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Ceremonial Castings

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Battle Ground, Washington
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Symphonic Black/Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Evil, Darkness, Satan, Witchcraft (early); H.P Lovecraft (later)
Current label:
Dark Forest Productions
Years active:
1996-2014, 2020-present
The band labels their music as "Bewitching Black Metal".

Lord Serpent (The Witcher) plays bass himself on all releases, but during live performances, OldNick plays these bass parts on his keyboard or plays the bass himself.

The band announced its "(possibly indefinite) hiatus" in September 2014.

Dark Forest Productions is the band's own label.
Logo by Kris Verwimp.

Compilation appearances:
...
Current
OldNick Keyboards, Piano, Bass (1996-2014, 2020-present)
See also: MotörThrone, Mysticism Black, Thy Emptiness, ex-The Dead, ex-Abigail Williams (live), ex-Detrusion, ex-Hellchasm
The Witcher Vocals, Guitars, Bass (1996-2014, 2020-present)
See also: MotörThrone, Thy Emptiness, Uada, ex-Serpent Lord, ex-The Dead, Ornæmental Shine, ex-Mysticism Black (live), ex-Detrusion
Past
Blood Hammer Drums (2004-2014)
See also: Mysticism Black, ex-Abigail Williams (live)
Current (Live)
Michael Thompson Drums (2014)
See also: Carve the Earth, World of Lies, Celestial Void, Lividus, ex-Why Won't You Die
OldNick Keyboards, Piano, Bass (1996-2014, 2020-present)
See also: MotörThrone, Mysticism Black, Thy Emptiness, ex-The Dead, ex-Abigail Williams (live), ex-Detrusion, ex-Hellchasm
The Witcher Vocals, Guitars, Bass (1996-2014, 2020-present)
See also: MotörThrone, Thy Emptiness, Uada, ex-Serpent Lord, ex-The Dead, Ornæmental Shine, ex-Mysticism Black (live), ex-Detrusion
Blood Hammer Drums (2004-2014)
See also: Mysticism Black, ex-Abigail Williams (live)
Current
Michael Thompson Drums (2014)
See also: Carve the Earth, World of Lies, Celestial Void, Lividus, ex-Why Won't You Die
Added by: Warriorofmoderndeath Modified by: TheSlayFer
Added on: 2002-12-26 02:18:09 Last modified on: 2021-10-11 17:56:48