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Orphaned Land

Country of origin:
Israel
Location:
Bat Yam, Tel Aviv / Petah Tikva, Central
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Doom/Death/Middle Eastern Folk Metal (early), Middle Eastern Folk/Progressive Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Abrahamic religions, Unity, Peace
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1991-1992 (as Resurrection), 1992-1997, 2001-present
The band got its name from a song called רוחות מלחמה (Hebrew for "Winds of War") by the Israeli singer Yehuda Poliker.

In 1997 Orphaned Land fell into hibernation when the band members had to deal with the harsh reality in their homeland of Israel. After all these years of silence the band members felt that the way to come back was starting with three shows under the motto 'The Calm Before the ...
Current
Uri Zelcha Bass (electric, acoustic, fretless) (1992-present)
Kobi Farhi Vocals (lead, backing, choirs, chants, narration) (1992-present)
Matan Shmuely Drums, Percussion (2011-present)
See also: ex-Armilos, ex-Azazel, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Aborted (live), ex-Distorted (live), ex-Moonskin
Chen Balbus Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bouzouki, Piano, Xylophone, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales from the Morgue
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2014-present)
See also: ex-Armilos
Past
Sami Bachar Drums, Percussion (1992-2000)
See also: Morgue
Matti Svatizky Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic) (1992-2012)
Yossi Sassi Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic), Oud, Saz, Chumbush, Bouzouki, Piano, Vocals (backing) (1992-2014)
See also: Yossi Sassi Band
Itzik Levy Keyboards, Piano, Samples (1992-2000)
See also: Tears (Isr)
Eran Asias Drums, Percussion (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Betrayer, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Superior, ex-Frostgrave, ex-Eternal Gray, ex-Mahavatar, ex-Tangorodrim
Eden Rabin Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-2005)
See also: Key of the Moment, ex-Enochian Key, ex-Grimoire, ex-Mercenary, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Sad Entheus, ex-Servant's Glory
Avi Diamond Drums (2004-2007)
Current (Live)
Sharon Mansur Keyboards (2019-present)
Past (Live)
Miri Milman Vocals (female) (2004)
See also: Miri Milman, ex-Distorted, ex-System Divide
Shlomit Levi Vocals (female) (2004-2012)
See also: Shlomit & RebbeSoul, Shlomit Levi
Tal Behar Guitars (2005)
See also: Vipress, ex-Prey for Nothing, ex-Betrayer
Matan Shmuely Drums (2007-2011)
See also: ex-Armilos, ex-Azazel, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Aborted (live), ex-Distorted (live), ex-Moonskin
Chen Balbus Guitars, Bouzouki (2008-2012)
See also: Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales from the Morgue
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2013-2014)
See also: ex-Armilos
Uri Zelcha Bass (electric, acoustic, fretless) (1992-present)
Kobi Farhi Vocals (lead, backing, choirs, chants, narration) (1992-present)
Matan Shmuely Drums, Percussion (2011-present)
See also: ex-Armilos, ex-Azazel, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Aborted (live), ex-Distorted (live), ex-Moonskin
Chen Balbus Guitars (lead, rhythm), Bouzouki, Piano, Xylophone, Vocals (backing) (2012-present)
See also: Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales from the Morgue
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2014-present)
See also: ex-Armilos
Sami Bachar Drums, Percussion (1992-2000)
See also: Morgue
Matti Svatizky Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic) (1992-2012)
Yossi Sassi Guitars (lead, rhythm, acoustic), Oud, Saz, Chumbush, Bouzouki, Piano, Vocals (backing) (1992-2014)
See also: Yossi Sassi Band
Itzik Levy Keyboards, Piano, Samples (1992-2000)
See also: Tears (Isr)
Eran Asias Drums, Percussion (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Betrayer, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Superior, ex-Frostgrave, ex-Eternal Gray, ex-Mahavatar, ex-Tangorodrim
Eden Rabin Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (2001-2005)
See also: Key of the Moment, ex-Enochian Key, ex-Grimoire, ex-Mercenary, ex-Mid Autumn Nights, ex-Sad Entheus, ex-Servant's Glory
Avi Diamond Drums (2004-2007)
Current
Sharon Mansur Keyboards (2019-present)
Past
Miri Milman Vocals (female) (2004)
See also: Miri Milman, ex-Distorted, ex-System Divide
Shlomit Levi Vocals (female) (2004-2012)
See also: Shlomit & RebbeSoul, Shlomit Levi
Tal Behar Guitars (2005)
See also: Vipress, ex-Prey for Nothing, ex-Betrayer
Matan Shmuely Drums (2007-2011)
See also: ex-Armilos, ex-Azazel, ex-Edgend, ex-Grave in the Sky, ex-Matricide, ex-Stella Maris, ex-Subterranean Masquerade, ex-Aborted (live), ex-Distorted (live), ex-Moonskin
Chen Balbus Guitars, Bouzouki (2008-2012)
See also: Chen Balbus Project, ex-From Nihil, ex-Tales from the Morgue
Idan Amsalem Guitars, Bouzouki (2013-2014)
See also: ex-Armilos
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