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King Diamond

Country of origin:
Denmark
Location:
Copenhagen, Denmark (early); Dallas, Texas, USA / Sweden / Denmark (now)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1985
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Conceptual storylines about horror and occultism
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
1985-present
When Mercyful Fate split-up, King Diamond established this band, followed by Michael Denner and Timi Hansen. In the early 90s, Mercyful Fate reunited and they were the support band to King Diamond in 1996, so King went on stage twice at each gig.

King Diamond has been concentrating on his solo band in recent years, while members and ex-members of Mercyful Fate and King Diamond have been ...
Current
Andy LaRocque Guitars, Keyboards (1985-present)
See also: ex-Illwill, ex-X-World/5, ex-Death, ex-E.F. Band
King Diamond Vocals, Keyboards (1985-present)
See also: Mercyful Fate, ex-Black Rose, ex-Brats, ex-Danger Zone, ex-Brainstorm, ex-Roadrunner United
Mike Wead Guitars (1990-1995, 2000-present)
See also: Bibleblack, Hexenhaus, Kamlath, Nattas, Mercyful Fate, ex-Memento Mori, ex-Warchild, ex-Candlemass, ex-Maninnya Blade, ex-Abstrakt Algebra, ex-Warning, ex-Hemisfear, ex-Kryptillusion
Matt Thompson Drums (2000-present)
See also: Aghora, Legacy of Disorder, Shaolin Death Squad, Synkronizity, ex-Surgeon, ex-Truncator, Deuxmonkey, ex-Bat Castle, ex-Michael Harris, ex-Autumn Silence, ex-Judgement
Livia Zita Vocals (additional) (2003-present)
Past
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Danger Zone, ex-Lavina, ex-Mercyful Fate
Mikkey Dee Drums (1985-1989)
See also: Motörhead, Nordic Beast, ex-WWIII, ex-Dokken (live), ex-Geisha, ex-Nadir
Michael Denner Guitars (1985-1987)
See also: Force of Evil, ex-Danger Zone, ex-Lavina, ex-Zoser Mez, Denners Trickbag, Iron Space, Lucifer's Airship, Virus 7, ex-Mercyful Fate, ex-Brats
Floyd Konstantin Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Destiny, ex-Geisha
Pete Blakk Guitars (1987-1990)
See also: Disaster Peace, ex-Blakk Totem, ex-Geisha, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Trazer
Hal Patino Bass (1988-1990, 2000-2014)
See also: Disaster Peace, Force of Evil, ex-Maltese Falcon, ex-Palladion, Nordic Beast, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Pretty Maids (live), ex-Blakk Totem, ex-Doctor Butcher
Chris Whitemeier Drums (1988)
Snowy Shaw Drums (1989-1994)
See also: Mad Architect, Notre Dame, ex-Illwill, ex-Cans, XXX, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Dream Evil, ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Scheepers (live), ex-Therion (live), ex-Mercyful Fate, ex-Memento Mori, ex-Colossus (live), ex-K2, ex-Loud N'Nasty, ex-Snowy Shaw and the Star-Spangled Banned, ex-Them Sluts! (live)
Sharlee D'Angelo Bass (1990-1993)
See also: Arch Enemy, Spiritual Beggars, The Night Flight Orchestra, Witchery, Mercyful Fate, ex-Illwill, ex-Facelift, ex-Sinergy, ex-Dismember (live)
Chris Estes Bass (1995-2000)
See also: ex-Mindstorm, ex-Atrox
Darrin Anthony Drums (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Mindstorm
Herb Simonsen Guitars (1995-1998)
See also: ex-Mindstorm
John Luke Hebert Drums (1997-2000)
See also: ex-Leather, ex-Manta Ray, ex-Chastain
Glen Drover Guitars (1998-2000)
See also: Glen Drover, Sacrifice (live), ex-Eidolon, ex-Megadeth, ex-Testament (live), ex-Queensrÿche
David Harbour Bass (2000)
See also: ex-David T. Chastain / Michael Harris, ex-Leather, ex-Manta Ray, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Equimanthorn, ex-Michael Harris
Kol Marshall Keyboards (2000, 2002)
See also: ex-Ministry
Current (Live)
Pontus Egberg Bass (2014-present)
See also: Dark Illusion, Tainted Nation, ex-Lion's Share, ex-The Poodles, ex-HammerFall (live), ex-Zan Clan
Past (Live)
Michael Moon Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Madison
Andy LaRocque Guitars, Keyboards (1985-present)
See also: ex-Illwill, ex-X-World/5, ex-Death, ex-E.F. Band
King Diamond Vocals, Keyboards (1985-present)
See also: Mercyful Fate, ex-Black Rose, ex-Brats, ex-Danger Zone, ex-Brainstorm, ex-Roadrunner United
Mike Wead Guitars (1990-1995, 2000-present)
See also: Bibleblack, Hexenhaus, Kamlath, Nattas, Mercyful Fate, ex-Memento Mori, ex-Warchild, ex-Candlemass, ex-Maninnya Blade, ex-Abstrakt Algebra, ex-Warning, ex-Hemisfear, ex-Kryptillusion
Matt Thompson Drums (2000-present)
See also: Aghora, Legacy of Disorder, Shaolin Death Squad, Synkronizity, ex-Surgeon, ex-Truncator, Deuxmonkey, ex-Bat Castle, ex-Michael Harris, ex-Autumn Silence, ex-Judgement
Livia Zita Vocals (additional) (2003-present)
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Danger Zone, ex-Lavina, ex-Mercyful Fate
Mikkey Dee Drums (1985-1989)
See also: Motörhead, Nordic Beast, ex-WWIII, ex-Dokken (live), ex-Geisha, ex-Nadir
Michael Denner Guitars (1985-1987)
See also: Force of Evil, ex-Danger Zone, ex-Lavina, ex-Zoser Mez, Denners Trickbag, Iron Space, Lucifer's Airship, Virus 7, ex-Mercyful Fate, ex-Brats
Floyd Konstantin Guitars (1985)
See also: ex-Destiny, ex-Geisha
Pete Blakk Guitars (1987-1990)
See also: Disaster Peace, ex-Blakk Totem, ex-Geisha, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Trazer
Hal Patino Bass (1988-1990, 2000-2014)
See also: Disaster Peace, Force of Evil, ex-Maltese Falcon, ex-Palladion, Nordic Beast, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Pretty Maids (live), ex-Blakk Totem, ex-Doctor Butcher
Chris Whitemeier Drums (1988)
Snowy Shaw Drums (1989-1994)
See also: Mad Architect, Notre Dame, ex-Illwill, ex-Cans, XXX, Maryann Cotton (live), ex-Dream Evil, ex-Nightrage (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-Scheepers (live), ex-Therion (live), ex-Mercyful Fate, ex-Memento Mori, ex-Colossus (live), ex-K2, ex-Loud N'Nasty, ex-Snowy Shaw and the Star-Spangled Banned, ex-Them Sluts! (live)
Sharlee D'Angelo Bass (1990-1993)
See also: Arch Enemy, Spiritual Beggars, The Night Flight Orchestra, Witchery, Mercyful Fate, ex-Illwill, ex-Facelift, ex-Sinergy, ex-Dismember (live)
Chris Estes Bass (1995-2000)
See also: ex-Mindstorm, ex-Atrox
Darrin Anthony Drums (1995-1997)
See also: ex-Mindstorm
Herb Simonsen Guitars (1995-1998)
See also: ex-Mindstorm
John Luke Hebert Drums (1997-2000)
See also: ex-Leather, ex-Manta Ray, ex-Chastain
Glen Drover Guitars (1998-2000)
See also: Glen Drover, Sacrifice (live), ex-Eidolon, ex-Megadeth, ex-Testament (live), ex-Queensrÿche
David Harbour Bass (2000)
See also: ex-David T. Chastain / Michael Harris, ex-Leather, ex-Manta Ray, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Equimanthorn, ex-Michael Harris
Kol Marshall Keyboards (2000, 2002)
See also: ex-Ministry
Current
Pontus Egberg Bass (2014-present)
See also: Dark Illusion, Tainted Nation, ex-Lion's Share, ex-The Poodles, ex-HammerFall (live), ex-Zan Clan
Past
Michael Moon Guitars (1987)
See also: ex-Madison
Added by: TheGreatNads Modified by: Diamhea
Added on: 2002-07-18 22:44:29 Last modified on: 2014-10-23 22:07:03
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