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Johan Längquist

Johan Längquist

Real/full name:
Johan Längquist
55 (born Aug 23rd, 1963)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Järfälla)


Johan Längqvist was the session vocalist for Swedish doom metal band Candlemass during their first studio recording. He recorded vocals for their first album "Epicus Doomicus Metallicus", and departed soon after (despite Candlemass' countless efforts to make him stay), reputably to work on a pop project he had started earlier.

He eventually re-tried for Candlemass, for "Chapter VI", but the ...


Unlike his successor Messiah Marcolin, Längqvist was a baritone, which meant he had a lower pitched voice and therefore sang the songs in a lower vocal range than Marcolin.

Before taking part in the recording of "Epicus Doomicus Metallicus", Längqvist had been performing vocals in short-lived Swedish heavy metal band Jonah Quizz.

These days Johan sings with Impulsia, who sometimes also ...


Vocals (2018-present)

2019 The Door to Doom Vocals


Vocals (male) (2008-present)



Jonah Quizz

Vocals (1979-1986)

1980 Demo 1980 (Demo) Vocals
1982 Demo 1982 (Demo) Vocals
2009 Anthology 1980-1982 (Compilation) Vocals, Lyrics (as "Johan Langquist")


Vocals (2007, 2013)


1986 Epicus Doomicus Metallicus Vocals (lead)
1994 The Best of Candlemass: As It Is, as It Was (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1.1, 1.4) (as "Johan Längqvist")
2003 Diamonds of Doom (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1.4, 1.6)
2004 Essential Doom (Compilation) Vocals (tracks 1-3)
2005 Solitude / Crystal Ball (Single) Vocals
2007 20 Year Anniversary Party (Video) Vocals (tracks 11-14, 17)
2013 Epicus Doomicus Metallicus - Live at Roadburn 2011 (Live album) Vocals
2016 Behind the Wall of Doom (Compilation) Vocals (Disc 1, tracks 1-3, disc 2, track 10)

Dead Kosmonaut

2017 Expect Nothing Vocals (track 8)
Added by: Doomsday Modified by: StarshipTrooper
Added on: 2011-04-09 23:15:53 Last modified on: 2019-03-18 13:23:23
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