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Guitarists Infernus and Tormentor are the center of the Norwegian black metal outfit Gorgoroth, which took its name from the work of J.R.R. Tolkien. Despite numerous lineup changes, especially in the revolving-door rhythm section, Gorgoroth's basic, few-frills take on the trademark Norwegian sound remained fairly steady, and the group eventually managed to land an international deal with Nuclear Blast. The band's origins date back to 1993, the year its first demo was recorded; the original lineup featured vocalist Hat, bassist Kjettar, and drummer Goat Pervertor. Samoth, of Norwegian black metal legends Emperor, played bass on the group's official debut, Pentagram, which was released on the small Malicious label later that year. As the follow-up Antichrist was being recorded, various personnel turnovers ensued; by the time the dust settled and the album was released in 1995, vocalist Pest had joined up, Frost of Satyricon had temporarily taken over the drum post, and bassist Storm became part of the live lineup. For 1997's Under the Sign of Hell, bassist Ares (of Aeturnus) and drummer Grim (also of Borknagar) joined, and the latter was quickly replaced by another member of Aeturnus, Vrolok. Destroyer, Gorgoroth's first album for Nuclear Blast, appeared in 1998, featuring another guest appearance by Frost plus new bassist T-Reaper and guest synth player Daimonion. Nuclear Blast reissued the band's first three albums internationally in 1999; the following year, Gorgoroth returned with Incipit Satan, featuring vocalist Gaahl, bassist King Ov Hell, and drummer Sgt. Erichsen. ~ Steve Huey
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  2.   Aneuthanasia
  3.   Gorgoroth
  4.   Krig
  5.   Crushing the Scepter (Regaining a Lost Dominion)
  6.   Prayer
  7.   Building a Man
  8.   Litani Til Satan
  9.   Domine in Virtute Tua Laetabitur Rex
  10.   Blodoffer
  11.   Guldrelokk
  12.   When Love Rages Wild in My Heart
  13.   Cleansing Fire
  14.   Om Kristen Og Jödisk Tru
  15.   Destroyer
  16.   Teeth Grinding
  17.   Drõmmer Om Dõd
  18.   The Devil, the Sinner and His Journey
  19.   Pa Slagmark Langt Mot Nord
  20.   Satan-Prometheus
  21.   Introibo Ad Alatare Satanas
  22.   Human Sacrifice
  23.   Heaven's Fall
  24.   En Stram Lukt Av Kristent Blod
  25.   Forces of Satan Storms
  26.   Exit-Through Carved Stones
  27.   Of Ice and Movement
  28.   Slottet I det Fjerne
  29.   Unchain My Heart!!!
  30.   A World to Win
  31.   Possessed (By Satan)
  32.   The Rite of Infernal Invocation
  33.   Blood Stains the Circle
  34.   Odeleggelse Og Undergang
  35.   Pa Slagmark Langt Mot Poro
  36.   Revelation of Doom
  37.   Ritual
  38.   The Virginborn
  39.   The Devil Is Calling
  40.   New Breed
  41.   An Excert of X
  42.   (Under) The Pagan Megalith
  43.   Procreating Satan
  44.   Fin Eim au Blod Og Helvetesild
  45.   Begravelsesnatt
  46.   Katharinas Bortgang
  47.   Proclaiming Mercy-Damaging Instinct of Man
  48.   Maaneskyggens Slave
  49.   Blod Og Minne
  50.   Will to Power
  51.   Postludium
  52.   Gergtrollets Hevn
  53.   Incipit Satan
  54.   Profetens Upenbaring
  55.   Funeral Procession
  56.   Rebirth
  57.   Sorg
  58.   Open the Gates
  59.   Im Kristen Og Jödisk Cru
  60.   Projetens Upenbaring
  61.   Life Eternal
  62.   Life Eternal
  63.   Wound Upon Wound
  64.   Carving a Giant
  65.   God Seed (Twilight of the Idols)
  66.   Sign of an Open Eye
  67.   White Seed
  68.   Exit
  69.   Untamed Forces
  70.   Prosperity and Beauty
  71.   Profetens Apenbaring
  72.   [Bonus Material]
  73.   Craving a Giant
  74.   [CD-ROM Track]
  75.   [Untitled]
  76.   An Excerpt of X
  77.   OM Bristen Og Jodisk Tru
  78.   When Love Rages Wild
  79.   Untitled (Hidden Track)
  80.   Untitled (Hidden Track)
  81.   En Stram Lukt Ov Kristent Blod
  82.   Bergtrollets Heon
  83.   Possessed by Satan
  84.   Radix Malorum
  85.   Dionysian Rite
  86.   Ad Omnipotens Aeterne Diabolus
  87.   Come Night
  88.   Burn in His Light
  89.   Rage
  90.   Kala Brahman
  91.   Awakening