The Shadowthrone

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The Shadowthrone
Shadowthrone - satyricon.jpg
Studio album by Satyricon
Released 12 September 1994
Recorded May 1994 at Waterfall Studios
Genre Symphonic black metal
Length 48:58
Label Moonfog
Producer Satyr
Satyricon chronology
Dark Medieval Times
The Shadowthrone
Nemesis Divina
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Shadowthrone is the second studio album by Norwegian black metal band Satyricon. It was released on 12 September 1994, through Moonfog Productions.


The band have described The Shadowthrone as "an atmospheric and symphonic album with a strong Nordic touch. There are less acoustic guitars and medieval influences, and it is harsher and grimmer than the debut Dark Medieval Times, although it maintains the atmosphere."[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Satyr

No. Title Length
1. "Hvite Krists død" ("White Christ's Death") 8:27
2. "In the Mist by the Hills"   8:01
3. "Woods to Eternity"   6:13
4. "Vikingland" ("Land of Vikings") 5:14
5. "Dominions of Satyricon"   9:25
6. "The King of the Shadowthrone"   6:14
7. "I en svart kiste" ("In a Black Coffin") 5:24
Total length:


  • Satyr (Sigurd Wongraven) – vocals, guitar, keyboards on "I en svart kiste", album photos, logos and design, production
  • Frost (Kjetil-Vidar Haraldstad) – drums, album logos
  • Samoth (Tomas Thormodsæter Haugen) – bass guitar, guitar
  • S. S. (Steinar Sverd Johnsen) – keyboards, piano
  • B. E. L. – sleeve photos
  • K. Moen – engineering
  • Vofagem – sleeve design


  1. ^ Anderson, Jason. "The Shadowthrone - Satyricon : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  2. ^ Satyricon. "Satyricon". Retrieved 1 October 2012.