RIMFROST is a 3-piece Black Metal Band that explores a variety of styles within the genres of Blackened Death Metal. They delivers a refined blend of dark melodies, crushing riffs, technical percussion and powerful lyrical story telling.
Now the band are ready for a third full-length release worldwide
RIMFROST started out in the summer of 2002 in a town in Sweden known as Hagfors under the band name “Mörkrets furstar” (eng.”Lords of The Darkness”) by the 14 years old singer and guitarist Hravn that joins forces with the drummer Throllv of the same age, later on they find a bassist for the band. During this time they was writing lyrics in Swedish.
In 2003 the band changes their band name into RIMFROST and starts to write lyrics in english, and soon after they record their very first technical advanced studio demo named “Unredeemed Demons” at the Hairy Bones Studios in Karlstad, Sweden. The demo was only released in ten copies although the booklet states fifteen.
After a band line-up change the band later on receive a record deal through Jonas Kjellgren at No Colours Records. The signing includes one EP and two albums. The band releases three of their demo songs as an EP in December 2005 under the name “A Journey to a Greater End”, Recorded at Black Lounge Studios in Avesta, Sweden. The EP was well received by the press and public and soon after the band gets chosen out of hundreds of contenders to perform at the prestigious Inferno Festival in Oslo in Easter 2006, the band receives great feedback from public and press after their performance.
In August 2006 they return into the Black Lounge Studios to produce their very first full-length debut album backed up by Jonas Kjellgren. This time the band record the album “A Frozen World Unknown”, released in October the same year through No Colours Records.
In January 2008 the band signs a new deal with a new label, Season of Mist Records for their next full-length album “Veraldar Nagli”, recorded at Sonic Train Studios with the renowned producer Andy LaRocque known from King Diamond.
“Veraldar Nagli” was released in 2009 in Europe and 2010 in USA the albums was received well both from the press and public around the world.
In early 2012 the band produces their very first music video with a brand new song “Witches Hammer”, the band performs at “Metal Days” in Germany.
In 2015 the third album gets recorded at MRG Productions and Freezing World Studios in Borås, Sweden, The ferocious new album offers a bloody follow-up to previous two full lengths. The band names the new album to “RIMFROST” and signs a deal with Non Serviam Records for a release in spring 2016.
Artwork duties are handled by: Istvan Konya.
Now in end of 2016 the band is in the studio again working with their next forthcoming full-lenght album. So keep an eye on their official Facebook page for more information for the next release as this band keeping themselves busy planning to release another one during 2017.
The band members about their new album “Rimfrost” and Non Serviam Records:
Bass player B.C gives his thoughts: “This album is going to destroy everything in its path!”
Lyrically, RIMFROST guitarist and vocalist Hravn says: “This album is more personal in the writing of the lyrics. Still, with the same spirit as before, with the darkness and the will to destroy and conquer. We have taken the step out of the Black Metal box, and we do and write what the fuck we want. That goes for the whole package, music and lyrics.”
Guitarist and vocalist Hravn about the release through Non Serviam Records: “We are proud to work with Non Serviam Records and their strong belief and enthusiasm inside the extreme metal scene. This is a label that burns for the right cause and together we shall put more fuel on the fire!”
1.As the Silver Curtain Closes
3.Beyond The Mountains of Rime
2003 – Unredeemed Demons (Demo)
2005 – A Journey To A Greater End (EP) No Colours Records
2006 – A Frozen World Unknown – No Colours Records
2009 – Veraldar Nagli – Season Of Mist Records
2016 – Rimfrost – Non Serviam Records
LINE-UP DURING RECORDING & RELEASE
Throllv – Drums
Hravn – Guitars vocals
B.C – Bass
NEW LINE-UP 2016
Throllv – Drums
Hravn – Guitars vocals
Jargon – Bass