Bathory Story

Blood On Ice

BLOOD ON ICE is a legend among those who have followed us throughout the years. Never permitted to forget about its existence, constantly reminded of it as I was by all the tens of thousands of letters from our fans that I've received throughout the years ever since I breathed about it in the press some years ago, Blood On Ice seemed a very...
Source: Booklet of Blood On Ice CD (1996)

Hole in the Sky - A Tribute To Quorthon

On Monday June 7th the sad news of BATHORY mastermind Thomas “Quorthon” Forsbergs demise broke. The 39-year-old son of Black Mark Records owner Börje Forsberg, was widely considered to be one of black metal’s founding fathers, died of an apparent heart failure...
Source: Hole in the Sky (2004)

In Conspiracy With Satan - A Tribute To Bathory

BATHORY were formed in early 83, under the monicker NOSFERATU (after the famous vampire movie) The name was quickly changed to ELIZABETH BATHORY, which a while later was shortened to only BATHORY. The name was not taken after the wellknown Venom song "Countness Bathory", rather Quorthon discovered the name at a trip to the...
Source: Booklet of A Tribute To Bathory CD (1998)

Personal letter from Quorthon (

My dearest Horde! The first thoughts that came to my mind when I first sat myself down to write this introducing letter for, is how very important the underground feel still is and how ever present that feel is in everything that BATHORY does. Whether you call it Black, Death, Epic, Viking or Nordic, BATHORY has made...
Source: (2003)

1988 Bathory Biography

BATHORY-the most evil group you will ever hear are from Sweden. They are thought by many to be one of the world's premier Death Metal bands. Their first two albums "Bathory" and "The Return" were only previously available in Sweden but since their signing to UNDER ONE FLAG in 1987 all their albums are now available worldwide. Formed in March '83...

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