demo entitled "Apocalyptic Desires" (1996) and a debut MCD "By
Fire Power Shall Be" (1997), SETH first album "Les Blessures
de l'Ame" (released in 1998 on Season of Mist) quickly
appeared as a leading act in the extreme French metal scence
with very promising reviews from the press and started
creating a solid fanbase worldwide that was to gradually
Offering a much more professional BM attitude at the time
than many of its counterparts, the band signed a two album
deal with Osmose Productions and recorded a second album
"The Excellence" (2000). Uphold by prestigious
collaborations such as Fenriz (Dark Throne) and the famous
electronic band Total Eclipse, SETH combined different
influences with no real boundaries. Shortly after the band
got offers to appear on French TV music shows and shot a
video clip for the French MTV channel "MCM".
SETH was then invited to take part of the legendary "Tribute
to Mayhem" compilation on Avantgarde Music along with bands
such as Immortal, Behemoth, or Dark Funeral.
In 2002, the band recorded a 3rd album `Divine X' at Excess
Studio in Rotterdam (Sinister, Elegy, After Forever, Epica)
again on Osmose Productions.
This release showed their undisputed ability to mix both
dark atmospheres and brutality. The album was critically
acclaimed, receiving top rank reviews in many magazines like
Mindview and Grindzone.
In December 2003 the band entered again Excess Studio in NL
with a revised line up, featuring new inputs Cyriex and
Black Messiah, to record their most mature, personal and
mesmerizing album ever: "Era Decay".
After the 4th full-length album, the band entered a
significant break in 2005. Still, in September 2011, they
surprisingly played an exclusive show in Germany headlining
together with the legendary Bethlehem.
recreated the special alchemy that used to bound the band
together, the fans were there, and a new mini-tour was then
scheduled in 2012.
After these few live dates, SETH is now back in the studio
and working on its 5th album.