Azaghal is an anti-Christian black metal band from HyvinkÃ¤Ã¤, Finland. Lyrical themes include war, terror and anti-Christianity.AZAGHAL GENRES
The band was originally called Belfegor, and they released one demo "The Ancient Gods of Evil" under that name. After that they split up, but reformed in 1997 as Nargoventor. Soon after that they changed their name to Azaghal, which is a name of a dwarf king in Tolkien's mythology.
Azaghal also contrubited to the Ildjarn Tribute "Gathered Under The Banner Of Strength And Anger" on Pestilence Records (now known as |Target:Earth| Productions) with the track "Kulde / Skogens Hatefulle Skapning".
AZAGHAL LYRICAL THEMES
Terror, War, Anti-Christian
Finland (Hyvinkää), formed in 1995
AZAGHAL CURRENT RECORD LABEL
AZAGHAL CURRENT LINE-UP
Narqath (Tomi Kalliola) - Guitar, bass, vocals (ex-Calm (Fin), ex-Decay's Delight, Finnugor, ex-Hellkult, ex-Hin Onde, ex-Necromortum, ex-Oath of Cirion, ex-Svartalfheim (Fin), Svartkraft, ex-Thoronath, ex-Valar, Vultyr, Weltraum, With Hate I Burn, Wyrd)
Varjoherra - Vocals, drums (ex-Vultyr, Bapthomet)
JL Nokturnal (Jani Loikas) - Bass, guitar (ex-Hin Onde, Medieval Art, Nocturnal Winds, Wyrd, Yearning, Svartkraft)
Chernobog - Drums (Kingdom of Agony)
AZAGHAL PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Kalma aka v-KhaoZ aka VRTX (Ville Pallonen) (ex-Druadan Forest, ex-Hellkult, ex-Hin Onde, ex-Noitavalkea, ex-Oath of Cirion, ex-Svartalfheim (Fin), Calm (Fin))
T.M. Blastbeast (Teemu Mutka) (Acabó el Silencio, Cadaveric Incubator, ex-Carcase Inc., ex-Deep Red (Fin), Jumalation, Nerlich)