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Real/full name:
Sven Atle Kopperud
38 (born Mar 1st, 1977)
Place of origin:
Norway (Nannestad, Akershus)


Silenoz is a Norwegian guitarist and one of the only two remaining founding members, along with Shagrath, of the Norwegian symphonic black metal band Dimmu Borgir, of which he is the primary songwriter and composer. He is also the guitarist for Insidious Disease.

Another band Silenoz, or "Ed Damnator" as he was called, played rhythm guitar and occasional bass in was the Norwegian thrash metal ...

Dimmu Borgir

Vocals (1993-1995, 2005), Guitars (rhythm) (1993-present), Bass (2005)

1994 Rehearsal January 1994 (Demo) Guitars (rhythm)
1994 Rehearsal February 1994 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (as "Atle")
1994 Rehearsal August 1994 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars (rhythm)
1994 For all tid Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (lead), Lyrics, Songwriting (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1994 Inn i evighetens mørke (EP) Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1996 Stormblåst Guitars (rhythm), Vocals, Lyrics (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1996 Devil's Path (EP) Guitars (rhythm) (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1997 Live & Plugged Vol. 2 (Split video) Guitars (rhythm)
1997 Enthrone Darkness Triumphant Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (lead) (track 11) (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1998 Godless Savage Garden (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (lead) (tracks 2, 4) (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1999 Spiritual Black Dimensions Guitars (rhythm) (as "Erkekjetter Silenoz")
1999 Sons of Satan Gather for Attack (Split) Guitars (rhythm)
2000 True Kings of Norway (Split) Vocals, Guitars (rhythm)
2001 Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics, Songwriting (tracks 2-5, 7-10)
2002 Alive in Torment (EP) Guitars (rhythm)
2002 World Misanthropy (Video) Guitars (rhythm)
2002 World Misanthropy (EP) Guitars (rhythm)
2003 Death Cult Armageddon Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics, Songwriting (tracks 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10)
2004 Vredesbyrd (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2005 Stormblåst MMV Guitars (rhythm), Bass, Vocals (additional) (tracks 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 10, 11)
2007 The Serpentine Offering (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2007 In Sorte Diaboli Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics
2008 The Invaluable Darkness (Video) Guitars (rhythm), Guitars (lead) (on "Sorgens Kammer Del II")
2010 Gateways (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics
2010 Abrahadabra Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (backing)
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Insidious Disease


2010 Shadowcast Guitars



Nocturnal Breed

As Ed Damnator:
Guitars, Bass (1996-1998)

1996 Raping the Angels (Demo) Guitars, Bass
1997 Black Cult (Demo) Guitars, Bass, Vocals (backing)
1997 Raping Europe (EP) Guitars (rhythm)
1997 Aggressor Guitars, Bass, Vocals (backing)
1998 No Retreat... No Surrender Guitars (rhythm)
1998 Triumph of the Blasphemer (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (background) [track 1-2]

Nocturnal Breed

As Ed Damnator:

2000 The Tools of the Trade Vocals (Track 12)

Dimmu Borgir

2005 Stormblåst MMV Producer, Layout
2008 The Invaluable Darkness (Video) Producer
2010 Abrahadabra Lyrics, Arrangements


2011 The Immortal Logo


2004 The Arrival Lyrics (track 5)

Insidious Disease

2010 Shadowcast Layout, Art direction, Logo, Concept


2003 The Divine Art of Torture Lyrics [track 4]

Nocturnal Breed

1997 Aggressor Mixing (as "Ed Damnator")
1998 No Retreat... No Surrender Lyrics (Track 10), Music (Tracks 5, 10) (as "Ed Damnator")
1998 Triumph of the Blasphemer (EP) Mixing, Layout (as "Ed Damnator")

Old Man's Child

1996 In the Shades of Life (Demo) Lyrics (track 1)

Ov Hell

2010 The Underworld Regime Lyrics (track 2)
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