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Also known as Melancholium ('87-'91)

Country: Sweden
Label: Peaceville Records

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Formed in: 1991

1991-1994 Blackened doom metal
1995-1998 Death doom metal
1998- Alternative rock
1998- Gothic doom metal

Line-up

Current members:
1991-1993  Anders Nyström - bass, guitars, keyboards, vocals
› 1993-  -//- guitars, keyboards, vocals
1991-1998  Jonas Renkse - drums, vocals
› 1998-  -//- vocals
2009-  Niklas Sandin - bass
2015-  Daniel "Mojjo" Moilanen - drums
2016-  Roger Öjersson - guitars
Former musicians:
1993-1995  Guillaume Le Huche - bass
1995-1998  Mikael "Micke" Oretoft - bass
1996-2009  Fredrik Norrman - guitars
1999-2009  Mattias Norrman - bass
1999-2014  Daniel Liljekvist - drums
2010-2014  Per Eriksson - guitars
Studio musicians:
1992  Dan Erland Swanö - drums
› 1993  -//- keyboards
› 1999  -//- drums
1996-1997  Mikael Åkerfeldt - vocals
› 1998  -//- backing vocals
2006  Jens Bogren - keyboards, programming
2009-2014  Frank Default - keyboards, percussion, programming
2012-2013  JP Asplund - percussion
› 2016  -//-
Live musicians:
2014  Bruce Soord - guitars, vocals
2014  JP Asplund - percussion
2014-2015  Daniel "Mojjo" Moilanen - drums
2014-2016  Tomas Åkvik - guitars
Guest musicians:
2006  Peter Damin - percussion, additional drums
2006  Andreas Åkerberg - backing vocals
2009  Krister Linder - vocals
2012  Silje Wergeland - vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1993 | 8.1 Jhva Elohim Meth... The Revival [EP]
1993 | 8.4 Dance Of December Souls
1995 | 8 For Funerals To Come [EP]
1996 | 8.9 Brave Murder Day
1996 | 8 Scarlet Heavens / To Enter Pagan MCMXCVI [Split] [EP]
1996 Hades / Katatonia [Split] [EP]
1997 | 8.3 Sounds Of Decay [EP]
1998 | 8.2 Saw You Drown [EP]
1998 | 8.4 Discouraged Ones
1999 | 8.2 Tonight's Decision
2001 | 8.4 Teargas [EP]
2001 | 8.6 Last Fair Deal Gone Down
2001 | 8.4 Tonight's Music [EP]
2003 | 8.6 Viva Emptiness
2006 | 8.7 The Great Cold Distance
2009 | 8.4 Night Is The New Day
2010 | 8.1 The Longest Year [EP]
2012 | 8.2 Dead End Kings
2013 | 7.5 Dethroned & Uncrowned
2013 | 8.7 Viva Emptiness: Anti-Utopian MMXIII Edition
2014 | 8.3 Kocytean [EP]
2016 | 8.4 The Fall Of Hearts
 
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Photo galleries

02.11.2013 Damnation Festival 2013 by Talie Eigeland
06.11.2012 Katatonia - Rock Café, Tallinn, Estonia, 06.11.2012 by Ivor
14.09.2012 Epic Kings & Idols Tour - Denver, CO by D.T. Metal
08.07.2012 Night Of The Prog 2012 - Loreley, Germany, 08.07.2012 by Ivor
12.06.2011 Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2011 in Leipzig, Germany: Days 4 & 5 by Ven
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
11.05.2016 Katatonia - Release Lyric Video
01.05.2016 Katatonia - New Track Unveiled
30.03.2016 Katatonia - Premiere New Song And Lyric Video
26.03.2016 Katatonia - To Play Entire 'The Great Cold Distance' In Bulgaria
14.03.2016 Katatonia - Upcoming Album Tracklist And Trailer Revealed
07.03.2016 Katatonia - Reveal New Album Title, Cover And More
 
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Interviews
08.05.2005 with Jonas Renkse
Articles
31.10.2012 Getting Into: Katatonia
01.10.2012 Paradise Lost, Katatonia, Devin Townsend - Denver, CO - 14th Sept. 2012

Concerts
19.06.2016 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest Open Air 2016 (7)
03.07.2016 FIN, Helsinki - Tuska Open Air 2016 (2)
05.08.2016 POR, Lisbon - VOA Fest 2016 (10)
18.08.2016 GER, Dinkelsbühl - Summer Breeze Open Air 2016 (6)
31.08.2016 CHI, Santiago
02.09.2016 ARG, Buenos Aires
04.09.2016 BRA, São Paulo - Overload Music Fest 2016
22.09.2016 BUL, Plovdiv (2)
25.09.2016 SWE, Malmö
01.10.2016 NED, Tilburg - Epic Metal Fest 2016 - Tilburg (1)
04.10.2016 POL, Gdansk
05.10.2016 POL, Warsaw
06.10.2016 POL, Krakow
07.10.2016 AUT, Vienna
08.10.2016 SUI, Zurich
09.10.2016 SUI, Pratteln
10.10.2016 ITA, Milan
12.10.2016 ESP, Barcelona
13.10.2016 ESP, Sevilla
15.10.2016 ESP, Madrid (2)
17.10.2016 FRA, Marseille
18.10.2016 FRA, Paris (2)
19.10.2016 FRA, Strasbourg
21.10.2016 GBR, London (3)
23.10.2016 BEL, Antwerp
24.10.2016 LUX, Luxembourg
26.10.2016 DEN, Copenhagen
28.10.2016 SWE, Gothenburg
29.10.2016 SWE, Stockholm (1)

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