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Niclas Engelin

Niclas Engelin

Real/full name:
Niclas Ingmar Engelin
50 (born Dec 27th, 1972)
Place of birth:
Sweden (Gothenburg, Västra Götaland)


Engelin is a Swedish guitarist, mainly famous for his activity in In Flames, Engel, and Gardenian.

In 1997, as a touring guitarist, Engelin served time in In Flames by replacing Glenn Ljungström, before deciding to devote himself full-time to Gardenian. In Flames drummer Björn Gelotte wanted to switch to guitar, causing Engelin to leave the band in 1998. With the evolution of Gardenian, ...


In May 2011, Engelin became endorsed by B.C. Rich, using the Warlock Pro X model with gold-covered EMG 81 and 60 pickups.

Passenger was a relatively short-lived collaboration between Engelin and In Flames singer Anders Fridén. They released one self-titled album in 2003, which also featured Patrik J. Sten.


Guitars (2013-present)


Guitars (2005-present)

The Halo Effect

Guitars (2019-present)

2021 Shadowminds (Single) Guitars
2022 Feel What I Believe (Single) Guitars
2022 Days of the Lost (Single) Guitars
2022 The Needless End (Single) Guitars
2022 Days of the Lost Guitars
2022 Shadowminds (Ihsahn Remix) (Single) Guitars
2023 Path of Fierce Resistance (Single) Guitars
2023 The Defiant One (Single) Guitars

We Sell the Dead

Guitars (2016-present)

2018 Heaven Doesn't Want You and Hell Is Full Guitars, Songwriting
2020 Black Sleep Guitars


Guitars (1996-2004, 2012-2016)

1997 Two Feet Stand Guitars (lead), Lyrics (track 6)
1999 Soulburner Guitars, Songwriting, Lyrics (tracks 2, 9)
2000 Sindustries Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 5, 9) (as "Engel")

Idiots Rule

Guitars (1994)

In Flames

Guitars (1997-1998, 2011-2019)

2014 Through Oblivion (Single) Guitars
2014 Rusted Nail (Single) Guitars
2014 Everything's Gone (Single) Guitars
2014 Siren Charms Guitars
2015 Paralyzed (Single) Guitars
2016 The End (Single) Guitars
2016 The Truth (Single) Guitars
2016 Sounds from the Heart of Gothenburg (Live album) Guitars
2016 The End / The Truth (Single) Guitars
2016 Battles Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 1-3, 9, 11, 13)
2017 Down, Wicked & No Good (EP) Guitars
2018 I Am Above (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2018 (This Is Our) House (Single) Guitars (rhythm)
2019 I, the Mask Guitars (rhythm)
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Guitars (1995-2004)


Guitars, Guitars (acoustic)

1990 Snaildeath (Demo) Guitars
1991 Human Decadence (Demo) Guitars
1992 Jeremiads (Demo) Guitars, Guitars (acoustic)

In Flames

Guitars (2006-2007, 2009, 2010-2011)


2012 Silverthorn Guitars (on "Grace")

Saint Deamon

As Niklas Engelin:

2019 Ghost Vocals (backing)


2008 The Premonition Lyrics (track 5)

Pitch Black Process

2013 Deceiver (EP) Songwriting (track 1)
2013 Hand of God? Songwriting (track 3)
Added by: ShadowOfGod Modified by: Quorthallis
Added on: 2011-04-09 21:12:19 Last modified on: 2023-12-03 10:53:57
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