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Hypocrisy

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Ludvika
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Death Metal (early), Melodic Death Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Satanism (early), Aliens, New World Order, Science fiction (later)
Current label:
Nuclear Blast
Years active:
1988-1991 (as Seditious), 1991-1997, 1998-present
Although Hypocrisy didn't officially form until October 1991, it began as a solo project of Peter Tägtgren under the name Seditious.

During the late '80s/early '90s, Peter lived in the US and became heavily influenced by the American death metal scene. He then moved back to Sweden and with a new perspective on death metal.

Hypocrisy's first logo, which was Masse Broberg's idea, was made by ...
Current
Peter Tägtgren Guitars, Keyboards (1991-present), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: Pain, ex-The Abyss, Lindemann, ex-Bloodbath, ex-Lock Up, ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Marduk (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-War, ex-Conquest, ex-Roadhouse Diet, ex-E-Type (live)
Mikael Hedlund Bass (1992-present)
See also: ex-The Abyss, ex-Repugnance, ex-War
Horgh Drums (2004-present)
See also: Immortal, ex-Heavy Duty, ex-Grimfist, ex-Pain (live), ex-Lost at Last
Past
Lars Szöke Drums (1992-2004)
See also: ex-Epitaph, ex-The Abyss, ex-War
Jonas Österberg Guitars (1992)
See also: ex-Epitaph
Masse Broberg Vocals (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Dominion Caligula, ex-God Among Insects, ex-Obscurity, ex-Dark Funeral, ex-Demonoid, ex-Witchery, ex-Votary
Andreas Holma Guitars (2004-2006)
See also: Scar Symmetry, Road to Jerusalem, ex-Soilwork (live)
Current (Live)
Tomas Elofsson Guitars (2010-present)
See also: Sanctification, ex-Divine Desecration, ex-God Among Insects, ex-Proserphine, ex-Those Who Bring the Torture, ex-In Battle
André Skaug Bass (2013-present)
See also: ex-Pain (live), ex-Scarpoint (live), ex-Clawfinger
Past (Live)
Mathias Kamijo Guitars (1996-2004)
See also: Algaion, ex-Abemal, ex-Morifade, ex-Nephenzy Chaos Order, ex-Prime Creation, ex-Pain (live), ex-The Abyss, ex-Vergelmer, ex-Weltmacht
Klas Ideberg Guitars (2006)
See also: Darkane, Terror 2000, The Defaced, ex-Hyste'riah G.B.C., ex-Hyste'riah, ex-Braindamage, ex-Rehab
Alexi Laiho Guitars (2009, 2010)
See also: Children of Bodom, ex-Kylähullut, ex-Sinergy, ex-Tuska20, ex-Inearthed, The Local Band, ex-Impaled Nazarene, ex-Thy Serpent
Peter Tägtgren Guitars, Keyboards (1991-present), Vocals (1993-present)
See also: Pain, ex-The Abyss, Lindemann, ex-Bloodbath, ex-Lock Up, ex-Malevolent Creation (live), ex-Marduk (live), ex-Sabaton (live), ex-War, ex-Conquest, ex-Roadhouse Diet, ex-E-Type (live)
Mikael Hedlund Bass (1992-present)
See also: ex-The Abyss, ex-Repugnance, ex-War
Horgh Drums (2004-present)
See also: Immortal, ex-Heavy Duty, ex-Grimfist, ex-Pain (live), ex-Lost at Last
Lars Szöke Drums (1992-2004)
See also: ex-Epitaph, ex-The Abyss, ex-War
Jonas Österberg Guitars (1992)
See also: ex-Epitaph
Masse Broberg Vocals (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Dominion Caligula, ex-God Among Insects, ex-Obscurity, ex-Dark Funeral, ex-Demonoid, ex-Witchery, ex-Votary
Andreas Holma Guitars (2004-2006)
See also: Scar Symmetry, Road to Jerusalem, ex-Soilwork (live)
Current
Tomas Elofsson Guitars (2010-present)
See also: Sanctification, ex-Divine Desecration, ex-God Among Insects, ex-Proserphine, ex-Those Who Bring the Torture, ex-In Battle
André Skaug Bass (2013-present)
See also: ex-Pain (live), ex-Scarpoint (live), ex-Clawfinger
Past
Mathias Kamijo Guitars (1996-2004)
See also: Algaion, ex-Abemal, ex-Morifade, ex-Nephenzy Chaos Order, ex-Prime Creation, ex-Pain (live), ex-The Abyss, ex-Vergelmer, ex-Weltmacht
Klas Ideberg Guitars (2006)
See also: Darkane, Terror 2000, The Defaced, ex-Hyste'riah G.B.C., ex-Hyste'riah, ex-Braindamage, ex-Rehab
Alexi Laiho Guitars (2009, 2010)
See also: Children of Bodom, ex-Kylähullut, ex-Sinergy, ex-Tuska20, ex-Inearthed, The Local Band, ex-Impaled Nazarene, ex-Thy Serpent
Added by: SpookyApparition Modified by: Wilytank
Added on: 2002-07-17 00:29:00 Last modified on: 2018-05-18 17:44:27