ANCESTRAL LEGACY

Symphonic Black Metal / Gothic Metal • Norway
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The very beginning of Ancestral Legacy can be traced as far back as the last days of 1995 when Eddie Risdal and Kjell-Ivar Aarli, two buddies who shared the interest in metal, got the idea to start a band. They had heard a lot of new and inspiring music over the years, and bands like Dissection, Ulver, In Flames & Unanimated where the main inspiration, and they named the band Permafrost. The first songs were written early 1996, but there was'n too much progression in the band until their friend Øyvind Rosseland joined the band as a synthist in late 1998, around the time the band changed the name to Ancestral Legacy. The sound changed naturally from guitar-driven to more synth-based songwriting, inspired by Dimmu Borgir, Covenant and Cradle of Filth. The first demo was cut in spring/summer 2000 when some decent recording equipment was obtained. Some of the older read more...
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ANCESTRAL LEGACY Of Magic Illusions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Of Magic Illusions
Symphonic Black Metal 2005
ANCESTRAL LEGACY Nightmare Diaries album cover 3.50 | 3 ratings
Nightmare Diaries
Gothic Metal 2010
ANCESTRAL LEGACY Terminal album cover 4.75 | 2 ratings
Terminal
Gothic Metal 2014

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ANCESTRAL LEGACY Trapped Within the Words album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Trapped Within the Words
Symphonic Black Metal 2008

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ANCESTRAL LEGACY Ancestral Legacy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ancestral Legacy
Symphonic Black Metal 2000
ANCESTRAL LEGACY Emptiness album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Emptiness
Symphonic Black Metal 2002
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Promo 2003
Symphonic Black Metal 2003
ANCESTRAL LEGACY Of Magic Illusions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Of Magic Illusions
Symphonic Black Metal 2003
ANCESTRAL LEGACY November album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
November
Symphonic Black Metal 2003
ANCESTRAL LEGACY Goodbye Reality album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Goodbye Reality
Symphonic Black Metal 2004

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Crash of Silence
Symphonic Black Metal 2005

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