DARKIFIED "Cthulu Riseth, The Complete Works Of Darkified" [CD]
Death/Black Metal from Sweden
DARKIFIED was well-known act in the early Swedish underground death metal scene and recorded their demo "Dark" and EP "Sleep Forever" at Gorysound with Dan Swan_ (1991 / '92). Drummer Jocke was shortly after the EP release recruted by MARDUK (and plays nowadays in Dimension Zero) and Roberth Karlsson (bass) joined PanThyMonium and Edge of Sanity (and nowadays Scar Symmetry) and DARKIFIED split up.. As both demo and EP are much sought after nowadays Vic records will release the entire DARKFIED discography, all songs re-mastered by Dan Swano. Besides the demo "Dark" and EP "Sleep Forever" this album, entitled "Cthulhu Riseth - The Complete Works of Darkified", contains four life tracks (Live in Gothenburg 1991 including a Bathory cover) and a rare rehearsal track. The booklet contains massive liner notes (from all 4 band members and by insiders / key figures in the early Swedish Death metal scene: Uffe Cederlund (Morbid / Nihilist / Entombed), Dan Swan_ (Edge of Sanity, Unisound) and Niklas Sundin (Dark Tranquility). Artwork by Erik Danielsson (Watain).