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Releases : 13     Total votes : 6     Reviews : 0
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Band

Extol

CountryNorway
Formed1993, Bekkestua, Bærum, Norway
GenresTechnical Death Metal, Progressive Death Metal, Thrash Metal, Progressive Metal, Alternative Rock
LabelsIndie Recordings

Line-up (members)

  • David Husvik : Drums (1994-2007, 2012-)
  • Peter Espevoll : Lead Vocals (1994-2007, 2012-)
  • Ole Børud : Guitars, Vocals, Flute (1996-1999, 2012-), Guitars, Clean Vocals (2003-2004)

Former members

  • Eystein Holm : Bass (1994-1999)
  • Christer Espevoll : Guitars (1994-2004)
  • Emil Nikolaisen : Guitars (1995-1996)
  • Tor Magne Glidje : Bass (1999-2001), Guitars (2004-2007)
  • John Robert Mjåland : Bass (2001-2007)
  • Ole Halvard Sveen : Guitars, Vocals (2004-2007)
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Discography

Album titleRankTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
preview CollectionWish List Split - 00
preview CollectionWish List Demo - 00
Burial preview CollectionWish List Studio 90 10
preview CollectionWish List EP - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
Undeceived preview CollectionWish List Studio 95 10
preview CollectionWish List EP - 00
Synergy preview CollectionWish List Studio - 00
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
The Blueprint Dives preview CollectionWish List Studio 58 10
Extol preview CollectionWish List Studio 81.7 30
preview CollectionWish List Single - 00
preview CollectionWish List Video - 00
Additional notes
Extol was originally formed in 1993 when brothers Peter (vocals) and Christer (guitar, backing vocals) Espevoll teamed up with David Husvik (drums) and Ole Borud (guitars). In January 1996, they recorded three songs for a Norwegian metal compilation called Northern Lights featuring many other aspiring Norwegian acts and it subsequently drew lots of awareness to the band.

Extol featured on "In the Shadow of Death"
Released 2000 by Endtime Productions and on ''This Is Solid State, Vol. 1'' by Solid State Records.

The band works directly with the "New Life Mission Aid", an organization that cares for orphaned children in Kenya, Africa.

Reformed in 2012.
Info / Statistics
Artists : 28,793
Albums : 103,296
Reviews : 6,608
Lyrics : 98,270
Top Rating
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