In the Constellation of the Black Widow
In the Constellation of the Black Widow
Album info
ReleaseJune 29, 2009
GenreBlack metal, death metal, grindcore, industrial[1]
LabelCandlelight, FETO
ProducerMick Kenney

In the Constellation of the Black Widow is the fifth studio album by British extreme metal band Anaal Nathrakh, released on June 29, 2009, by Candlelight Records.[2] The album was also released on LP, limited to 500 copies. 250 copies are pressed on black and white splatter vinyl, and 250 copies are pressed on black and purple vinyl.[3]

The album title is derived from a passage in the book "Moment of Freedom" by Norwegian writer Jens Bjørneboe.[4] The cover art is taken from Gustave Doré's illustrations to "The Raven". "Satanarchrist" is a re-recording from Total Fucking Necro.

Track listing Edit

All songs written and composed by Anaal Nathrakh. 
No. Title Length
1. "In the Constellation of the Black Widow"   4:45
2. "I Am the Wrath of Gods and the Desolation of the Earth"   2:24
3. "More of Fire Than Blood"   3:26
4. "The Unbearable Filth of the Soul"   3:32
5. "Terror in the Mind of God"   3:27
6. "So Be It"   2:23
7. "The Lucifer Effect"   3:57
8. "Oil Upon the Sores of Lepers"   2:48
9. "Satanarchrist"   4:41
10. "Blood Eagles Carved on the Backs of Innocents"   3:17
Total length:


Anaal NathrakhEdit

Additional musiciansEdit

  • Zeitgeist Memento (Repvblika) – vocals ("Oil Upon the Sores of Lepers")
  • Barm "Ventnor" Frog – additional guitars ("In the Constellation of the Black Widow", "More of Fire Than Blood" )

References Edit

  1. 2009 Top Metal CDs. (17 November 2010). Retrieved on 5 January 2012.
  2. "Anaal Nathrakh Announce New Album, Digital Single Release Dates (Script error)", BW&BK, 17 April 2009, <>. Retrieved on 27 April 2009 
  3. "FETO Records catalog" (Script error), <>. Retrieved on 1 June 2009 
  4. "Candlelight Records UK" (Script error), <>. Retrieved on 22 February 2010 

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