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The Gathering

Country of origin:
Netherlands
Location:
Oss, North Brabant/Nijmegen, Gelderland
Status:
On hold
Formed in:
1989
Genre:
Death/Doom Metal (early), Atmospheric Doom Metal (mid), Atmospheric Rock (later)
Lyrical themes:
Relationships, Social Issues
Last label:
Psychonaut Records
Years active:
1989-2014
In January 2014 The Gathering announced that after 2 more gigs they would go on hiatus.

Although The Gathering started out as a death/doom metal outfit, they have evolved into a more atmospheric rock band throughout the past decade, and have progressed in this direction since vocalist Anneke van Giersbergen joined in the mid 90's.

The Gathering's cover of Dead Can Dance's "In Power We Entrust ...
Last known
Hans Rutten Drums (1989-present)
René Rutten Guitars, Theremin, Digeridoo (1989-present)
Frank Boeijen Keyboards, Grand piano, Samples (1990-present)
Silje Wergeland Vocals (2009-present)
See also: Octavia Sperati, ex-Octavia, ex-Syrach (live)
Past
Henk van Koeverden Keyboards
Hugo Prinsen Geerligs Bass, Flute, Triangle (1989-2004)
Jelmer Wiersma Guitars (electric & acoustic) (1989-1998)
Bart Smits Vocals (1989-1993)
See also: ex-Wish
Marike Groot Vocals (1992-1993)
Martine van Loon Vocals (1993-1994)
See also: ex-Lords of the Stone, ex-Orphanage
Niels Duffhues Vocals, Guitars (acoustic) (1993-1994)
Anneke van Giersbergen Vocals, Guitars (1994-2007)
See also: Agua de Annique, The Gentle Storm, ex-Devin Townsend Project
Marjolein Kooijman Bass (2004-2014)
See also: Le Dimanche, The Sugarettes
Last known (Live)
Hugo Prinsen Geerligs Bass (2010, 2012, 2014)
Jelmer Wiersma Guitars (2012, 2014)
Marike Groot Vocals (2012, 2014)
Bart Smits Vocals (2012, 2014)
See also: ex-Wish
Anneke van Giersbergen Vocals (2014)
See also: Agua de Annique, The Gentle Storm, ex-Devin Townsend Project
Hans Rutten Drums (1989-present)
René Rutten Guitars, Theremin, Digeridoo (1989-present)
Frank Boeijen Keyboards, Grand piano, Samples (1990-present)
Silje Wergeland Vocals (2009-present)
See also: Octavia Sperati, ex-Octavia, ex-Syrach (live)
Henk van Koeverden Keyboards
Hugo Prinsen Geerligs Bass, Flute, Triangle (1989-2004)
Jelmer Wiersma Guitars (electric & acoustic) (1989-1998)
Bart Smits Vocals (1989-1993)
See also: ex-Wish
Marike Groot Vocals (1992-1993)
Martine van Loon Vocals (1993-1994)
See also: ex-Lords of the Stone, ex-Orphanage
Niels Duffhues Vocals, Guitars (acoustic) (1993-1994)
Anneke van Giersbergen Vocals, Guitars (1994-2007)
See also: Agua de Annique, The Gentle Storm, ex-Devin Townsend Project
Marjolein Kooijman Bass (2004-2014)
See also: Le Dimanche, The Sugarettes
Last known
Hugo Prinsen Geerligs Bass (2010, 2012, 2014)
Jelmer Wiersma Guitars (2012, 2014)
Marike Groot Vocals (2012, 2014)
Bart Smits Vocals (2012, 2014)
See also: ex-Wish
Anneke van Giersbergen Vocals (2014)
See also: Agua de Annique, The Gentle Storm, ex-Devin Townsend Project
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: Caliginosity
Added on: 2002-07-23 03:56:54 Last modified on: 2014-10-18 00:34:23
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