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Khonsu

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag
Status:
Active
Formed in:
2012
Genre:
Black/Industrial/Progressive Metal
Lyrical themes:
Evil, Misanthropy, Hatred, Occultism
Current label:
Jhator Recordings
Years active:
2012-present
The band takes its name from the ancient Egyptian lunar deity Khonsu. "Khonsu" translates to "traveller" or "pathfinder" referring to the moon's pathway across the night sky. Some of the imagery used by the band has it origins in ancient Egyptian art where Khonsu's head (sometimes depicted as a hawk) would be crowned by a sun disk and crescent moon.

Khonsu were formed under the name Merah, ...
Current
S. Grønbech All instruments, Vocals (clean) (2012-present)
T'ol Vocals (2014-present)
See also: Killing for Company, ex-Eternal Silence, ex-Chton, ex-Hemnur
Current (Live)
Aethyris MacKay Bass
See also: Grotesque Hysterectomy, Horizon Ablaze, Pantheon I, ex-Infernal Oak, ex-Absu, ex-Melechesh (live)
Kenneth Kapstad Drums
See also: Altaar, Goat the Head, Thorns, Grand General, Monolithic, Motorpsycho, Møster, Resjemheia, Spidergawd, Oslo Ess (live), ex-Ihsahn (live), ex-God Seed, ex-African Pepperbirds, ex-Animal Alpha, ex-Cucumber, ex-Dadafon, ex-Gåte, ex-Martin Hagfors, ex-SoundTank
Obsidian Claw Guitars
See also: Headspin, Keep of Kalessin, ex-Satyricon (live)
S. Grønbech All instruments, Vocals (clean) (2012-present)
T'ol Vocals (2014-present)
See also: Killing for Company, ex-Eternal Silence, ex-Chton, ex-Hemnur
Current
Aethyris MacKay Bass
See also: Grotesque Hysterectomy, Horizon Ablaze, Pantheon I, ex-Infernal Oak, ex-Absu, ex-Melechesh (live)
Kenneth Kapstad Drums
See also: Altaar, Goat the Head, Thorns, Grand General, Monolithic, Motorpsycho, Møster, Resjemheia, Spidergawd, Oslo Ess (live), ex-Ihsahn (live), ex-God Seed, ex-African Pepperbirds, ex-Animal Alpha, ex-Cucumber, ex-Dadafon, ex-Gåte, ex-Martin Hagfors, ex-SoundTank
Obsidian Claw Guitars
See also: Headspin, Keep of Kalessin, ex-Satyricon (live)
Added by: elfstone321 Modified by: Empadale
Added on: 2012-08-22 13:53:51 Last modified on: 2016-12-03 16:30:09