220 Volt (band)

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This article is about the Swedish band. For the live album by Tangerine Dream, see 220 Volt Live.
220 Volt
Also known as Voltergeist (1990-1992)
Origin Östersund, Sweden
Genres Hard rock, Heavy metal
Years active 1979-1992, 2002-present
Labels CBS, Epic, Swedmetal Records
Website http://www.220volt.se
Members Mats Karlsson
Thomas Drevin
Mike Krusenberg
Peter Hermansson
Anders Engberg
Past members Christer Nääs
Tommy Hellström
Pelle Hansson
Jocke Lundholm
Peter Olander
Per Englund

220 Volt is a Swedish heavy metal band, formed in 1979 by guitar players Thomas Drevin and Mats Karlsson. The band released albums on the CBS Records and Epic Records labels.

Band members[edit]

Current members
  • Mats Karlsson - guitars, vocals (1979-1992, 2002-present)
  • Thomas Drevin - guitars (1979-1992, 2002-present)
  • Mike Krusenberg - bass (1980-1992, 2002-present)
  • Peter Hermansson - drums (1982-1992, 2002-present)
  • Anders Engberg - lead vocals (2013-present)
Former members
  • Christer Nääs - lead vocals (1979-1983, 2002-2013)
  • Tommy Hellström - bass (1979-1980)
  • Pelle Hansson - drums (1979-1982)
  • Jocke Lundholm - lead vocals (1983-1990)
  • Peter Olander - guitar (1984-1992)
  • Per Englund - lead vocals (1990-1992)

Discography[edit]

Studio albums
  • 220 Volt (1983, CBS)
  • Powergames (1984, CBS)
  • Mind Over Muscle (1985, CBS)
  • Eye to Eye (1988, Epic)
  • Lethal Illusion (1997) (digitally released 2009)
EP
  • Heavy Christmas - Reveisited (2009) (Digitally released 2009)
Compilations
  • Electric Messengers (released for the U.S market 1985, Epic)
  • Young and Wild (1987)
  • Volume 1 (2002) (digitally released 2009)
Live albums
  • Made in Jamtland (live) (2005) (digitally released 2009)

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