Holy Knights was created in 1998. They recorded a demo at Studio Blu in Palermo under the name Gate Through The Past . They have received good reviews and the company signed with Underground Symphony has led to some changes in the limbs. The guitarist and bassist Federico Sly were added to the group. In November 2000 they entered the Zenith Lucca Studios to record their first album, Gate Through The Past . The album was completed at Finnvox studios in early 2001. In one year, they made covers of Sword and Heavy Load to two compilations. The first album was finally sold in 2001. Subsequently, they began working on a second album.