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Country: Sweden
Label: Napalm Records

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Formed in: 1984

1984- Epic doom metal

Line-up

Current members:
1984-  Leif Edling - bass
1985-1992  Mats "Mappe" Björkman - guitars
› 2001-  -//-
1986-1992  Jan "Janne" Lindh - drums
› 2001-  -//-
1986-1992  Lars "Lasse" Johansson - lead guitar
› 2001-  -//-
2013-  Mats Levén - vocals
Former musicians:
1984-1985  Johnny Reinholm - drums, guitars
1985-1986  Mats Ekström - drums
1985-1986  Christian Weberyd - guitars
1986  Klas Bergwall - guitars
1986  Johan Längqvist - vocals
1986-1991  Messiah Marcolin - vocals
› 2001-2006  -//-
1987  Mikael "Mike Wead" Vikström - guitar
1991-1992  Thomas Vikström - vocals
1997-1998  Patrik Instedt - guitars
1998-1999  Carl Westholm - keybords
1998-1999  Jejo Perkovic - drums
1998-1999  Michael Amott - guitars
1998-1999  Björn Flodkvist - vocals
1999  Mats Ståhl - guitars
2007-2012  Robert Lowe - vocals
Studio musicians:
2005-2012  Carl Westholm - keyboards
Live musicians:
2012-  Per Wiberg - keyboards
2012  Marcus Jidell - guitars
2012-2013  Mats Levén - vocals
Guest musicians:
1998  Håkan "Ian" Haugland - drums
2007  Lars Mikael Åkerfeldt - vocals
2012  Mark Robertson - voice
2012  Mats Levén - backing vocals
2012  Per Wiberg - hammond organ

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1986 | 8.8 Epicus Doomicus Metallicus
1987 | 8.7 Nightfall
1988 | 8.4 Ancient Dreams
1988 | 7.8 At The Gallows End [EP]
1989 | 8.3 Tales Of Creation
1992 | 7.1 Chapter VI
1993 | 5 Sjunger Sigge Fürst [EP]
1998 | 6.5 Dactylis Glomerata
1998 Wiz [EP]
1999 | 6.4 From The 13th Sun
2005 | 8.1 Candlemass
2007 | 8.2 King Of The Grey Islands
2008 | 7.7 Lucifer Rising [EP]
2009 | 8.3 Death Magic Doom
2012 | 7.7 Psalms For The Dead
2013 | 8 Candlemass Vs Entombed [Split] [EP]
 
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Photo galleries

19.06.2010 Hellfest Open Air 2010 - Clisson, France, 19.06.2010 by Ivor
19.06.2010 Hellfest Open Air 2010 - Clisson, France, 19-20 June 2010 by Promonex
14.08.2009 Bloodstock Open Air - Catton Hall, England, 14th-16th August 2009 by Baz Anderson
20.06.2008 Hellfest Open Air - Clisson, France, 20th-22nd June 2008 by Jeff




News / Concerts / Interviews

News
25.10.2013 Candlemass - Performing Entire 'Ancient Dreams' Album In Sweden
13.09.2013 Avatarium - Leif Edling's New Band Details Debut
31.07.2013 Avatarium - Leif Edling's New Band Signs To Nuclear Blast
23.05.2013 Candlemass - To Release Vinyl Only Live LP
11.05.2013 Candlemass - Leif Edling Starts New Project
28.12.2012 Candlemass - Voted Best Band In Sweden Ever
 
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Concerts
12.03.2015 GBR, Pwllheli - Hammerfest VII

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Forum topics

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148d ago Candlemass - From The 13th Sun in Albums   (1)
149d ago Candlemass - Dactylis Glomerata in Albums   (2)
151d ago Candlemass - Sjunger Sigge Fürst in Albums   (22)
151d ago Candlemass - Chapter VI in Albums   (14)
159d ago Candlemass - Epicus Doomicus Metallicus in Albums   (24)
239d ago Candlemass - Epicus Doomicus Metallicus - Live At Roadburn 2011 in Albums   (13)
243d ago Candlemass - Psalms For The Dead in Reviews   (6)
255d ago Favorite Song From Epicus Doomicus Metallicus in Metal arena   (33)
297d ago Candlemass - Ancient Dreams in Albums   (7)
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