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Katatonia

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Stockholm
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Doom/Death Metal (early), Depressive Rock/Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Depression, Death, Suicide, Crime
Current label:
Peaceville Records
Years active:
1987-1991 (as Melancholium), 1991-1994, 1996-present
Katatonia (Catatonia) is a psychiatric condition often associated with schizophrenia. It is characterized by a general absence of motor activity or violent, hyperactive behavior. The word "catatonia" (κατατονία) is also a Greek word for low tone, under tone or commonly down-tempo.

The band's official autobiography, from the very beginning up to "Night Is the New Day", was available as the tour ...
Current
Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström Bass, Keyboards (1991-1993), Guitars, Programming, Vocals (backing) (1991-present)
See also: Bloodbath, ex-Diabolical Masquerade, ex-Bewitched
Jonas Renkse Drums (1991-1998), Vocals (lead), Guitars, Keyboards, Programming (1991-present)
See also: Bloodbath, Wisdom of Crowds, ex-October Tide
Niklas "Nille" Sandin Bass (2010-present)
See also: Chaosys, Dark Eden (live), ex-Amaran, ex-Life Eclipse, Aoria, ex-Shadows Past, ex-Lamia Antitheus, ex-Siebenbürgen, ex-Slavegrid
Past
Guillaume "Israphel Wing" Le Huche Bass (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Hostile Reaction (live), ex-Mynjun, ex-Eyekon, ex-Rising Shadows
Fredrik "North" Norrman Guitars (1994-2010)
See also: October Tide, Trees of Eternity, Uncanny, Thenighttimeproject, ex-Fulmination
Mikael Oretoft Bass (1995-1998)
See also: ex-Eyekon
Mattias "Kryptan" Norrman Bass (1999-2009)
See also: Moondark, October Tide, Trees of Eternity, Uncanny, Dellamorte, South Of You, ex-Interment
Daniel Liljekvist Drums, Percussion (1999-2014)
See also: Komotio
Per "Sodo" Eriksson Guitars (2010-2014)
See also: 21 Lucifers, Bloodbath, Komotio, ex-Genocrush Ferox
Current (Live)
Daniel Moilanen Drums (2014-present)
See also: Heavydeath, Runemagick, ex-Mnemonic, ex-Dracena, ex-Lord Belial, ex-Sandalinas, ex-The Project Hate MCMXCIX, ex-Grindnecks, ex-Relevant Few, ex-Engel, ex-Pen Expers
Tomas Åkvik Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2014-present)
See also: Chaosys, Nale, ex-The Resistance (live)
Past (Live)
Mikael Åkerfeldt Guitars (1993-1994)
See also: Opeth, Storm Corrosion, ex-Steel, ex-Bloodbath, ex-Eruption, ex-Sörskogen
Kristian Pook Guitars (1993)
Victor Takala Unknown (1994)
See also: ex-Eyekon
Kennet Englund Drums (1996)
See also: Centinex, Interment, Moondark, Uncanny, Dellamorte
Niklas "Nille" Sandin Bass (2009-2010)
See also: Chaosys, Dark Eden (live), ex-Amaran, ex-Life Eclipse, Aoria, ex-Shadows Past, ex-Lamia Antitheus, ex-Siebenbürgen, ex-Slavegrid
Per "Sodomizer" Eriksson Guitars (2009-2010)
See also: 21 Lucifers, Bloodbath, Komotio, ex-Genocrush Ferox
Bruce Soord Guitars (acoustic) (2014)
See also: Wisdom of Crowds, The Pineapple Thief
JP Asplund Percussion (2014)
Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström Bass, Keyboards (1991-1993), Guitars, Programming, Vocals (backing) (1991-present)
See also: Bloodbath, ex-Diabolical Masquerade, ex-Bewitched
Jonas Renkse Drums (1991-1998), Vocals (lead), Guitars, Keyboards, Programming (1991-present)
See also: Bloodbath, Wisdom of Crowds, ex-October Tide
Niklas "Nille" Sandin Bass (2010-present)
See also: Chaosys, Dark Eden (live), ex-Amaran, ex-Life Eclipse, Aoria, ex-Shadows Past, ex-Lamia Antitheus, ex-Siebenbürgen, ex-Slavegrid
Guillaume "Israphel Wing" Le Huche Bass (1992-1995)
See also: ex-Hostile Reaction (live), ex-Mynjun, ex-Eyekon, ex-Rising Shadows
Fredrik "North" Norrman Guitars (1994-2010)
See also: October Tide, Trees of Eternity, Uncanny, Thenighttimeproject, ex-Fulmination
Mikael Oretoft Bass (1995-1998)
See also: ex-Eyekon
Mattias "Kryptan" Norrman Bass (1999-2009)
See also: Moondark, October Tide, Trees of Eternity, Uncanny, Dellamorte, South Of You, ex-Interment
Daniel Liljekvist Drums, Percussion (1999-2014)
See also: Komotio
Per "Sodo" Eriksson Guitars (2010-2014)
See also: 21 Lucifers, Bloodbath, Komotio, ex-Genocrush Ferox
Current
Daniel Moilanen Drums (2014-present)
See also: Heavydeath, Runemagick, ex-Mnemonic, ex-Dracena, ex-Lord Belial, ex-Sandalinas, ex-The Project Hate MCMXCIX, ex-Grindnecks, ex-Relevant Few, ex-Engel, ex-Pen Expers
Tomas Åkvik Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2014-present)
See also: Chaosys, Nale, ex-The Resistance (live)
Past
Mikael Åkerfeldt Guitars (1993-1994)
See also: Opeth, Storm Corrosion, ex-Steel, ex-Bloodbath, ex-Eruption, ex-Sörskogen
Kristian Pook Guitars (1993)
Victor Takala Unknown (1994)
See also: ex-Eyekon
Kennet Englund Drums (1996)
See also: Centinex, Interment, Moondark, Uncanny, Dellamorte
Niklas "Nille" Sandin Bass (2009-2010)
See also: Chaosys, Dark Eden (live), ex-Amaran, ex-Life Eclipse, Aoria, ex-Shadows Past, ex-Lamia Antitheus, ex-Siebenbürgen, ex-Slavegrid
Per "Sodomizer" Eriksson Guitars (2009-2010)
See also: 21 Lucifers, Bloodbath, Komotio, ex-Genocrush Ferox
Bruce Soord Guitars (acoustic) (2014)
See also: Wisdom of Crowds, The Pineapple Thief
JP Asplund Percussion (2014)
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Added on: 2002-07-08 17:28:42 Last modified on: 2014-10-23 09:57:05
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