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Per Nilsson

Per Nilsson

Real/full name:
Per Fredrik Nilsson
46 (born Mar 5th, 1974)
Place of origin:


Swedish guitarist and producer. He is best known as one of the founding members of the melodic death metal/progressive metal band Scar Symmetry and as the guitarist for the Swedish progressive rock group Kaipa, until 2013 he was endorsed by Ibanez guitars.

Catacomb (Swe)




2001 Corridors of Time Guitars


Guitars (2007-present)

Nocturnal Rites

Guitars (lead) (2017-present)

2017 Before We Waste Away (Single) Guitars (lead)
2017 A Heart as Black as Coal (Single) Guitars (lead)
2017 Repent My Sins (Single) Guitars (lead)
2017 What's Killing Me (Single) Guitars (lead)
2017 Phoenix Guitars (lead)

Scar Symmetry

Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2004-present), Vocals (clean) (2013-present)

2004 Seeds of Rebellion (Demo) Guitars, Keyboards (programming)
2005 Symmetric in Design Songwriting (tracks 2, 3, 5, 9, 10), Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals
2006 Pitch Black Progress Guitars, Keyboards, Songwriting (tracks 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 13)
2006 The Illusionist / Mind Machine (Single) Guitars
2008 Holographic Universe Guitars
2008 Morphogenesis (Single) Guitars
2009 Noumenon and Phenomenon (Single) Guitars, Keyboards
2009 Dark Matter Dimensions Guitars
2009 Ascension Chamber (Single) Guitars, Keyboards
2011 The Unseen Empire Guitars (lead), Songwriting
2014 Limits to Infinity (Single) Guitars, Keyboards (programming)
2014 Cryonic Harvest (Single) Guitars, Keyboards (programming)
2014 The Singularity (Phase I: Neohumanity) Songwriting, Keyboards, Vocals (clean), Guitars, Programming
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Guitars, Bass (2012-present)

2015 ESC Guitars, Bass


Guitars (lead and acoustic), Keyboards (1990-1993)

1991 Remains of an Art Forgotten (Demo) Guitars (lead and acoustic), Keyboards (as "Per")
2016 Forgotten Remains of Death - Demo Collection 1990 - 1991 (Compilation) Guitars (lead and acoustic), Keyboards

Altered Aeon

Guitars (lead & rhythm) (2003-2005)

2004 Dispiritism Guitars


Guitars, Keyboards (1993-?)

1993 Legia Guitars, Keyboards

The Absence

Guitars (2013-2016)

2013 Oceans (Single) Guitars

The Storyteller

Guitars (1996-1997)

1996 1996 Demo (Demo) Guitars


Guitars (lead) (2003)

2003 Light Creates Shadows (Demo) Guitars (lead)

World Below

Guitars (2005)

2005 Maelstrom Guitars, Keyboards


Guitars (2017-present)

Apocalypse Orchestra

2017 The End Is Nigh Vocals (choirs)


2020 Storm Guitars (track 10)

Bloodshot Dawn

2014 Demons Guitars (lead) (track 7)

Carnal Forge

2014 When All Else Fails (Single) Guitars (lead) (track 2)

Christian Muenzner

2011 Timewarp Guitars (lead) (track 9)
2014 Beyond the Wall of Sleep Keyboards (additional) (tracks 3, 6, 7, 8)

Ereb Altor

2008 By Honour Guitars (lead) (track 3)
2013 Fire Meets Ice Guitars (solo) (track 6)

Eternity's End

2016 The Fire Within Keyboards (solo) (track 3), Keyboards (additional), Vocals (backing, choirs)


2013 Furor Incarnatus Guitars (lead) (track 2)

Fred Brum

2014 Transcendence Guitars (lead) (track 4)


2009 Off the Face of the Earth Guitars (lead, 2nd) (track 5)

Ghost Ship Octavius

2015 Ghost Ship Octavius Guitars (lead) (track 10)

God Forbid

2012 Equilibrium Guitars (solo) (track 12)

Hannes Grossmann

2014 The Radial Covenant Guitars (lead) (track 6)
2016 The Crypts of Sleep Guitars (lead, track 7)


2009 Silent Ruins Guitars (lead) (track 2)

Jeff Hughell

2016 Trinidad Scorpion Hallucinations Guitars (solo) (track 6)

Loch Vostok

2009 Reveal No Secrets Guitars (lead on 4, 5)

Mutiny Within

2017 Origins Guitars (lead) (track 4)


2016 Miserycorde Guitars (track 2)

Paul Wardingham

2015 The Human Affliction Guitars (track 11)

The Absence

2007 Riders of the Plague Guitars (track 3)

The Storyteller

2003 Tales of a Holy Quest Guitars (lead) (track 2, 8)
2013 Dark Legacy Guitars (lead) (track 4)

Thorns of Sin

2015 Destroy the Light Unknown (track 6)


2006 Warnaments Keyboards

Wayne Calford

2014 Shred Alliance Guitars (lead) (track 1)

Works of Flesh

2015 Plagued (EP) Guitars (track 6)


2007 Infamy and the Breed Guitars (acoustic)

Apocalypse Orchestra

2017 The End Is Nigh Engineering, Recording (choirs), Mixing

Beyond the Katakomb

2018 Beyond the Katakomb Songwriting, Arrangements, Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Bloodshot Dawn

2018 Reanimation Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Christian Muenzner

2014 Beyond the Wall of Sleep Mixing, Producer, Mastering


2017 My Dark Passanger (Single) Recording, Producer

Eternity's End

2016 The Fire Within Producer, Mastering, Mixing

Royal Jester

2010 Night Is Young Recording

Scar Symmetry

2005 Symmetric in Design Songwriting (tracks 2, 3, 5, 9, 10)
2009 Dark Matter Dimensions Producer
2011 The Unseen Empire Co-producer
2014 The Singularity (Phase I: Neohumanity) Mixing, Recording, Mastering

Terminal Function

2015 Clockwork Sky Mixing, Mastering

The Everdawn

1997 Poems - Burn the Past Photography (cover)

The Storyteller

2013 Dark Legacy Engineering


2007 Infamy and the Breed Recording
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