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While Heaven Wept

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Dale City, Virginia
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Epic Progressive/Power/Doom Metal
Lyrical themes:
Sorrow, Death, Despair, Depression, Loss
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1989-1991 (as Dream Wytch), 1991 (as Penance), 1991 (as Mass Cremation), 1991-2017, 2018-2019, 2019-present
Founded by Polaris alumni Tom Phillips and Chris Galvan.

They played doom/death metal on the Into the Wells of Sorrow 7" single.

Following the release and tour of "Suspended at Aphelion", the band was on hiatus from 2017 until 2018, reforming to play a "final goodbye" tour, which concluded in Madrid is the Dark festival, Spain, in December, 2018.

They were lured out of retirement in August ...
Current
Tom Phillips Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (1991-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: ex-Polaris, ex-Brave, ex-Solstice, ex-Twisted Tower Dire, ex-Grand Belial's Key (live), ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Arise from Thorns, ex-3.14
Jim Hunter Bass, Vocals (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Final Sign, October 31, Twisted Tower Dire, Walpyrgus, ex-Lord Vicar, ex-Brave (live), ex-Revelation, ex-Springheel Jack
Scott Loose Guitars (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: As the Sea Parts, Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns
Michelle Loose-Schrotz Keyboards (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns
Trevor Schrotz Drums (2004-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns, ex-As the Sea Parts
Rain Irving Vocals (lead) (2008-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Altura, ex-Tattered Salvation, ex-Nailed
Past
Greg Schwan Keyboards
See also: Witnesses, ex-Forty Days Longing
Wiley Wells Keyboards
See also: Ailing (live), ex-Earthen, ex-Withersoul, ex-These Are They, ex-D'hiver Mort, ex-Fearsore
Jake Bodnar Keyboards
Louis Hatzimichalis Vocals
See also: Hours at Hand, Immensity, ex-Retrospect, ex-Equal Vector, ex-Fatal Morgana, ex-Sapphyre, ex-Skyward, ex-Agnosia, ex-Imaginery
Chad Peevy Bass (1991-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Arise from Thorns
Jim Chappell Drums (1991)
See also: ex-Polaris
Chris Galvan Guitars (1991-?)
See also: ex-Polaris
Brendan Galvan Vocals (1991)
See also: ex-Fifth Season
Jason Stone Bass (1992)
Gabe Funston Bass (1992-1995)
James Wharton Drums (1992)
Jon Paquin Drums (1992-2001)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation
Ricardo Garcia Guitars (1992-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation
Shane Privette Vocals (1992-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Enemy Soil, ex-Splint
Kenny Thomas Vocals, Guitars (1992)
Danny Ingerson Bass, Keyboards, Viola (1995-1997)
Kevin Hufnagel Guitars (1995-1997)
See also: Dysrhythmia, Sabbath Assembly, Vaura, Gorguts, Byla, Kevin Hufnagel, ex-Euclid Street, ex-Grey Division Blue, ex-The Fifth Season
Jim Murad Bass (1998)
See also: ex-Twisted Tower Dire
Scott Waldrop Guitars (1998)
See also: Twisted Tower Dire, Walpyrgus, ex-October 31
Phil Bloxam Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Hellion, ex-Blind Society
Jason Gray Drums (2001-2004)
See also: ex-Forty Days Longing
Jason Lingle Keyboards (2010-2017)
See also: Altura
Past (Live)
Juan Somarriba Guitars
See also: Brave, ex-Modulus, ex-Construct of Lethe, ex-Garden of Shadows
Danny Ingerson Bass (1999)
Angelo Tringali Guitars (2004-?)
See also: The Lord Weird Slough Feg, ex-Cold Mourning
Fred Provoost Keyboards (2004-?)
See also: ex-Whispering Gallery
Tom Phillips Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (1991-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: ex-Polaris, ex-Brave, ex-Solstice, ex-Twisted Tower Dire, ex-Grand Belial's Key (live), ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Arise from Thorns, ex-3.14
Jim Hunter Bass, Vocals (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Final Sign, October 31, Twisted Tower Dire, Walpyrgus, ex-Lord Vicar, ex-Brave (live), ex-Revelation, ex-Springheel Jack
Scott Loose Guitars (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: As the Sea Parts, Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns
Michelle Loose-Schrotz Keyboards (1998-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns
Trevor Schrotz Drums (2004-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Brave, ex-Arise from Thorns, ex-As the Sea Parts
Rain Irving Vocals (lead) (2008-2017, 2018-2019)
See also: Altura, ex-Tattered Salvation, ex-Nailed
Greg Schwan Keyboards
See also: Witnesses, ex-Forty Days Longing
Wiley Wells Keyboards
See also: Ailing (live), ex-Earthen, ex-Withersoul, ex-These Are They, ex-D'hiver Mort, ex-Fearsore
Jake Bodnar Keyboards
Louis Hatzimichalis Vocals
See also: Hours at Hand, Immensity, ex-Retrospect, ex-Equal Vector, ex-Fatal Morgana, ex-Sapphyre, ex-Skyward, ex-Agnosia, ex-Imaginery
Chad Peevy Bass (1991-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Arise from Thorns
Jim Chappell Drums (1991)
See also: ex-Polaris
Chris Galvan Guitars (1991-?)
See also: ex-Polaris
Brendan Galvan Vocals (1991)
See also: ex-Fifth Season
Jason Stone Bass (1992)
Gabe Funston Bass (1992-1995)
James Wharton Drums (1992)
Jon Paquin Drums (1992-2001)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation
Ricardo Garcia Guitars (1992-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation
Shane Privette Vocals (1992-?)
See also: ex-Parasitic Infestation, ex-Enemy Soil, ex-Splint
Kenny Thomas Vocals, Guitars (1992)
Danny Ingerson Bass, Keyboards, Viola (1995-1997)
Kevin Hufnagel Guitars (1995-1997)
See also: Dysrhythmia, Sabbath Assembly, Vaura, Gorguts, Byla, Kevin Hufnagel, ex-Euclid Street, ex-Grey Division Blue, ex-The Fifth Season
Jim Murad Bass (1998)
See also: ex-Twisted Tower Dire
Scott Waldrop Guitars (1998)
See also: Twisted Tower Dire, Walpyrgus, ex-October 31
Phil Bloxam Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Hellion, ex-Blind Society
Jason Gray Drums (2001-2004)
See also: ex-Forty Days Longing
Jason Lingle Keyboards (2010-2017)
See also: Altura
Past
Juan Somarriba Guitars
See also: Brave, ex-Modulus, ex-Construct of Lethe, ex-Garden of Shadows
Danny Ingerson Bass (1999)
Angelo Tringali Guitars (2004-?)
See also: The Lord Weird Slough Feg, ex-Cold Mourning
Fred Provoost Keyboards (2004-?)
See also: ex-Whispering Gallery
Added by: Mindtraveller Modified by: SlavyanophiL
Added on: 2002-09-01 21:02:12 Last modified on: 2019-08-25 14:14:52