In 1995, Rich Hessil answered an ad for a guitarist and singer for the band Tangled Grace. Later that year the name was changed to Shadowcaster. In '96 they recorded their first 4 song demo. They separated for a while. SHADOWCASTER GENRES
After a three year break, Rich reformed the band in 1999.
Rich Hessil: Guitarist/Vocals
Ty Detrick: Bass
Released debut CD "Freedom" on 12/17/2000 to good reviews. Recorded and produced by Troy Stetina and Shadowcaster with assistance by Michael Wenz at Artists Underground Studio in New Berlin, Wisconsin.
Band Website: http://www.shadowcaster.net/
Atmospheric Black Metal / Ambient
SHADOWCASTER LYRICAL THEMES
Ancient Sumerian Mythology, Cult of Inanna
United States of America (North Greece, NY), formed in 1993
SHADOWCASTER CURRENT RECORD LABEL
SHADOWCASTER CURRENT LINE-UP
Mikael Bayusik - All instruments (also in Night Conquers Day, Buried Beneath (US), Into the Sunless Meridian, and Tearstained)