After the great feedback of 'Winternight Tragedies', band did their first East European Tour, managed by ProMusic Production which was complete success. Despite the successful year , Catamenia decided to replace bassist Mikko Hepo-oja unanimously, cause of non-working chemistry between the rest of the members.
Catamenia - Cavalcade Recorded, mixed and mastered by Kari Vähäkuopus at Mastervox Studios, Oulu, Finland Produced by Catamenia All music and lyrics by Catamenia except 'Angry Again' by Megadeth and 'Farewell' by Sentenced Release Date: February 26th, Massacre Records (available on CD & Limited Digipak) Band Photos by Vesa Ranta.
Catamenia's melodic style of Black Metal, very reminiscent of bands like Emperor, is put out on the world in all its glory on their sixth album, Winternight Tragedies. Apart from its weak beginning in Heart of Darkness, it quickly picks up pace and leaves the listener aurally seduced by melodic guitars, viking chants, and banshee-like shrieks.
Durante as gravações de Winternight Tragedies houve uma nova mudança na formação da banda: o vocalista Mika Tönning e o baixista Timo foram substituídos por O.J. Mustonen e Mikko Hepo-oja. Depois de uma tour de sucesso pela Europa, o baixista Toni Kansanoja junta-se à .