|Künstler||MY DYING BRIDE|
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My Dying Bride, from West Yorkshire, England, formed in the summer of 1990, and after only six months of writing together released their debut demo tape. My Dying Bride have since become the leading light of death/doom metal since their debut album ‘As the Flower Withers’ was released on Peaceville Records back in 1992.
Influenced by acts such as Celtic Frost and Candlemass, and noted for their pioneering use of violin and heavy atmospherics, the band carved a huge worldwide following over the years, even touring with such legendary acts as Iron Maiden and Dio. They remain greatly respected today as one of the pinnacles of the genre, as well as one of the most instantly distinguishable metal bands.
My Dying Bride were instrumental in spearheading the entire UK doom metal scene in the early 1990's, along with the other major acts of this often talked about Peaceville 'trinity'; namely Paradise Lost and Anathema.
This 2-disc introduction to the band contains material spanning My Dying Bride's illustrious career over two decades, with a consistent and unwavering focus on creating among the darkest and heaviest music imaginable, all the while wrapped up in the poetic landscapes created by vocalist and lyricist Aaron Stainthorpe.