Swedish Death Metal band that was founded under the name Hellfire in 1985. Hellfire released one demo called Death Revenge, in 1986. Hellfire later changed name and become Chronic Decay. Chronic Decay has two releases, Ecstasy in Pain (EP 1990) and a split with Exanthema (1993). They appeared in the CBR compilation "Projections of a Stained Mind" (1990) with the track "1st Of September", and in the "Grindcore" compilation CD (Nuclear Blast, 1993) with two tracks : "Taste For Blood" and "Arbeit Macht Frei".