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Fredrik Thordendal

Fredrik Thordendal

Real/full name:
Carl Fredrik Thordendal
51 (born Feb 11th, 1970)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Umeå, Västerbotten)


Fredrik Thordendal (born February 11, 1970) is a Swedish lead-guitarist of the metal band Meshuggah.
He, along with Meshuggah's rhythm guitarist Mårten Hagström were rated #35 by Guitar World in the top 100 greatest heavy metal guitarists of all-time.

Fredrik Thordendal's Special Defects

Bass, Guitars, Synthesizer, Vocals (1996-present)

1997 Sol Niger Within Bass, Guitars, Synthesizer, Vocals


Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1987, 1988-present), Keyboards (1998)

1989 Meshuggah (EP) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1991 All This Because of Greed (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1991 Contradictions Collapse Songwriting (tracks 1-5, 7-9), Guitars, Vocals (lead)
1994 None (EP) Guitars
1995 Selfcaged (Demo) Guitars
1995 Destroy, Erase, Improve Guitars, Synthesizer
1996 Roswell 47 / Future Breed Machine (Split) Guitars, Synthesizers
1997 The True Human Design (EP) Guitars, Bass
1998 Chaosphere Guitars
2002 Nothing / Reroute to Remain (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Keyboards
2002 Nothing Guitars, Bass
2003 Figure Number Five (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Bass
2004 I (EP) Guitars
2005 Catch Thirtythree Guitars, Bass, Drum programming
2006 Nothing Guitars
2008 obZen Guitars
2010 Alive (Video) Guitars
2012 I Am Colossus (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2012 Koloss Guitars, Vocals (backing), Keyboards
2013 Pitch Black (EP) Guitars (lead), Bass (track 1)
2014 The Ophidian Trek (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (additional), Keyboards
2016 The Violent Sleep of Reason Songwriting (track 4), Guitars (lead)
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Guitars (1987-1988)

1988 Demo (Demo) Guitars



1985 Demo (Demo) Guitars


1999 Once upon a Star Drum programming

C.B Murdoc

2012 The Green Guitar solo (track 8)


2001 Insanity Guitars (lead) (track 6)

Devin Townsend Project

2011 Deconstruction Guitars (track 8)

Freak Guitar

2013 The Smorgasbord Guitar solo (CD1 track 6)


2011 Of Blood and Salt (Single) Guitars (lead)


2011 The Mask of Sanity Guitars (lead) (track 6)


2004 Irradiant Guitars (lead) (track 4)

Devin Townsend

2007 Ziltoid the Omniscient Drum Programming Support

Fredrik Thordendal's Special Defects

1997 Sol Niger Within Engineering, Mixing, Producer


1991 Contradictions Collapse Lyrics (tracks 2, 7, 9)
1994 None (EP) Mastering
1995 Destroy, Erase, Improve Mixing
1997 The True Human Design (EP) Recording, Mixing, Art direction
1998 Chaosphere Recording, Mixing
2002 Nothing Engineering
2004 I (EP) Mixing
2005 Catch Thirtythree Mixing
2006 Nothing Recording, Engineering, Mixing, Editing
2008 obZen Mixing
2009 The Singles Collection (Compilation) Mastering, Mixing, Engineering
2012 I Am Colossus (Single) Engineering
2012 Koloss Engineering
2013 Pitch Black (EP) Engineering (track 1)
2014 The Ophidian Trek (Live album) Editing, Producer
2014 I (EP) Recording (track 4)
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Added by: Goatfangs Modified by: obZen123
Added on: 2011-04-10 00:45:48 Last modified on: 2021-03-01 11:59:36
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