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Real/full name:
Dimitris "Jim" Patsouris / Δημήτρης Πατσούρης
49 (born 1971)
Place of origin:
Greece (Athens, Attica)


Jim Patsouris was the first bassist and a founding member of the Greek black metal band Rotting Christ. He was also the first bassist in Varathron. He appears on both Rotting Christ's Thy Mighty Contract and Varathron's His Majesty at the Swamp, two of Hellenic black metal's most recognised and defining albums.

He left Varathron in 1993, shortly after their full-length debut. He did two more ...


Ex-owner of Metal Era record store in Athens, Greece from 1994 to 2009 and contributor to Heavy Metal Cosmos webzine.

All the backing vocals Jim has done on Rotting Christ releases are merely screams.

Co-publisher of Genital Necrosis zine.

Medieval Demon

Bass (2019-present)

Yoth Iria

As Jim Mutilator:
Bass (2019-present)

2020 Under His Sway (EP) Bass, Songwriting, Lyrics

Black Church

Bass (1984-1987)

Industrial Resistance

As Jim:
Bass (1988)

Rotting Christ

As Jim Mutilator:
Bass (1987-1996)

1988 Leprosy of Death (Demo) Bass, Vocals (backing)
1989 Decline's Return (Demo) Bass, Lyrics (as "Jim")
1989 The Other Side of Life (Split) Bass, Lyrics
1989 Satanas Tedeum (Demo) Bass, Vocals (backing), Lyrics
1991 Rotting Christ / Monumentum (Split) Bass, Lyrics
1991 Passage to Arcturo (EP) Bass, Vocals (backing), Lyrics
1992 Ade's Winds (Demo) Bass, Lyrics
1992 Dawn of the Iconoclast (Single) Bass, Vocals (backing), Lyrics
1993 Αποκαθήλωσις (Single) Bass, Lyrics
1993 Thy Mighty Contract Bass, Lyrics
1994 Non Serviam Bass, Lyrics
1995 The Mystical Meeting (Compilation) Bass, Lyrics
1996 Triarchy of the Lost Lovers Bass, Lyrics
1997 The Mystical Meeting (Compilation) Bass
2006 Passage to Arcturo + Non Serviam (Compilation) Bass, Lyrics
2009 Semigods of the Serpent Cult (Compilation) Bass (tracks 1-2)
2013 Promo 1995 (EP) Bass
2014 25 Years: The Path of Evil Existence (Compilation) Bass (tracks 9-14)
2018 Under Our Black Cult (Boxed set) Bass, Lyrics
(show all)


Bass (1988-1993)

1989 Procreation of the Unaltered Evil (Demo) Bass (as "Jim")
1990 Genesis of Apocryphal Desire (Demo) Bass (as "Jim")
1991 One Step Beyond Dreams (Single) Bass (as "Jim")
1992 The Black Arts / The Everlasting Sins (Split) Bass
1993 His Majesty at the Swamp Bass (track 8), Songwriting, Lyrics
2004 Live at the Swamp (Demo) Bass
2012 Genesis of the Unaltered Evil (Compilation) Bass (tracks 1-6, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15)

Black Goat

2020 Dominion of Fire recitation (track 8)


As Jim Mutilator:

2019 Protogoni Mavri Magiki Dynasteia Vocals (additional) (track 1)

Rotting Christ

2003 In Domine Sathana (Video) Bass (tracks 17-22)

Rotting Christ

1991 Passage to Arcturo (EP) Cover concept
1997 A Dead Poem Lyrics (tracks 2, 3, 6, 7, 9) (as "Jim")
1999 Sleep of the Angels Lyrics (track 5)

Vice Human

2006 Escape Songwriting, Lyrics
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