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Behemoth

Country of origin:
Poland
Location:
Gdańsk, Pomerania
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Black Metal (early); Black/Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Paganism (early); Satanism, Luciferianism, Blasphemy, Thelema, History (later)
Current label:
New Aeon Musick
Years active:
1991 (as Baphomet), 1991-present
Nergal (Holocausto) and Baal Ravenlock (Sodomizer) initially called their band Baphomet, but quickly changed the name to Behemoth due to there being too many other bands with that name at that time.

Krzysztof Azarewicz wrote many of the lyrics on the following albums: Satanica, Thelema.6, Zos Kia Cultus, Conjuration, Demigod, The Apostasy, Evangelion, and The Satanist.

In July 2007, the ...
Current
Nergal Bass (1991-1995), Guitars, Vocals (1991-present)
See also: ex-Helevorn, ex-Wolverine, Me and That Man, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Damnation
Inferno Drums, Percussion (1997-1999, 2000-present)
See also: Azarath, Terrestrial Hospice, Witchmaster, ex-Christ Agony, ex-Deus Mortem, ex-Damnation, ex-Delirium
Orion Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-present)
See also: Black River, Vesania, ex-Neolithic
Past
Baal Ravenlock Drums, Percussion, Vocals (backing) (1991-1996)
See also: Hell-Born, ex-Damnation, ex-Nekkrofukk (live)
Desecrator Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1991-1992), Bass, Vocals (backing) (1992)
Orcus Bass, Vocals (backing) (1993)
Frost Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1993-1994)
See also: ex-Crionics, ex-Hefeystos, ex-Immemorial, ex-Sons of Serpent, Pigface Beauty, ex-Thy Disease, ex-Blindead, ex-Sinful Carrion, ex-Sane
Les Bass, Vocals (backing) (1995-1997, 1998-1999), Guitars (1999)
See also: Black Altar, Hell-Born, Ofermod (live), ex-Damnation, ex-Evil Death
Mefisto Bass, Vocals (backing) (1997-1999)
Havoc Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2000-2003)
See also: ex-Blindead, ex-Seagulls Insane and Swans Deceased Mining Out the Void, ex-Incorrect Personality, Blindead 23
Current (Live)
Seth Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2004-present)
See also: Nomad
Past (Live)
Bruno Bass, Vocals (backing) (1999)
See also: Prototyp, ex-Anima Vilis, ex-Convent, ex-Damnation, ex-Azarath, ex-Delirium
Novy Bass, Vocals (backing) (2000-2003)
See also: Nader Sadek (live), ex-Condemnation, ex-Dies Irae, ex-Cerebral Concussion, Road's End, ex-Corphagy, ex-Thy Disease, ex-Vader, ex-Virgin Snatch, ex-Against the Plagues, ex-Devilyn, ex-Spinal Cord
Istvan Lendvay Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003)
See also: Rise, ex-Vital Remains (live)
Stoker Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2004)
See also: Goreossion, ex-Dissenter, ex-Elysium, ex-Raincarnation, ex-Torment, ex-F.A.M., ex-Lost Soul, ex-Popiół
Adam Sierżęga Drums (2013, 2016)
See also: Armagedon, Untervoid, Azarath (live), ex-Askalon, ex-Christ the Insane (live), ex-Lost Soul, ex-Shemhamforash
Kerim "Krimh" Lechner Drums (2013)
See also: Act of Denial, Eboncrown, Krimh, Septicflesh, Devin Townsend (live), Harakiri for the Sky (live), Eldvåg, Manège Noir, ex-Decapitated, ex-Thorns of Ivy, ex-Redemptor (live), ex-Vesania (live)
Jon Rice Drums (2017, 2019)
See also: Umbra Vitae, Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats, Cephalic Carnage (live), The Red Chord (live), Scorpion Child, ex-Job for a Cowboy, ex-1349 (live), ex-Abigail Williams (live), ex-Austrian Death Machine (live), ex-Revocation (live), ex-Sirenia (live), ex-Skeletonwitch (live), ex-Crown the Lost, ex-Sinning Is Our Savior, ex-Grave.
Baal Ravenlock Drums (2017)
See also: Hell-Born, ex-Damnation, ex-Nekkrofukk (live)
Desecrator Guitars (2017)
Les Guitars, Bass (2017)
See also: Black Altar, Hell-Born, Ofermod (live), ex-Damnation, ex-Evil Death
Havoc Guitars (2019)
See also: ex-Blindead, ex-Seagulls Insane and Swans Deceased Mining Out the Void, ex-Incorrect Personality, Blindead 23
Nergal Bass (1991-1995), Guitars, Vocals (1991-present)
See also: ex-Helevorn, ex-Wolverine, Me and That Man, ex-Voodoo Gods, ex-Damnation
Inferno Drums, Percussion (1997-1999, 2000-present)
See also: Azarath, Terrestrial Hospice, Witchmaster, ex-Christ Agony, ex-Deus Mortem, ex-Damnation, ex-Delirium
Orion Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003-present)
See also: Black River, Vesania, ex-Neolithic
Baal Ravenlock Drums, Percussion, Vocals (backing) (1991-1996)
See also: Hell-Born, ex-Damnation, ex-Nekkrofukk (live)
Desecrator Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1991-1992), Bass, Vocals (backing) (1992)
Orcus Bass, Vocals (backing) (1993)
Frost Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1993-1994)
See also: ex-Crionics, ex-Hefeystos, ex-Immemorial, ex-Sons of Serpent, Pigface Beauty, ex-Thy Disease, ex-Blindead, ex-Sinful Carrion, ex-Sane
Les Bass, Vocals (backing) (1995-1997, 1998-1999), Guitars (1999)
See also: Black Altar, Hell-Born, Ofermod (live), ex-Damnation, ex-Evil Death
Mefisto Bass, Vocals (backing) (1997-1999)
Havoc Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2000-2003)
See also: ex-Blindead, ex-Seagulls Insane and Swans Deceased Mining Out the Void, ex-Incorrect Personality, Blindead 23
Current
Seth Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2004-present)
See also: Nomad
Past
Bruno Bass, Vocals (backing) (1999)
See also: Prototyp, ex-Anima Vilis, ex-Convent, ex-Damnation, ex-Azarath, ex-Delirium
Novy Bass, Vocals (backing) (2000-2003)
See also: Nader Sadek (live), ex-Condemnation, ex-Dies Irae, ex-Cerebral Concussion, Road's End, ex-Corphagy, ex-Thy Disease, ex-Vader, ex-Virgin Snatch, ex-Against the Plagues, ex-Devilyn, ex-Spinal Cord
Istvan Lendvay Bass, Vocals (backing) (2003)
See also: Rise, ex-Vital Remains (live)
Stoker Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2004)
See also: Goreossion, ex-Dissenter, ex-Elysium, ex-Raincarnation, ex-Torment, ex-F.A.M., ex-Lost Soul, ex-Popiół
Adam Sierżęga Drums (2013, 2016)
See also: Armagedon, Untervoid, Azarath (live), ex-Askalon, ex-Christ the Insane (live), ex-Lost Soul, ex-Shemhamforash
Kerim "Krimh" Lechner Drums (2013)
See also: Act of Denial, Eboncrown, Krimh, Septicflesh, Devin Townsend (live), Harakiri for the Sky (live), Eldvåg, Manège Noir, ex-Decapitated, ex-Thorns of Ivy, ex-Redemptor (live), ex-Vesania (live)
Jon Rice Drums (2017, 2019)
See also: Umbra Vitae, Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats, Cephalic Carnage (live), The Red Chord (live), Scorpion Child, ex-Job for a Cowboy, ex-1349 (live), ex-Abigail Williams (live), ex-Austrian Death Machine (live), ex-Revocation (live), ex-Sirenia (live), ex-Skeletonwitch (live), ex-Crown the Lost, ex-Sinning Is Our Savior, ex-Grave.
Baal Ravenlock Drums (2017)
See also: Hell-Born, ex-Damnation, ex-Nekkrofukk (live)
Desecrator Guitars (2017)
Les Guitars, Bass (2017)
See also: Black Altar, Hell-Born, Ofermod (live), ex-Damnation, ex-Evil Death
Havoc Guitars (2019)
See also: ex-Blindead, ex-Seagulls Insane and Swans Deceased Mining Out the Void, ex-Incorrect Personality, Blindead 23
Added by: Thorlock Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2002-07-18 23:31:34 Last modified on: 2022-06-29 19:01:23