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Also known as Blitzkrieg (1987-1988)

Country: Sweden
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 1987

1987-1993 Death metal
1994- Symphonic metal

Line-up

Current members:
1987-  Christofer Johnsson - guitar, keyboards, programming, vocals
2008-  Johan Koleberg - drums
2008-2010  Nalle Påhlsson - bass
› 2011-  -//-
2009-  Thomas Vikström - vocals
2010-  Christian Vidal - guitars
Former musicians:
1987-1992  Erik Gustafsson - bass
1987-1992  Oskar Forss - drums
1987-1993  Peter Hansson - guitars, keyboards, bass
1989  Matti Kärki - vocals
1993-1994  Magnus Barthelsson - guitar
1993-1997  Piotr Wawrzeniuk - vocals, drums
1994-1996  Lars Rosenberg - bass
1995  Tommy Eriksson - guitar, drums
› 1996-1998  -//-
1995-1996  Jonas Mellberg - guitars, keyboards
1998-2001  Sami Karppinen - drums
1999-2008  Johan Niemann - bass, mandolin (2004), guitar (2007)
1999-2008  Kristian Niemann - guitars, mandolin (2004), keyboards (2007)
2001-2004  Richard Evensand - drums
2004-2008  Petter Karlsson - drums, guitar, vocals, keyboards
Studio musicians:
1998-1999  Wolf Simon - drums
1998-2000  Jan Kazda - bass (1998), guitar (2000)
1998-2000  Eileen Küpper - backing vocals, vocals (2000)
2001  Suvi Virtanen - vocals
› 2004-2006  -//-
2006-  Snowy Shaw - vocals
2006-2007  Katarina Lilja - vocals
2009-2010  Waldemar Sorychta - guitars
2009-2010  Mattias Olsson - synths, backing vocals
› 2012  -//- synths, mellotron, percusion
2009-2010  Staffan Astner - accoustic guitars
2009-2010  Peter Ljung - grand piano, organ
2010-  Linnéa Vikström - vocals
2011-  Lori Lewis - vocals
Live musicians:
1996-1997  Kimberly Goss - keyboards, backing vocals
1998  Kim Blomkvist - bass
2001  Suvi Virtanen - vocals
› 2004-2006  -//-
2004-2006  Karin Fjellander - vocals
2004-2007  Mats Levén - vocals
2006  Johanna Mårlöv - vocals
2006-2007  Katarina Lilja - vocals
› 2010-2011  -//-
2006-2010  Snowy Shaw - vocals
› 2010-  -//-
2006-2011  Lori Lewis - vocals
› 2011-2014  -//-
2007-  Ferdy Doernberg - keyboards
2007-2009  Thomas Vikström - vocals
2008  Magnus Barthelsson - guitar
2010-2011  Waldemar Sorychta - bass
2011-  Linnéa Vikström - vocals
2011  Thess - vocals
2014-2015  Sandra Laureano - vocals
2015-  Chiara Malvestiti - vocals
2015  Isa García Navas - vocals
Guest musicians:
1992  Anna Granqvist - vocals
1994  Claudia Maria Mokri - vocals
1996  Dan Erland Swanö - vocals
1996  Anja Krenz - vocals
1996  Peter Tägtgren - guitars
1996  Tobias Sidegård - vocals
1996  Gottfried Koch - programming, keyboards, acoustic guitar
1996  Jan Peter Genkel - grand piano, keyboards, programming
1996  Axel Patz - vocals
1997-2002  Sarah Jezebel Deva - vocals
1998  Ralf Scheepers - vocals
1998-1999  Martina Astner - vocals
1998-1999  Lorentz Aspen - hammond organ
2000  Hansi Kürsch - vocals
2001  Carl Rahmqvist - vocals
2001  Marika Schonberg - vocals
2001  Erika Andersson - vocals
2004  Piotr Wawrzeniuk - vocals
2004  Ulrika Skarby - vocals
2004  Anne Marie Krawe - vocals
2004-2007  Mats Levén - vocals, guitars (2007)
2006  Hannah Holgersson - vocals
2007  Jonas Samuelsson-Nerbe - vocals
2007  Ken Hensley - hammond organ
2007  Karin Fjellander - vocals
2007  Rolf Pilotti - flute
2007  Stefan Glaumann - tamborine
2007  Joakim Svalberg - hammond organ
2007  Anna Nyhlin - vocals
2009-2010  Petter Karlsson - vocals
2009-2010  Marcus Jupither - vocals
2009-2010  Chris Laney - guitars
2009-2010  Mats Öberg - harmonica
2009-2010  Hans Gardemar - accordion
2010  Mika Hakola - vocals
2010  Lori Lewis - vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1991 | 7.1 Of Darkness
1992 | 7.3 Beyond Sanctorum
1993 | 7.7 Symphony Masses - Ho Drakon Ho Megas
1995 | 7.9 Lepaca Kliffoth
1996 | 8.8 Theli
1997 | 7.4 A'arab Zaraq Lucid Dreaming
1998 | 8.8 Vovin
1999 | 7.9 Crowning Of Atlantis
2000 | 8.3 Deggial
2001 | 8.7 Secret Of The Runes
2004 | 8.6 Sirius B
2004 | 8.7 Lemuria
2007 | 8.2 Gothic Kabbalah
2010 | 7.8 Sitra Ahra
2012 | 7.2 Les Fleurs Du Mal
2016 | 6.7 Les Épaves [EP]
 
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News
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07.12.2013 Therion - Update On Rock Opera
14.08.2013 Therion - Reveal New Video
 
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Concerts
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