Listening to Therion brings back fond memories to me. They are one of the bands that introduced me to Extreme Metal with the brilliant Of Darkness… album. Beloved Antichrist is
Yesterday, symphonic metal titans THERION kicked off their pan-European headline tour with IMPERIAL AGE, NULL POSITIV and several others. While presenting some of the new tracks of their upcoming album »Beloved Antichrist«, THERION will also perform
Josh Rundquist of That Drummer Guy recently conducted an interview with mainman Christofer Johnsson of symphonic metal pioneers THERION. You can listen to the entire interview below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On THERION‘s forthcoming “Beloved Antichrist” triple
On February 9th, symphonic metal pioneers THERION will finally release their three-hour-long opera project »Beloved Antichrist«. After unveiling the opera’s plot, characters and the differences to the Russian novel it is loosely based
Disc 1 1. Turn for Heaven 2. Where Will You Go? 3. Through Dust Through Rain 4. Sign Are Here 5. Never Again 6. Bring Her Home 7. The Solid
1. Poupée de cire, poupée de son (France Gall cover) 2. Une fleur dans le cœur (Victoire Scott cover) 3. Initials B.B. (Serge Gainsbourg cover) 4. Mon amour, mon ami
1. Introduction / Sitra Ahra 2. Kings of Edom 3. Unguentum Sabbati 4. Land of Canaan 5. Hellequin 6. 2012 7. Cú Chulainn 8. Kali Yuga III 9. The Shells
Disc 1 1. Der Mitternachtslöwe 2. Gothic Kabbalah 3. The Perennial Sophia 4. Wisdom and the Cage 5. Son of the Staves of Time 6. Tuna 1613 7. Trul 8.
1. The Blood of Kingu 2. Son of the Sun 3. The Khlysti Evangelist 4. Dark Venus Persephone 5. Kali Yuga, Part 1 6. Kali Yuga, Part 2 7. The
1. Typhon 2. Uthark Runa 3. Three Ships of Berik Part 1: Calling to Arms and Fighting the Battle 4. Three Ships of Berik Part 2: Victory! 5. Lemuria 6.
1. Ginnungagap (The Black Hole) (Prologue) 2. (Old) Midgård 3. Asgård (The Bifrost Bridge) 4. (Call of) Jotunheim 5. Schwarzalbenheim (Svartalfheim) (Gold der Unterwelt) 6. Ljusalfheim (The Shining Ones) 7.
1. Seven Secrets of the Sphinx 2. Eternal Return 3. Enter Vril-Ya 4. Ship of Luna 5. The Invincible 6. Deggial 7. Emerald Crown 8. The Flight of the Lord
1. The Crowning of Atlantis 2. Mark of Cain 3. Clavicula Nox 4. Crazy Nights (Loudness cover) 5. From the Dionysian Days 6. Thor (Manowar cover) 7. Seawinds (Accept cover)
1. The Rise of Sodom and Gomorrah 2. Birth of Venus Illegitima 3. Wine of Aluqah 4. Clavicula Nox 5. The Wild Hunt 6. Eye of Shiva 7. Black Sun
1. In Remembrance 2. Black Fairy 3. Fly to the Rainbow (Scorpions cover) 4. Children of the Damned (Iron Maiden cover) 5. Under Jolly Roger (Running Wild cover) 6. Symphony
1. Preludium 2. To Mega Therion 3. Cults of the Shadow 4. In the Desert of Set 5. Interludium 6. Nightside of Eden 7. Opus Eclipse 8. Invocation of Naamah
1. The Wings of the Hydra 2. Melez 3. Arrival of the Darkest Queen 4. The Beauty in Black 5. Riders of Theli 6. Blac 7. Darkness Eve 8. Sorrows
Symphonic metal pioneers THERION unveiled the plot and first track off their opulent opera project »Beloved Antichrist« last year, which will see the light of day on February 9th. Today the band is kicking
1. Baal Reginon 2. Dark Princess Naamah 3. A Black Rose (Covered with Tears, Blood and Ice) 4. Symphoni Drakonis Inferni 5. Dawn of Perishness 6. The Eye of Eclipse
1. Future Consciousness 2. Pandemonic Outbreak 3. Cthulhu 4. Symphony of the Dead 5. Beyond Sanctorum 6. Enter the Depths of Eternal Darkness 7. Illusions of Life 8. The Way
1. The Return 2. Asphyxiate with Fear 3. Morbid Reality 4. Megalomaniac 5. A Suburb to Hell 6. Genocidal Raids 7. Time Shall Tell 8. Dark Eternity Of Darkness… is a
Therion was formed in Upplands Väsby (a suburb to Stockholm, Sweden) in 1987 by Christofer Johnsson, under the name ”Blitzkrieg”. Chris was at that time playing the bass and did