Anders Nyström

For the actor with the same name, see Anders Nyström (actor).

Anders Nyström (born 22 April 1975), also known as Blakkheim (or formerly Blackheim), is a Swedish musician.

Anders 'Blakkheim' Nyström
Anders Nyström playing with Bloodbath in 2015
Anders Nyström playing with Bloodbath in 2015
Background information
Born (1975-04-22) 22 April 1975 (age 46)
GenresDeath metal, doom metal, alternative metal, black metal, avant-garde metal, gothic rock, thrash metal
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals, keyboards, bass guitar, programming
Associated actsKatatonia, Bloodbath, Bewitched, Diabolical Masquerade, Cancer


Nyström founded the Swedish metal band Katatonia with singer Jonas Renkse in 1991. Nyström is involved in the songwriting, backing vocals, keyboards, programming, arrangements, art direction and production of Katatonia along with Renkse.

He used to be a member of the metal band Bewitched from 1995–1997 and is still with Jonas Renkse on the death metal project Bloodbath. He has released four albums as the solo black metal act Diabolical Masquerade (1993–2004).[1]


With Diabolical MasqueradeEdit

With KatatoniaEdit

With BloodbathEdit

With BewitchedEdit

  • Diabolical Desecration CD 1996
  • Encyclopedia of Evil MCD 1996
  • Pentagram Prayer CD 1997

Guest AppearancesEdit

  • Cancer - Guitar on the track 'Ballcutter' from the album Shadow Gripped (2019)
  • Novembre - Guest lead guitar on 'Annoluce' from the Peaceville release URSA


  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Biography: Diabolical Masquerade". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 March 2010.
  2. ^ New EP Featuring Unreleased Tracks Plus 2 Videos Archived 2009-02-07 at the Wayback Machine 18 February 2010. Retrieved on 18 February 2010
  3. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo (8 March 2005). "Nightmares Made Flesh - Bloodbath". AllMusic. Retrieved 21 July 2011.
  4. ^ "Bloodbath To Release Live DVD "Bloodbath Over Bloodstock"". Retrieved 21 July 2011.

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