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Darkened "Into the Blackness"

Darkened “Into the Blackness” MCD Debut release featuring blistering Death Metal performance from the darkest crypts of the underground.

Hempa Brynolfsson – guitars (Excruciate / Ordo Inferus)
Daryl Kahan – bass (Citizens Arrest / Funebrarum)
Andy Whale – drums (ex-Bolt Thrower / Memoriam)
Linus Nirbrant – guitars (This Ending / A Canorous Quintet)
Gord Olson – vocals (Ye Goat-Herd Gods / Demisery)

01. Into the Blackness ? Intro
02. The Offering
03. Darkening of my Soul
04. Unredeemed

Darkened by Jens Ryden
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Although a brand-new entity, DARKENED host a wealth of experience in the death metal underground, comprising drummer Andy Whale (ex-Bolt Thrower / Memoriam), bassist Tobias Cristiansson (Grave, ex-Dismember), vocalist Gord Olson (Ye Goat-Herd Gods / Demisery), and guitarists Linus Nirbrant (A Canorous Quintet / This Ending) and Hempa Brynolfsson (Excruciate / Ordo Inferus).

Debut album “Kingdom of Decay” will receive its long anticipated release on the 11th of September through ECP. Check out the first single “The Burning” through all streaming media now.


We have closed down our Norwegian store and have relocated all stock to Leipzig Germany and New York. This means HEAVILY reduced shipping for all orders from ECP for the future. Bandcamp is still run from Norway.


Our stuff is distributed via Season of Mist/Soundworks, The Orchard and Border Music.