Incipit Satan

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Incipit Satan
Incipit Satan - Gorgoroth.jpg
Studio album by Gorgoroth
Released 7 February 2000 (2000-02-07)
Recorded July, August, and October 1999 at Sunlight Studio in Stockholm
Genre Black metal
Length 36:48
Label Nuclear Blast
Producer Gorgoroth, Jocke Petterson
Gorgoroth chronology
Incipit Satan
Twilight of the Idols
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Incipit Satan is the fifth full-length album by Norwegian black metal band Gorgoroth. It was released on 7 February 2000 by Nuclear Blast, and reissued in 2006 by Back on Black Records. Incipit Satan was the first album with King ov Hell as bassist, the last album to feature Tormentor on guitar and the only one with Sjt. Erichsen on drums. The band members dedicated the album to their deceased friend and former bandmate Erik Brødreskift (a.k.a. "Grim").

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Incipit Satan" Gaahl Tormentor 4:33
2. "A World to Win" Infernus Infernus, Tormentor 3:43
3. "Litani til Satan" Charles Baudelaire Infernus 4:33
4. "Unchain My Heart!!!" Infernus Infernus 4:47
5. "An Excerpt of X" Infernus Infernus 5:50
6. "Ein eim av blod og helvetesild" Gaahl Infernus, Tormentor 3:09
7. "Will to Power" Gaahl Daimonion, King ov Hell 4:28
8. "When Love Rages Wild in My Heart" Infernus Infernus 5:43
Total length: 36:48



  • Gorgoroth – production, editing
  • Jocke Petterson – production, recording, engineering, mixing, mastering
  • Infernus – mixing, mastering
  • Herr Brandt – editing, mixing, mastering
  • Mia – editing