Nemesis was the first version of the band later known as
following the name change (for legal reasons) and several
shifts in lineup, with only founder Leif Edling eventually
remaining with Candlemass.
On The Day Of Retribution
the doom elements later seen
in Candlemass are present (indeed, the Candlemass song
"Incarnation Of Evil" was originally recorded here, under the
title "Black Messiah"), though in general the EP has
an underdeveloped feel.
Subsequent re-releases of the EP featured some early Candlemass
(EP) The Day Of Retribution
- Black Messiah
- In God We Trust
- Theme of the Guardians
- The King is Dead