November 1990: Formation of the band under
the name ‘Desperation Death’.
Founder members: Panoschained (guitars, bass,
C.M.Ain (vocals, lyrics)
1991: Change of the band’s name to ‘Chained
and Desperate’ and release of the rehearsal
tape ‘Total Destruction’. Their music at
that time can be categorized as Noise and Grind.
1992: Release of the experimental demo tape
‘The day after…’. The band’s music
style is now in electro doom forms.
1994: Release of the demo tape ‘Grieving for
the lost sun’. The band is a pure doom death
metal band now. Very good reviews from fan
magazines in Greece and Europe. Chris
(drums) is a session member from the heavy metal
band ‘Helldiver’ (GR).
1994: Participation in the Dark Side’s Recs
vinyl compilation LP ‘Beyond the Grave’ with
the title’s song.
1994: First ever live performance as headliners
in their hometown, Piraeus.
1995: Contract with Dark Side Records for the
release of a split CD with the Black Metal band
‘Order of the Ebon Hand’. That never
happened as Dark Side Records proved to be a
rip-off label. New member: Tassos (drum
1995: Release of the tape ‘Oracles from the
Neitherworld’. Great reviews, many
participations in compilation tapes all over
Europe. The band sounds as a typical Greek Black
Metal Band, as its mostly characterised.
Recorded from January 1995 to June 1995 at the
legendary Storm Studios with Mangus Wampyr
Daoloth (Necromantia) as a sound engineer.
1997: Release of the prom tape ‘Heliopolis’
with two session members: Lethe (drums) and
Merkaal (vocals) from the black metallers
‘Order of the Ebon Hand’.
1997: Neat Metal Records (U.K.) offers a
contract for the release of one album, with the
possibility of two more albums. The band’s
efforts seem to work out.
1997-January 1998: Panoschained participates as
a session guitarist for ‘Order of the Ebon
Hand’ live performances with Nightfall and
Rotting Christ in the legendary Rodon Live Club.
1998: Neat Metal Records (U.K.) decides not to
sign the contract for the album’s release.
Nevertheless, the band continues to exist and
perform. Tassos is no longer a band member.
1998: C’n’D enters the Studio 5 to record
their first full length album with their new
drummer, George Pavlandis (Reflection).
1999: ‘Eleven Angles in a Circle’ is
released. Many good reviews, interviews, etc.
Re-release of the demo tape ‘Oracles from the
Neitherworld’, including the promo
2001: The band gives two live performances at
Woodstock Live Club (Athens), entering the
temporary freeze of its action for the next
three years due to Panos and George’s service
in the army.
The band is back in action with a new member Jim
on the bass guitar, working on new material for
their second release.
The band is rehearsing the new tracks for the
recordings and possible live performances.
the band has recorded 9 new songs with the
following band members : JIM HAVOC bass guitars
, PANOS CHAINED all music composition ,guitars,
production, GEORGE PAVLANTES drums , C.M.Ain
vocals and lyrics ,and KOSTAS MAKRIS Vocals the
realease will be out in 2011 !!!........and the
story goes on........