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Martín Méndez

Martín Méndez

Real/full name:
Carlos Martín Méndez Esposito
42 (born Apr 6th, 1978)
Place of origin:
Uruguay (Montevideo)


Bass guitar player of progressive death metal band Opeth and second longest-serving member, after lead vocalist, songwriter and guitarist Mikael Åkerfeldt.


Joined Opeth right before the recording of their third album My Arms, Your Hearse began. However, time conflicts such as joining too late kept him from playing on the album, so the bass lines were recorded by Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt. Martín then learned the bass parts and played bass for the few subsequent live dates done for the album. His first real recording with Opeth was their fourth ...


Bass (1997-present)

1999 Still Life Bass
2001 Blackwater Park Bass
2002 Deliverance Bass
2003 Still Day Beneath the Sun (Single) Bass
2003 Damnation Bass
2003 Lamentations - Live at Shepherd's Bush Empire (Video) Bass
2005 Ghost Reveries Bass
2006 Lamentations - Live at Shepherd's Bush Empire (Live album) Bass
2007 The Roundhouse Tapes (Live album) Bass
2008 Porcelain Heart (Single) Bass
2008 Watershed Bass
2008 Burden (Single) Bass
2010 God of War: Blood & Metal (Split) Bass
2010 In Live Concert at the Royal Albert Hall (Video) Bass
2011 The Throat of Winter (Single) Bass
2011 The Devil's Orchard (Single) Bass
2011 The Devil's Orchard - Live at Rock Hard Festival 2009 (Live album) Bass
2011 Heritage Bass
2011 Slither (Single) Bass
2014 Pale Communion Bass
2015 Deliverance & Damnation (Compilation) Bass
2016 Sorceress (Single) Bass
2016 Will o the Wisp (Single) Bass
2016 The Wilde Flowers (Single) Bass
2016 Sorceress Bass
2017 Live in Plovdiv (Split) Bass
2018 Ghost of Perdition (live) (Single) Bass
2018 Garden of the Titans: Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Video) Bass
2019 Cirkelns riktning (Single) Bass
2019 In Cauda Venenum Bass
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White Stones

Bass, Guitars (2019-present)

2020 Kuarahy Bass, Guitars


As Occult:
Bass, Vocals (1995-1996)

1996 ...and the Sky Was Entombed by Flames (Demo) Bass, Vocals (lead), Guitars (tracks 3, 4, 6), Guitars (acoustic) (track 5)

Fifth to Infinity

Bass (1997-2001)



Requiem Aeternam

Bass, Vocals (1995)


As Occult:
Guitars (lead) (1996-1997)

Vidres a la Sang

Bass (2019)

White Stones

2020 Kuarahy Recording, Producer
Added by: Evenfiel Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2011-04-09 03:13:56 Last modified on: 2020-03-29 10:17:12
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