HERODIAS is a black metal project band from "Black Hymns Syndicate Kudus - Indonesia". It was forming in 25th October 1998 by Ashmedai (TOVERIJ 666) on guitars/vocals and Bardbaron Leviathan on drums. In the beginning they didn't find the right formation yet and the members weren't sure yet
In 17th January 1999, Grand Belial (MURTAD) joined the band on bass/vocals. Then they agreed to play with three members.
HERODIAS always play their own song with mission and vision on a culture who based on Nordic. HERODIAS's consept is "Supreme Majesty Black Metal" with majesty, greatness, glorius, darkness, mystic and ritual theme.
In 24 April 1999, HERODIAS recorded a rehearsal tape with title "The Hymns of The Satanic Empire", they recorded three song.
REHEARSAL TAPE "The
Hymns of The Satanic Empire" - 1999