Oreegin: Gdańsk, Poland
Genre(s): Blackened daith metal
Black metal (early)
Years active: 1991-
Labels: Century Media Records
Associatit acts:
Current members: (see belaw)

Behemoth is a Pols blackened daith metal baund frae Gdańsk, formed in 1991. They are considered tae hae played an important role in establishin the Pols extreme metal unnergrund, alangside baunds such as Vader, Decapitated, Vesania an Hate.

Till the late 1990s, the baund played a traditional black metal style wi heathen leerical content, but suin chynged tae that o occult an thelemic themes written bi their lead vocalist Nergal an Krzysztof Azarewicz. Wi the 1999 release o Satanica, the baund showed their presence in the blackened daith metal scene, while retainin their awn signature style characterized bi the drum wirk o Inferno, multi-layered vocals an Middle-Eastren influences. Regardless that Behemoth haes been labeled as daith metal, black metal or thrash-influenced, Nergal haes mentioned that he does no like the baund tae be labeled.

Baund membersEedit

Current membersEedit

Behemoth at Empik in 2009. Frae left tae richt: Zbigniew Promiński, Tomasz Wróblewski an Adam Darski.

Umwhile membersEedit

  • Leszek "L.Kaos" Dziegielewski (1995–1996, 1998–1999)
  • Adam "Desecrator" Malinowski (1991–1992)
  • Mateusz "Havoc" Smierzchalski (2000–2004)
  • Rafał "Frost / Browar" Brauer (1992–1993)
  • Mefisto (–1998)
  • Orcus (1993)
  • Marcin "Novy" Nowak (2000–2003)
Session keybuird
  • Piotr Weltrowski
  • Maciej Niedzielski
  • Robert "Rob Darken" Fudali (1992–1994)


Studio albums
Live albums
  • Live Eschaton  (2000)
  • Demonica (2006)
  • Tyrants from the abyss (2002)
  • Originators of the northern darkness (2000)
  • Czarne Zastepy (1996)


Year Title Directed
1999 "Decade of Therion"
2000 "Antichristian Phenomenon"
2000 "Christians to the Lions" Roman Przylipiak
2002 "As Above So Below" Jakub Miszczak
2004 "Conquer All" Joanna Rechnio
2005 "Slaves Shall Serve" Joanna Rechnio
2007 "Prometherion" Soren
2008 "At the Left Hand ov God" Dariusz Szermanowicz & Grupa 13
2008 "Inner Sanctum" Mateusz "Mania" Winkiel
2009 "Ov Fire And The Void" Dariusz Szermanowicz & Grupa 13
2010 "Alas, Lord is Upon Me" Dariusz Szermanowicz & Grupa 13

Freemit airtinsEedit