Origin: Olympia, WA, USA
Genres: Black Metal
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Wolves In The Throne Room  


Comprising of two brothers who decided to start a band in 2003, Wolves In The Throne Room are one of the rising stars in American black metal, a genre led by cult bands such as Xasthur and Leviathan. Diadem Of 12 Stars, the band's 2006 debut, is a grim, cold, dissonant slice of prime Norse-inspired black metal, though relying more on midpaced atmospherics than hyperspeed blastbeats. The songs are long (almost every one over ten minutes in length) and flowing, the vocals distant per the norm for the genre. There's not a lot of blinding originality here, but this is well-developed and worthy of the praise they're receiving.

Current Members

Nathan Weaver

vocals/guitars

Aaron Weaver

drums

Former Members/Guests

Rick Dahlen

vocals/guitars

Will Lindsay (guest)

guitars/backing vocals (Middian, Nachtmystium)

Ross Sewage (Ross Sublett) (guest)

bass (Exhumed, Ghoul, Impaled, Ludicra)

(lineup unknown)

other (Abhorrent, Agony Column, Bow Wow, Oathean, Paramaecium, Rorschach Test, Sacred Sin, Sacrilege, Speedealer, Strangulation, Swan Christy, Thrust, Trespass, Turbo, Violent Work Of Art, Wild Dogs)


Discography



Diadem Of 12 Stars 
2006 Vendlus
  1. Queen of the Borrowed Light
  2. Face in a Night Time Mirror: Part 1
  3. Face in a Night Time Mirror: Part 2
  4. (A Shimmering Radiance) Diadem of 12 Stars
  • Nathan Weaver
  • Rick Dahlen
  • Aaron Weaver
  • (lineup unknown)

Reviews:   Chronicles Of Chaos  Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



Two Hunters 
2007 Southern Lord
  1. Dea Artio
  2. Vastness and Sorrow
  3. Cleansing
  4. I Will Lay Down My Bones Among the Rocks and Roots
  • Nathan Weaver
  • Rick Dahlen
  • Aaron Weaver
  • (lineup unknown)

Reviews:   Chronicles Of Chaos  Sea Of Tranquility  Metal Observer 



Live At Roadburn 2008  LIVE
2008 Roadburn
  1. Intro
  2. Vastness & Sorrow
  3. Face in a Night Time Mirror Pt1
  4. I Wil Lay Down My Bones Among the Rocks and Roots
  5. Cleansing
  • (lineup unknown)

Reviews:   Lords Of Metal 



(EP) Malevolent Grain 
2009 Southern Lord
  1. A Looming Resonance
  2. Hate Crystal
  • Nathan Weaver
  • Rick Dahlen
  • Will Lindsay
  • Aaron Weaver
  • (lineup unknown)




Black Cascade 
2009 Southern Lord
  1. Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog
  2. Ahrimanic Trance
  3. Ex Cathedra
  4. Crystal Ammunition
  • Nathan Weaver
  • Will Lindsay
  • Ross Sewage
  • Aaron Weaver

Reviews:   Chronicles Of Chaos  Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



Celestial Lineage 
2011 Southern Lord
  1. Thuja Magus Imperium
  2. Permanent Changes in Consciousness
  3. Subterranean Initiation
  4. Rainbow Illness
  5. Woodland Cathedral
  6. Astral Blood
  7. Prayer of Transformation

Reviews:   Metal Underground  Metal Observer 

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