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Real/full name:
Olve Eikemo
50 (born Jun 27th, 1973)
Place of birth:
Norway (Bergen, Vestland)


At various times throughout Immortal's existence, Abbath was lead vocalist, bassist, guitarist, keyboardist, drummer, and lyricist, mainly due to the inconsistent line-ups they were able to put together. For a long period of time, however, Abbath served the band as vocalist, bassist and (studio) drummer, while Demonaz played lead guitar.

It was not until Horgh arrived, that Immortal was able to ...


Euronymous of Mayhem is credited with getting Abbath into black metal and Abbath is in turn credited with doing the same for Varg Vikernes of Burzum.

Abbath used to be married to Demonaz's sister Merete Winther and has one son with her.

Contributed vocals to the track "Losing My Blues" of the album "New Man, New Songs, Same Shit. Vol.2" (Mystic Production, 2021) by Me and that Man, an ...


Vocals, Guitars (2015-present)

2015 Count the Dead (Single) Vocals, Guitars, Bass (track 2)
2016 Abbath Vocals, Guitars, Bass (track 9), Songwriting
2019 Harvest Pyre (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2019 Calm in Ire of Hurricane (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2019 Outstrider (Single) Vocals, Guitars
2019 Outstrider Arrangements (tracks 1, 5, 7, 8), Songwriting, Vocals, Guitars (as "Abbath Eikemo")
2022 Dread Reaver Bass, Vocals, Songwriting, Guitars


Vocals, Bass (1996-present)

Almost Funeral

As Olve:
Drums, Vocals (1989)


As Olve Eikemo:
Vocals, Bass


Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (2005-2007)

2006 Sampler (Split) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals
2006 Between Two Worlds Songwriting, Vocals, Guitars


Vocals (1991-2003, 2006-2015), Bass (1991-1998), Drums (1993-1995), Guitars (1998-2003, 2006-2015)

1991 Immortal (Demo) Vocals, Bass (as "Olve Eikemo")
1991 Immortal (EP) Vocals, Bass
1992 Diabolical Fullmoon Mysticism Songwriting (tracks 2-7), Vocals, Bass (as "Abbath Doom Occulta")
1993 Pure Holocaust Vocals, Bass, Drums, Songwriting (tracks 1-8) (as "Abbath Doom Occulta")
1995 Masters of Nebulah Frost (Video) Vocals, Bass, Drums (audio)
1995 Battles in the North Lyrics (track 9), Songwriting (tracks 1-5, 7-10), Vocals, Bass, Drums, Guitars (lead) (track 4)
1997 Blizzard Beasts Songwriting, Vocals, Bass
1999 Diabolical Fullmoon Mysticism / Pure Holocaust (Compilation) Vocals, Bass, Drums (tracks 8-15)
1999 At the Heart of Winter Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Synthesizers, Songwriting
2000 True Kings of Norway (Split) Vocals, Bass
2000 Damned in Black Vocals, Guitars, Songwriting
2002 Sons of Northern Darkness Songwriting, Guitars, Bass (tracks 2-8), Vocals
2009 All Shall Fall Vocals, Guitars, Songwriting
2009 Valley of the Damned / Hordes of War (Split) Vocals, Guitars
2010 The Seventh Date of Blashyrkh (Video) Vocals, Guitars
2023 The Northern Upirs Death (Compilation) Vocals, Bass
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Old Funeral

As Olve "On the Egg" Eikemo:
Bass, Vocals (1988-1990, 2015)

1989 The Fart That Should Not Be (Demo) Bass, Vocals (as "Olve "On the Egg"")
1990 Abduction of Limbs (Demo) Bass, Vocals, Composition (track 2) (as "Olve")
2013 Our Condolences (1988-1992) (Compilation) Bass, Vocals
2020 Old Coffin Days (Compilation) Bass, Vocals




Bass, Vocals

Det Hedenske Folk

1995 True Northern (Demo) Drums
1997 United by Heathen Blood (Split) Drums
2000 Det Hedenske Folk (EP) Drums

Dimmu Borgir

2003 Death Cult Armageddon Vocals (additional) (tracks 2, 11)
2004 Vredesbyrd (Single) Vocals (additional) (track 2)
2014 Titans of Symphonic Metal (Split) Vocals (additional) (track 4)


2014 Noxious Vocals (track 9)


2004 Isa Vocals (additional) (track 2)

Guardians of Time

As Abbath Doom Occulta:

2018 Tearing Up the World Vocals (track 1)

The Batallion

2008 Stronghold of Men Vocals (backing) (tracks 3, 4)


2019 Outstrider Producer (as "Olve Eikemo")
2022 Dread Reaver Mixing, Producer


2000 Damned in Black Producer
2002 Sons of Northern Darkness Producer
2009 All Shall Fall Arrangements
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