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Old Man's Child

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Jessheim / Oslo
Status:
Unknown
Formed in:
1993
Genre:
Melodic Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Satanism, Evil, Sorrow, Misanthropy, Death
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1989-1993 (as Requiem), 1993-?
The name "Old Man's Child" was taken from a term found in a Viking book by a former member, and the band ended up using it as they wanted a unique name to stand out. It was long believed to mean "son of Satan/the devil," but this is apparently not so.

The group first went by the name Requiem, which was originally a Metallica and Slayer cover band formed in 1989. By 1993, they had become a ...
Last known
Galder Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards (1993-?)
See also: Dimmu Borgir, ex-Requiem, ex-Dødheimsgard
Past
Tjodalv Drums (1993-1995, 1999-2001)
See also: Abyssic, Gromth, Susperia, ex-Black Comedy, ex-Requiem, ex-Seven Sins, ex-Dimmu Borgir
Jardar Guitars (1993-1997, 1999-2003)
See also: ex-Requiem, ex-Insidious Disease
Brynjard Tristan Bass (1994-1995)
See also: Angstkrieg, Bloodlust, ex-Dimmu Borgir
Gonde Bass (1995-1997)
See also: Vestige of Virtue, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Funeral, ex-Tulus
Aldrahn Vocals (1995)
See also: Thorns, Urarv, ex-Zyklon-B, ex-Dødheimsgard, ex-The Deathtrip, ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Antenora, ex-Haerfaerd
Tony Kirkemo Drums (1996-1997)
See also: Chrome Division, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Antestor (live)
Memnoch Bass (1999-2001)
See also: Abyssic, Susperia, ex-Lost in Time, ex-Metadox, ex-Vanaheim, ex-Seven Sins, Antiqva, Art of Departure, ex-Black Comedy
Grimar Drums (1999-2000)
See also: Forgery, ex-54, ex-Mandylion
Nicholas Barker Drums (2003)
See also: Ancient, Brujeria, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Obskkvlt, Twilight of the Gods, Noctis Imperium (live), Nuclear Assault (live), ex-Monolith, ex-Catalepsy, Monstrance, United Forces, ex-Atrocity, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Leaves' Eyes, ex-Sadistic Intent, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Anathema (live), ex-Benediction (live), ex-Borknagar (live), ex-Cancer (live), ex-Criminal (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Possessed (live), ex-Testament (live), ex-Voices (live), ex-Cerebral Fix (live), ex-Driven by Suffering
Past (Live)
Sarke Drums (1997)
See also: Khold, Sarke, Tulus, ex-Valhall, ex-Sensa Anima
Gene Hoglan Drums (1998-1999)
See also: Brendon Small's Galaktikon, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Anthrax (live), ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Zimmers Hole, ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Fear Factory, ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Punisher Guitars, Bass (1998)
See also: ex-Optoletum, ex-Nuctemeron
Vidvandre Keyboards (2000)
See also: ex-Alsvartr, ex-Grand Alchemist, ex-Vidsyn, ex-Vintersorg (live), ex-Apostasy
Galder Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards (1993-?)
See also: Dimmu Borgir, ex-Requiem, ex-Dødheimsgard
Tjodalv Drums (1993-1995, 1999-2001)
See also: Abyssic, Gromth, Susperia, ex-Black Comedy, ex-Requiem, ex-Seven Sins, ex-Dimmu Borgir
Jardar Guitars (1993-1997, 1999-2003)
See also: ex-Requiem, ex-Insidious Disease
Brynjard Tristan Bass (1994-1995)
See also: Angstkrieg, Bloodlust, ex-Dimmu Borgir
Gonde Bass (1995-1997)
See also: Vestige of Virtue, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Funeral, ex-Tulus
Aldrahn Vocals (1995)
See also: Thorns, Urarv, ex-Zyklon-B, ex-Dødheimsgard, ex-The Deathtrip, ex-Dimmu Borgir (live), ex-Antenora, ex-Haerfaerd
Tony Kirkemo Drums (1996-1997)
See also: Chrome Division, ex-Minas Tirith, ex-Antestor (live)
Memnoch Bass (1999-2001)
See also: Abyssic, Susperia, ex-Lost in Time, ex-Metadox, ex-Vanaheim, ex-Seven Sins, Antiqva, Art of Departure, ex-Black Comedy
Grimar Drums (1999-2000)
See also: Forgery, ex-54, ex-Mandylion
Nicholas Barker Drums (2003)
See also: Ancient, Brujeria, Liquid Graveyard, Lock Up, Obskkvlt, Twilight of the Gods, Noctis Imperium (live), Nuclear Assault (live), ex-Monolith, ex-Catalepsy, Monstrance, United Forces, ex-Atrocity, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Leaves' Eyes, ex-Sadistic Intent, ex-Anaal Nathrakh (live), ex-Anathema (live), ex-Benediction (live), ex-Borknagar (live), ex-Cancer (live), ex-Criminal (live), ex-Exodus (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Possessed (live), ex-Testament (live), ex-Voices (live), ex-Cerebral Fix (live), ex-Driven by Suffering
Past
Sarke Drums (1997)
See also: Khold, Sarke, Tulus, ex-Valhall, ex-Sensa Anima
Gene Hoglan Drums (1998-1999)
See also: Brendon Small's Galaktikon, Dark Angel, Dethklok, Mechanism, Pitch Black Forecast, Testament, Anthrax (live), ex-Daemon, ex-Meldrum, ex-Strapping Young Lad, ex-Tenet, Death DTA (live), ex-Devin Townsend, ex-Just Cause, ex-Memorain, ex-Viking, ex-Zimmers Hole, ex-Opeth (live), ex-Unearth (live), ex-Forbidden, ex-Death, ex-Wargod, ex-Fear Factory, ex-The Almighty Punchdrunk, ex-The Ani Kyd Band
Punisher Guitars, Bass (1998)
See also: ex-Optoletum, ex-Nuctemeron
Vidvandre Keyboards (2000)
See also: ex-Alsvartr, ex-Grand Alchemist, ex-Vidsyn, ex-Vintersorg (live), ex-Apostasy
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Added on: 2002-07-19 20:40:57 Last modified on: 2019-10-14 14:37:05