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Dark Tranquillity

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Gothenburg, Västra Götaland
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Melodic Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
Death, Memories, Despair, Chaos theory
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1989-1991 (as Septic Broiler), 1991-present
Dark Tranquillity, along with At the Gates and In Flames pioneered what is now known as melodic death metal, or Gothenburg sound (for all of them came from that city).

Rhythm guitarist Mikael Stanne switched to vocals after Anders Fridén's departure. When his replacement Fredrik Johansson left in 1998, bassist Martin Henriksson took up the guitar duties and Michael Nicklasson came in on bass. ...
Current
Anders Jivarp Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, The Tuboyz
Mikael Stanne Guitars (1991-1993), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: Grand Cadaver, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-In Flames (live)
Martin Brändström Keyboards, Programming, Electronics (1999-present)
See also: ex-Tiamat (live)
Anders Iwers Bass (2016-present)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Cemetary, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live)
Christopher Amott Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Black Earth, ex-Armageddon, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius, ex-Machine Head (live)
Johan Reinholdz Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Andromeda, Nonexist, Skyfire, Faithful Darkness (live), ex-Opus Atlantica, ex-Widow, Kontinuum (Swe), Murdered Beats, ex-Bullhead
Past
Martin Henriksson Bass (1991-1999, 2013-2015), Guitars (1999-2016)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Niklas Sundin Guitars (1991-2020)
See also: Mitochondrial Sun, ex-Laethora, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-Dead Man's Banquet
Anders Fridén Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: In Flames, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Dead Man's Banquet, ex-Passenger
Fredrik Johansson Guitars (1993-1999)
Michael Nicklasson Bass (1999-2008)
See also: ex-Luciferion, ex-Mortal Abuse, ex-Sarcazm, ex-Carnage, ex-Dominate, ex-Highlander, ex-Lavett
Daniel Antonsson Bass (2008-2013)
See also: Akani, Pathos, ex-The Resistance, ex-Dimension Zero, ex-Soilwork, ex-Elecxsir
Past (Live)
Robin Engström Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Fantasmagoria, ex-Lefay, ex-Morgana Lefay, ex-Autopsy, ex-Desecrator, ex-Holocaust, ex-Insanity, ex-M.I.D., ex-Nasty Crew, ex-O.G.3
Alexi Laiho Guitars (2002)
(R.I.P. 2020) See also: ex-Bodom After Midnight, ex-Children of Bodom, ex-Kylähullut, ex-Sinergy, ex-Tuska20, ex-Inearthed, ex-Impaled Nazarene, ex-Thy Serpent, ex-Hypocrisy (live), ex-The Local Band
Anders Iwers Bass (2015-2016)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Cemetary, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live)
Erik Jacobson Guitars (2015-2016)
See also: ex-Deals Death
Jens Florén Guitars (2016)
See also: Dun Ringill, LOMMI, ex-Pagandom
Sebastian Myrén Guitars (2016-2017)
See also: ex-Deals Death
Christopher Amott Guitars (2017-2020)
See also: Black Earth, ex-Armageddon, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius, ex-Machine Head (live)
Johan Reinholdz Guitars (2017-2020)
See also: Andromeda, Nonexist, Skyfire, Faithful Darkness (live), ex-Opus Atlantica, ex-Widow, Kontinuum (Swe), Murdered Beats, ex-Bullhead
Anders Jivarp Drums (1991-present)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler, The Tuboyz
Mikael Stanne Guitars (1991-1993), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: Grand Cadaver, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-In Flames (live)
Martin Brändström Keyboards, Programming, Electronics (1999-present)
See also: ex-Tiamat (live)
Anders Iwers Bass (2016-present)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Cemetary, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live)
Christopher Amott Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Black Earth, ex-Armageddon, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius, ex-Machine Head (live)
Johan Reinholdz Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Andromeda, Nonexist, Skyfire, Faithful Darkness (live), ex-Opus Atlantica, ex-Widow, Kontinuum (Swe), Murdered Beats, ex-Bullhead
Martin Henriksson Bass (1991-1999, 2013-2015), Guitars (1999-2016)
See also: ex-Septic Broiler
Niklas Sundin Guitars (1991-2020)
See also: Mitochondrial Sun, ex-Laethora, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-HammerFall, ex-Dead Man's Banquet
Anders Fridén Vocals (1991-1993)
See also: In Flames, ex-Septic Broiler, ex-Ceremonial Oath, ex-Dead Man's Banquet, ex-Passenger
Fredrik Johansson Guitars (1993-1999)
Michael Nicklasson Bass (1999-2008)
See also: ex-Luciferion, ex-Mortal Abuse, ex-Sarcazm, ex-Carnage, ex-Dominate, ex-Highlander, ex-Lavett
Daniel Antonsson Bass (2008-2013)
See also: Akani, Pathos, ex-The Resistance, ex-Dimension Zero, ex-Soilwork, ex-Elecxsir
Past
Robin Engström Drums (2001)
See also: ex-Fantasmagoria, ex-Lefay, ex-Morgana Lefay, ex-Autopsy, ex-Desecrator, ex-Holocaust, ex-Insanity, ex-M.I.D., ex-Nasty Crew, ex-O.G.3
Alexi Laiho Guitars (2002)
(R.I.P. 2020) See also: ex-Bodom After Midnight, ex-Children of Bodom, ex-Kylähullut, ex-Sinergy, ex-Tuska20, ex-Inearthed, ex-Impaled Nazarene, ex-Thy Serpent, ex-Hypocrisy (live), ex-The Local Band
Anders Iwers Bass (2015-2016)
See also: Ceremonial Oath, Tiamat, ex-Desecrator, ex-Cemetary, ex-In Flames, ex-Mercury Tide, ex-Avatarium (live), ex-Lacuna Coil (live)
Erik Jacobson Guitars (2015-2016)
See also: ex-Deals Death
Jens Florén Guitars (2016)
See also: Dun Ringill, LOMMI, ex-Pagandom
Sebastian Myrén Guitars (2016-2017)
See also: ex-Deals Death
Christopher Amott Guitars (2017-2020)
See also: Black Earth, ex-Armageddon, Christopher Amott, ex-Arch Enemy, ex-Ghost Ship Octavius, ex-Machine Head (live)
Johan Reinholdz Guitars (2017-2020)
See also: Andromeda, Nonexist, Skyfire, Faithful Darkness (live), ex-Opus Atlantica, ex-Widow, Kontinuum (Swe), Murdered Beats, ex-Bullhead
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Added on: 2002-07-08 22:44:43 Last modified on: 2021-04-21 18:47:20