Contact Us

No. 16: Mayhem, ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ – Best Debut Metal Albums

Mayhem, 'De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas'
Deathlike Silence

Mayhem‘s ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sanathas’ may be the most sonically terrifying black metal record ever released.

Unfortunately, vocalist Per ‘Dead’ Ohlin committed suicide before he was able to enter the studio for ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas,’ but his lyrical work lives on in the black metal masterwork.

Never has a more iconic group of black metal musicians shared a studio space. Guitarist Euronymous and bassist Varg Vikernes would both lend their talents to the album (Varg later murdered Euronymous), as did legendary drummer Hellhamer and current Mayhem vocalist Attila Csihar.

Next: No. 15

Skip to: No. 25 | No. 20 | No. 15 | No. 10 | No. 5

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of Loudwire

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://loudwire.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Loudwire quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!