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In Flames

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Gothenburg
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Melodic Death Metal (early), Melodic Groove Metal/Alternative Rock (later)
Lyrical themes:
Astronomy, Fantasy (old); Inner Struggles, Angst (now)
Current label:
Epic Records
Years active:
1990-present
In Flames, along with Dark Tranquillity and At the Gates, pioneered what is now known as melodic death metal.

In 1990, Jesper Strömblad founded the band to write music that combined the melodic guitar style of Iron Maiden with the brutality of death metal, something which Jesper stated he had never heard any band do.

During 1993, In Flames wrote, recorded, and self-produced their debut studio ...
Current
Björn Gelotte Drums (1995-1998), Guitars (1998-present)
See also: ex-Flesh of Sights, ex-All Ends
Anders Fridén Vocals (1995-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Dark Tranquillity, ex-Passenger
Peter Iwers Bass (1997-present)
See also: ex-Mrs. Hippie (live), ex-Chameleon
Niclas Engelin Guitars (1997-1998, 2011-present)
See also: Gardenian, ex-Idiots Rule, ex-Sarcazm, Engel, Passenger
Daniel Svensson Drums, Percussion (1998-present)
See also: ex-Sacrilege GBG, ex-Diabolique
Past
Johan Larsson Bass, Vocals (backing) (1990-1997)
See also: Carrion Carnage, ex-Purgamentum, ex-Carnal Grief, ex-HammerFall, ex-Powerpig
Jesper Strömblad Drums (1990-1993), Guitars (1990-2010), Keyboards (1990-1997)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Dimension Zero, The Resistance, Nightrage (live), ex-Desecrator, ex-HammerFall, ex-Sinergy, ex-All Ends
Anders Iwers Guitars (1990-1992)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Glenn Ljungström Guitars (1993-1997)
See also: The Resistance, ex-Dimension Zero, ex-HammerFall
Carl Näslund Guitars (1993)
Mikael Stanne Vocals (1993)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall
Daniel Erlandsson Drums (1994-1995)
See also: Arch Enemy, Brujeria, ex-Eucharist, ex-The End, ex-Armageddon, ex-Carcass, ex-Revengia, ex-Diabolique, ex-Liers in Wait
Past (Live)
Dick Lövgren Bass (US Tour) (2000)
See also: Meshuggah, ex-Cromlech, ex-Last Tribe, Nica Group, ex-Armageddon, ex-Frequency, ex-Time Requiem, ex-Arch Enemy (live)
Tobias Kellgren Drums (2005)
See also: ex-Satanized, ex-Seventh One, ex-Soulreaper, ex-Wolf, ex-Decameron, ex-Dissection, ex-Swordmaster, ex-Sacramentum (live)
Niclas Engelin Guitars (2006-2007, 2009, 2010-2011)
See also: Gardenian, ex-Idiots Rule, ex-Sarcazm, Engel, Passenger
Jonas Ekdahl Drums (2011)
See also: Death Destruction, Evergrey, ex-Dead by April (live)
Aaron "Bubble" Patrick Bass (2012)
See also: ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Bury Your Dead, ex-Legend
Carl Parnell Bass (2012)
See also: Sylosis
Patrik Jensen Guitars (2013)
See also: The Haunted, Witchery, ex-Orchriste, ex-Seance, ex-Brujeria (live), ex-Satanic Slaughter
Björn Gelotte Drums (1995-1998), Guitars (1998-present)
See also: ex-Flesh of Sights, ex-All Ends
Anders Fridén Vocals (1995-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Dark Tranquillity, ex-Passenger
Peter Iwers Bass (1997-present)
See also: ex-Mrs. Hippie (live), ex-Chameleon
Niclas Engelin Guitars (1997-1998, 2011-present)
See also: Gardenian, ex-Idiots Rule, ex-Sarcazm, Engel, Passenger
Daniel Svensson Drums, Percussion (1998-present)
See also: ex-Sacrilege GBG, ex-Diabolique
Johan Larsson Bass, Vocals (backing) (1990-1997)
See also: Carrion Carnage, ex-Purgamentum, ex-Carnal Grief, ex-HammerFall, ex-Powerpig
Jesper Strömblad Drums (1990-1993), Guitars (1990-2010), Keyboards (1990-1997)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Dimension Zero, The Resistance, Nightrage (live), ex-Desecrator, ex-HammerFall, ex-Sinergy, ex-All Ends
Anders Iwers Guitars (1990-1992)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Glenn Ljungström Guitars (1993-1997)
See also: The Resistance, ex-Dimension Zero, ex-HammerFall
Carl Näslund Guitars (1993)
Mikael Stanne Vocals (1993)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall
Daniel Erlandsson Drums (1994-1995)
See also: Arch Enemy, Brujeria, ex-Eucharist, ex-The End, ex-Armageddon, ex-Carcass, ex-Revengia, ex-Diabolique, ex-Liers in Wait
Past
Dick Lövgren Bass (US Tour) (2000)
See also: Meshuggah, ex-Cromlech, ex-Last Tribe, Nica Group, ex-Armageddon, ex-Frequency, ex-Time Requiem, ex-Arch Enemy (live)
Tobias Kellgren Drums (2005)
See also: ex-Satanized, ex-Seventh One, ex-Soulreaper, ex-Wolf, ex-Decameron, ex-Dissection, ex-Swordmaster, ex-Sacramentum (live)
Niclas Engelin Guitars (2006-2007, 2009, 2010-2011)
See also: Gardenian, ex-Idiots Rule, ex-Sarcazm, Engel, Passenger
Jonas Ekdahl Drums (2011)
See also: Death Destruction, Evergrey, ex-Dead by April (live)
Aaron "Bubble" Patrick Bass (2012)
See also: ex-DevilDriver (live), ex-Bury Your Dead, ex-Legend
Carl Parnell Bass (2012)
See also: Sylosis
Patrik Jensen Guitars (2013)
See also: The Haunted, Witchery, ex-Orchriste, ex-Seance, ex-Brujeria (live), ex-Satanic Slaughter
Added by: Orphaned_Light Modified by: gothic_metal
Added on: 2002-07-09 01:37:26 Last modified on: 2014-10-20 01:21:01
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