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Real/full name:
Jan Axel Blomberg
47 (born Aug 2nd, 1969)
Place of origin:
Norway (Trysil)


As a child Jan's main interests were football (soccer), wrestling and drums. He began learning to play drums by playing along with albums he listened to. He was into heavy metal bands such as Iron Maiden and Slayer, and bands like Depeche Mode and Duran Duran. He then found out about Venom and Celtic Frost, and eventually jazz, due to influences from a past drum teacher. He began learning drums ...


Three-time winner of the Spellemannprisen award, and two-time winner of the Norwegian Grammy award.

Used to work as a night guard at a mental hospital.

He is endorsed by Paiste, Axis Pedals and Pearl drums, though he has been known to use Yamaha drums as well.

Owned a 1982 Pearl Super Pro GLX drumkit, which he later sold to Frost. This drumkit has a somewhat legendary status, as it has ...

Age of Silence

Drums (2004-present)

2004 Acceleration Drums
2005 Complications (EP) Drums


Drums (1991-2007, 2011-present)

1991 My Angel (Single) Drums (as "Jan")
1994 Constellation (EP) Drums
1996 Aspera Hiems Symfonia Drums
1997 La Masquerade Infernale Drums (as "Jan Axel Von Blomberg")
2000 True Kings of Norway (Split) Drums
2002 The Sham Mirrors Drums
2005 Sideshow Symphonies Drums (as "Von Blomberg")
2006 Shipwrecked in Oslo (Video) Drums
2015 Arcturian Drums, Vocals (backing) (track 8)


Drums (1988-1993, 1994-present)

1990 Studio Tracks (Demo) Drums
1993 Live in Leipzig (Live album) Drums
1994 De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Drums
1995 The Dawn of the Black Hearts - Live in Sarpsborg, Norway 28/2, 1990 (Live album) Drums
1996 Freezing Moon (Single) Drums
1996 Out from the Dark (Compilation) Drums
1997 Ancient Skin / Necrolust (Single) Drums
1997 Wolf's Lair Abyss (EP) Drums
1998 Live in Bischofswerda (Live album) Drums
1999 Necrolust / Total Warfare (Split) Drums
1999 Mediolanum Capta Est (Live album) Drums
2000 Grand Declaration of War Drums
2001 U.S. Legions (Compilation) Drums
2001 Live in Marseille 2000 (Live album) Drums
2001 European Legions: Live in Marseille 2000 (Live album) Drums
2001 European Legions (Compilation) Drums
2002 Jihad / Freezing Moon (Split) Drums
2004 Cult of Aggression (Video) Drums
2004 Chimera Drums
2007 Ordo ad Chao Drums
2008 Life Eternal (EP) Drums
2008 Pure Fucking Mayhem (Video) Drums
2014 Psywar (Single) Drums
2014 Esoteric Warfare Drums
2014 Grand Declaration of War / European Legions (Compilation) Drums
2016 Live in Zeitz (Live album) Drums
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As Hauptman Hammer:
Drums (2001-present)

2002 Weltherrschaft (EP) Drums



2001 Of Entity and Mind (EP) Drums
2002 Reflections of the I Drums (as "Jan Axel von Blomberg")
2004 The Imaginary Direction of Time Drums (as "Jan Axel von Blomberg")
2007 Prominence and Demise Drums



2004 Judas Drums


Drums (1998-1999)

1998 Nexus Polaris Drums

Den Saakaldte

Drums (2006-2007)

Dimmu Borgir

Drums, Percussion (2005-2007)

2007 The Serpentine Offering (Single) Drums
2007 In Sorte Diaboli Drums
2014 Titans of Symphonic Metal (Split) Drums, Percussion (Track 5)


Drums (1987-?)

1989 Slow Death (Demo) Drums


Drums (2007-?)

2010 Wolf-Father Drums


As Jan Axel "Hellhammer" Blomberg:
Drums (2001-2004)

2002 III - Angst - Självdestruktivitetens emissarie Drums
2003 Dolorian / Shining (Split) Drums
2005 IV - The Eerie Cold Drums

The Kovenant

As Jan Axel von Blomberg:
Drums (1999-2003)

1999 Animatronic Drums (as "von Blomberg")
2000 Nexus Polaris Drums
2003 S.E.T.I. 4-Track Club EP (EP) Drums (as "Von Blomberg")
2003 S.E.T.I. Drums (as "Von Blomberg")


Drums (1998-2003)

2001 Universal Drums (as "Mr. Hellhammer")


Drums (?-2012)

2007 Umoral (EP) Drums


Drums (1992)


Drums (1995)


Drums (1994)

The Kovenant

As Jan Axel von Blomberg:
Drums (2009-2010)


Drums (2007)

Andy Winter

As Jan Axel von Blomberg:

2013 Incomprehensible Drums


2004 Det tapte liv (EP) Drums
2005 The Forsaken Drums

Eyes of Noctum

2009 Inceptum Drums (tracks 2-4, 8, 10, 11)


1995 Masters of Nebulah Frost (Video) Drums (video) (Track 2)


As Jan Aksel "Hellhammer":

2001 Worldchanger Drums


2001 Thorns Drums


1994 Vikingligr veldi Drum coordinator


1994 De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Mixing, Producer
2004 Chimera Mixing
2015 Live in Leipzig (Live album) Liner notes
2015 Live in Leipzig (Live album) Liner notes
Added by: Evenfiel Modified by: DracBlanc
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