Ethereal Sin

Ethereal Sin
Rudra Zephyrion (Bass [since 2007]), Yama Darkblaze (Vocals, Guitar [since 1997], Shadow), Morgan Le Fay (Vocals, Keyboard [since 2007]), Sariel Evileye (Guitar [since 2008]), Sokaris Brastyr (Drums [since 2009]), Nergal J. Mephisto (Guitar [1997-2005]), Killeakz Oldone (Bass [2003-2005]), Ruine Valkyriel (Keyboard [1997-2004]), Loki Icyfiend (Drums [1997-1998]), Curze Messiah (Bass [1999-2000]), Shinon (Keyboard [1997-1998]), Yurkill (Guitar [1999]), Moonchik (Drums [1999]), Yashak Nornmourn (Keyboard [2004-2005]), Chaory (Drums [2005]), Thanatos Saturnus (Drums [2007-2008]), Zaren Sixthos (Drums [2007-2008]), Randa Sirenia (Vocals [2008-2009])

Ethereal Sin formed in 1997 in Japan by Yama Darkblaze. They are consistently based on the Animism and Pagan Thought from the Initial Activity. They Released 3 Full-length Album, 2 EP and some Compilation with Their Sound style is Symphonic Melodic Pagan Black Metal with Soprano Female Vocal and Violin named Elegiac Black Metal. They played at many fests, events and tours.

for example, Hammersonic 2013, Wacken Open Air 2015, Tons of Rock 2016 etc... Then, 2019 Jan, They released New Album - Kakuriyo. Keep the Black Flame Burning!!!.

In 1997 A certain Dark Winter Night, Yama(Vo,Guitars) and Nergal(Guitars) formed The band named Ethereal Sin with Ruine(Bass),and Loki(Drums).Soon,They made a demo was named "beggining". It was the first sound source made by under the name of Ethereal Sin.Then Oct 1997,We felt the necessity for a keyboard to our sounds,and Shinon joined as a keyboard player. Nov 1997, We started to recording of our 1st album have concept of the war legend.Early 1998,Shinon was discharged for Since it was not eager for activity.We once could not but stop recording.We discussed and solved the problem. Ruine changed her part as Keyboards and Female Vocals. and Yama played bass. 1st album "The Cocoon and Ebony Thorns" out at June 6,1998. But,again the trouble Loki's Retirement occurred.They started making new songs and look for new drummer with new bassist. Yama joined other bands SHADOW as a vocals. It entered in 1999 and we made new Promo demo called "LastDawn".Several months pass, Curze Messiah joined as a bassist,next, Yurkill joined as a guitar,Moonchik joined as a drums. But few months later,Yurkill and Moonchik left band.We continued looking for the drummer.And Yama participated in recording of SHADOW.The despairing millennium came, unfortunately The incident was occurred.At May,2000 Yama was arrested and it went into the jail and Ethereal Sin was frozen... But In 2002 Satanic Crimson Day,Yama was formed Ethereal Sin again. Yama and his War Partner Nergal came back to the war field. Immediately we were recording stored songs.The Demo named "The Return from the Darkest Abyss" was the proof of revival of Ethereal Sin. In early 2003,We called back Ruine and contracted with Killeakz for made next demo that called "Lost Destination".After few days from "Lost Destination" completing, Killekz became a permanent member. In 2003 Winter, We has started recording of next Album. To our regret,Feb.2004 Ruine has left This Band by Some Problems.and The Recording was temporary stop.After Few Weeks, New Keyboardist joined Us.Her name is Yashak(Jask). In 2005 Spring, Chaory joined us for Drums and Killeakz change his part to Bass.They started to recording of next Album. But, End of 2005, We were Frozen again. 'cause Nergal,Chaory left band... Past Two Years...2007 Winter,Yama found New Members and The Band was Reborn! Thanatos,Rudra,Morgan,Zaren joined and Started for New Ethereal Sin. In June 2008, We fired Zaren for his Skill shortages. Thanatos changed his part to Battery from Guitar. and 2 New Members has come. Randa for Vocals, Sariel for Lead Guitars. They started recording of next Album again! To our regret,End of 2008,Thanatos left the Band for difference of the Music Character. But,Their Works didn't stop.They look for New Drummers and Supported by Botis Snake and more Help Drummers at Last, They release new Album with the cruel and gloomy songs... titled "The Abyss will also gaze into thee" at Mar 2009. In April 2009,Sokaris Brastyr joined as a New Drummer! In Jun 2009,Randa seceded though it was really regrettable. The band will be temporary formed like their early style that Yama play Vo/G. and In Aug 2009,We fired Rudra by his zeal to this band disappeared. So In Oct 2009,Vlad joined as a New Bassist. He play grim woodbase! and Yama played Guitar with Main Vocals. In Feb 2010,Yama decided that he concentrates on Vocals. and Seth joined New Guitar. In Sep 2010,Seth left the band for his skill shortages. But He came back for Bass in Vlad's place.In Mar 2012,They got the Qualifications to compete in the Finals of METAL BATTLE JAPAN.after it, Kohen joined Official Member. In Feb 2013, They released re-recording 1st album. and Apr, They played at most biggest Metal Festival in Southeast asia - Hammersonic with Cradle of Filth, Obituary, Cannnibal Corpse, Epica, As I Lay Dying and more. In Jun 2013, They got the Qualifications to compete in the Finals of METAL BATTLE JAPAN again. and They will support of Ne Obliviscaris Japan Tour at Aug and Marduk Japan Tour at Sep 2013. In The End of July, Morgan left the bands.but already They got supporting members. Recently,They finished to make 2nd album (this mix/mastering engeneer is Stefano/16th Cellar Studio. His past work are Fleshgod Apocalypse, Bloodshot Dawn and more). and Now They are looking for new label. Keep the Black Flame Burning!!!

Elegiac Black Metal Horde from JAPAN since 1997. It's Symphonic Melodic Pagan Black Metal with Soprano Female Vocal. Distributor, Promoter, Trader, Zines, Interview and Label, Always Welcome! and Keep the Black Flame Burning!!!