Max Thornell

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Max Thornell
Birth nameMax Thornell
Born1970
Origin Stockholm, Sweden
Genres Death metal
Thrash metal
Melodic death metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Drums
Keyboards
Vocals
Years active1990 - present
Associated acts Devourment
Furbowl
Satanarchy
Hearse
Website http://www.myspace.com/maxthornell

Max Thornell (born 1970) is a Swedish musician, most widely recognized as the drummer of Swedish death metal band Hearse. [1] [2] Also with Johan Liiva from Hearse, he played drums, keyboards and performed some backing vocals in early 90s death metal band Furbowl. The other Max's band is Swedish thrash metal band Satanarchy.

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Contents

Discography

Furbowl

Satanarchy

Hearse

Dominion Reptilian is the first album by the Swedish melodic death metal band Hearse.

<i>Armageddon, Mon Amour</i> 2004 studio album by Hearse

Armageddon, Mon Amour is the second album by the Swedish melodic death metal band Hearse.

The Last Ordeal is the third album by the Swedish melodic death metal band Hearse.

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References

  1. Furbowl Drummer - Max Thornell Archived 2010-06-21 at the Wayback Machine , Metal-Rules.com, 2010-03-27
  2. Hearse: Max Thornell Archived 2012-08-01 at Archive.today , accessed 2010-05-28