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Jørgen Munkeby

Jørgen Munkeby

Real/full name:
Jørgen Munkeby
Age:
41 (born Sep 3rd, 1980)
Place of birth:
Norway (Oslo, Østlandet)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Perhaps best known as the frontman for the Norwegian experimental jazz-rock/metal band Shining, Jørgen Munkeby has also collaborated with (amongst others) Motorpsycho, Ihsahn of Emperor, Enslaved & Melissa Auf Der Maur, formerly of the Smashing Pumpkins.
Before forming Shining in 1999, Munkeby was a member of the popular Norwegian nu-jazz band, Jaga Jazzist, which is still active today.

Trivia

Contributed saxophone, lead vocals and lyrics to the track "Run with the Devil" of the album "New Man, New Songs, Same Shit. Vol.1" (Napalm Records, 2020) by Me and that Man, an acoustic/folk rock project from Behemoth's Nergal.

Altaar

Unknown

Damp / Chrome Hill

Saxophone (2001-present)

Shining

Saxophone (1999-present), Flute, Clarinet (1999-2007), Guitars (2004-present), Vocals (lead) (2010-present)

Jaga Jazzist

Saxophone (tenor, alto), Flute, Bass Clarinet, Keyboards (1994-2002)

Emperor

Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2018-present)

Marty Friedman

Vocals, Saxophone (2014)

Amorphis

2018 Queen of Time Saxophone (track 3)

Antagoniste

2018 Fragmented Soul (EP) Saxophone

Caligula's Horse

2017 In Contact Saxophone, Vocals (backing) (track 10)

Devin Townsend

2021 The Puzzle Saxophone

Dimæon

2019 Void Saxophone on 'Transcendence'

Earth Rot

2017 Renascentia Saxophone (track 6)

Fractal Universe

2017 Engram of Decline Saxophone (track 6)

Haunted Shores

2015 Viscera (EP) Saxophone (track 7)
2022 Void Saxophone (track 8)

IATT

2022 Magnum Opus Saxophone (track 2)

Ihsahn

2010 Undercurrent (Single) Saxophone
2010 After Saxophone
2012 Eremita Saxophone
2016 Arktis. Saxophone (track 9)
2020 Telemark (EP) Saxophone

In Lingua Mortua

2010 Salon des refusés Saxophone, Bass clarinet

Marty Friedman

2014 Inferno Vocals, Saxophone (track 6)
2017 Wall of Sound Keyboards (track 8), Vocals (track 8), Guitars (additional) (track 8), Bass (track 8), Songwriting (track 8)

Mendel

2019 The Blood, the Sin and the Djinn (EP) Saxophone (track 5)

Naeramarth

2017 The Innumerable Stars Saxophone (track 5)

Noctiferia

2021 Reforma - Tribute to Laibach Saxophone (track 8)

Omnerod

2021 Construction (EP) Saxophone (track 3)

Repvblika

2019 The Insurgent Saxophone

The Outsider

2019 Suicide Is Progress (Single) Vocals (additional), Saxophone
2020 From Ancient Gods and Forbidden Books Saxophone, Vocals (track 8)

Witnesses

2017 I Saxophone
2018 II Saxophone

Khlyst

2006 Chaos Is My Name Engineering (vocals)

Marty Friedman

2014 Inferno Songwriting (track 6), Lyrics (track 6)
2017 Wall of Sound Songwriting (track 8)

Naeramarth

2017 The Innumerable Stars Recording (Saxophone)
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Added on: 2011-04-10 10:48:35 Last modified on: 2022-02-13 14:04:42
 
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