Antichrist (Gorgoroth album)

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Antichrist
Studio album by Gorgoroth
Released 3 June 1996 (1996-06-03)
Recorded 19 December 1994 – 19 January 1996, Grieghallen Studio
Genre Black metal
Length 25:07
Label Malicious
Producer Infernus, Pytten
Gorgoroth chronology
Pentagram
(1994)
Antichrist
(1996)
The Last Tormentor
(1996)
Alternative cover
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 3.5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

Antichrist is the second full-length album by Norwegian black metal band Gorgoroth. The working title of the album was Død (meaning death or dead). It was released on 3 June 1996 on LP (limited to 500 copies) and CD on Malicious Records, and was re-released several times: in 1999 on Century Black, as a re-mastered version on Season of Mist in 2005, on LP in 2005 on Agonia Records (limited to 1000 copies), and on LP in 2006 on Back on Black Records. The Back on Black LP was released in a gatefold sleeve, and included a guitar pick signed by Infernus.

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Infernus.

No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "En stram lukt av kristent blod" (A Rank Smell of Christian Blood) instrumental 0:20
2. "Bergtrollets hevn" (Mountain Troll's Revenge) Hat 3:51
3. "Gorgoroth"   Hat 6:04
4. "Possessed (By Satan)"   Infernus 4:50
5. "Heavens Fall"   instrumental 3:40
6. "Sorg" (Sorrow) Hat 6:13
Total length:
25:07

Season of Mist re-release[edit]

The Season of Mist re-release includes a 13 second instrumental, although the album cover still only lists the original six tracks. According to iTunes, this song is called "Wind".[citation needed]

All music composed by Infernus.

No. Title Lyrics Length
1. "En stram lukt av kristent blod"   instrumental 0:20
2. "Bergtrollets hevn"   Hat 3:51
3. "Gorgoroth"   Hat 6:04
4. "Wind"   instrumental 0:13
5. "Possessed (By Satan)"   Infernus 4:50
6. "Heavens Fall"   instrumental 3:40
7. "Sorg"   Hat 6:13
Total length:
25:20

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]