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In Flames

Sweden · Group · 1990–present
In Flames is a Swedish heavy metal band, which was formed by guitarist Jesper Strömblad in 1990 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Along with the bands At the Gates and Dark Tranquillity, In Flames was originally a metal band responsible for developing the genre now known as melodic death metal.

During the band's early years, the band had a varying group of musicians recording with the band, including many session musicians. By the release of Colony (1999) the group had established a stable lineup. Their sixth studio album Reroute To Remain (2002) showed the band moving toward a newer style of music that moved further away from melodic death metal and closer to alternative metal. This decision was criticized by fans of the group's heavier metal sound; however, it increased the band's mainstream audience and bolstered their album sales. As of 2008, In Flames had sold over 2 million records worldwide. Read more »

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Watch IN FLAMES Perform In Moscow

Fan-filmed video footage of IN FLAMES' entire April 5 performance at Stadium in Moscow, Russia can be seen below. IN FLAMES drummer Daniel Svensson announced in 2015 that he was leaving the band to focus on his family life. He has since been...

Former IN FLAMES, AMARANTHE Members Join Forces In CYHRA

Former IN FLAMES members Peter Iwers (bass) and Jesper Strömblad (guitar) have joined forces with ex-AMARANTHE singer Joacim "Jake E" Lundberg and LUCA TURILLI'S RHAPSODY drummer Alex Landenburg in a new band called CYHRA. Says the band in a...

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Discography

Battles
2016 Official Album
Siren Charms
2014 Official Album
Sounds of a Playground Fading
2011 Official Album
A Sense of Purpose
2008 Official Album
Come Clarity
2006 Official Album
Soundtrack to Your Escape
2004 Official Album
Clayman
2000 Official Album