Re-release of the debut albums of Astarte, the queens of black metal!
Being the first female black metal band ever, Astarte surprised the black metal fans worldwide with their combination of the Norwegian raw and pure black style and the melodic, atmospheric style of Greek black!

For fans of Darkthrone, Satyricon, Emperor, Rotting Christ and Varathron.
Re-release in limited digipack edition, including 5 bonus tracks!

In loving memory of Maria “Tristessa” Kolokouri (R.I.P.)


Passage To Eternity
Voyage Of Eternal Life
Thorns Of Charon (Pt. 1) – Astarte’s Call
Doomed Dark Years
Thorns Of Charon (Pt. 2) – Emerge From Hades
Thorns Of Charon (Pt. 3) – Pathway To Unlight
Empress Of The Shadowland
The Rise Of Metropolis
*Deathcrush (Mayhem cover/studio rehearsal) (bonus track)
*Rehearsal Conversation (bonus track)
*Unreleased track from studio rehearsal (bonus track)
*The Rise Of Metropolis (first edition/unreleased without vocals) (bonus track)
*Maria’s “Tristessa” Kolokouri message for the woman (taken from a radio-interview on 22-7-2000) (bonus track)

Doomed Dark Years

Release Date : 17-05-2017
Artist : Astarte
Genre : Black Metal
Catalog ref. : SR-0193
Format : CD