At the Gates are a group that was founded in 1990, in Gothenburg. The band's members are Tomas Lindberg (vocals), Anders Björler (guitar), Martin Larsson (guitar), Jonas Björler (bass) and Adrian Erlandsson (drums). They emerged on the European music scene in the early 1990s with their first EP entitled Gardens of Grief. In the early 1990s, they signed a contract with Peaceville record label and started recording their debut album, The Red in the Sky Is Ours, which was released in 1992. A year later, they produced their following record entitled With Fear I Kiss the Burning Darkness. They achieved their break in the middle 1990s with their third album, Terminal Spirit Disease, which spawned several singles such as "The Swarm", "Terminal Spirit Disease", "And the World Returned" and "Forever Blind". To support this record they went on tour throughout Europe and Canada.