Mika Luttinen is a Finnish-born vocalist and lyricist who, in 1990, formed the Finnish black metal band, Impaled Nazarene. After numerous line-up changes, he remains the only original member. Besides his main project, Mika has been involved in various other bands around the globe, such as the Canadian metal band Obscene Eulogy and the French black punk band, The Rocking Dildos which was formed by owner of the French label Osmose Productions, Hervé and himself. While in Impaled Nazarene, he was also involved with the band, Diabolos Rising (name later changed to Raism), together with then Rotting Christ keyboard player, Magus Wampyr Daoloth. Luttinen has made notable guest appearances in many bands, such as The Crown, Hypnos, Ancient Rites (Ancient Rites singer Gunther Theys was also Mika's best man at the latter's wedding. Mika has stated that his songwriting is influenced by many early thrash metal bands, such as Sodom and Kreator. Elements of Motörhead's music are also incorporated into his work, such that an Impaled Nazarene single was named Motörpenis.
A picture of Mika Luttinen, the singer of Impaled Nazarene, at the Kings Of Black Metal in Alsfeld (Germany), on the 21st of April 2012.
|Also known as||Slutti666, Mr.M.L., Mika X6X, Mika Vitun Luttinen, Mika X6X Alienseed, Mikaakim, Frank Slut|
|Born||2 March 1971|
|Genres||Black metal, death metal, grindcore, crust punk, industrial, darkwave, folk metal, Viking metal|
|Associated acts||Impaled Nazarene, The Crown, Diabolos Rising, Hypnos, Obscene Eulogy, Raism, The Rocking Dildos, Ancient Rites, Rytmihäiriö, Thou Art Lord|
- Impaled Nazarene
- Tol Cormpt Norz Norz Norz... (1992)
- Ugra-Karma (1993)
- Suomi Finland Perkele (1994)
- Latex Cult (1996)
- Rapture (1998)
- Nihil (2000)
- Absence of War Does Not Mean Peace (2001)
- All That You Fear (2003)
- Pro Patria Finlandia (2006)
- Manifest (2007)
- Road to the Octagon (2010)
- Vigorous and Liberating Death 2014
- Diabolos Rising
- 666 (1994)
- Blood, Vampirism & Sadism (1995)
- Obscene Eulogy
- Defining Hate: The Truth Undead (2004)
- The Very Best of Pain (1996)
- Aesthetic Terrorism (1997)
- The Rocking Dildos
- On Speed (1997)
- Horny Hit Parade (1997)
- "Interview with Gunther Theys at Metalzin Webzine, 1998". Metalzin.com. Retrieved March 22, 2020.
- "InterviewImpaledNazarene". Gryphonmetal.ch. Retrieved June 13, 2012.