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Svartsyn

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Nynäshamn, Stockholm (early); Belgium (later)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1993
Genre:
Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Satanism, Death worship, Darkness, Misanthropy, Babylonian/Sumerian Mythology
Current label:
Carnal Records
Years active:
1991-1993 (as Chalice), 1993-present
Svartsyn is a Swedish word for "pessimism."

Relocated to Belgium sometime after the release of Timeless Reign (2007).

Compilation appearances:
- "Black Sabbath" on Törnen Tape (unknown label, 1993)
- "A Cursed Blaze From the Castle" on Goat of the Harvest Vol. 1 (Goat of the Harvest Productions, 1996)
- "Vampyric Sleep" on Fear Candy 23 (Terrorizer Magazine, 2005)
Current
Ornias Vocals (1993-present), Bass (1994-1998, 2002-present), Drums (1994-1996), Guitars (1996-present)
See also: ex-Chalice, ex-Triumphator (live)
Past
Surth Guitars (1994-1996)
See also: Eternal Darkness, ex-Satans Vind, ex-Unpure
Draugen Drums (1996-2010)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Illska, ex-Incursion, ex-Dark Funeral, ex-Triumphator (live)
Kolgrim Bass (1998-2000)
See also: Unpure, ex-Incursion, ex-Illska
Whorth Bass (2001)
See also: Malign, ex-Belthan, ex-Werewolf, ex-Watain (live), ex-Triumphator (live)
Past (Live)
Henke Svegsjö Guitars (1998)
See also: ex-Ancient Winds, ex-Angel's Blood, ex-Winds, ex-Thyrfing, ex-Construcdead
Ornias Vocals (1993-present), Bass (1994-1998, 2002-present), Drums (1994-1996), Guitars (1996-present)
See also: ex-Chalice, ex-Triumphator (live)
Surth Guitars (1994-1996)
See also: Eternal Darkness, ex-Satans Vind, ex-Unpure
Draugen Drums (1996-2010)
See also: ex-Azrael, ex-Illska, ex-Incursion, ex-Dark Funeral, ex-Triumphator (live)
Kolgrim Bass (1998-2000)
See also: Unpure, ex-Incursion, ex-Illska
Whorth Bass (2001)
See also: Malign, ex-Belthan, ex-Werewolf, ex-Watain (live), ex-Triumphator (live)
Past
Henke Svegsjö Guitars (1998)
See also: ex-Ancient Winds, ex-Angel's Blood, ex-Winds, ex-Thyrfing, ex-Construcdead
Added by: Grimulfr Modified by: AndrewPYL
Added on: 2002-09-29 01:43:01 Last modified on: 2023-01-15 03:20:54