The band was founded in the year 2007 in Athens,Greece by Theo & Jon, in order to deliver uncompromising extreme metal. Later on Constantine, Noir and Nick joined in the wolfpack.
In 2008 DESCENDING released their debut album called "Enter Annihilation" by Massacre Records in Europe and Spiritual Beast Records (Japan).
Although it was a debut album the band managed to receive numerous of positive reviews and feedback from the press from all over the world (Japan / Burrn,Young Guitar - Germany / Rock Hard (Soundcheck #18), Metal Hammer (Soundcheck #9) - UK / Terrorizer,Kerrang - Greece / Rock Hard,Metal Hammer) and performed headline shows all over Greece and also in major summer festivals such as Rocking Athens Festival (Greece) and Exit Festival (Serbia) in 2009.As a spinal tap Descending have been the ones to support Heaven and Hell,Blind Guardian,Testament,Gojira,The Haunted,Shadows Fall and Neaera in Greece and they were actually chosen from Lamb of God themselves to support their show in Athens in 2010.
After a long period of intensive work in Greece and Sweden along with producer Fredrik Nordstrom (In Flames, Dimmu Borgir, Arch Enemy etc.) at Fredman studios, the band is ready to deliver their follower to their debut album "Enter Annihilation", which was released in European and Japanese Markets in 2008-2009.
The band states:
"Those two years were crucial for the musical and artistic course of the band.
This time our vision was to deliver a massive album having as a gnomon the psychoacoustic result, even from the composing stage:
The quintet's new epiphany is entitled "New Death Celebrity".
This time, the founders of a music generation FREDRIK NORDSTROM and HENRIK UDD (In Flames, Dimmu Borgir, Bring Me The Horizon) teamed up and produced a high qualitative album, which will definitely make an impact, on the world of the extreme sound.
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2008 Enter Annihilation
2011 New Death Celebrity