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Janne Warman

Janne Warman

Real/full name:
Janne Viljami Wirman
43 (born Apr 26th, 1979)
Place of birth:
Finland (Espoo, Uusimaa)


Born in the town of Espoo, Finland, Janne Wirman began playing the piano at the age of five. For most of his early life he focused his style on jazz, switching his main interest to heavy metal music once he joined the metal band Children of Bodom in 1997.

He graduated from the Helsinki Pop & Jazz Conservatory at the age of sixteen and was subsequently invited by Jaska Raatikainen to join ...


Janne and Antti Warman are brothers.

Throughout most of his career, Janne relied on the Korg X5D keyboard to play live, although he only uses it as a master MIDI controller - the synth rack/module setup he's controlling onstage has varied. Janne's lead sound was crafted by Jens Johansson. It's a Korg Polysix emulation patch Jens made for the JV1080.

Janne has had bad experiences with ...


As Janne "Warman" Wirman:
Keyboards (2004-2008)

2003 The New Found Power Campaign (Split) Keyboards
2004 Reasons (Single) Keyboards (as "Janne Wirman")
2004 Coldness Keyboards (as "Janne Wirman")
2004 Take Me Away (Single) Keyboards
2007 Sleep Well (Single) Keyboards
2007 Serenity Keyboards (as "Janne Wirman")


Keyboards (2000-present)

2000 Unknown Soldier Keyboards
2001 Alone (Single) Keyboards
2001 Beyond Abilities Keyboards, Piano
2005 Somebody's Watching Me (Single) Keyboards
2005 Accept the Fact Keyboards
2005 They All Blame Me (Single) Keyboards
2009 Japanese Hospitality Keyboards
2014 First of the Five Elements Keyboards

Children of Bodom

As Janne Wirman:
Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1997-2019)

1997 The Carpenter (Split) Keyboards
1997 Something Wild Keyboards
1998 Children of Bodom (Split) Keyboards
1999 Hatebreeder Keyboards (as "Janne Warman Pimeys")
1999 Tokyo Warhearts (Live album) Keyboards
1999 Downfall (Single) Keyboards (as "Janne Warman Pimeys")
2000 Hate Me! (Single) Keyboards
2000 Follow the Reaper Keyboards
2002 You're Better Off Dead! (Single) Keyboards
2003 Hate Crew Deathroll Keyboards
2003 Needled 24/7 (Single) Keyboards
2003 Bestbreeder from 1997 to 2000 (Compilation) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2004 Trashed, Lost & Strungout (Single) Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2004 Trashed, Lost & Strungout (EP) Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2004 Trashed, Lost & Strungout (Video) Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2005 In Your Face (Single) Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2005 Are You Dead Yet? Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2005 In Your Face (Video) Keyboards (as "Janne Jameson Warman")
2006 The Unholy Alliance (Split video) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2006 Chaos Ridden Years - Stockholm Knockout Live (Live album) Keyboards
2007 The Unholy Alliance Chapter II Preaching to the Perverted (Split video) Keyboards
2008 Are You Deaf Yet? (Compilation) Keyboards
2008 Blooddrunk (Single) Keyboards
2008 Blooddrunk Keyboards
2008 Hellhounds on My Trail (EP) Keyboards
2008 Smile Pretty for the Devil (Single) Keyboards
2009 War Inside My Head (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2009 Lookin' Out My Backdoor (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2009 Skeleton in the Coffin (EP) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2009 Skeletons in the Closet (Compilation) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2011 Shovel Knockout (Single) Keyboards
2011 Was It Worth It? (Single) Keyboards
2011 Relentless Reckless Forever Keyboards
2011 Roundtrip to Hell and Back (Single) Keyboards
2011 Spinefarm Records UK Presents... (Split) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2012 I'm Shipping Up to Boston (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2012 Holiday at Lake Bodom (15 Years of Wasted Youth) (Compilation) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2013 Your Days Are Numbered (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2013 Scream For Silence (Single) Keyboards
2013 Monsters of Metal (Split) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2013 Transference (Single) Keyboards
2013 Halo of Blood Keyboards
2015 Morrigan (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2015 I Worship Chaos (Single) Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2015 Tales from Lake Bodom (Split) Keyboards
2015 I Worship Chaos Keyboards, Vocals (backing)
2019 Hexed Keyboards
(show all)


As Janne Wirman:
Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1997)


Keyboards (2017)

2017 The Anniversary Song (Single) Keyboards

Ari Koivunen

As Janne Wirman:

2007 Fuel for the Fire Keyboards

Corruption Inc.

As Janne Wirman:

1999 Pain O.D (EP) Keyboards (track 1)


As Janne Wirman:

2010 Hirmuliskojen yö Keyboards (track 10)


As Janne Wirman:

2002 Beginning (Single) Keyboards
2002 Waiting for the Dawn Keyboards (tracks 2, 3, 5-10)


As Janne Wirman:

2002 Enlighten Me (EP) Keyboards
2003 Masterplan Keyboards

Children of Bodom

2008 Blooddrunk (Single) Engineering (keyboards)
2008 Blooddrunk Engineering (keyboards)
2008 Smile Pretty for the Devil (Single) Engineering (keyboards)
2011 Shovel Knockout (Single) Engineering (keyboards)
2011 Was It Worth It? (Single) Engineering (keyboards) (track 1)
2011 Relentless Reckless Forever Engineering (keyboards)
2011 Roundtrip to Hell and Back (Single) Engineering (keyboards)
2013 Scream For Silence (Single) Recording (keyboards)
2013 Halo of Blood Recording (keyboards) (as "Janne Wirman")
2015 I Worship Chaos Recording (keyboards)
2019 Hexed Recording (keyboards)
(show all)


2004 Iron Recording (acoustic & folk instruments, female vocals)


2004 Coldness Engineering (as "Janne Wirman")


2000 Unknown Soldier Producer, Recording (as "J. Wirman")
2001 Beyond Abilities Producer, Recording
2005 Accept the Fact Producer, Recording
2009 Japanese Hospitality Producer, Engineering, Mixing
Added by: el_rzulffio Modified by: Miro Alhonniemi
Added on: 2011-04-09 10:42:43 Last modified on: 2022-06-12 11:26:23
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