Daniel Bergstrand

Daniel Bergstrand is a Swedish record producer, most notable for his work with bands such as In Flames, Meshuggah, Soilwork, Dimmu Borgir, and Behemoth.[1][2][3]

He is the owner of the Dugout Productions studio, which is based in Uppsala, Sweden.[4]

His work with In Flames was awarded with Grammi Awards on the albums Come Clarity and Soundtrack to Your Escape.[5][6]

Bergstrand is, along with Tomas Haake of Meshuggah, the producer of the drum sample packs “Drumkit from Hell”, "The Metal Foundry" and "Metalheads!" for Toontrack's Superior Drummer and EZDrummer.[7][8][9][10]

In 2019, Behemoth’s 2014 album The Satanist, which Bergstrand co-produced, was voted as the "Best Metal Album of the Decade" by various publications such as Loudwire, Consequence of Sound, and others.[11][12]


Daniel Bergstrand has been listed as producer for the following:[13][14]


  1. ^ Navarretta, Paolo (29 May 2014). "Interview with Producer Daniel Bergstrand (Meshuggah, In Flames, Dimmu Borgir)". audiogear.it (in Italian). AudioGear. Archived from the original on 7 December 2014. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  2. ^ Biography of In Flames as listed on the Jambase.com website, (accessed 28 December 2014).
  3. ^ Listing for Daniel Bergstrand on Discogs.com, (accessed 28 December 2014).
  4. ^ Official website of Dugout Productions, (accessed 28 December 2014).
  5. ^ Newsitem, 'In Flames Win 'Best Hard Rock' Award At Sweden's Grammis', published 7 February 2005. Blabbermouth.net.
  6. ^ Newsitem, 'In Flames Honored with Swedish 'Grammis' Award in 'Best Hard Rock' category, 30 January 2007, Blabbermouth.net
  7. ^ Metal Injection interview, accessed 28 December 2014
  8. ^ "DFH EZX - Toontrack". Toontrack.
  9. ^ "Metalheads EZX - Toontrack". Toontrack.
  10. ^ "Metal! EZX - Toontrack". Toontrack.
  11. ^ https://loudwire.com/best-metal-albums-decade-2010-2019/
  12. ^ https://consequenceofsound.net/2019/11/top-metal-albums-of-the-2010s/4/
  13. ^ "Daniel Bergstrand". Metal Archives.
  14. ^ "Daniel Bergstrand - Credits - AllMusic". AllMusic.