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Marcus Jidell

Marcus Jidell

Real/full name:
Rolf Marcus Einar Jidell
50 (born Sep 11th, 1973)
Place of birth:
Sweden (Stockholm)


Raised in a big family where everybody played music, Marcus started playing the cello at the age of 8, and joined the Stockholm Opera children's choir shortly afterwards. He started playing electric guitar at 13.


Filled in for Lars Johansson with Candlemass for the 70000 Tons of Metal in 2012.

Released a mostly instrumental solo album, "Pictures from a Time Traveller", on Lion Music, in 2013. It features, among others, Jennie-Ann Smith, Hannes Van Dahl, Johan Niemann and André Andersen.

Married to Jennie-Ann Smith.

Owns a recording studio in Stockholm.


Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Piano, Cello, Keyboards (additional) (2013-present)

2013 Moonhorse (EP) Guitars
2013 Avatarium Guitars, Piano (track 5), Cello, Keyboards (additional)
2014 All I Want (EP) Guitars
2015 The Girl with the Raven Mask Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing)
2017 Hurricanes and Halos Guitars, Vocals (backing) (tracks 2, 3, 5), Songwriting (tracks 3, 6)
2019 The Fire I Long For Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 1-3, 5-7)
2020 An Evening with Avatarium (Live album) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing)
2022 God Is Silent (Single) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Piano, Cello, Keyboards (additional)
2022 Death, Where Is Your Sting (Single) Guitars (lead)
2022 Stockholm (Single) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Piano, Cello, Keyboards (additional)
2022 Death, Where Is Your Sting Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Piano (additional), Cello, Keyboards, Theremin
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Marcus Jidell

Bass, Cello, Guitars, Keyboards, Percussion, Piano (2013-present)

The Doomsday Kingdom

Guitars (2016-present)

2017 The Doomsday Kingdom Guitars




Guitars (2010-2013)

2011 Wrong (Single) Guitars
2011 Glorious Collision Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 2, 6)

Jekyll & Hyde






Royal Hunt

Guitars (2004-2011)

2005 Paper Blood Guitars
2006 2006 Live (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2006 2006 Live (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2008 Paradox II: Collision Course Guitars, Cello
2010 X Guitars, Cello


Guitars (2015-2018)

The Ring

Guitars, Bass, Keyboards (2004-?)

2004 Tales from Midgard Guitars, Keyboards, Bass (tracks 2, 3, 6, 9)


Guitars (2012, 2018-2019)




Guitars (2007-2008)

Albert Bell's Sacro Sanctus

2022 Sword of Fierbois Guitars (lead) (track 8)


2020 The Pendulum (EP) Additional instruments

Jupiter Society

2013 From Endangered to Extinct Guitars (lead) (tracks 1, 3, 6)

Malison Rogue

2011 Malison Rogue Cello (track 6)

The Doomsday Kingdom

2016 Never Machine Demo EP (Demo) Guitars (acoustic) (track 4)
2016 Never Machine (Single) Drums, Guitars

Abramis Brama

2018 Tusen år Engineering


2014 All I Want (EP) Producer, Mixing (tracks 3, 4, 5)
2015 The Girl with the Raven Mask Producer, Engineering
2017 Hurricanes and Halos Producer, Recording (additional)
2019 The Fire I Long For Producer
2022 God Is Silent (Single) Producer, Mixing
2022 Death, Where Is Your Sting (Single) Producer, Mixing
2022 Stockholm (Single) Mixing
2022 Death, Where Is Your Sting Producer, Mixing


2016 Death Thy Lover (EP) Recording (guitars)
2018 House of Doom (Single) Producer
2018 House of Doom (EP) Producer
2019 The Door to Doom Producer, Recording
2020 The Pendulum (EP) Producer, Recording
2022 Scandinavian Gods (Single) Producer
2022 When Death Sighs (Single) Producer
2022 Sweet Evil Sun Recording


2012 Gates of Dalhalla (Video) Editing (sound)


2012 The Art of Metal Producer, Mixing, Editing

The Slayerking

2019 Tetragrammaton Producer, Mixing
Added by: Cursarion Modified by: SectaZ
Added on: 2011-04-10 16:24:49 Last modified on: 2023-06-23 23:40:54
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