With six critically acclaimed albums and several
world tours under their belts, Nile have raised the bar for
extreme metal bands musically, lyrically and conceptually.
Their withering live performances are nothing short of legendary,
gaining them the respect of fellow musicians, critics
and fans worldwide.
On At the Gates of Sethu, they balance the pummeling
death metal assault and the Egyptian influences that
Nile are well-known for and take the intensity up yet another
notch. This is a band that only grows more aggressive
and artistic with each album and the never-ending lyrical
well that is Egyptology continues to serve them well. Their
trademark swarming guitars, relentless drum blasts that
push human limits of endurance, and vicious vocals are on
display, proving Nile are still very much at the top of their