DARKTHRONE - Sempiternal Past - The Darkthrone Demos (SLIPCASE CD)
Norway | Death (early), Black (mid), Punk/Black/Heavy Metal (later)
Darkthrone began in the late 80's as a thrash/death metal act & progressed through technical death/doom metal experimentation to become legends of the black metal world & one of the original leading bands of the Norwegian scene.
'Sempiternal Past' contains all 4 of Darkthrone's cult demo releases recorded in 1988-1989 ('Land of Frost', 'A New Dimension', 'Thulcandra', & 'Cromlech'); now fully restored & remastered from the best tape sources available. Also included on this release are the tracks recorded at Oslo TV in 1989, along with a restored version of the rare song 'God of Disturbance & Friction'.
'Sempiternal Past' is presented on limited double vinyl with gatefold sleeve, with the sleeve including band notes, plus rare photos.