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Dark Tranquillity

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Gothenburg
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Melodic Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Memories, Despair, Chaos Theory
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1989-1991 (as Septic Broiler), 1991-present
Dark Tranquillity formed in 1989 as Septic Broiler before changing their name in 1991. They are considered to be one of the earliest pioneers of the Gothenburg melodic death metal style.

They have kept a mostly consistent line-up. Rhythm guitarist Mikael Stanne switched to vocals after Anders Fridén's departure. When his replacement Fredrik Johansson left in 1998 bassist Martin Henriksson took ...
Current
Martin Henriksson Bass (1991-1999, 2013-present), Guitars (1999-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Anders Jivarp Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Niklas Sundin Guitars (1991-present)
See also: Laethora, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall
Mikael Stanne Guitars (1991-1993), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-In Flames
Martin Brändström Keyboards, Electronics (1999-present)
See also: ex-Cypher Seer, ex-Tiamat (live)
Past
Anders Fridén Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: In Flames, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Passenger
Fredrik Johansson Guitars (1993-1999)
Michael Nicklasson Bass (1999-2008)
See also: ex-Luciferion, ex-Mortal Abuse, ex-Sarcazm, ex-Lost Horizon, ex-Carnage, ex-Dominate
Daniel Antonsson Bass (2008-2013)
See also: Dimension Zero, Pathos, Akani, ex-Soilwork, ex-Elecxsir
Current (Live)
Mariangela Demurtas Vocals (female) (2013-present)
See also: Tristania, ex-Alight, ex-Reel Fiction, ex-Moonspell (live), ex-Orphaned Land (live)
Past (Live)
Robin Engström Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Fantasmagoria, ex-Lefay, ex-Morgana Lefay, ex-Holocaust, ex-Insanity, ex-M.I.D., ex-Nasty Crew, ex-O.G.3
Martin Henriksson Bass (1991-1999, 2013-present), Guitars (1999-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Anders Jivarp Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Niklas Sundin Guitars (1991-present)
See also: Laethora, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall
Mikael Stanne Guitars (1991-1993), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-In Flames
Martin Brändström Keyboards, Electronics (1999-present)
See also: ex-Cypher Seer, ex-Tiamat (live)
Anders Fridén Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: In Flames, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Passenger
Fredrik Johansson Guitars (1993-1999)
Michael Nicklasson Bass (1999-2008)
See also: ex-Luciferion, ex-Mortal Abuse, ex-Sarcazm, ex-Lost Horizon, ex-Carnage, ex-Dominate
Daniel Antonsson Bass (2008-2013)
See also: Dimension Zero, Pathos, Akani, ex-Soilwork, ex-Elecxsir
Current
Mariangela Demurtas Vocals (female) (2013-present)
See also: Tristania, ex-Alight, ex-Reel Fiction, ex-Moonspell (live), ex-Orphaned Land (live)
Past
Robin Engström Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Fantasmagoria, ex-Lefay, ex-Morgana Lefay, ex-Holocaust, ex-Insanity, ex-M.I.D., ex-Nasty Crew, ex-O.G.3
Added by: SpookyApparition Modified by: Evoken
Added on: 2002-07-08 22:44:43 Last modified on: 2014-10-18 08:32:11
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