Eeriness

Get Help on using the Artist Description section

E

eriness was founded in 1996 by Thomas Laupper (guitar) and Philipp Gnos (guitar/vocals). Soon after, Rainer Stüssi (drums) and Ramon Burlet (bass) also joined the band. In this formation Eeriness played basic heavy metal. After various experiments with keyboards it was realized that their addition became more and more important, so Andy Salzmann was added at keyboards.

In 1997 bassist Ramon Burlet decided to pursue a different style of music and left the band. Nevertheless, in January 1998, the band trudged on to give their first concert in Unterengstringen (a town near Zurich) with great success. Later that spring, Markus Burri replaced Andy Salzmann who left because of personal reasons.

In April 1999, they finally found Mikko Wiederkehr to take the bass and their first Demo-CD Lord Of The Night was completed. The four parts of this CD Symphony Violin, Voice Of Sadness, Embrace Of Evil and Winter Perceive were a mixture of Heavy and gothic metal. Indeed, it set the standard for their ever-increasing gothic metal tendencies and in 2000 Tilia Schneider took over on vocals. Soon after their Promo-CD, Endless, followed and was first presented to the world at the Green Wolf Metal Pub in Deitingen. In 2001 Zorka Ciklaminy (violin/cello), joined the band just as Markus Burri (keyboards) left to continue his professional studies. Tilia Schneider took over the keyboards, and with Katarina Krcmaraova they found a new singer. Then, in 2002, Thomas Laupper unfortunately had to leave because he could no longer afford to spend the time needed on the band, so Roland Hurni took over his vacant guitar spot to complete a major line-up shift.

It was at the end of 2002 when their album A Life Beyond The Shades Of Time finally saw the light of day produced by the well-known Tommy Vetterli (who had worked with the likes of Kreator and Coroner) and released on the 'Shark Records' label in 2003.


Get Help on using the Artist Dashboard section

Artist Dashboard:


Nation Switzerland
City Unknown
Promotional Address Unknown
Genre Gothic
Reformations 1
Web Unknown
Active Years 1996-
E-Mail Unknown
RRCA File Code UC000706
Diskery ID 1152


Get Help on using the See Also section

Other artists mentioned in this article:

Kreator Coroner





Discography
Band Membership
Find Video Clip
Find Audio Clip
Find Tickets

About Diskery
Contact Us
Search Database
Get Help
Legal Notices
Diskery News
See us on Facebook
Special Projects
Meet the Programmer



Love Diskery on your mobile? You'll love us on your big screen device too!



Love Diskery on your big screen? Try us on your mobile device too.