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Album: ''An Ode for a Haunted Wood'' (1995 Demo)
1. The Darkest Mask Of Surreality
2. Thy Crimson Thorns
3. A Graven Winter
4. To Feed Upon Thy Dreams
5. An Ode For A Haunted Wood
6. Through Spellbinding Branches

Upon Promeathean Shores (Unscriptured Waters)

Album: ''Upon Promeathean Shores (Unscriptured Waters)'' (1995 EP)
1. Promeathea - Thy Darkest Mask of Surreality
2. The Crimson Thorns (My Immortal Dreams)
3. A Graven Winter
4. To Feed Upon Thy Dreams
5. An Ode for a Haunted Wood
6. Through Spellbinding Branches

The Slaughter of Innocence, A Requiem for the Mighty

Album: ''The Slaughter of Innocence, A Requiem for the Mighty'' (1997)
1. Goetia
2. Beneath a December Twilight
3. The Spell of the Winter Forest
4. Aflame in the Halls of Blasphemy
5. A Monument for Eternal Martyrdom
6. The Slaughter of Innocence...
7. At the Haunted Gallows of Dawn
8. Christfire
9. Within the Ruins of Eden
10. The Danse Macabre
11. The Beckoning (An Eternity of Darkness)

Dark Requiems...

Album: ''Dark Requiems...'' (1998)
1. (Intro) In Nomine Satanus
2. The Pagan Swords of Legend
3. Centuries of Wolfen Hunger
4. Forever in Ebony Drowning
5. Upon the Kingdom Throne
6. For Thee, in Sinful Obscurity
7. Dark Requiems, and Unsilent Massacre
8. Thy Sorrow Bequeathed
9. The Scarlet Forsaken
10. Ancient Graveless Dawn

Kings of Chaos

Album: ''Kings of Chaos'' (1999)
1. Miasma
2. Perjurer
3. Deceiving the Deceiver
4. Malignant Entity
5. Blessing in Disguise
6. I Am Born
7. Exhalted in Depravity
8. Conquest Complete
9. The Downfall
10. Repent
11. Witch Queen Ascending


Album: ''Miasma'' (2001 EP)
1. So Called Saviour
2. New Day Emerges
3. Commence the Chaos
4. Designed with Hate
5. Silenced but for Their Cries (I Am Born Part II)


Album: ''Redimus'' (2004)
1. Intro
2. Soil Of Sin
3. Headhunter
4. No One Hears
5. The Face of Betrayel
6. As Fire
7. The Shining Delight
8. An Eternal Belief
9. Morbeea
10. Redimus
11. Choose Misanthropy
12. Overriding imagination

hecate enthroned


Hecate Enthroned are a black metal band from the North of England. The band formed in 1993 under the name Daemonum by singer Jon and guitarist Nigel.

The band formed in 1993 under the name Daemonum by singer Jon and guitarist Nigel. After a few practices and recording a demo, vocalist Jon left the band after taking up an offer to join Cradle of Filth as their bassist. However during which time Jon was also heavily involved in the production of Dusk... and her embrace. A year or so later, Jon rejoined and they changed their name to Hecate Enthroned, this time playing a more melodic black metal style. In 1995 they recorded their demo "Ode for a Haunted Wood", which got the attention of the British label Blackend Records. Blackend had it re-mastered under the title Under Promethean Shores (Unscriptured Waters) in 1996.

1997 saw the release of their first full-length album, The Slaughter of Innocence (A Requiem for the Mighty), as well as subsequent tours with bands like Dark Funeral, Enthroned, Sigh and Usurper. Through this release, some opinioned the band were "copying" fellow countrymen Cradle of Filth's sound, mainly in Jon's vocal approach, though upon listening both bands' sounds were quite different; Hecate Enthroned's being more guitar influenced and straight-forward in terms of arrangement versus Cradle of Filth's keyboard-heavy symphonic madness, plus the lyrical structures were different (CoF's erotic vampirism versus HE's overt Satanism).

Leaving little time to pass, the band went back to the studio in 1998 to record Dark Requiems...of Unsilent Massacre. Slower and darker in approach, this was considered to be HE's darkest release, fusing grinding guitars and melodic, creepy keyboard lines with lyrics that touched more on the romantic and macabre side while still retaining their dark Satanic roots.

In 1999 the band unanimously decided to fire vocalist Jon, due to quite a few problems between him and the rest of the band. They ended up getting vocalist Dean (from the band EWOC) to record the vocal lines for their follow-up album, Kings Of Chaos. This saw a dramatic change in musical focus, leaning heavily more towards death metal, but not forsaking its original black metal sound. Some have even considered this to be their most "original" sound yet, claiming it to be a combination of Deicide and Emperor.

2001 saw the release of a small EP of original songs (with a cover of "Buried Alive" by fellow Englishmen Venom), entitled Miasma, that served as an appetite whetter for their next full-length album, 2004's Redimus (Latin for "Reborn"), their second album under their new death metallish sound. After the album was released, vocalist Dean decided to leave the band, as well as keyboardist Daz, who were then replaced by new singer Dagon and keyboardist Pete.

In 2005 Dean returned to Hecate Enthroned. This return was followed by several sold-out gigs in the Czech Republic and numerous gigs around the UK. 2006 saw HE embark on a UK headline tour playing in London, Southampton, Nottingham, Bradford and Wolverhampton, as well as applying the finishing touches to a brand new studio album.

Current lineup
Nigel - Guitars
Andy - Guitars
Rob - Drums (ex-Necropsy and Chaos Born)
Dylan - Bass (ex-Grimorium)
Pete - Keyboards
Dean - Vocals

Former members
Jon Pritchard (1993-1994), (1995-1999) Bass, vocals (ex-Cradle of Filth)
Marc (1993)-(1997) Guitars
Paul Massey (1996-1997) Bass (Also in: Divine Decay, Reign of Erebus, ex-Exhumed, ex-Mephisto)
Michael (1996-1999) Keyboards (ex-Mephisto and Chaos Born)
Craig (1995-1996) Drums
Dean - (1999-2004) Vocals
Daz - (1999 - 2002) Keyboards
Dagon - (2004-2006) Vocals

An Ode For A Haunted Wood (Demo, 1995)
Upon Promeathean Shores (EP, 1996)
Slaughter of Innocence (Full-length, 1997)
Dark Requiems and Unsilent Massacre (Full-length, 1998)
Kings Of Chaos (Full-length, 1999)
Miasma (EP, 2001)
The Blackend Collection (Best of/Compilation, 2004)
Redimus (Full-length, 2004)

Melodic Black Metal/death metal

Satanism, Death, Hate

United Kingdom (Manchester/Liverpool/Wrexham), formed in 1993

Blackend Records


Dagon - Vocals (2004-) (Heathen Deity, ex-Society 1)
Nigel - Guitar (1995-) (Daemonum)
Andy - Guitar (1997-)
Dylan Hughes - Bass (1997-) (Art of Mutilation)
Robert - Drums (1996-) (Art of Mutilation)
Pete - Keyboard (2004-)

Jon Richard (1995-99) (ex-Cradle of Filth, Daemonum)
Dean Seddon (1999-2004) (Ewoc)

Marc (1995-97) (Daemonum)

Paul Massey (1996-97) (ex-Mephisto (UK), Reign of Erebus, Thus Defiled)

Craig (1995-96)

Michael (1996-99) (ex-Mephisto (UK))
Daz (1999-2004)


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