Runemagick is a Swedish death/doom band formed in 1990. The band was started by Nicklas “Terror” Rudolfsson under the name Desiderius, which was quickly changed to Runemagic. First, the band consisted solely of Rudolfsson, but he was later joined by Robert “Reaper” Pehrsson. They started out as a pure death metal band but later incorporated doom metal influences, inspired by the likes of Bathory, Treblinka/Tiamat, Celtic Frost, Nihilist/Entombed, and Candlemass.
After a few demos the band fell apart in 1993. Rudolfsson restored Runemagic in 1997 with Fredrik Johnsson on guitar and Peter Palmdahl on bass; he also added the “k” to the name. A rehearsal demo with Nicklas on drums was recorded and sent to Century Media Records, which got them a record deal for three albums. After many line-up changes, in 2000, the band parted with Century Media and eventually landed on the Norwegian label Aftermath Music.
After the album “Dawn of the End” was released in 2007, the band fell into a long sleep, but resumed in 2017. In 2018, the band recorded and released a new album “Evoked From Abysmal Sleep” released by Aftermath Music, Parasitic Records and Flowing Downwards. The band also played live first the first time since 2005 at Kill-Town Deathfest in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Swedish death/doom metal band Runemagick, in congregation with New York promotion team, Signature Riff, will embark to North American shores for the first time in […]
Evoked from Abysmal Sleep / 2018
Dawn of the End / 2007
Invocation of Magick / 2006
Envenom / 2005
On Funeral Wings / 2004
Darkness Death Doom / 2003
Moon of the Chaos Eclipse / 2002
Requiem of the Apocalypse / 2002
Resurrection in Blood / 2000
Enter the Realm of Death / 1999
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