Chalice / Illska “Split Demo 1993″ LP/CD in Stock Now
Released by Nomad Snakepit Productions and exclusively distributed in the USA by NWN:
Chalice / Illska “Split Demo 1993″ LP/Digipak CD
Illska, founded in 1992 by Draugen, who later played drums on the infamous debut mini album of Dark Funeral and all the Svartsyn albums until 2010.
Their only recording, one of the most important demo-tapes from the old Swedish black metal underground was released upon the earth in 1993. The split with Chalice (pre-Svartsyn).
Draugen was joined by Kolgrim (Unpure, ex-Svartsyn) on vox & bass and Hräsvelg (ex-Unpure) on guitars.
Draugen (ex-Dark Funeral, ex-Svartsyn) – Drums
Kolgrim (Unpure, ex-Svartsyn) – Vox & Bass
Hräsvelg (ex-Unpure) – Guitars
Chalice, founded in 1991 by Ornias, who later formed Svartsyn. In 1993 they released the infamous split demo tape with Illska . Pure 90’s raw black metal, a monument of its time.
Ornias (Svartsyn) – Guitars & Bass
Tormentor – Drums & Vox
The long sold out demo was re-released on vinyl and cd in 2021 by Nomad Snakepit Productions.
The LP, pressed on ghastly white vinyl, comes with an A2 poster and an extensive 12” insert. Hand numbered to 300 copies.
The CD comes in a 6-panel digipack and is limited to 250 copies.