Apr 022021
 

This song is a cover of Pantokrators song ‘Via Dolorosa’ performed by Melech. The song was originally written in 1997 by Mattias Johansson and later recorded and released on Pantokrators second demo “Even unto the ends of the earth” in 1998.

This version is interpreted, rewritten and rearranged by Rickard Jachin Gustafsson.

Melech is a side project from Ricke and Karl of Swedish death metal band Pantokrator and exist as an additional creative outlet. All music is written and performed by Rickard, lyrics by Karl. 

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Apr 132020
 

Melech has just released a new digital single ‘Helig’ (Holy). The song is available from bandcamp.

Earlier this year they wrote on facebook: Working on taking Melech to the stage!

Melech is a side project from Ricke and Karl of Swedish death metal band Pantokrator and exist as an additional creative outlet. All music is written and performed by Rickard, lyrics by Karl. The debut album “Melech Ha Olam” has been released in Dec. 2017 through the returned Nordic Mission Productions. Available in digital format as well as a physical copy. All lyrics are in Swedish, but translations are featured in the booklet.

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Apr 212019
 

Melech has just released a new digital single. Inspired by the ancient prayer Agnus Dei. The melody in the refrain is written by Ulf Samuelsson and rearranged by Rickard Jachin Gustafsson. Cover art work by Rune Hansen. The song is available from bandcamp.

Melech is a side project from Ricke and Karl of Swedish death metal band Pantokrator and exist as an additional creative outlet. All music is written and performed by Rickard, lyrics by Karl. The debut album “Melech Ha Olam” has been released in Dec. 2017 Continue reading »

Dec 052017
 

Melech is a side project from Ricke and Karl of Swedish death metal band Pantokrator and exist as an additional creative outlet. All music is written and performed by Rickard, lyrics by Karl. The debut album “Melech Ha Olam” is just released through the returned Nordic Mission Productions. Available in digital format as well as a physical copy. All lyrics are in Swedish, but translations are featured in the booklet.

For a taste of the album, check out the lyric video for ‘Befriare’ (Liberator) below. Continue reading »

Jul 052017
 

Melech has released another digital single and a lyric video for ‘Liberator’ (English version of the song ‘Befriare’) the track appears on their upcoming debut album “Melech Ha Olam” that’s going to be released on Nordic Mission this year. ‘Liberator’ is the third single and can also be purchased on Bandcamp. The money will be used to record their debut album. The lyric video can be watched below.

Melech is a side project from Ricke and Karl of Swedish death metal band Pantokrator and exist as an additional creative outlet. All music is written and performed by Rickard, lyrics by Karl.  Continue reading »