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Nocturnal Rites

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
UmeƄ
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Death Metal (early), Power Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Fantasy, Science Fiction
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1990 (as Necronomic), 1990-present
Nocturnal Rites started off as death metal, recording one demo and a promo in this style. After a few years their sound gradually became more melodic and by the time they released their first album they were playing power metal.

Mattias Bernhardsson played keyboards on the first two albums on a session basis before being added to the official line-up for The Sacred Talisman, Afterlife and ...
Current
Nils Eriksson Bass (1990-present)
See also: Guillotine
Fredrik Mannberg Guitars (1990-present), Vocals (1990-1993)
See also: Guillotine, ex-Ligament, ex-Engraved
Owe Lingvall Drums (1998-present)
Jonny Lindqvist Vocals (2000-present)
See also: ex-Arrows, ex-Mogg
Chris Rörland Guitars (lead) (2010-present)
See also: Sabaton, TME
Past
Tommy Eriksson Drums (1990-1992)
See also: Saturnalia Temple, Shadowseeds, Lapis Niger, ex-Therion, ex-Ligament
Ulf Andersson Drums (1992-1998)
See also: ex-Ancient, ex-Ancient Wisdom, ex-Naglfar
Mikael Söderström Guitars (rhythm) (1992-1997)
Anders Zackrisson Vocals (1993-2000)
See also: Planet Storm, ex-Gotham City, Shade of Grey
Nils Norberg Guitars (lead) (1997-2008)
Mattias Bernhardsson Keyboards (1999-2003)
See also: Shade of Grey
Nils Eriksson Bass (1990-present)
See also: Guillotine
Fredrik Mannberg Guitars (1990-present), Vocals (1990-1993)
See also: Guillotine, ex-Ligament, ex-Engraved
Owe Lingvall Drums (1998-present)
Jonny Lindqvist Vocals (2000-present)
See also: ex-Arrows, ex-Mogg
Chris Rörland Guitars (lead) (2010-present)
See also: Sabaton, TME
Tommy Eriksson Drums (1990-1992)
See also: Saturnalia Temple, Shadowseeds, Lapis Niger, ex-Therion, ex-Ligament
Ulf Andersson Drums (1992-1998)
See also: ex-Ancient, ex-Ancient Wisdom, ex-Naglfar
Mikael Söderström Guitars (rhythm) (1992-1997)
Anders Zackrisson Vocals (1993-2000)
See also: Planet Storm, ex-Gotham City, Shade of Grey
Nils Norberg Guitars (lead) (1997-2008)
Mattias Bernhardsson Keyboards (1999-2003)
See also: Shade of Grey
Added by: TheGreatNads Modified by: edwild
Added on: 2002-07-18 23:15:24 Last modified on: 2014-08-03 17:28:19
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