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Ancient Rites

Country of origin:
Belgium
Location:
Diest, Flemish Brabant
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1988
Genre:
Black Metal, Folk/Viking Metal
Lyrical themes:
Paganism, Satanism, European history/heritage
Current label:
Season of Mist
Years active:
1988-present
The band also had a drummer in 1988 whose name is forgotten/unknown.
Current
Gunther Theys Bass (1988-2004), Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Iron Clad, Lion's Pride, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Addix, ex-Capital Scum, ex-Necrophilia, ex-No Survivors, ex-Nuclear Domination, ex-Subversion
Walter Van Cortenberg Drums (1991-present)
Erik Sprooten Guitars (1996-present)
See also: ex-Inquisitor
Domingo Smets Keyboards (1999-2001), Bass (2005-present)
See also: Persephone's Blade, ex-Gracefallen, Red Nucleus, ex-Agathocles, ex-Renaissance
Davy Wouters Keyboards (2001-2009, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Oblivion, ex-Danse Macabre
Past
Guido (R.I.P.) Guitars
Raf Corten Keyboards (session)
See also: ex-Danse Macabre
Wattie Bass (1988-1989)
Philip (R.I.P. 1990) Guitars (1988-1990)
Stefan (R.I.P.) Drums (1989-1990)
Johan Guitars (1989-1990)
Pascal Guitars (1991-1993)
Franky Guitars (1991)
Bart Vandereycken Guitars (1991-1996, 2003-2007)
Raf Jansen Guitars (1996-1997, 2005-2006)
Jan "Örkki" Yrlund Guitars (1997-2003)
See also: Angel, Imperia, Prestige, Satyrian, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Claymore, ex-Lacrimosa, ex-Two Witches
Past (Live)
Mike Verhoeven Guitars (1996)
See also: Pentacle
Mezzadurus Unknown (1996)
See also: Blood Storm, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Absu (live)
Gunther Theys Bass (1988-2004), Vocals (1988-present)
See also: Iron Clad, Lion's Pride, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Addix, ex-Capital Scum, ex-Necrophilia, ex-No Survivors, ex-Nuclear Domination, ex-Subversion
Walter Van Cortenberg Drums (1991-present)
Erik Sprooten Guitars (1996-present)
See also: ex-Inquisitor
Domingo Smets Keyboards (1999-2001), Bass (2005-present)
See also: Persephone's Blade, ex-Gracefallen, Red Nucleus, ex-Agathocles, ex-Renaissance
Davy Wouters Keyboards (2001-2009, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Oblivion, ex-Danse Macabre
Guido (R.I.P.) Guitars
Raf Corten Keyboards (session)
See also: ex-Danse Macabre
Wattie Bass (1988-1989)
Philip (R.I.P. 1990) Guitars (1988-1990)
Stefan (R.I.P.) Drums (1989-1990)
Johan Guitars (1989-1990)
Pascal Guitars (1991-1993)
Franky Guitars (1991)
Bart Vandereycken Guitars (1991-1996, 2003-2007)
Raf Jansen Guitars (1996-1997, 2005-2006)
Jan "Örkki" Yrlund Guitars (1997-2003)
See also: Angel, Imperia, Prestige, Satyrian, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Claymore, ex-Lacrimosa, ex-Two Witches
Past
Mike Verhoeven Guitars (1996)
See also: Pentacle
Mezzadurus Unknown (1996)
See also: Blood Storm, ex-Goreaphobia, ex-Absu (live)
Added by: Esoteric Modified by: cweed
Added on: 2002-07-11 22:09:24 Last modified on: 2014-07-02 20:59:43
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