Black / Speed Metal, Norway

Darkthrone is a black metal band from Kolbotn, Norway, formed in 1986 as a death metal band under the name Black Death. In 1991, the band embraced a black metal style influenced by Bathory and Celtic Frost and became one of the leading bands in the Norwegian black metal scene. Their first three black metal albums—A Blaze in the Northern Sky (1992), Under a Funeral Moon (1993) and Transilvanian Hunger (1994)—are sometimes dubbed the "Unholy Trinity". They are considered the peak of the band's black metal career and to be among the most influential albums in the genre.

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Darkthrone Caravan of Broken Ghosts

— Black / Heavy / Speed Metal


Released on October 20, 2022

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Darkthrone Eternal Hails……

— Old School Black / Speed Metal


Released on June 25, 2021