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Release date: 2000
Style: Melodic black metal

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01. Thou Art Blind
02. If It Ends Tomorrow
03. My Sacred Path
04. Aeternatus
05. Art Of Sin
06. Lucifer Over London
07. Law Of The Serpent
08. You Are I
09. Khronos
10. Fateless
11. Time Stand Still
12. Glory Of Sadness

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Label: Century Media

Produced by Peter Tãgtgren & Sakis.

Staff review by
DerRozzengarten

Rating:
9.0
During 2000 Rotting Christ entered the studio to record "Khronos", one of the darkest albums of this wonderful band, produced by Necromayhem (Sakis Tolis) and Peter Tagtgren at his Abyss Studios in Sweden. "Khronos" is a very complex and various-sounding album since Rotting Christ flirt with many soundscapes that seem to be different, yet they succeed in harmonizing them wonderfully together. The black metal feeling of their first cult releases is present along with the evil aesthetic of those early years of the band, the heavy metal structure of some compositions refers to their previous releases, "A Dead Poem" and "Sleep of the Angels", but sounding way darker and in the air you can sense several influences of the dark wave scene of the 80s. The darkness that this album exudes is quite obvious even by a single stare at its cover (made by Septic Flesh's Spiros Antoniou ) where lies the beauty of the defiled crucified Christ, picture of what the name of the band means, a portrait of abysmal beauty, Christ in decomposition, Rotting Christ…

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Hex_Omega - 24.08.2013 at 20:17  
Rating: 9 Dark, melodic, melancholic. The best RC album. 'If It Ends Tomorrow' and 'Art Of Sin' are one of their best songs.
Deadmeat - 23.07.2014 at 20:42  
Rating: 8 A great eight! "if it ends tomorrow" and "thou art blind" are my personal favs followed by "my sacred path"!

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