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Orphaned Land

Country of origin:
Israel
Location:
Bat-Yam/Petah-Tikva
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Doom/Death/Middle Eastern Folk Metal (early), Middle Eastern Folk Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Abrahamic religions, Unity, Peace
Current label:
Century Media
Years active:
1991-1992 (as Resurrection), 1992-1997, 2001-present
For their live performances Orphaned Land works with many belly dancers. In 2011, during the band performance at the Hellfest music festival in France, 22-year-old French-resident Lebanese belly dancer Johanna Fakhry raised the Lebanese flag alongside the Israeli flag on stage. Since the incident, Johanna Fakhry has received death threats and is afraid of visiting Lebanon.

In 1997 Orphaned ...
Current
Uri Zelcha Bass, Bass (acoustic), Bass (fretless) (1992-present)
Kobi Farhi Vocals (lead, backing, choirs, chants, narration) (1992-present)
Matan Shmuely Drums, Percussion (2011-present)
See also: Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Armilos, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Distorted (live), ex-Azazel
Chen Balbus Guitars (lead & rhythm), Bouzouki, Piano, Xylophone, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales From the Morgue
Past
Sami Bachar Drums, Percussion (1992-2000)
See also: ex-Morgue
Matti Svatizky Guitars (lead & rhythm), Guitars (acoustic) (1992-2012)
Yossi Sassi Guitars (lead & rhythm), Guitars (acoustic), Oud, Saz, Chumbush, Bouzouki, Piano, Vocals (backing) (1992-2014)
See also: Yossi Sassi
Itzik Levy Keyboards, Piano, Samples (1992-2000)
See also: Tears (Isr)
Eran Asias Drums, Percussion (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Betrayer, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Superior, ex-Frostgrave, ex-Mahavatar, ex-Tangorodrim, ex-Eternal Gray
Eden Rabin Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-2005)
See also: Key of the Moment, ex-Enochian Key, ex-Grimoire, ex-Mercenary, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Sad Entheus, ex-Servant's Glory
Avi Diamond Drums (2004-2007)
Current (Live)
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2013-present)
See also: ex-Armilos
Past (Live)
Shlomit Levi Vocals (female) (2004-2012)
See also: Shlomit & RebbeSoul, Shlomit Levi
Miri Milman Vocals (female) (2004)
See also: System Divide, ex-Distorted
Tal Behar Guitars (2005)
See also: Prey for Nothing, Vipress, ex-Betrayer
Matan Shmuely Drums (2007-2011)
See also: Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Armilos, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Distorted (live), ex-Azazel
Chen Balbus Guitars, Bouzouki (2008-2012)
See also: ex-Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales From the Morgue
Mariangela Demurtas Vocals (2013)
See also: Tristania, Dark Tranquillity (live), ex-Alight, ex-Reel Fiction, ex-Moonspell (live)
Uri Zelcha Bass, Bass (acoustic), Bass (fretless) (1992-present)
Kobi Farhi Vocals (lead, backing, choirs, chants, narration) (1992-present)
Matan Shmuely Drums, Percussion (2011-present)
See also: Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Armilos, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Distorted (live), ex-Azazel
Chen Balbus Guitars (lead & rhythm), Bouzouki, Piano, Xylophone, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales From the Morgue
Sami Bachar Drums, Percussion (1992-2000)
See also: ex-Morgue
Matti Svatizky Guitars (lead & rhythm), Guitars (acoustic) (1992-2012)
Yossi Sassi Guitars (lead & rhythm), Guitars (acoustic), Oud, Saz, Chumbush, Bouzouki, Piano, Vocals (backing) (1992-2014)
See also: Yossi Sassi
Itzik Levy Keyboards, Piano, Samples (1992-2000)
See also: Tears (Isr)
Eran Asias Drums, Percussion (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Betrayer, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Superior, ex-Frostgrave, ex-Mahavatar, ex-Tangorodrim, ex-Eternal Gray
Eden Rabin Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-2005)
See also: Key of the Moment, ex-Enochian Key, ex-Grimoire, ex-Mercenary, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Sad Entheus, ex-Servant's Glory
Avi Diamond Drums (2004-2007)
Current
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2013-present)
See also: ex-Armilos
Past
Shlomit Levi Vocals (female) (2004-2012)
See also: Shlomit & RebbeSoul, Shlomit Levi
Miri Milman Vocals (female) (2004)
See also: System Divide, ex-Distorted
Tal Behar Guitars (2005)
See also: Prey for Nothing, Vipress, ex-Betrayer
Matan Shmuely Drums (2007-2011)
See also: Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Armilos, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Distorted (live), ex-Azazel
Chen Balbus Guitars, Bouzouki (2008-2012)
See also: ex-Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales From the Morgue
Mariangela Demurtas Vocals (2013)
See also: Tristania, Dark Tranquillity (live), ex-Alight, ex-Reel Fiction, ex-Moonspell (live)
Added by: AUTOPSY_666 Modified by: ThorsAngel
Added on: 2002-09-04 20:09:36 Last modified on: 2014-08-30 07:44:03
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