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Snowy Shaw

Snowy Shaw

Real/full name:
Tommie Snowy Mike Christer Shaw
53 (born Jul 25th, 1968)
Place of birth:
Sweden (Gothenburg, Västra Götaland)


Born Tommie Mike Christer Helgesson, he has legally changed his name to Snowy Shaw.

In 2020, he published his autobiography, "The Book of Heavy Metal", including a foreword by Mikkey Dee.

Non-metal works:
- Kee Marcello's K2 - Melon Demon Divine (full-length, 2004)
- Loud 'N' Nasty - No One Rocks Like You (EP, 2007)
- XXX - Heaven, Hell or Hollywood (full-length, 2008)
- Snömannen & ...



Mad Architect

Vocals, Drums, Bass (2011-present)

2012 Dreamworld (EP) Vocals
2013 Mad Architect (Single) Vocals
2013 Journey to Madness Vocals
2015 Hang High (Single) Vocals, Bass, Drums, Keyboards
2015 Hang High Vocals, Drums, Bass

Snömannen & Hans Vänner


Snowy Shaw

Vocals, All instruments (2011-present)

2011 ...Is Alive! (Live album) Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Keyboards
2014 The Liveshow: 25 Years of Madness in the Name of Metal (Live album) Vocals, Guitars, Drums
2015 Live in Hell (Live album) Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Keyboards
2018 White Is the New Black (Compilation) Vocals, All instruments

Social Disorder

Drums (2021-present)

2021 Love 2 Be Hated Drums


Vocals, Guitars, Drums (2008-present)

Denner / Shermann

Drums (2014-2018)

2015 Satan's Tomb (EP) Drums
2016 Masters of Evil Drums

Dimmu Borgir

Bass, Vocals (clean) (2010)

Dream Evil

Drums (2002-2006)

2002 DragonSlayer Drums
2003 The New Found Power Campaign (Split) Drums
2003 Evilized Drums
2003 Children of the Night (EP) Drums
2004 The First Chapter (Single) Drums, Vocals (additional)
2004 The Book of Heavy Metal Drums




Drums, Vocals (additional) (1997-1998)

1997 Revolution (Demo) Drums
1998 Evilution Vocals (additional), Drums

Kee Marcello's K2

Drums (2001-2005)

King Diamond

Drums (1989-1994)

1990 Eye of the Witch (Single) Drums
1990 The Eye Drums, Songwriting (track 5)
1992 A Dangerous Meeting (Split) Drums

Loud 'n' Nasty

Drums (2006-2008)

Memento Mori

Drums (1993-1995)

1993 Rhymes of Lunacy Drums, Vocals (backing)
1994 Life, Death and Other Morbid Tales Drums, Voices
1995 Welcome to the Black Mark Festivals '95 (Split) Drums

Mercyful Fate

Drums (1993-1994)

1994 The Bell Witch (EP) Drums
1994 Time Drums

Notre Dame

Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drums (1997-2004)

1998 Notre Dame (Demo) Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drums
1998 Coming Soon to a Théatre Near You!!! (EP) Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards
1999 Hathor's Place / Abattoir. Abattoir du Noir (Split) Vocals
1999 Vol. 1: Le théâtre du vampire Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards
1999 Nightmare Before Christmas Vocals
2000 Abattoir, Abattoir du Noir (Single) Vocals
2000 Thrillogy (Video) Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drums
2004 Demi Monde Bizarros Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards
2005 Creepshow Freakshow Peepshow (Live album) Vocals, Bass

Snowy Shaw and the Star-Spangled Banned

Vocals, Bass, Guitar, Drums, Keyboards



Maryann Cotton



Drums (2012)


Drums (2012-2013)


Drums (2011)

Them Sluts!



Vocals (2006-2010, 2010-2012, 2013, 2016)


2020 The Divine Apostate Vocals (additional) (track 4)


2014 Seasons Change Vocals (tracks 8, 9)

Beto Vazquez Infinity

2021 Mental Asylum Vocals (track 10)


1996 Colossus of Sweden (Demo) Drums

Critical Solution

2017 Barbara the Witch Vocals (CD2 track 6)


2017 Letters to Myself Vocals (choirs)

Dimmu Borgir

2010 Gateways (Single) Bass
2010 Abrahadabra Bass, Vocals (clean) (tracks 4, 6, 9, and "Perfect Strangers")

Dream Evil

2006 United Drums, Guitars, Vocals (backing) (track 12)


2017 Secrets of the Magick Grimoire Vocals (track 11)

Eyes of Noctum

As Snowy:

2009 Inceptum Drums


2005 Grime vs. Grandeur Drums (track 3)


2007 Memories in Black Vocals (backing) (track 2)


2006 One Cold Winter's Night (Live album) Vocals [as Mephisto] (track 14)


2012 In the Face of Death Drums (tracks 1, 2)

Opera Diabolicus

2012 1614 Drums, Vocals
2021 Death on a Pale Horse Vocals (lead) (Track 6), Drums, Vocals


2017 Yours Sincerely, Sister Josephine (EP) Speech (track 6)


2013 Swedish Empire Live (Live album) Drums (track 16)
2013 Swedish Empire Live (Video) Drums (track 16)
2014 Heroes Vocals (backing) (track 15)


2011 Scheepers Drums

Sorrows Path

2014 Doom Philosophy Vocals (additional)


As Mr Snowy Shaw:

2012 Révisionnisme (Collaboration) Vocals (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 9, 11)

The Outsider

2018 Ancient Beast of the Apocalypse (EP) Vocals (track 1)

Theatres des Vampires

2011 Moonlight Waltz Vocals (track 1)


2006 Wand of Abaris (Single) Vocals (track 1)
2007 Gothic Kabbalah Vocals (CD1 tracks 2, 4; CD2 tracks 1, 2, 7), Vocals (choirs) (CD1 tracks 1, 3, 7, 8)
2008 Live Gothic (Live album) Vocals
2010 Sitra Ahra Vocals
2012 Les fleurs du mal Vocals (tracks 3, 8)
2014 Adulruna Rediviva and Beyond (Video) Vocals
2021 Leviathan Drums (tracks 4, 5, 7, 10, 11)

Thy Soulless Empire

2021 Godless Universe Vocals (track 5)

Dream Evil

2003 Evilized Editing, Photography
2003 Children of the Night (EP) Photography (as "Snowy")
2004 The Book of Heavy Metal Lyrics (tracks 1-9, 11-12) (as "Snowy")


2005 Grime vs. Grandeur Photography


2004 Upon the World Photography

Memento Mori

1993 Rhymes of Lunacy Producer, Art direction, Design
1994 Life, Death and Other Morbid Tales Producer, Artwork, Cover concept


2003 Sweet Vengeance Photography

Notre Dame

1998 Coming Soon to a Théatre Near You!!! (EP) Producer
1999 Vol. 1: Le théâtre du vampire Producer, Mixing, Artwork, Design, Lyrics
1999 Nightmare Before Christmas Artwork, Producer, Design, Mixing
2000 Thrillogy (Video) Producer
2002 Coming Soon to a Théatre Near You, the 2nd (EP) Producer, Mixing
2004 Demi Monde Bizarros Producer, Recording, Artwork, Design, Photography

Opera Diabolicus

2012 1614 Photography

Snowy Shaw

2014 The Liveshow: 25 Years of Madness in the Name of Metal (Live album) Editing (video, audio), Producer


2012 Révisionnisme (Collaboration) Engineering

The Crown

2003 Possessed 13 Photography
2004 Crowned Unholy Photography


2007 Gothic Kabbalah Photography, Songwriting (CD 1: track 6)
2010 Sitra Ahra Songwriting (tracks 3, 7)
2021 Leviathan Engineering (drums), Recording (drums)


2006 The Black Flame Photography (band)
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