Jani Stefanovic

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Jani Stefanovic
Born (1979-05-23) 23 May 1979 (age 39)
Origin Sweden
Genres Heavy metal, extreme metal, power metal, progressive metal, symphonic metal, death metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments guitars, drums, keyboards, bass
Labels AFM Records, Life-force Records, Napalm Records
Associated acts Divinefire, Essence of Sorrow, Mehida, Miseration, Crimson Moonlight, Am I Blood, Renascent, Sins of Omission, The Few Against Many, The Weakening, Solution .45, Incapacity, Hilastherion

Jani Stefanovic (born May 23, 1979) is a Swedish multi-instrumentalist that primarily plays Swedish death metal.[1][2] Jani started playing around the age of 13–14 years old.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Jani was born in Gothenburg, Sweden to a Finnish mother and a Serbian father.[4] He moved to Helsinki, Finland in 1993 with his mom, little brother and sister. Jani lived in Finland until 2000. Jani moved back to Gothenburg, Sweden in 2000. After joining Sins of omission in 2002 he moved to Stockholm. Jani is an educated chef. Jani Stefanovic is married to fellow artist Katja Stefanovic a singer songwriter from Finland. They have one daughter.


  • Divinefire - Drums, Guitars, Keyboards (2004–present)
  • Miseration - Guitar (2006-2010, 2011–present)
  • Essence of Sorrow - Guitar (2005–present)
  • Mehida - Guitar (2007–present)
  • The Few Against Many - Drums (2008–present)
  • The Weakening - Guitar (2007–present)
  • Solution .45 - Guitar (2008–present)
  • Am I Blood - Drums (1999-2000)
  • Sins Of Omission - Drums (2002-2003)
  • Renascent - Drums, Vocals (2003-2005)
  • Crimson Moonlight - Guitars (2004-2006)
  • Hilastherion - Drums (session) (2007)


  • Demon's Quest (2004)
  • Through Darkness (2005)
Crimson Moonlight
The Few Against Many
  • SOT (2009) (Pulverised Records)
Solution .45


  1. ^ Islander (February 19, 2012). "Catching Up With Christian Alvestam". No Clean Singing. Retrieved June 10, 2016. 
  2. ^ Ekeroth, Daniel (2008). "Sins of Omission". Swedish Death Metal. p. 403. 
  3. ^ "Jani Stefanovic" Archived 2013-04-07 at the Wayback Machine., Metal from Finland. Retrieved on July 24, 2009
  4. ^ Jani Stefanovic (Divinefire): "Into A New Dimension" je naším nejvyspělejším albem (in Czech) Volumemax
  5. ^ "ReinXeed - The Light". Bands on Fire. June 20, 2008. Retrieved June 10, 2016. 

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