German dark-wave and electro gothic band Illuminate was formed in Karlsruhe, Germany in 1993. The band’s founder, leader and the main creative force is Johannes Berthold. The band has established its name on the gothic and dark wave German scene with such famous acts like Lacrimosa, Das Ich, Endraum and others. The band comprises Johannes Berthold – vocals, keyboards, piano, Conny Schindler – operatic female vocals, Jörn Langenfeld - guitar and Johannes Knees – keyboards. They have released 11 studio albums and currently they are signed to Nuclear Blast Records. The debut album Verfall featured Tilo Wolf of Lacrimosa on one of the tracks. The group quickly gained the popularity among gothic audience; they toured in Europe and performed at Wave Gothic Treffen festival. The band celebrated their 10th anniversary releasing two compilation albums – 10 x 10 Schwarz and 10 x 10 Weiss. You can download these albums by Illuminate in mp3 from our site.