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Mayhem

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Ski, Viken (early); Oslo (later)
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Satanism, Death, Gore (early); Misanthropy, War, Darkness, Philosophy
Current label:
Century Media Records
Years active:
1984-1993, 1994-present
Pictured from left to right: Hellhammer, Ghul, Attila Csihar, Teloch, and Necrobutcher.

The band was billed as Wolf's Lair Abyss for a few secret gigs during the Wolf's Lair Abyss tour.

Founded by Jørn Stubberud (Necrobutcher), and Kjetil (Manheim) under the name Musta (Finnish for "black"), which they changed to Mayhem after Øystein Aarseth (Euronymous) joined in. The band name is taken from ...
Current
Necrobutcher Bass (1984-1991, 1994-present)
See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-&co., ex-Fleshwounds, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta, ex-Septic
Hellhammer Drums (1988-1993, 1994-present)
See also: Arcturus, Mortem, Winds, Mezzerschmitt, ex-Age of Silence, ex-Covenant, Høstsol, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-Shining, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Emperor (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Descended
Attila Csihar Vocals (1993, 2004-present)
See also: Gravetemple, Sinsaenum, Tormentor, Nader Sadek (live), Sunn O))) (live), ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Void ov Voices, ex-Aborym, ex-Keep of Kalessin, ex-Korog, ex-Plasma Pool
Teloch Guitars (2011-present)
See also: Nidingr, Teeth and Thorns, The Konsortium, Umoral, ex-NunFuckRitual, bergeton, Condenado, ex-1349 (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Myrkur (live), ex-Shining (live), ex-Orcustus, ex-God Seed (live), ex-Legions
Ghul Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Shining (live), Tormentor (live), ex-Imperial Vengeance, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-The Electric Hellfire Club
Past
Manheim Drums (1984-1987)
See also: Order, Maranata, The Residents & Big Robot, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta
Euronymous Guitars (1984-1993), Vocals (1984-1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Horn, ex-L.E.G.O.
Per Nilsen Guitars (1984)
Nils Brekke Svensson Vocals (1984)
Ståle Redalen Vocals (1984)
Messiah Vocals (1985-1986)
See also: Order, ex-Death Fuck, Cockroach Clan, ex-Impostor, ex-Black Spite, ex-Within Range
Maniac Vocals (1986-1987, 1994-2004)
See also: Skitliv, Voluspå, ex-Bomberos, ex-Wurdulak, Maniac, Sehnsucht, ex-Eibon, ex-Fleshwounds, ex-Septic Cunts, ex-Status Fatal
Torben Grue Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-Vomit, Bony Maronie, Sister Rain, The Sniffercats, ex-Børre og Bløderne, ex-Crabtackle, ex-Horn, ex-Popcorn Explosion
Kittil Kittilsen Vocals (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-Vomit, ex-Børre og Bløderne, ex-Schweinhund
Dead Vocals (1988-1991)
(R.I.P. 1991) See also: ex-Morbid, ex-Ohlin Metal
Occultus Vocals, Bass (1991)
See also: Perdition Hearse, Thyabhorrent, ex-Perdition, ex-Soul Transition, ex-Abhorrent, Pussycunts, Stortinget, The Niceguys, ex-Con Anima, ex-Depressived Carrots, ex-Einar Grimm Group (E.G.G.) (aka Einar Grimm Band), ex-Haunted Chapel, ex-Hitman Charge, ex-Kardinal, ex-Life, ex-Nice Mutilators, ex-Shadow Dancers, ex-Sidic, ex-Sorg, ex-SSS (Spretten Sprit Student), ex-The Other Side
Count Grishnackh Bass (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Burzum, ex-Old Funeral, ex-Kalashnikov, ex-Satanel, ex-Uruk-Hai
Blackthorn Guitars (1992-1993)
See also: Thorns, ex-Stigma Diabolicum, Thorns Ltd., ex-Mann Skutt med Øks
Blasphemer Guitars (1994-2008)
See also: Earth Electric, Twilight of the Gods, Vltimas, Aura Noir, Mezzerschmitt, ex-Ava Inferi, ex-In Silence, ex-Testimony, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Gaahls Wyrd (live)
Vagus Nox Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: Goat Torment, Malhkebre, Sektarism, Thagirion, ex-Epic, ex-Warshades, ex-Abbath, ex-Detritum, ex-Vorkreist, ex-Arkhon Infaustus (live), ex-Ascension (live), ex-Loudblast (live), ex-Merrimack (live), ex-Osculum Infame (live), ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Shining (live), ex-Svart Crown (live), ex-Valkyrja (live), ex-Aosoth (live)
Past (Live)
Alexander Nordgaren Guitars (rhythm) (1997-1998)
See also: Fleurety, ex-I Left the Planet, ex-Transmogrification
Sanrabb Guitars (2004)
See also: Gehenna, ex-Mëkanïk, ex-Throne of Katarsis, ex-Blood Red Throne, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Neetzach, ex-122 Stab Wounds, ex-Forlorn, ex-Incarnator, ex-Cobolt 60, ex-Haggis, ex-Sworn (Nor)
Ihizahg Guitars (2004-2005)
See also: Images at Twilight, Maelström, Ragnarok, ex-Perished, ex-Bloodthorn, ex-Wurdulak
Morfeus Guitars (2008-2012)
See also: Dimension F3H, Psykdom, Viper Solfa, ex-Ancient, ex-Limbonic Art
Manheim Drums (2016)
See also: Order, Maranata, The Residents & Big Robot, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta
Maniac Vocals (2016)
See also: Skitliv, Voluspå, ex-Bomberos, ex-Wurdulak, Maniac, Sehnsucht, ex-Eibon, ex-Fleshwounds, ex-Septic Cunts, ex-Status Fatal
Messiah Vocals (2016)
See also: Order, ex-Death Fuck, Cockroach Clan, ex-Impostor, ex-Black Spite, ex-Within Range
Necrobutcher Bass (1984-1991, 1994-present)
See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-&co., ex-Fleshwounds, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta, ex-Septic
Hellhammer Drums (1988-1993, 1994-present)
See also: Arcturus, Mortem, Winds, Mezzerschmitt, ex-Age of Silence, ex-Covenant, Høstsol, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-Shining, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Emperor (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Descended
Attila Csihar Vocals (1993, 2004-present)
See also: Gravetemple, Sinsaenum, Tormentor, Nader Sadek (live), Sunn O))) (live), ex-Burial Chamber Trio, ex-Pentemple, Void ov Voices, ex-Aborym, ex-Keep of Kalessin, ex-Korog, ex-Plasma Pool
Teloch Guitars (2011-present)
See also: Nidingr, Teeth and Thorns, The Konsortium, Umoral, ex-NunFuckRitual, bergeton, Condenado, ex-1349 (live), ex-Gorgoroth (live), ex-Myrkur (live), ex-Shining (live), ex-Orcustus, ex-God Seed (live), ex-Legions
Ghul Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Shining (live), Tormentor (live), ex-Imperial Vengeance, ex-Cradle of Filth, ex-The Electric Hellfire Club
Manheim Drums (1984-1987)
See also: Order, Maranata, The Residents & Big Robot, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta
Euronymous Guitars (1984-1993), Vocals (1984-1986)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Checker Patrol, ex-Horn, ex-L.E.G.O.
Per Nilsen Guitars (1984)
Nils Brekke Svensson Vocals (1984)
Ståle Redalen Vocals (1984)
Messiah Vocals (1985-1986)
See also: Order, ex-Death Fuck, Cockroach Clan, ex-Impostor, ex-Black Spite, ex-Within Range
Maniac Vocals (1986-1987, 1994-2004)
See also: Skitliv, Voluspå, ex-Bomberos, ex-Wurdulak, Maniac, Sehnsucht, ex-Eibon, ex-Fleshwounds, ex-Septic Cunts, ex-Status Fatal
Torben Grue Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-Vomit, Bony Maronie, Sister Rain, The Sniffercats, ex-Børre og Bløderne, ex-Crabtackle, ex-Horn, ex-Popcorn Explosion
Kittil Kittilsen Vocals (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Kvikksølvguttene, ex-Vomit, ex-Børre og Bløderne, ex-Schweinhund
Dead Vocals (1988-1991)
(R.I.P. 1991) See also: ex-Morbid, ex-Ohlin Metal
Occultus Vocals, Bass (1991)
See also: Perdition Hearse, Thyabhorrent, ex-Perdition, ex-Soul Transition, ex-Abhorrent, Pussycunts, Stortinget, The Niceguys, ex-Con Anima, ex-Depressived Carrots, ex-Einar Grimm Group (E.G.G.) (aka Einar Grimm Band), ex-Haunted Chapel, ex-Hitman Charge, ex-Kardinal, ex-Life, ex-Nice Mutilators, ex-Shadow Dancers, ex-Sidic, ex-Sorg, ex-SSS (Spretten Sprit Student), ex-The Other Side
Count Grishnackh Bass (1992-1993)
See also: ex-Burzum, ex-Old Funeral, ex-Kalashnikov, ex-Satanel, ex-Uruk-Hai
Blackthorn Guitars (1992-1993)
See also: Thorns, ex-Stigma Diabolicum, Thorns Ltd., ex-Mann Skutt med Øks
Blasphemer Guitars (1994-2008)
See also: Earth Electric, Twilight of the Gods, Vltimas, Aura Noir, Mezzerschmitt, ex-Ava Inferi, ex-In Silence, ex-Testimony, ex-Nader Sadek, ex-Gaahls Wyrd (live)
Vagus Nox Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: Goat Torment, Malhkebre, Sektarism, Thagirion, ex-Epic, ex-Warshades, ex-Abbath, ex-Detritum, ex-Vorkreist, ex-Arkhon Infaustus (live), ex-Ascension (live), ex-Loudblast (live), ex-Merrimack (live), ex-Osculum Infame (live), ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Shining (live), ex-Svart Crown (live), ex-Valkyrja (live), ex-Aosoth (live)
Past
Alexander Nordgaren Guitars (rhythm) (1997-1998)
See also: Fleurety, ex-I Left the Planet, ex-Transmogrification
Sanrabb Guitars (2004)
See also: Gehenna, ex-Mëkanïk, ex-Throne of Katarsis, ex-Blood Red Throne, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Neetzach, ex-122 Stab Wounds, ex-Forlorn, ex-Incarnator, ex-Cobolt 60, ex-Haggis, ex-Sworn (Nor)
Ihizahg Guitars (2004-2005)
See also: Images at Twilight, Maelström, Ragnarok, ex-Perished, ex-Bloodthorn, ex-Wurdulak
Morfeus Guitars (2008-2012)
See also: Dimension F3H, Psykdom, Viper Solfa, ex-Ancient, ex-Limbonic Art
Manheim Drums (2016)
See also: Order, Maranata, The Residents & Big Robot, ex-L.E.G.O., ex-Musta
Maniac Vocals (2016)
See also: Skitliv, Voluspå, ex-Bomberos, ex-Wurdulak, Maniac, Sehnsucht, ex-Eibon, ex-Fleshwounds, ex-Septic Cunts, ex-Status Fatal
Messiah Vocals (2016)
See also: Order, ex-Death Fuck, Cockroach Clan, ex-Impostor, ex-Black Spite, ex-Within Range
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