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Christopher Amott

Christopher Amott

Real/full name:
Christopher Amott
41 (born Nov 23rd, 1977)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Halmstad)


Inspired by his brother's guitar skills and his band Carcass, Christopher started playing guitar at the age of 14. He played in local bands for a few years, and eventually went to music college at age 18. While attending school, Christopher was approached by Michael and he was asked to record solos for a new project that his brother was creating, Arch Enemy. The debut album Black Earth was ...


Younger brother of Arch Enemy and Carcass guitarist, Michael Amott.

Black Earth

Guitars (2016-present)

Christopher Amott

Guitars, Vocals (2010-present)

Arch Enemy

Guitars (1995-2005, 2007-2012)

1996 Demo (Demo) Guitars
1996 Black Earth Guitars (lead)
1998 Stigmata Guitars
1999 Burning Bridges Guitars
2000 Burning Japan Live 1999 (Live album) Guitars
2001 Wages of Sin Guitars
2002 Burning Angel (EP) Guitars
2003 Anthems of Rebellion Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (clean) (tracks 10, 11)
2004 Dead Eyes See No Future (EP) Guitars
2005 Arch Enemy / Nevermore (Split) Guitars
2005 Doomsday Machine (Single) Guitars
2005 Doomsday Machine Guitars
2006 Live Apocalypse (Video) Guitars
2007 Rise of the Tyrant Guitars
2007 Revolution Begins (EP) Guitars
2008 Tyrants of the Rising Sun: Live in Japan (Video) Guitars
2009 The Root of All Evil Guitars
2011 Dawn of Khaos (Compilation) Guitars
2011 Khaos Legions Guitars
2019 Covered in Blood (Compilation) Guitars (tracks 12-24)
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Guitars (1997, 2000), Vocals, Guitars (2002), Guitars, Vocals (2012-2018)

1997 Crossing the Rubicon Guitars
2000 Embrace the Mystery Guitars, Songwriting
2002 Three Vocals, Guitars, Lyrics, Songwriting
2009 Embrace the Mystery & Three (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals (disc 2), Bass (disc 2, tracks 11, 12)
2015 Captivity & Devourment Guitars, Vocals
2016 Crossing the Rubicon (Revisited) Guitars, Vocals
2016 Crossing the Rubicon (Revisited) Guitars, Vocals

Ghost Ship Octavius

Guitars (2013)

Arch Enemy

Guitars (2014, 2015)

Dark Tranquillity

Guitars (rhythm) (2017-present)

Machine Head

Guitars (2007)


2016 The Parade of Nature Guitars (tracks 5, 7, 10)


2015 Crimson Dyed Abyss Guitar (solo) (track 4)

Angelus Apatrida

As Chris Amott:

2015 Hidden Evolution Guitars (lead) (track 8)

Arch Enemy

2017 Will to Power Guitars, Keyboards (track 6)
2018 Reason to Believe (Single) Guitars, Keyboards (track 1)

Bloodshot Dawn

2014 Demons Guitars (lead) (track 7)

Bob Katsionis

2012 Rest in Keys Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Buried Realm

2017 The Ichor Carcinoma Guitar solo (track 4, 10)
2018 The Ichor Carcinoma (Instrumental) Guitar solo (track 4, 10)


2017 Sol Guitars (lead) (track 4)


2017 Erlik Guitars (lead) (track 2)

In Flames

2000 Clayman Guitars (lead) (track 10)

Inner Sanctum

2015 Legions Awake Guitars (lead) (track 8)


2017 Phoenix Aflame Guitars (track 3)


As Chris A.:

2001 The Smell of Rain Guitars


2015 M Guitars (additional) (track 7)


2018 In Praise of Death (EP) Guitars (track 2)


2011 VII: Född förlorare Guitars (lead) (track 3)
2014 Five Valid Reasons for Self-Inflicting Harm (EP) Guitars (track 3)

Spiritual Beggars

2000 Ad Astra Guitars (slide) (track 10)

Strength of Will

2017 Blink of an Existence Guitars (lead) (track 11)

VII Gates

As Chris Amott:

2004 Fire, Walk with Me Guitars
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