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Firewind

Country of origin:
Greece
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts (mid), Thessaloniki, Greece (early and now)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1998
Genre:
Heavy/Power Metal
Lyrical themes:
War, Inner Strength, Human Responsibilities, Glory
Current label:
Century Media
Years active:
1998, 2002-present
Firewind began as more of a showcase than a band. After dropping out of musical college in the USA, the young Greek guitarist Kostas Karamitroudis recorded a full-length demo with the help of friends to display his guitar skills to potential labels. Despite not being seen as a real band, he liked the name 'FireWind' and it was used to market the demo, called "Nocturnal Symphony."

Despite ...
Current
Gus G. Guitars (1998-present), Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Gus G., Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Dream Evil, ex-Mystic Prophecy, ex-Nightrage, ex-Arch Enemy (live)
Petros Christo Bass (2003-present)
See also: Breaking Silence
Bob Katsionis Keyboards (2004-present), Guitars (rhythm) (live) (2006-present)
See also: Bob Katsionis, Constantine, Ioannis Anastassakis, Outloud, Teo Ross, ex-Encomium, ex-Imaginery, ex-Retrospect, ex-Revolution Renaissance, ex-Zion, ex-Mirage, ex-Skyward, ex-Acid Death, ex-Casus Belli, ex-Karmic Link, ex-Nightfall, ex-Perpetual, ex-Deviser (live), ex-Septicflesh (live), ex-Star Queen, ex-Fatal Morgana, ex-Jade Lizard, ex-Lighthunters
Johan Nunez Drums (2011-present)
See also: Meridian Dawn, Suicide of Demons, ex-Negate (live), ex-About: Blank, ex-Mystica, ex-Nightrage
Past
Matt Scurfield Drums (1998)
See also: ex-Event, ex-The Reign of Terror
Brandon Pender Vocals (1998)
Konstantine Bass (2001-2003)
See also: ex-Medieval Death, IT
Brian Harris Drums (2001-2003)
See also: Darkology, Foul Stench, The Reefer Hut, Zanister, ex-Decay, ex-Kenziner, ex-Michael Harris, ex-Seven Seraphim, ex-Solstice, ex-Vainglory
Stephen Fredrick Vocals (2001-2003)
See also: ex-Kinrick, ex-Kenziner, ex-Spike, ex-Billy the Kid
Stian L. Kristoffersen Drums (2003-2005)
See also: Chastain, Pagan's Mind, Trivial Act, ex-Kinrick, ex-Dimension F3H, ex-Jorn, ex-Silverspoon
Chity Somapala Vocals (2004-2005)
See also: Civilization One, Red Circuit, Rekuiem, ex-Avalon, ex-Court Jester, ex-David Shankle Group, ex-Ivanhoe, ex-Moonlight Agony, ex-PowerWorld, ex-Domain, ex-Power Quest
Mark Cross Drums (2005-2010)
See also: God's Army A.D., ex-The Supremacy, Tainted Nation, ex-At Vance, ex-Helloween, ex-Nightfall, ex-Outloud, ex-Spitfire, ex-Tank, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Metalium, ex-Magna Carta
Apollo Papathanasio Vocals (2005-2013)
See also: Spiritual Beggars, Majestic, ex-Evil Masquerade, ex-Gardenian, ex-Meduza, ex-Sandalinas, ex-Time Requiem
Michael Ehré Drums (2010-2011)
See also: Gamma Ray, Love.Might.Kill, Nitewalk, Starchild, ex-Metalium, ex-Murder One, ex-Pryer, ex-Vinnie Moore (live), ex-Matt Gonzo Roehr, ex-Uli Jon Roth, ex-Kee Marcello (live)
Current (Live)
Kelly Sundown Carpenter Vocals (2013-present)
See also: Adagio, Darkology, Iron Mask, ex-Inner Sanctum, ex-Outworld, ex-Beyond Twilight
Past (Live)
Fotis Benardo Drums (2005)
See also: Chaostar, Double Square, Necromantia, Septicflesh, SixforNine, ex-Bob Katsionis, ex-Dream Devoid, ex-InnerWish, ex-Nightrage, ex-Nordor (live), ex-The Devilworx
Henning Basse Vocals (2006)
See also: Hypnoside, Mayan, ex-Errantry, ex-Metalium, ex-Bourbon Street, Orpheus Blade, ex-Brainstorm, ex-Sons of Seasons, ex-Gamma Ray (live)
Marios Iliopoulos Bass (2010)
See also: Nightrage, ex-Exhumation, ex-The Forsaken (live)
Mats Levén Vocals (2011)
See also: Candlemass, Cem Köksal, Krux, ex-Abstrakt Algebra, ex-Southpaw, AB/CD, Aeonsgate, ex-Adagio, ex-At Vance, ex-Fatal Force, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Therion (live), ex-Sabbtail, ex-Capricorn, ex-Dogface, ex-Swedish Erotica, ex-Treat, ex-Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen (live)
Gus G. Guitars (1998-present), Keyboards (1998-2004)
See also: Gus G., Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Dream Evil, ex-Mystic Prophecy, ex-Nightrage, ex-Arch Enemy (live)
Petros Christo Bass (2003-present)
See also: Breaking Silence
Bob Katsionis Keyboards (2004-present), Guitars (rhythm) (live) (2006-present)
See also: Bob Katsionis, Constantine, Ioannis Anastassakis, Outloud, Teo Ross, ex-Encomium, ex-Imaginery, ex-Retrospect, ex-Revolution Renaissance, ex-Zion, ex-Mirage, ex-Skyward, ex-Acid Death, ex-Casus Belli, ex-Karmic Link, ex-Nightfall, ex-Perpetual, ex-Deviser (live), ex-Septicflesh (live), ex-Star Queen, ex-Fatal Morgana, ex-Jade Lizard, ex-Lighthunters
Johan Nunez Drums (2011-present)
See also: Meridian Dawn, Suicide of Demons, ex-Negate (live), ex-About: Blank, ex-Mystica, ex-Nightrage
Matt Scurfield Drums (1998)
See also: ex-Event, ex-The Reign of Terror
Brandon Pender Vocals (1998)
Konstantine Bass (2001-2003)
See also: ex-Medieval Death, IT
Brian Harris Drums (2001-2003)
See also: Darkology, Foul Stench, The Reefer Hut, Zanister, ex-Decay, ex-Kenziner, ex-Michael Harris, ex-Seven Seraphim, ex-Solstice, ex-Vainglory
Stephen Fredrick Vocals (2001-2003)
See also: ex-Kinrick, ex-Kenziner, ex-Spike, ex-Billy the Kid
Stian L. Kristoffersen Drums (2003-2005)
See also: Chastain, Pagan's Mind, Trivial Act, ex-Kinrick, ex-Dimension F3H, ex-Jorn, ex-Silverspoon
Chity Somapala Vocals (2004-2005)
See also: Civilization One, Red Circuit, Rekuiem, ex-Avalon, ex-Court Jester, ex-David Shankle Group, ex-Ivanhoe, ex-Moonlight Agony, ex-PowerWorld, ex-Domain, ex-Power Quest
Mark Cross Drums (2005-2010)
See also: God's Army A.D., ex-The Supremacy, Tainted Nation, ex-At Vance, ex-Helloween, ex-Nightfall, ex-Outloud, ex-Spitfire, ex-Tank, ex-Winters Bane, ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Metalium, ex-Magna Carta
Apollo Papathanasio Vocals (2005-2013)
See also: Spiritual Beggars, Majestic, ex-Evil Masquerade, ex-Gardenian, ex-Meduza, ex-Sandalinas, ex-Time Requiem
Michael Ehré Drums (2010-2011)
See also: Gamma Ray, Love.Might.Kill, Nitewalk, Starchild, ex-Metalium, ex-Murder One, ex-Pryer, ex-Vinnie Moore (live), ex-Matt Gonzo Roehr, ex-Uli Jon Roth, ex-Kee Marcello (live)
Current
Kelly Sundown Carpenter Vocals (2013-present)
See also: Adagio, Darkology, Iron Mask, ex-Inner Sanctum, ex-Outworld, ex-Beyond Twilight
Past
Fotis Benardo Drums (2005)
See also: Chaostar, Double Square, Necromantia, Septicflesh, SixforNine, ex-Bob Katsionis, ex-Dream Devoid, ex-InnerWish, ex-Nightrage, ex-Nordor (live), ex-The Devilworx
Henning Basse Vocals (2006)
See also: Hypnoside, Mayan, ex-Errantry, ex-Metalium, ex-Bourbon Street, Orpheus Blade, ex-Brainstorm, ex-Sons of Seasons, ex-Gamma Ray (live)
Marios Iliopoulos Bass (2010)
See also: Nightrage, ex-Exhumation, ex-The Forsaken (live)
Mats Levén Vocals (2011)
See also: Candlemass, Cem Köksal, Krux, ex-Abstrakt Algebra, ex-Southpaw, AB/CD, Aeonsgate, ex-Adagio, ex-At Vance, ex-Fatal Force, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Therion (live), ex-Sabbtail, ex-Capricorn, ex-Dogface, ex-Swedish Erotica, ex-Treat, ex-Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen (live)
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Added on: 2002-08-26 20:46:41 Last modified on: 2014-07-28 21:22:53
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