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Country: The Netherlands
Labels: BMG
Nuclear Blast Entertainment

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Formed in: 1996

1996-1998 Gothic metal
1999-2003 Symphonic gothic metal
2004- Symphonic metal

Line-up

Current members:
1996-  Robert Westerholt - guitars
1996-  Sharon den Adel - vocals
1996-  Jeroen van Veen - bass
2001-  Rudolf "Ruud" Adrianus Jolie - guitars
2001-  Martinus "Martijn" Spierenburg - keyboards
2011-  Mike Coolen - drums
Former musicians:
1996  Richard Willemse - drums
1996  Dennis Leeflang - drums
1996-1998  Ivar de Graaf - drums
› 1999-2001  -//-
1996-2001  Michiel Papenhoeve - guitars
1996-2001  Martijn Westerholt - keyboards
1998-1999  Ciro Palma - drums
2001  Jelle Bakker - guitars
2002-2010  Stephen van Haestregt - drums
Studio musicians:
2000  Caspar de Jonge - choir
2000  Yvonne Booda - choir
2000  Hans Cassa - choir
2000  Melissa 't Hart - choir
2000  René Merkelbach - keyboards
2010-  Stefan Helleblad - guitars
2010-2011  Nicka Hellenberg - drums
2010-2011  Dawn Mastin - voice
Live musicians:
2008  Mike Coolen - drums
2011-  Stefan Helleblad - guitars
Guest musicians:
1997  George "Dr. Ranzzz" Oosthoek - vocals
› 2008  -//-
1997  Lex Vogelaar - guitars
1997  Guus Eikens - keyboards
2000  René Dissel - fretless bass
2000  Arjen Anthony Lucassen - guitars
2007  Keith Mina Caputo - vocals
2008  Anneke Van Giersbergen - vocals
2013-2014  Tarja Turunen - vocals
2014  Jonas Pap - cello
2014  Frank Van Essen - violin, viola
2014  Piotr Rogucki - vocals
2014  David Anthony "Dave" Pirner - vocals
2014  Xzibit - vocals
2014  Howard Jones - vocals
2014  Daniel Gibson - programming

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1997 | 7.8 Enter
1998 | 7.8 The Dance [EP]
2000 | 8.3 Mother Earth
2004 | 8.3 The Silent Force
2007 | 7.8 The Heart Of Everything
2007 | 8.2 The Howling [EP]
2011 | 7.7 The Unforgiving
2013 | 6.7 The Q-Music Sessions
2013 | 7.8 Paradise (What About Us?) [EP]
2014 | 7.1 Hydra
2014 | 5.5 Whole World Is Watching [EP]
2014 | 5.1 And We Run [EP]
 
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Photo galleries

28.09.2014 Within Temptation, Amaranthe - Gothic Theatre, Englewood, CO USA - 28 Sept 2014 by D.T. Metal
16.06.2012 Hellfest 2012 - Day 2: Saturday by Promonex
15.06.2012 Hellfest 2012 by Natalia_Die_Hexe
13.06.2008 Download Festival - Castle Donington, England, 13th-15th June 2008 by Baz Anderson
22.06.2007 Hellfest Summer Open Air 2007 by Ivan
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Within Temptation at the Gothic Theatre in Englewood, CO September 2014 Within Temptation Within Temptation at the Gothic Theatre in Englewood, CO September 2014


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
08.11.2014 Within Temptation - Release Clip From Upcoming DVD
02.10.2014 Within Temptation - New DVD/Blu-Ray On The Way
29.05.2014 Within Temptation - Announce New EP
23.05.2014 Within Temptation - New Video Online
01.04.2014 Within Temptation - Announce N. American Tour With Amaranthe
20.02.2014 Within Temptation - Announce New EP
 
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Articles
14.10.2014 Within Temptation, Amaranthe - Gothic Theatre, Englewood, CO USA - 28 Sep 2014
27.04.2007 Within Temptation in Lyon, France, 28 March 2007
06.03.2005 Within Temptation - Madrid, 04.03.2005

Concerts
29.05.2015 GER, Gelsenkirchen - Rock im Revier
31.05.2015 GER, München - Rockavaria 2015
05.06.2015 AUT, Wien - Rock In Vienna 2015 (1)
19.06.2015 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2015 (9)
09.07.2015 CZE, Vizovice - Masters Of Rock 2015 (14)
30.07.2015 GER, Wacken - Wacken Open Air 2015 (19)
30.07.2015 POL, Kostrzyn nad Odrą - Woodstock Festival 2015 (1)
06.08.2015 ESP, Villena (Alicante) - Leyendas Del Rock 2015 (2)
08.08.2015 GBR, Catton Hall - Bloodstock Open Air 2015 (3)
07.08.2015 CAN, Montreal, QC - Heavy MTL Festival 2015 (3)
07.08.2015 POR, Vagos - Vagos Open Air 2015 (10)

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