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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 Janny 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  Alvin Nathaniel "Xzibit" Joiner - vocals
2014  Howard Jones - vocals
2014  Daniel Gibson - programming

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1997 | 7.8 Enter
1998 | 7.9 The Dance [EP]
2000 | 8.3 Mother Earth
2004 | 8.3 The Silent Force
2007 | 7.9 The Heart Of Everything
2007 | 8.3 The Howling [EP]
2011 | 7.6 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 | 4.8 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


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
28.11.2014 BRA, Recife
29.11.2014 BRA, Rio De Janeiro
30.11.2014 BRA, Sao Paulo (1)
28.02.2015 NED, Almere
02.03.2015 NED, Amsterdam
06.03.2015 NED, Heerlen
07.03.2015 NED, Arnhem (1)
11.03.2015 NED, Utrecht
12.03.2015 NED, Den Bosch
14.03.2015 NED, Eindhoven (1)
19.03.2015 NED, Enschede
20.03.2015 NED, Nijmegen
26.03.2015 NED, Haarlem
27.03.2015 NED, Groningen
08.04.2015 NED, Apeldoorn
09.04.2015 NED, Den Haag
10.04.2015 NED, Zwolle
14.04.2015 NED, Alphen a/d rijn
16.04.2015 NED, Tilburg
18.04.2015 NED, Rotterdam
21.04.2015 NED, Steenwijk
24.04.2015 NED, Breda
19.06.2015 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2015 (2)
05.08.2015 ESP, Villena (Alicante) - Leyendas Del Rock 2015
08.08.2015 GBR, Catton Hall - Bloodstock Open Air 2015 (1)

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