Formation in late summer
First live shows
Release of "A Duet of Thoughts" demo tape
Release of "Above Twilight Wings" demo CD
Recorded in the Stage One Studios with German producer-legend Andy Classen (Holy Moses)
Appearance on the Rock Hard newcomer-compilation "Unerhört - Best of the Underground"
2nd place in a newcomer band-competition
Nationwide weekend clubshows
New demo CD "Eternal Solar Eclipse" recorded with producer Carsten Schmerer, including a cover of the IRON MAIDEN classic "Prowler"
Contract with GRIND SYNDICATE MEDIA
Release of "Haunting Requiems" by GRIND SYNDICATE MEDIA
First big festival shows (Wave Gotik Treffen (w/ Anathema, Samael, ...), Party San Open Air (w/ Amon Amarth, Necrophobic, ...)
Contract with MASSACRE RECORDS
Release of "On Darker Trails" by MASSACRE RECORDS - recorded again in the Stage One Studios with the producer-duo Andy and Georg "Schösch" Classen - including a cover of the METALLICA milestone "Master Of Puppets"
A lot of clubgigs and big festival shows (Summer Breeze (w/ Paradise Lost, Nightwish, ...), Rock Harz Open Air (w/ Blaze, Overkill, ...)
Appearance on the IRON MAIDEN tribute "A Tribute to the Beast" (NUCLEAR BLAST) with "Prowler" (other bands on this compilation: Grave Digger, Children of Bodom, In Flames, ...)
Appearance on the METALLICA tribute "A Tribute to the Four Horsemen" (NUCLEAR BLAST) with "Master of Puppets" (other bands on this compilation: Anthrax, Apocalyptica, In Flames, ...)
A lot of clubgigs and festival shows (Fun And Crust Open Air (w/ Testament, Napalm Death, ...)
First non-German show at the Kaltenbach Open Air in Austria (w/ Enthroned, Mörk Gryning, ...)
Recordings of "Fields of Salvation" in the Metalsound Studios with producer Torsten Sauerbrey (Dark At Dawn)
Mixing of "Fields of Salvation" at the Jailhouse Studios with producer-legend Tommy Hansen (Helloween, Pretty Maids, Hatesphere, ...)
Contract with REMEDY RECORDS
Release of "Fields of Salvation" by REMEDY RECORDS
A lot of clubgigs and festival shows (Rock Harz Open Air (w/ U.D.O., Clawfinger, ...), Up from the Ground (w/ Malevolent Creation, Kataklysm, ...)
Appearance on the RUNNING WILD tribute "Revivalry" (REMEDY RECORDS) with "Raise Your Fist"
US release of "Fields of Salvation" by Magick Records/ Cleopatra Label Group incl. a bonus live track "Reborn"
Europe-wide clubgigs and festival shows (Bretthart Open Air (w/ Entombed, Samael, ...), Zabbaduschder Open Air (w/ God Dethroned, Cataract, ...)
Recordings of "Death End Road" in the Krachgarten Studios with producer Gerret "Rocker" Geilich and co-engineer Simon Baltruschat
Mixing of "Death End Road" again at the Jailhouse Studios with producer-legend Tommy Hansen (Helloween, Pretty Maids, Hatesphere, ...)
European release of "Death End Road" by REMEDY RECORDS
Japan release of "Death End Road" by SPIRITUAL BEAST RECORDS incl. 2 bonus live tracks "The Nightmare Within" and "Aces High" (Iron Maiden)
Europe-wide clubgigs and festival shows (Metalcamp (w/ Motörhead, ...), Hard Rock Laager (w/ Soilwork, ...))
taken from www.myspace.com/burdenofgrief1