Popularity index: 75
847 fans
Country: The Netherlands
Label: Inside Out Music

Links: Official website
Myspace

Formed in: 1995
Hiatus: 2008-2012
Hiatus: 2014-

1995- Progressive metal

Line-up

Current members:
1995-  Arjen Anthony Lucassen - all instruments, vocals
Studio musicians:
1996  Floortje Schilt - violin
1998-  Edward R. "Ed" Warby - drums
1998  Ernö Olah - violins
1998  Taco Kooistra - cellos
1998  Jack Pisters - sitar
2000  Peter Siedlach - strings
2004  Marieke van der Heyden - cellos
2004  John McManus - flute, whistle
2004  Jeroen Goossens - flute, panpipes, didgeridoo, bassoon
2004  Dewi Kersten - cello
2004  Robert Baba - violins
2007  Ben Mathot - violin
› 2013  -//-
2013  Maaike Peterse - cello
2013  Siddharta Barnhoorn - orchestrations
Guest musicians:
1995  Lenny Wolf - vocals
1995  Jan-Chris de Koeijer - vocals
1995  Cleem Determeijer - hammond, synthesizers, mellotron, vocoder, keyboards
› 1996  -//- synthesizers
› 2005  -//- keyboards
1995  Debby Schreuder - vocals, backing vocals
1995  Barry Hay - vocals, alto flute
1995  Jan van Feggelen - vocals
› 1998  -//-
1995  Leon Goewie - vocals
1995  Ruud Houweling - vocals, backing vocals
1995  Lucie Hillen - vocals, backing vocals
1995  Ernst van Ee - drums
1995  Jolanda Verduijn - bass, backing vocals
› 2000  -//- bass
1995  Rene Merkelbach - backing vocals
› 1996  -//- hammond, synthesizers
› 1998  -//- synthesizers, harpsichord
› 2000  -//- synthesizers
1995  Jan Bijlsma - bass
1995  Ian Parry - vocals
› 2000  -//-
1995  Peter Vink - bass
› 2005  -//-
1995  Mirjan van Doorn - vocals, backing vocals
1995-1996  Robert Soeterboek - vocals
› 2000  -//- vocals, backing vocals
1995-1996  Edward Reekers - vocals
› 1998  -//-
› 2000  -//-
1996  Okkie Huysdens - vocals
› 2000  -//- backing vocals
1998  Robby Valentine - piano
1998  Thijs van Leer - flute
1998  Sharon den Adel - vocals
1998  Damian Wilson - vocals
› 2000  -//- vocals, backing vocals
1998  Edwin Balogh - vocals
1998  Anneke Van Giersbergen - vocals
› 2007  -//-
1998  Peter Daltrey - vocals
1998  Robert Westerholt - vocals
1998  Roland Bakker - hammond
1998  Ton Scherpenzeel - synthesizers
1998  Derek William "Fish" Dick - vocals
1998  George Oosthoek - vocals
1998  Clive Nolan - synthesizers
› 2000  -//-
2000  Gary Hughes - vocals
2000  Stephen van Haestregt - drums
2000  Jacqueline Govaert - vocals
2000  Rob Snijders - drums
2000  Floor Jansen - vocals
› 2007  -//-
2000  Neal Morse - vocals
2000  Johan "Hellslaughter" Edlund - vocals
2000  Mark McCrite - backing vocals
2000  Russell Allen - vocals
2000  Michael James Romeo - guitars
› 2007  -//-
2000  Oscar Holleman - guitars
2000  Ralf Scheepers - vocals
2000  Andi Deris - vocals
2000  Bruce Dickinson - vocals, backing vocals
2000  Timo Kotipelto - vocals
2000  Keiko Kumagai - synthesizers, hammond
2000  Mouse - vocals
2000  Lana Lane - vocals, backing vocals
2000  Edward R. "Ed" Warby - drums
› 2004  -//-
› 2005  -//-
› 2007  -//-
2000  Erik Norlander - synths, piano, vocoder, hammond, keyboards
2000  Fabio Lione - vocals, backing vocals
2000  Gary Wehrkamp - guitars, synthesizers
2000  Astrid van der Veen - vocals
2004  Joost van den Broek - synthesizers, spinet
› 2005  -//- keyboards
› 2007-2008  -//- keyboards, piano
2004  Martin Orford - synthesizers
2004  Oliver Wakeman - synthesizers
2004  Heather Findlay - vocals
› 2005  -//- vocals, bodhran
2004  Magnus Ekwall - vocals
2004  Devin Garret Townsend - vocals
2004  Kevin James LaBrie - vocals
› 2005  -//-
2004  Mikael Åkerfeldt - vocals
2004  Marcela Bovio - vocals
2004  Ken Hensley - hammond
2004  Mike Baker - vocals
2004  Eric Clayton - vocals
2004  Ewa Albering - flute
2004  Irene Jansen - vocals
2004  Buddy Lackey - vocals
2007  Phideaux Xavier - vocals
2007  Daniel Gildenlöw - vocals
2007  Jørn Lande - vocals
2007  Derek Sherinian - keyboards
2007  Tomas Bodin - keyboards
2007  Lori Linstruth - guitars
2007  Ty Tabor - vocals
2007  Simone Johanna Maria Simons - vocals
2007  Steve Lee - vocals
2007  Bob Catley - vocals
2007  Jonas Renkse - vocals
2007  Hansi Kürsch - vocals
2007  Tom S. Englund - vocals
2007-2008  Marjan Welman - vocals
2008  Liselotte Hegt - vocals
2008  Magali Luyten - vocals
2008  Wudstik - vocals
2008  Jasper Steverlinck - vocals
2008  Tobias Sammet - vocals
2013  Troy Donockley - uillean pipes, whistles
2013  Tommy Karevik - vocals
2013  Sara Squadrani - vocals
2013  John Wetton - vocals
2013  Steve Hackett - guitars
2013  Michael Mills - vocals, irish bouzouki
2013  Jordan Charles Rudess - keyboards
2013  Rick Wakeman - keyboards
2013  Cristina Scabbia - vocals
2013  Keith Emerson - keyboards
2013  Janne "JB" Christoffersson - vocals
2013  Marco Hietala - vocals

CD & EP / Other releases / Videos


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
10.09.2014 Arjen Lucassen - Reveals Name Of Project With Anneke Van Giersbergen
27.08.2014 Arjen Lucassen - Updates On Album With Anneke Van Giersbergen
19.05.2014 The Human Equation Theater Experience - Coming In 2015, Pre-Registration Starts Today
22.04.2014 Arjen Lucassen - Unveils New Project
16.10.2013 Ayreon - Release Extract From Upcoming Album
08.10.2013 Ayreon - Unveil New Album Preview
 
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Interviews
11.07.2004 with Arjen Anthony Lucassen - the man behind the name Ayreon
10.07.2004 with Arjen Anthony Lucassen [SBS]

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