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Mark Jansen

Mark Jansen

Real/full name:
Mark Jansen
44 (born Dec 15th, 1978)
Place of birth:
Netherlands (Reuver, Limburg)


Jansen has a master's degree in psychology.

Countermove is a collaboration of Dutch metal musicians who recorded a cover of Frankie Goes to Hollywood song "The Power of Love" in order to help the Red Cross gather funds via donations.


Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh) (2003-present)

2003 The Phantom Agony Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 2-4, 6-9)
2003 The Phantom Agony (Single) Guitars, Vocals (harsh), Orchestrations
2004 Feint (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2004 Cry for the Moon (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2004 We Will Take You with Us (Live album) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2004 We Will Take You with Us (Video) Vocals (harsh), Guitars (rhythm)
2005 Consign to Oblivion Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 2-11), Lyrics (tracks 1, 3, 8, 10, 11)
2005 Solitary Ground (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2005 The Score - An Epic Journey Guitars (rhythm), Keyboards, Orchestrations, Songwriting (tracks 1, 4-7, 9-20)
2005 Quietus (Silent Reverie) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2007 The Divine Conspiracy Lyrics (tracks 1-4, 8-11), Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 2-4, 6-13)
2007 Hi Five: Female Fronted Metal (Split) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2008 Chasing the Dragon (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2009 The Classical Conspiracy - Live in Miskolc, Hungary (Live album) Guitars (lead, rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2009 Live at Wacken (Live album) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2009 Epica & J├Ągermeister Memory stick (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2009 Design Your Universe Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 1-6, 8, 10-13)
2009 Martyr of the Free Word / From the Heaven of My Heart (Split) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Lyrics
2010 This Is the Time (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2012 Storm the Sorrow (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent (Instrumental) Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 5-13), Guitars (rhythm)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (grunts, screams), Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 5-13), Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 6, 8, 10, 11)
2012 Forevermore (Collaboration) Vocals (harsh), Guitars (rhythm)
2013 Unleashed (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2013 Retrospect (10th Anniversary) (Video) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (grunts, screams)
2014 The Essence of Silence (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2014 Unchain Utopia (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2014 The Quantum Enigma Lyrics (tracks 1, 3-5, 9, 10, 13), Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 4, 5, 10, 13)
2014 The Three Goddesses (Split) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2015 Live at the AB (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2016 Fight Your Demons (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2016 Consign to Oblivion (The Orchestral Edition) Songwriting (tracks 2-11)
2016 Universal Death Squad (Single) Vocals (harsh)
2016 The Holographic Principle Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 1, 5, 9, 11, 12), Lyrics (tracks 1, 4-6, 8, 11, 12)
2016 Edge of the Blade (Single) Vocals (harsh)
2017 The Solace System (Single) Vocals (harsh)
2017 The Solace System (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2017 Epica vs. Attack on Titan Songs (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2018 Beyond the Matrix: The Battle (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh), Songwriting
2019 Kingdom of Heaven (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2019 The Acoustic Universe (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2020 The Quantum Enigma (B-sides) (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2020 Abyss of Time - Countdown to Singularity (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2020 Abyss of Time (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh), Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 1, 3, 4)
2021 Omega Vocals (harsh), Guitars (rhythm), Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 11), Orchestrations, Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 11, 12)
2021 Omega Alive (Live album) Vocals (harsh), Guitars (rhythm)
2021 Omega Alive (Video) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2022 Sensorium (Live at Paradiso) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2022 The Last Crusade (Live at Paradiso) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2022 Run for a Fall (Acoustic) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2022 Live at Paradiso (Live album) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2022 The Final Lullaby (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2022 The Great Tribulation (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
2022 The Alchemy Project (EP) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh), Songwriting (tracks 1, 5), Lyrics (tracks 1, 5, 6)
2023 Rivers (Live at the AFAS Live) (Collaboration) Guitars
2023 Unleashed (Live at the AFAS Live) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2023 Consign to Oblivion (Live at the AFAS Live) (Single) Guitars (rhythm), Vocals (harsh)
2023 Beyond the Matrix (Live at the AFAS Live) (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2023 Live at AFAS Live (Live album) Guitars (rhythm), Orchestrations, Vocals (harsh)
(show all)


Vocals (grunts, screams), Orchestrations (2010-present)

2011 Quarterpast Vocals (grunts, screams)
2014 Antagonise Vocals (screams, grunts), Orchestrations
2018 Dhyana Vocals (grunts, screams), Songwriting (tracks 2, 4, 6, 7, 10), Lyrics (tracks 1-3, 5-7, 9-11)
2018 Undercurrent (EP) Vocals (grunts, screams), Lyrics (tracks 1-3), Songwriting (track 4)

After Forever

Guitars, Vocals (harsh) (1997-2002)

1999 Wings of Illusion (Demo) Songwriting, Guitars, Lyrics (track 2), Vocals (harsh)
1999 Ephemeral (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (harsh)
2000 Follow in the Cry / Silence from Afar (Single) Guitars, Vocals (harsh), Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 4)
2000 Prison of Desire Songwriting, Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 1, 2, 5, 6, 9-11), Vocals (harsh)
2001 Decipher Vocals (screams), Songwriting (tracks 2-11) Lyrics (tracks 1, 3, 7, 9, 11), Guitars
2002 Monolith of Doubt (Single) Guitars, Vocals (harsh), Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 2, 3)
2006 Mea Culpa (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals (harsh) (CD1)


Guitars, Vocals (harsh) (1995-1997)


Vocals (2014)

Sahara Dust

Guitars, Vocals (harsh) (2002-2003)

2002 Cry for the Moon (Demo) Guitars, Harsh Vocals


Vocals (harsh) (2017)

3rd Machine

2016 Quantified Self Vocals (track 4)


2018 The Asylum (Single) Vocals (harsh) (track 1)


2020 Electric Castle Live and Other Tales (Live album) Vocals


2015 Carthagods Vocals (track 2)
2019 The Monster in Me Vocals (track 5)

Dark Sarah

2023 Attack of Orym Vocals (track 2)

Diabulus in Musica

2012 The Wanderer Vocals (grunts, screams) (track 4)

Dream Ocean

2018 Lost Love Symphony Vocals (harsh) (track 10)


2018 Reconnexion Vocals (grunts) (track 3)


2005 A Symphony for the Heartless Vocals (tracks 3, 7, 10, 12, 15, 19)

Ingridi Verardo

2023 Time Is All Wounds (Single) Vocals (harsh)

Moonlight Haze

2019 De Rerum Natura Vocals (additional) (track 5)


2013 Wild Card Vocals (harsh) (track 10)


2012 Carnival of No Tomorrow Vocals (track 7)

Sons of Seasons

2009 Gods of Vermin Vocals (grunts) (track 4)

System Divide

2020 Rise Again (Single) Vocals (harsh)

The Legion of Hetheria

2016 Awakening Vocals (harsh)

The Loudest Silence

2018 Aesthetic Illusion Vocals (track 10)

Universal Mind Project

2016 The Jaguar Priest Vocals (harsh) (tracks 1, 2, 4)


2008 History Undone Vocals (additional) (track 13)


2009 April Rain Photography


2003 The Phantom Agony Arrangements (orchestral)
2004 Feint (Single) Arrangements (orchestral)
2005 Consign to Oblivion Arrangements (orchestral) (tracks 2-11)
2005 Solitary Ground (Single) Arrangements (orchestral) (tracks 1-3)
2005 The Score - An Epic Journey Engineering, Producer
2007 The Divine Conspiracy Arrangements (orchestral)
2008 Chasing the Dragon (Single) Arrangements (orchestral) (track 1)
2009 Design Your Universe Arrangements (orchestral) (tracks 1-9, 11-13), Mixing (track 7)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent (Instrumental) Arrangements (orchestral)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent Arrangements (orchestral)
2012 Requiem for the Indifferent ~Instrumental~ Arrangements (orchestral)
2015 Consign to Oblivion (Expanded Edition) Liner notes
2016 Consign to Oblivion (The Orchestral Edition) Arrangements (orchestral) (tracks 2-11)
(show all)


2011 Quarterpast Arrangements (vocal lines), Arrangements (additional)
2014 Antagonise Arrangements (vocal lines), Arrangements (additional)

Scenario II

2017 Follow in the Cry (Single) Songwriting, Lyrics
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