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Bethlehem

Country of origin:
Germany
Location:
Grevenbroich, North Rhine-Westphalia
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Black/Doom Metal, Experimental Rock/Metal
Lyrical themes:
Suicide, Death, Madness, Abstract/Surrealism
Current label:
Prophecy Productions
Years active:
1991-2015, 2015-present
Before starting Bethlehem, Bartsch and Matton used to play in a thrash metal band called Morbid Vision.

In the movie Gummo, Bethlehem's music is played in a scene showing 2 kids torturing a cat; and 2 of their songs are featured in the official soundtrack.

Until Dictius Te Necare, Bethlehem faced censorship and was even banned from playing in some German cities. It started when Matton gave one ...
Current
Jürgen Bartsch Bass (1991-present), Keyboards (1991-2011), Electronics (2004), Guitars (2014)
See also: Stahlmantel, ex-Deinonychus, ex-Morbid Vision, ex-Weird Kong
Florian "Torturer" Klein Drums, Samples (2011-2015, 2017-present)
See also: Cadaver Disposal, Goat Torment, IT, Mor Dagor, ex-Inferius Torment, ex-Dämmerfarben, ex-Belphegor (live)
Karzov Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Bog Morok, Cerebrium, Morguenstern, Shexna, ex-Во Скорбях, Downgrade, Flammenform 36
Onielar Vocals (2016-present)
See also: Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult
Past
Chris Steinhoff Drums (1991-1996)
See also: ex-Beatifix, ex-Scarecrow
Bianca de Loryn Guitars (1991-1992)
Klaus Matton Guitars (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Morbid Vision, abschied2
Sandra Matton Keyboards (1991-1992)
Andreas Classen Vocals (1991-1994)
See also: Kadathorn, Paragon Belial, ex-Dark Creation, ex-Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, ex-Shining, ex-Made of Iron
Sephiroth Vocals (1995)
See also: Legion of the Damned, ex-Bestial Summoning, ex-Occult, ex-Deinonychus
Rainer Landfermann Vocals (1995-1996)
See also: ex-Lovelorn, ex-Pavor
Marcus Losen Drums (1996-1998)
See also: Anti, ex-Paragon Belial, ex-Phantom Rockers
Marco Kehren Vocals (1996-1997)
See also: Deinonychus, Stahlmantel, ex-Malefic Oath, Nihil Novi Sub Sole
Cathrin Campen Vocals (1997-1998)
Wolz Drums (1999-2011, 2016-?)
See also: Deinonychus, Halgadom, Imperia, ex-Angel, ex-Dakria, ex-Kingdom of Salvation, ex-A-Rise, ex-Sahara Dust
Olaf Eckhardt Guitars (2000-2014)
See also: Punt E Mes
Reiner Tiedemann Keyboards (2001-2003)
See also: Stahlmantel
Guido Meyer de Voltaire Vocals (2001-2004, 2013-2014)
See also: Aardvarks, Revel in Void, ex-Augury, ex-Misticia
Andreas Tekath Keyboards (2004)
Matron Thorn Guitars (2009-2010)
See also: Andacht, Benighted in Sodom, Crowhurst, Death Fetishist, Matron Thorn, Præternatura, Ævangelist, Midwinter Storm, ex-Blight, Carrie White Burns in Hell, Carrion Blues, Cathaaria, Disenchantra, Palindrome, Vagrant Starscape, ex-Chaos Moon, ex-Leviathan
Jonathan "Marquis" Théry Vocals (2009)
See also: Ataraxie, Funeralium, Void Paradigm, ex-Hyadningar, ex-Despond, ex-Reign of Evil
Niklas Kvarforth Vocals (2009-2011)
See also: Shining, Skitliv, ex-Funeral Dirge, Niklas Kvarforth, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Diabolicum, ex-Ondskapt, ex-Incinerate / Tyrant
Lola Keyboards (2011)
See also: ex-Tavaron
Rogier Droog Vocals (2011-2012)
See also: Hell Militia, Valkyrja, Weltbrand, Bunkur (live), Styxian Industries (live), ex-Dark Remains, ex-Funeral Winds, ex-Goat Torment (live), ex-Ordo Draconis
Malte Langenbrinck Vocals (2011)
See also: Chaos Invocation
Eva Haas Samples, Keyboards, Vocals (female) (2012-?)
Schmied Vocals (2012), Vocals, Bass (2014-2015)
See also: Mor Dagor, Haradwaith (live), ex-Demogordon, ex-Sektemtum
Felix Wahn Guitars (2014-2015)
See also: Mallevs Maleficarvm, Mordak (live), Nargaroth (live), Narvik (live), ex-Mor Dagor, ex-Goat Torment (live), ex-Gargantum
Past (Live)
Katzy Betancourt Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2011)
Jürgen Bartsch Bass (1991-present), Keyboards (1991-2011), Electronics (2004), Guitars (2014)
See also: Stahlmantel, ex-Deinonychus, ex-Morbid Vision, ex-Weird Kong
Florian "Torturer" Klein Drums, Samples (2011-2015, 2017-present)
See also: Cadaver Disposal, Goat Torment, IT, Mor Dagor, ex-Inferius Torment, ex-Dämmerfarben, ex-Belphegor (live)
Karzov Guitars (2016-present)
See also: Bog Morok, Cerebrium, Morguenstern, Shexna, ex-Во Скорбях, Downgrade, Flammenform 36
Onielar Vocals (2016-present)
See also: Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult
Chris Steinhoff Drums (1991-1996)
See also: ex-Beatifix, ex-Scarecrow
Bianca de Loryn Guitars (1991-1992)
Klaus Matton Guitars (1991-2000)
See also: ex-Morbid Vision, abschied2
Sandra Matton Keyboards (1991-1992)
Andreas Classen Vocals (1991-1994)
See also: Kadathorn, Paragon Belial, ex-Dark Creation, ex-Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, ex-Shining, ex-Made of Iron
Sephiroth Vocals (1995)
See also: Legion of the Damned, ex-Bestial Summoning, ex-Occult, ex-Deinonychus
Rainer Landfermann Vocals (1995-1996)
See also: ex-Lovelorn, ex-Pavor
Marcus Losen Drums (1996-1998)
See also: Anti, ex-Paragon Belial, ex-Phantom Rockers
Marco Kehren Vocals (1996-1997)
See also: Deinonychus, Stahlmantel, ex-Malefic Oath, Nihil Novi Sub Sole
Cathrin Campen Vocals (1997-1998)
Wolz Drums (1999-2011, 2016-?)
See also: Deinonychus, Halgadom, Imperia, ex-Angel, ex-Dakria, ex-Kingdom of Salvation, ex-A-Rise, ex-Sahara Dust
Olaf Eckhardt Guitars (2000-2014)
See also: Punt E Mes
Reiner Tiedemann Keyboards (2001-2003)
See also: Stahlmantel
Guido Meyer de Voltaire Vocals (2001-2004, 2013-2014)
See also: Aardvarks, Revel in Void, ex-Augury, ex-Misticia
Andreas Tekath Keyboards (2004)
Matron Thorn Guitars (2009-2010)
See also: Andacht, Benighted in Sodom, Crowhurst, Death Fetishist, Matron Thorn, Præternatura, Ævangelist, Midwinter Storm, ex-Blight, Carrie White Burns in Hell, Carrion Blues, Cathaaria, Disenchantra, Palindrome, Vagrant Starscape, ex-Chaos Moon, ex-Leviathan
Jonathan "Marquis" Théry Vocals (2009)
See also: Ataraxie, Funeralium, Void Paradigm, ex-Hyadningar, ex-Despond, ex-Reign of Evil
Niklas Kvarforth Vocals (2009-2011)
See also: Shining, Skitliv, ex-Funeral Dirge, Niklas Kvarforth, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Diabolicum, ex-Ondskapt, ex-Incinerate / Tyrant
Lola Keyboards (2011)
See also: ex-Tavaron
Rogier Droog Vocals (2011-2012)
See also: Hell Militia, Valkyrja, Weltbrand, Bunkur (live), Styxian Industries (live), ex-Dark Remains, ex-Funeral Winds, ex-Goat Torment (live), ex-Ordo Draconis
Malte Langenbrinck Vocals (2011)
See also: Chaos Invocation
Eva Haas Samples, Keyboards, Vocals (female) (2012-?)
Schmied Vocals (2012), Vocals, Bass (2014-2015)
See also: Mor Dagor, Haradwaith (live), ex-Demogordon, ex-Sektemtum
Felix Wahn Guitars (2014-2015)
See also: Mallevs Maleficarvm, Mordak (live), Nargaroth (live), Narvik (live), ex-Mor Dagor, ex-Goat Torment (live), ex-Gargantum
Past
Katzy Betancourt Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2011)
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Added on: 2002-07-30 14:39:23 Last modified on: 2017-11-07 11:32:12