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Rotting Christ

Country of origin:
Greece
Location:
Athens, Attica
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1987
Genre:
Grindcore, Black Metal (early); Gothic Metal (mid); Melodic Black Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Anti-Christianity, Occultism, Mythology, Satanism
Current label:
Season of Mist
Years active:
1984-1987 (as Black Church), 1987-present
According to Jim Mutilator in the book 'Non Serviam', he created the band in 1984 under the name Black Church along with some of his classmates. Later on, Sakis Tolis and Themis Tolis joined Black Church and they changed the name to Rotting Christ in 1987.

From 1987 to 1989, Rotting Christ played grindcore. On their 1989 demo, Satanas Tedeum, their sound shifted towards black metal. In due time, ...
Current
Themis Tolis Drums (1987-present)
See also: ex-Varathron, ex-Zemial (live), ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Sakis Tolis Vocals, Guitars (1987-present)
See also: Thou Art Lord, ex-Desolation, ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Past
Jim Mutilator Bass (1987-1996)
See also: Medieval Demon, Yoth Iria, ex-Varathron, ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Morbid/Magus Wampyr Daoloth Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1991-1995)
See also: Necromantia, Principality of Hell, Thou Art Lord, Yoth Iria, ex-N.A.O.S., ex-Raism, ex-Diabolos Rising, ex-Necromancy, ex-Zemial (live), ex-Mortify, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Demented, ex-Wampyre ShadowWolf
Andreas Lagios Bass (1996-2012)
See also: Nightstalker
Costas Vassilakopoulos Guitars (1997-2004)
See also: ex-Corruption
George Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Nortron-X, ex-Siva Six
Giorgos Bokos Guitars (2006-2012)
See also: Stone Cold Dead, ex-Exhibition, ex-Nightfall, ex-Obsecration, ex-Sickening Horror
Current (Live)
Kostas Heliotis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2019-present)
See also: ex-Chronosphere, ex-Homo Sapiens, ex-Beating Bianca
Kostis Foukarakis Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2019-present)
See also: Exarsis
Past (Live)
Roberto Garchitorena Bass (1991)
See also: Fermento, ex-Primigenium
Stavros Mitropoulos Guitars (1993, 1996)
See also: ex-Horrified, Dirty Granny Tales, ex-Varathron
Panayiotis Keyboards (1993, 1996-1998)
Bill Zobolas Guitars (1994-1995)
See also: Diavolos, Principality of Hell, Soulskinner, Thou Art Lord, Zaratus, ex-Vanity, ex-Terra Tenebrae, ex-Nergal, ex-Altar, ex-Wampyre ShadowWolf
Kaneshka Bass (1996)
Makka Freiwald Drums (1996)
See also: Bonded, Despair, Everflow, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Sodom, ex-Kreator (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger
Costas Vassilakopoulos Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: ex-Corruption
Ricardo Amorim Guitars (1996)
See also: Moonspell, ex-Dæmonarch, ex-Paranormal Waltz
Alexander Haritakis Guitars (2004-2006)
See also: ex-Ensemble, Fundracar, ex-Septicflesh (live)
Giorgos Bokos Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: Stone Cold Dead, ex-Exhibition, ex-Nightfall, ex-Obsecration, ex-Sickening Horror
Vagelis Karzis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2012-2019)
See also: Wolfheart, Full House Brew Crew
George Emmanuel Guitars (2012-2019)
See also: Lucifer's Child, ex-Valet Parn, ex-Chaostar
Melanaegis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2019)
See also: Lykaionas, ex-Erebus Dominion, ex-Kawir, ex-The Source
Giannis Kalamatas Guitars (2019)
See also: Slitherum, ex-Achelous, ex-Embryectomy (live)
Themis Tolis Drums (1987-present)
See also: ex-Varathron, ex-Zemial (live), ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Sakis Tolis Vocals, Guitars (1987-present)
See also: Thou Art Lord, ex-Desolation, ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Jim Mutilator Bass (1987-1996)
See also: Medieval Demon, Yoth Iria, ex-Varathron, ex-Black Church, ex-Industrial Resistance
Morbid/Magus Wampyr Daoloth Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1991-1995)
See also: Necromantia, Principality of Hell, Thou Art Lord, Yoth Iria, ex-N.A.O.S., ex-Raism, ex-Diabolos Rising, ex-Necromancy, ex-Zemial (live), ex-Mortify, ex-Danse Macabre, ex-Demented, ex-Wampyre ShadowWolf
Andreas Lagios Bass (1996-2012)
See also: Nightstalker
Costas Vassilakopoulos Guitars (1997-2004)
See also: ex-Corruption
George Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Nortron-X, ex-Siva Six
Giorgos Bokos Guitars (2006-2012)
See also: Stone Cold Dead, ex-Exhibition, ex-Nightfall, ex-Obsecration, ex-Sickening Horror
Current
Kostas Heliotis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2019-present)
See also: ex-Chronosphere, ex-Homo Sapiens, ex-Beating Bianca
Kostis Foukarakis Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2019-present)
See also: Exarsis
Past
Roberto Garchitorena Bass (1991)
See also: Fermento, ex-Primigenium
Stavros Mitropoulos Guitars (1993, 1996)
See also: ex-Horrified, Dirty Granny Tales, ex-Varathron
Panayiotis Keyboards (1993, 1996-1998)
Bill Zobolas Guitars (1994-1995)
See also: Diavolos, Principality of Hell, Soulskinner, Thou Art Lord, Zaratus, ex-Vanity, ex-Terra Tenebrae, ex-Nergal, ex-Altar, ex-Wampyre ShadowWolf
Kaneshka Bass (1996)
Makka Freiwald Drums (1996)
See also: Bonded, Despair, Everflow, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Sodom, ex-Kreator (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Rumble Militia (live), ex-Flaming Anger
Costas Vassilakopoulos Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: ex-Corruption
Ricardo Amorim Guitars (1996)
See also: Moonspell, ex-Dæmonarch, ex-Paranormal Waltz
Alexander Haritakis Guitars (2004-2006)
See also: ex-Ensemble, Fundracar, ex-Septicflesh (live)
Giorgos Bokos Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: Stone Cold Dead, ex-Exhibition, ex-Nightfall, ex-Obsecration, ex-Sickening Horror
Vagelis Karzis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2012-2019)
See also: Wolfheart, Full House Brew Crew
George Emmanuel Guitars (2012-2019)
See also: Lucifer's Child, ex-Valet Parn, ex-Chaostar
Melanaegis Bass, Vocals (backing) (2019)
See also: Lykaionas, ex-Erebus Dominion, ex-Kawir, ex-The Source
Giannis Kalamatas Guitars (2019)
See also: Slitherum, ex-Achelous, ex-Embryectomy (live)
Added by: Thorlock Modified by: mynegation
Added on: 2002-07-19 14:19:43 Last modified on: 2020-08-08 13:38:16