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Tiamat

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Täby, Stockholm
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1989
Genre:
Death/Doom Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later)
Lyrical themes:
Death, Morbidity, Sumerian poetry (old); Love, Drugs, Religion (now)
Current label:
Napalm Records
Years active:
1987-1989 (as Treblinka), 1989-present
Tiamat were part of the bands that pioneered the Swedish death metal sound. "Sumerian Cry" was the first full-length album recorded at Sunlight studios (Entombed's "Left Hand Path" was released before but recorded 2 months later than "Sumerian Cry"). They changed to gothic metal, then to gothic rock, and added some more metal elements again on "Amanethes" switching back to a softer gothic rock ...
Current
Johan Edlund Vocals, Guitars (1989-present), Keyboards, Theremin (1997-present)
See also: ex-LucyFire, ex-Treblinka, ex-River's Edge, ex-Brainwarp, ex-Dark Age
Lars Sköld Drums (1994-present)
See also: Avatarium, Leif Edling, Jupiter Society (live)
Anders Iwers Bass (1996-present)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, ex-Desecrator, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Roger Öjersson Guitars, Keyboards, Mandolin, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Kamchatka
Past
Thomas Wyreson Guitars (?-2008)
Jörgen Thullberg / Juck Bass (1989-1992)
See also: Mr. Death, ex-Treblinka, ex-The Clint Eastwood Experience
Anders Holmberg Drums (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Expulsion, ex-River's Edge, ex-Treblinka
Stefan Lagergren Guitars (1989-1990)
See also: Mr. Death, ex-Expulsion, ex-River's Edge, ex-Treblinka, ex-Judge and Jury, ex-Tranquility
Niklas Ekstrand Drums (1990-1994)
See also: ex-Face Down
Thomas Petersson Guitars (1990-1994, 1996-2008)
Johnny Hagel Bass (1992-1996)
See also: Order of Isaz, Sorcerer, ex-Sundown, ex-Lithium
Kenneth Roos Keyboards (1992-1994)
P.A. Danielsson (R.I.P. 2004) Keyboards (1994-1995)
Current (Live)
Rikard Zander Keyboards (2014-present)
See also: Evergrey, ex-Death Destruction
Past (Live)
Anders Iwers Bass (1992)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, ex-Desecrator, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Henrik Bergqvist Guitars (2002)
See also: The Poodles, ex-Southfork
Martin Brändström Keyboards (2002-2009)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Cypher Seer
Fredrik Åkesson Guitars (2004)
See also: Krux, Opeth, ex-Southpaw, John Norum, Talisman, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Shock Tilt, ex-Sabbtail
Martin Powell Keyboards (2006-2007)
See also: Alternative 4 (live), ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Anathema (live), ex-Cryptal Darkness
Johan Niemann Guitars (2008)
See also: Demonoid, Evergrey, Mind's Eye, Sectu, Tears of Anger, ex-Hubi Meisel, ex-Afterglow, ex-Evil Masquerade, ex-The Murder of My Sweet, ex-Therion
Roger Öjersson Guitars (lead) (2011-2012)
See also: ex-Kamchatka
Joakim Svalberg Keyboards (2011-?)
See also: Opeth, elGamo, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Mastodon (live), ex-HTP / Hughes & Turner project (live)
Johan Edlund Vocals, Guitars (1989-present), Keyboards, Theremin (1997-present)
See also: ex-LucyFire, ex-Treblinka, ex-River's Edge, ex-Brainwarp, ex-Dark Age
Lars Sköld Drums (1994-present)
See also: Avatarium, Leif Edling, Jupiter Society (live)
Anders Iwers Bass (1996-present)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, ex-Desecrator, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Roger Öjersson Guitars, Keyboards, Mandolin, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: ex-Kamchatka
Thomas Wyreson Guitars (?-2008)
Jörgen Thullberg / Juck Bass (1989-1992)
See also: Mr. Death, ex-Treblinka, ex-The Clint Eastwood Experience
Anders Holmberg Drums (1989-1990)
See also: ex-Expulsion, ex-River's Edge, ex-Treblinka
Stefan Lagergren Guitars (1989-1990)
See also: Mr. Death, ex-Expulsion, ex-River's Edge, ex-Treblinka, ex-Judge and Jury, ex-Tranquility
Niklas Ekstrand Drums (1990-1994)
See also: ex-Face Down
Thomas Petersson Guitars (1990-1994, 1996-2008)
Johnny Hagel Bass (1992-1996)
See also: Order of Isaz, Sorcerer, ex-Sundown, ex-Lithium
Kenneth Roos Keyboards (1992-1994)
P.A. Danielsson (R.I.P. 2004) Keyboards (1994-1995)
Current
Rikard Zander Keyboards (2014-present)
See also: Evergrey, ex-Death Destruction
Past
Anders Iwers Bass (1992)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, ex-Desecrator, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live), ex-Cemetary
Henrik Bergqvist Guitars (2002)
See also: The Poodles, ex-Southfork
Martin Brändström Keyboards (2002-2009)
See also: Dark Tranquillity, ex-Cypher Seer
Fredrik Åkesson Guitars (2004)
See also: Krux, Opeth, ex-Southpaw, John Norum, Talisman, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Shock Tilt, ex-Sabbtail
Martin Powell Keyboards (2006-2007)
See also: Alternative 4 (live), ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-My Dying Bride, ex-Sarah Jezebel Deva, ex-Anathema (live), ex-Cryptal Darkness
Johan Niemann Guitars (2008)
See also: Demonoid, Evergrey, Mind's Eye, Sectu, Tears of Anger, ex-Hubi Meisel, ex-Afterglow, ex-Evil Masquerade, ex-The Murder of My Sweet, ex-Therion
Roger Öjersson Guitars (lead) (2011-2012)
See also: ex-Kamchatka
Joakim Svalberg Keyboards (2011-?)
See also: Opeth, elGamo, ex-Yngwie J. Malmsteen, ex-Mastodon (live), ex-HTP / Hughes & Turner project (live)
Added by: Morrigan Modified by: San_Sebastian
Added on: 2002-07-23 22:43:50 Last modified on: 2014-09-17 23:37:41
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