Carpathian Forest is a Norwegian black metal band formed by Nattefrost and Nordavind in 1990.
Carpathian Forest's lyrics deal with themes such as Satanism, evil and anti-Christianity
Carpathian Forest emergied with the demo tape "Bloodlust & Perversion" (1992). In 1993 the band released a second demo "Journey Through the Cold Moors of Svarttjern". One year later, Forest signed to Avantgarde Music and recorded their first mini album, Through Chasm, Caves and Titan Woods (1995), followed by the debut album ;;Black Shining Leather in 1998.
In 1998, Carpathian Forest came back with a successful release, after three years of silence. Carpathian Forest are to play the first concert in 1998 at the Quart Festival, Kristiansand Norway supporting Immortal and Satyricon. And for that occasion Tchort (bass), A Kobro (drums) and Vrangsinn (synth) are brought in as session musicians for that concert. The Under the Black Sun festival in Germany holds CF as headliners and both founder ...