-Thokk, ex-Meatgrinder, Minimal Criminal, ex-Grand Belial's Key, ex-Kaiaphas, ex-Zhyin
Luci Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Piano, Cello (1997-?)
See also: Horroble, Fullmoon Sideshow, ex-Wicked Little Dolls
Erichte Vocals (1997-1998)
See also: ex-Spiritus Tenebrae
Scorpios Bass (1998-2001)
See also: Acherontas, Crimson Moon, Melechesh, Possession Ritual, Sabnack, Zemial (live), Akrabu, ex-Demoncy, ex-Dethroned, ex-Hortus Animae (live), ex-E. V. P., ex-Infested, ex-Nibiru
Krigse Drums (1998-2000)
Deadly Kristin Vocals (1998-2003)
See also: Dreamlike Horror, Deadly Kristin, ex-Byaxis, ex-Frozen Soul
GroM Drums, Vocals (2000-2006)
See also: Hortus Animae, The K, ex-Andark (live), Testing Tomorrow, ex-Alice in Darkland, ex-DoomSword, ex-Hate Profile, ex-Martyr Lucifer, ex-Opposite Sides, ex-Defixio, ex-Psychofagist
Morfeus Guitars (2008-?)
See also: Dimension F3H, Viper Solfa, ex-Limbonic Art, ex-Mayhem (live), ex-Megaera
Current
Aleister Guitars (2001-present)
See also: Faust, ex-Abgott, ex-Vidharr, ex-Bastard Saints (live)
Past
Profana Drums (?-1998)
See also: Apocryph, Blood Stained Dusk, Octagon, Wormreich, ex-Entrapment
Thidra Guitars (2000-2001)
See also: ex-Faust, ex-Iblis
Bless Keyboards (2004)
See also: Hortus Animae, Space Mirrors, Borderline, Hollywood Roses, Höt, Nashville, Overlook, ex-Martyr Lucifer, ex-Morgan the Bard
Gianka Drums (2007)
See also: Amphitrium, Enough to Kill, ex-Legion
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: Diamhea
Added on: 2002-07-23 01:47:54 Last modified on: 2014-10-25 00:17:45
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