Thorne has been around since 1983, and in 1984 they released a 4-track
demo, followed by their legendary debut album “The Sign of the Jackal”
from 1986 (re-released on The Metal for Muthas/High Vaultage label in
2003 with four bonus tracks).
second album “Wrath of Darkness” war recorded back in 1987, but not
released before 2002 due to their record labels demise.
2005 Damien Thorne played their first festival in
first thing that will draw your attention to this album is the vocal
performance of Joe Martin that guy rocks. The songs on “Haunted
Mind” can easily compete with the songs on “The Sign of the Jackal”,
except for one track “Dante’s Mire” doesn’t really fit on this
album, it reminds of early Black Sabbath.
out the bands website where you can listen to sound samples from
tracks: “Dark Ancestor”, “Raise Your Horns” & “Enter