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Antestor

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Jessheim
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Death/Doom Metal (early), Black Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Christianity, Destruction of Evil, Sorrow, Grief
Current label:
Bombworks Records
Years active:
1989-1990 (as Crush Evil), 1990-2007, 2010-present
Formed in 1990 under the name Crush Evil. Antestor means "testify" or "call to witness" in Latin. The band consider their genre of music to be "Atmospheric Sorrow Metal".

During the 1990s they received serious death threats from Euronymous, Varg Vikernes and Faust.

Compilation Appearances:
- "Mercy Lord" to "Come Armageddon" (Sampler, Endtime Productions)
- "Spiritual Disease" to "In the ...
Current
Lars Stokstad Guitars, Vocals (clean) (1991-present), Synthetizers (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Crush Evil, ex-Vaakevandring (live)
Ronny Hansen Vocals (2000-present)
See also: Grave Declaration, Morgenroede, ex-Vaakevandring
Jo Henning Børven Drums (2010-present)
See also: Morgenroede, ex-Arvinger, ex-Grave Declaration, ex-Vardøger
Robert Bordevik Guitars (2010-2011), Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: Vardøger, ex-Grievance
Erik Normann Aanonsen Bass (2011-present)
See also: Haruko, Moddi, Monograf, Ingvild Østgård (live)
Past
Gard Bass (1991-2004)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Armoth Drums (1991-2003)
See also: ex-Crush Evil, Mourning Leaves, ex-The Crest (live)
Pilgrim Guitars (1991-1993)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Martyr Vocals (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Erkebisp Guitars (1995-1997)
Ole Børud Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: Extol, ex-Schaliach, Ole Børud, ex-Børud-Gjengen
Sygmoon Keyboards (2000-2007)
See also: Frosthardr (live), ex-Vaakevandring, Merylia
Thor Georg Buer Bass (2010-2011), Programming (2010-2012), Guitars (2011-2012)
See also: Grave Declaration
Nickolas Main Henriksen Synth (2010-2013)
See also: Oceans of Time, ex-Aspera, ex-Illusion, ex-DesDemon
Past (Live)
Fionnghuala Vocals (female) (2000, 2007)
See also: ex-Slechtvalk, ex-Vaakevandring (live)
Savn Drums (2001-2003)
See also: Frosthardr, ex-Vaakevandring
Jokull Bass, Vocals (2002-2005)
See also: Dödsmarsch, Frosthardr, InnerSiege, Dark Valentine, WarHorse, ex-A Hill to Die Upon (live)
Tony Kirkemo Drums (2004-2005)
See also: Chrome Division, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Old Man's Child
Erkebisp Guitars (2004)
Trond Bjørnstad Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Vaakevandring, ex-Analimal
Gurra Drums (2007)
See also: Crimson Moonlight, Exhale
Lars Stokstad Guitars, Vocals (clean) (1991-present), Synthetizers (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Crush Evil, ex-Vaakevandring (live)
Ronny Hansen Vocals (2000-present)
See also: Grave Declaration, Morgenroede, ex-Vaakevandring
Jo Henning Børven Drums (2010-present)
See also: Morgenroede, ex-Arvinger, ex-Grave Declaration, ex-Vardøger
Robert Bordevik Guitars (2010-2011), Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: Vardøger, ex-Grievance
Erik Normann Aanonsen Bass (2011-present)
See also: Haruko, Moddi, Monograf, Ingvild Østgård (live)
Gard Bass (1991-2004)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Armoth Drums (1991-2003)
See also: ex-Crush Evil, Mourning Leaves, ex-The Crest (live)
Pilgrim Guitars (1991-1993)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Martyr Vocals (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Crush Evil
Erkebisp Guitars (1995-1997)
Ole Børud Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: Extol, ex-Schaliach, Ole Børud, ex-Børud-Gjengen
Sygmoon Keyboards (2000-2007)
See also: Frosthardr (live), ex-Vaakevandring, Merylia
Thor Georg Buer Bass (2010-2011), Programming (2010-2012), Guitars (2011-2012)
See also: Grave Declaration
Nickolas Main Henriksen Synth (2010-2013)
See also: Oceans of Time, ex-Aspera, ex-Illusion, ex-DesDemon
Past
Fionnghuala Vocals (female) (2000, 2007)
See also: ex-Slechtvalk, ex-Vaakevandring (live)
Savn Drums (2001-2003)
See also: Frosthardr, ex-Vaakevandring
Jokull Bass, Vocals (2002-2005)
See also: Dödsmarsch, Frosthardr, InnerSiege, Dark Valentine, WarHorse, ex-A Hill to Die Upon (live)
Tony Kirkemo Drums (2004-2005)
See also: Chrome Division, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Old Man's Child
Erkebisp Guitars (2004)
Trond Bjørnstad Bass (2007)
See also: ex-Vaakevandring, ex-Analimal
Gurra Drums (2007)
See also: Crimson Moonlight, Exhale
Added by: AUTOPSY_666 Modified by: BlackenedZeroth
Added on: 2002-09-24 22:09:56 Last modified on: 2014-10-24 22:06:19
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