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Enslaved

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Haugesund (early), Bergen (later)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Progressive Black/Viking Metal
Lyrical themes:
Norse mythology, Vikings, Nature, Spirituality
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1991-present
Formed out of the ashes of Phobia. At the time, Ivar Bjørnson and Grutle Kjellson were respectively 13 and 17 years old. Their first concert was in Haugesund on November 30th, 1991.

The name of the band was inspired by Demonaz Doom Occulta of Immortal after the Immortal demo track "Enslaved in Rot".

After three consecutive albums with a stable line-up, Enslaved found themselves back to the ...
Current
Ivar Bjørnson Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1991-present)
See also: Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik, ex-Desekrator, ex-Inoculate Injure, ex-Phobia, ex-Trinacria, BardSpec, Dream of an Opium Eater, ex-Borknagar, ex-Mysticum, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Taake (live), ex-Bloodflowers, ex-Obnoxious, ex-Vulcana
Grutle Kjellson Vocals, Bass (1991-present)
See also: ex-Desekrator, ex-Phobia, ex-Trinacria, ex-Insanity, ex-Tangerine Funk
Arve Isdal Guitars (lead) (2002-present)
See also: Demonaz, Malignant Eternal, ex-I, ex-Trinacria, Audrey Horne, ex-Paul Di'Anno (live), ex-Bourbon Flame, ex-Temple of the Black Moon
Håkon Vinje Keyboards, Vocals (clean) (2017-present)
See also: Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik (live), Seven Impale
Iver Sandøy Drums (2018-present)
See also: Ilti Milta, Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik (live), ex-Trinacria, ex-Manngard, Emmerhoff & The Melancholy Babies, oppnedbass, PV Staff / PV & The HeHeHeeeY's!, Turbostipend, ex-Ballgorp, ex-Jazkamer, ex-War Pigs (Black Sabbath tribute)
Past
Trym Torson Drums (1991-1995)
See also: Emperor, ex-Ceremony, ex-Zyklon, ex-Paganize, God of Atheists, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Imperium, ex-Notodden All Stars
Harald Helgeson Drums (1995-1997)
See also: Evig Natt, ex-Thundra, ex-Zeno Morf
Dirge Rep Drums (1997-2003)
See also: Orcustus, The Konsortium, Gehenna (live), Secht, ex-Djevel, ex-NettleCarrier, ex-Tortorum, ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nattefrost (live), ex-Neetzach, ex-122 Stab Wounds, ex-World Destroyer, ex-Desspo Hallelujah
Roy Kronheim Guitars (1997-2002)
See also: Obscure, ex-Desekrator, ex-Slavia
Freddy Bolsø Drums (2003)
See also: Blood Red Throne, ex-Scariot
Cato Bekkevold Drums, Percussion (2003-2018)
See also: ex-Demonic, ex-Sirius, ex-Red Harvest, ex-Dunkel:heit, ex-Arctic Thunder, ex-Ashes to Ashes, ex-Re:aktor
Herbrand Larsen Keyboards, Vocals (clean), Guitars (2004-2016)
See also: ex-Audrey Horne, ex-Clububba
Past (Live)
Øyvind Madsen Keyboards (2003)
See also: Sulphur, Vulture Industries, Black Hole Generator (live), ex-Deathcon, ex-Malice in Wonderland (live)
Ivar Bjørnson Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1991-present)
See also: Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik, ex-Desekrator, ex-Inoculate Injure, ex-Phobia, ex-Trinacria, BardSpec, Dream of an Opium Eater, ex-Borknagar, ex-Mysticum, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Taake (live), ex-Bloodflowers, ex-Obnoxious, ex-Vulcana
Grutle Kjellson Vocals, Bass (1991-present)
See also: ex-Desekrator, ex-Phobia, ex-Trinacria, ex-Insanity, ex-Tangerine Funk
Arve Isdal Guitars (lead) (2002-present)
See also: Demonaz, Malignant Eternal, ex-I, ex-Trinacria, Audrey Horne, ex-Paul Di'Anno (live), ex-Bourbon Flame, ex-Temple of the Black Moon
Håkon Vinje Keyboards, Vocals (clean) (2017-present)
See also: Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik (live), Seven Impale
Iver Sandøy Drums (2018-present)
See also: Ilti Milta, Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik (live), ex-Trinacria, ex-Manngard, Emmerhoff & The Melancholy Babies, oppnedbass, PV Staff / PV & The HeHeHeeeY's!, Turbostipend, ex-Ballgorp, ex-Jazkamer, ex-War Pigs (Black Sabbath tribute)
Trym Torson Drums (1991-1995)
See also: Emperor, ex-Ceremony, ex-Zyklon, ex-Paganize, God of Atheists, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Imperium, ex-Notodden All Stars
Harald Helgeson Drums (1995-1997)
See also: Evig Natt, ex-Thundra, ex-Zeno Morf
Dirge Rep Drums (1997-2003)
See also: Orcustus, The Konsortium, Gehenna (live), Secht, ex-Djevel, ex-NettleCarrier, ex-Tortorum, ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Nattefrost (live), ex-Neetzach, ex-122 Stab Wounds, ex-World Destroyer, ex-Desspo Hallelujah
Roy Kronheim Guitars (1997-2002)
See also: Obscure, ex-Desekrator, ex-Slavia
Freddy Bolsø Drums (2003)
See also: Blood Red Throne, ex-Scariot
Cato Bekkevold Drums, Percussion (2003-2018)
See also: ex-Demonic, ex-Sirius, ex-Red Harvest, ex-Dunkel:heit, ex-Arctic Thunder, ex-Ashes to Ashes, ex-Re:aktor
Herbrand Larsen Keyboards, Vocals (clean), Guitars (2004-2016)
See also: ex-Audrey Horne, ex-Clububba
Past
Øyvind Madsen Keyboards (2003)
See also: Sulphur, Vulture Industries, Black Hole Generator (live), ex-Deathcon, ex-Malice in Wonderland (live)
Added by: SpookyApparition Modified by: Mosurg
Added on: 2002-07-17 13:40:29 Last modified on: 2018-12-08 18:58:54