Nocturno Culto

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Nocturno Culto
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Nocturno Culto in 2005
Background information
Birth name Ted Skjellum
Also known as Nocturno Culto
Nocturnal Cult
Born (1972-03-04) 4 March 1972 (age 44)
Origin Kolbotn, Oppegård, Norway
Genres Black metal, death metal, crust punk
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, synthesizer, drums
Years active 1988–present
Associated acts Darkthrone, Satyricon, Sarke, Triptykon/

Ted Skjellum (born 4 March 1972), also known by the stage names Nocturno Culto, Nocturno or Kveldulv, is a Norwegian musician best known as the vocalist, lead guitarist, and partial bassist (shared with Fenriz) of the influential black metal band Darkthrone. He has been with the band since 1988. He is also the vocalist of the band Sarke. He currently works in Norway as a school teacher, and has a son and a daughter.[1] He has also released a documentary film called The Misanthrope in which he deals with black metal music and life in Norway.


Note: All releases are with Darkthrone, unless noted otherwise. This does not include minor guest appearances.


  • 2007 – The Misanthrope (documentary)


  1. ^ Eide, Stein S. (2 June 2005). "Black metal-stjerna i Vingelen" (in Norwegian). NRK. Archived from the original on 25 September 2008. Retrieved 2011-07-11. 

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