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Jesper Strömblad

Jesper Strömblad

Real/full name:
Jesper Strömblad
44 (born Nov 28th, 1972)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Gothenburg)


He is known most as founder and former guitarist of the Swedish melodic death metal band In Flames.

Strömblad began playing music at age 4, with a violin he played until age 12, when he no longer considered the violin a 'cool' instrument to play and began playing guitar instead.

In Flames was formed in 1990 by Jesper Strömblad as a side project from his death metal band Ceremonial Oath. He ...


Founding member of In Flames, HammerFall, Dimension Zero and The Resistance.

In March 2004, Jesper (along with Björn Gelotte) were both ranked #70 out of 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Guitarists of all time by Guitar World.

He is known to be an avid World of Warcraft player, even wearing a "WoW" t-shirt on stage at times. He also plays a guitar imprinted with the logo for the Horde faction from ...

Ceremonial Oath

Bass (1991-1993, 2012-present), Guitars (1993)

1991 Promo 1991 (Demo) Bass
1993 The Book of Truth Bass


Guitars (2017-present)

Dimension Zero

Guitars, Bass (1995-1998, 2000-2008, 2014-present)

1995 Screams from the Forest (Demo) Guitars, Bass
1997 Penetrations from the Lost World (EP) Guitars, Bass
2002 Silent Night Fever Guitars, Bass
2003 This Is Hell Bass
2007 He Who Shall Not Bleed Guitars, Bass (as "J. Strömblad")

All Ends



Bass (1991)


Drums (1993-1997)

In Flames

Drums (1990-1993), Guitars (1990-2010), Keyboards (1990-1997)

1993 Demo '93 (Demo) Guitars, Drums
1994 Lunar Strain Guitars, Drums, Keyboards
1994 Subterranean (EP) Guitars (acoustic), Guitars, Keyboards
1996 The Jester Race Guitars (lead, acoustic), Keyboards
1997 Whoracle / The Jester Race (Compilation) Guitars (lead, acoustic), Keyboards, Percussion
1997 Live & Plugged (Split video) Guitars
1997 Black-Ash Inheritance (EP) Guitars
1997 Whoracle Guitars (lead, acoustic), Keyboards, Percussion
1999 Colony Guitars, Organ (hammond), Songwriting
2000 Bullet Ride (Single) Guitars
2000 Clayman Guitars, Songwriting
2001 The Tokyo Showdown - Live in Japan 2000 (Live album) Guitars
2002 Nothing / Reroute to Remain (Split) Guitars, Drums, Keyboards
2002 Reroute to Remain Guitars
2002 Cloud Connected (Single) Guitars
2003 Trigger (Single) Guitars
2004 The Quiet Place (Single) Guitars
2004 Soundtrack to Your Escape Guitars
2005 Used & Abused - In Live We Trust (Video) Guitars
2006 Come Clarity Guitars
2006 Come Clarity (Single) Guitars
2008 The Mirror's Truth (EP) Guitars
2008 A Sense of Purpose Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2009 Delight and Angers (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
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Guitars (1997-1999)

1999 Beware the Heavens Guitars

The Resistance

Guitars (2011-2016)

2013 Rise from Treason (EP) Bass, Guitars
2013 Scars Guitars
2015 Torture Tactics (EP) Guitars


Guitars (2013-2014)


2007 Metal Guitars (lead) (track 7)


1998 Dance Across the Past Guitars (lead) (first lead on track 1)


1999 The First Crusade (Video) Guitars (track 2)
2012 Gates of Dalhalla (Video) Guitars (track 17, 26)


1997 Visionnaire Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Withering Surface

1997 Scarlet Silhouettes Guitars (lead) (track 1)


2008 Til Death Do Us Apart Engineering

In Flames

2006 Come Clarity Producer, Tracking
2008 The Mirror's Truth (EP) Engineering
2008 A Sense of Purpose Engineering, Composing

The Resistance

2013 Rise from Treason (EP) Recording (Guitars, Bass)
Added by: Jodious Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2011-04-09 21:51:32 Last modified on: 2017-10-15 10:27:38
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