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Yngwie J. Malmsteen

Yngwie J. Malmsteen

Real/full name:
Lars Johan Yngve Lannerbäck
56 (born Jun 30th, 1963)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Stockholm)


At the age of 10 he took his mother's maiden name Malmsten as his surname, slightly changed it to Malmsteen and Anglicised his third given name Yngve to "Yngwie"; finally, he chose to keep the initial of his second name, Johan.


Malmsteen played as a guest guitarist with these bands:
- Tone Norum (guitar solo on "Point of No Return", 1988)
- Erika (guitar solo on "Emergency", 1990)
- Human Clay (guitar solo on "Jealousy", 1996)
- Violent Storm (guitar solos on "Pain Is for Me" and "Fire in the Unknown", 2005)
- Åsa Jinder (guitar solo on "Tro hopp & kärlek", 2002)

Yngwie J. Malmsteen

Guitars (1978-1981, 1984-present), Vocals (2012-present)

1978 Powerhouse (Demo) Guitars
1980 Birth of the Sun (Demo) Guitars, Vocals
1981 1981 Demo (Demo) Guitars
1984 Rising Force Guitars, Bass
1985 Rising Force Studio / Live '85 (Single) Guitars
1985 I'll See the Light Tonight / Don't Let It End (Single) Guitars
1985 Rising Force Live '85 (Video) Guitars
1985 I'm a Viking (Single) Guitars
1985 Black Star (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1985 Marching Out Guitars, Vocals (backing), Moog Guitar Pedals
1986 Fire (Single) Guitars
1986 Trilogy Guitars, Bass, Taurus Bass Pedals
1988 Heaven Tonight (Single) Guitars
1988 Heaven Tonight (EP) Guitars
1988 Odyssey Guitars, Bass
1989 Live in Leningrad: Trial by Fire (Video) Vocals (backing), Guitars
1989 Trial by Fire: Live in Leningrad (Live album) Guitars, Bass pedals, Vocals (backing)
1990 Save Our Love (Single) Guitars
1990 Bedroom Eyes (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1990 Making Love (Single) Guitars
1990 Eclipse Korg Z3 Guitar Synthesizer, Guitars, Vocals (backing), Taurus Bass Pedals
1991 The Yngwie Malmsteen Collection (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1-2, 4-6, 8-11), Taurus pedals (tracks 1-2, 4-6, 12-14), Guitar synth (tracks 12-14), Guitars (electric, acoustic), Bass (tracks 1-2, 4-6, 8-11)
1992 Dragonfly (Single) Guitars
1992 Fire & Ice Sitar, Taurus Bass Pedals, Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1992 Teaser (Single) Vocals, Guitars
1993 Leo Fender Benefit Live (Video) Guitars
1994 Live at Budokan (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1994 Burning Guitars - The Best Music Collection (Split) Vocals, Guitars
1994 The Seventh Sign Guitars, Bass, Vocals (backing)
1994 I Can't Wait (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1995 Magnum Opus Sitar, Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1996 Inspiration Bass, Vocals (track 4), Sitar, Guitars (as "Yngwie Malmsteen")
1997 Facing the Animal Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing), Guitars, Bass, Songwriting
1998 Concerto Suite for Electric Guitar and Orchestra in E flat minor Op.1 Songwriting, Guitars
1998 Yngwie Malmsteen LIVE!! (Live album) Guitars
1998 Yngwie Malmsteen LIVE!! (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (lead on "Manic Depression")
1999 Alchemy Guitars (acoustic), Sitar, Guitar Synthesizer, Guitars, Bass, Vocals (backing), Songwriting
2000 War to End All Wars Gong, Guitars, Bass, Vocals, Sitar
2001 Anthology: 1994-1999 (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (track 1), Bass (tracks 2-5, 15-16), Drum programming (tracks 15-16), Guitars
2002 Rising Force - Birth of the Sun (Compilation) Vocals, Guitars
2002 Concerto Suite Live with Japan Philharmonic (Video) Guitars
2002 Attack!! Vocals (backing), Cello, Guitars, Guitar Synthesizer, Sitar, Keyboards, Vocals (lead) (track 10), Bass
2002 The Genesis (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals
2004 G3 - Live in Denver (Split video) Guitars, Vocals
2005 Concerto Suite for Guitar and Orchestra (Video) Guitars
2005 Unleash the Fury Guitars (lead, rhythm, steel string, classical nylon string, synthesizer), Keyboards, Vocals (backing), Bass (fretted, fretless), Vocals (lead) (tracks 7, 9) (as "Yngwie Malmsteen")
2008 Perpetual Flame Guitars, Vocals (lead) (track 10), Bass, Keyboards, Vocals (backing), Sitar
2009 Angels of Love Guitars, Keyboards, Cello
2009 Live in Korea (Video) Guitars
2009 High Impact (Compilation) Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic), Bass, Sitar, Cello, Keyboards
2010 Raw Live (Video) Guitars (all tracks), Vocals (lead) (tracks 5, 20)
2010 Relentless Guitars, Vocals (lead) (track 4), Bass, Keyboards, Vocals (backing), Cello, Sitar
2012 Spellbound Guitars, Vocals, Bass, Drums, Keyboards, Cello, Sitar
2014 Spellbound Live in Tampa (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2014 Spellbound Live in Orlando (Video) Vocals, Guitars
2016 World on Fire Vocals (lead), Guitars (acoustic), Keyboards, Sitar, Guitars, Vocals (backing), Bass, Cello
2019 Blue Lightning Guitars, Bass, Sitar, Vocals, Organ, Keyboards
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Guitars (1983-1984)

1983 No Parole from Rock 'n' Roll Guitars
1984 Live Sentence - No Parole from Rock 'n' Roll (Live album) Guitars
1984 Island in the Sun (Single) Guitars
1984 Metallic Live '84 (Video) Guitars
1992 Live Sentence (Live album) Guitars
1998 The Best of Alcatrazz (Compilation) Guitars
2010 Live '83 (Live album) Guitars

Hear 'n Aid

Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1985)

1986 Stars (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1986 Hear 'n Aid: The Sessions (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)


Guitars (1982-1983)

1983 Steeler Guitars (lead) (as "Yngwie Malmsteen")

3rd Stage Alert

1984 3rd Stage Alert (EP) Guitars (additional) (track 5)

Derek Sherinian

2003 Black Utopia Guitars (tracks 1, 2, 6)
2006 Blood of the Snake Guitars (tracks 5, 7, 8, 9)


1996 Sonic Winter Guitars (tracks 4, 6)


1997 Windows Guitars (lead) (track 12)


1996 The Eagle Has Landed Part II (Live album) Guitars (lead) (CD2 track 6)

Violent Storm

2005 Violent Storm Guitars (lead) (tracks 2, 4)
2006 Storm Warning Guitar solos (2, 4)

3rd Stage Alert

1984 3rd Stage Alert (EP) Producer

Yngwie J. Malmsteen

1984 Rising Force Producer
1985 Rising Force Studio / Live '85 (Single) Producer
1985 Marching Out Producer, Mixing
1986 Trilogy Producer, Mixing
1988 Heaven Tonight (Single) Producer
1988 Odyssey Producer
1989 Trial by Fire: Live in Leningrad (Live album) Producer, Mixing, Cover concept
1990 Save Our Love (Single) Producer
1990 Eclipse Producer
1991 The Yngwie Malmsteen Collection (Compilation) Producer (as "Yngwie Malmsteen")
1992 Fire & Ice Producer
1994 The Seventh Sign Producer
1995 Magnum Opus Producer
1996 Inspiration Engineering, Producer
1997 Facing the Animal Lyrics, Producer
1998 Concerto Suite for Electric Guitar and Orchestra in E flat minor Op.1 Producer
1998 Yngwie Malmsteen LIVE!! (Video) Video editing, Audio editing, Audio Mixing
1999 Alchemy Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2000 War to End All Wars Producer, Mixing
2001 Anthology: 1994-1999 (Compilation) Producer
2002 Attack!! Producer
2005 Unleash the Fury Engineering, Producer, Lyrics (as "Yngwie Malmsteen")
2008 Perpetual Flame Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2009 Angels of Love Producer
2009 High Impact (Compilation) Producer
2010 Relentless Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
2012 Spellbound Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2014 Spellbound Live in Tampa (Live album) Producer
2014 Spellbound Live in Orlando (Video) Producer
2016 World on Fire Producer
2019 Blue Lightning Producer
(show all)
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Added on: 2011-04-10 04:12:20 Last modified on: 2019-10-11 17:43:40
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