Mieszko Talarczyk

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Mieszko Talarczyk
Birth nameMieszko Andrzej Talarczyk
Also known asMierre Mongo
Born(1974-12-23)December 23, 1974
DiedDecember 26, 2004(2004-12-26) (aged 30)
Phi Phi Island, Thailand
GenresDeath metal, grindcore, hardcore punk
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter, producer
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, bass
Associated actsGenocide Superstars, Krigshot, Nasum

Mieszko Talarczyk (December 23, 1974, Poland – December 26, 2004, Thailand) was the lead singer and guitarist of the Swedish grindcore band Nasum, Genocide Superstars, Krigshot and Charles Harfager. Known for his engineering and production abilities, he co-founded Soundlab studios with Millencolin guitarist Mathias Färm.

In 2004, Mieszko went on holiday to Thailand with his girlfriend during a break in between albums, and died in the tsunami disaster on December 26, 2004. His body was identified on February 16, 2005 and his remains were transported back to his hometown of Örebro, Sweden where his funeral was held on 30 March. Though badly injured, his girlfriend Emma survived. After Mieszko's death, Nasum and Genocide Superstars disbanded permanently.


  • Mudrian, Albert (May 2005). "A Tribute to Nasum's Mieszko Talarczyk (1974–2004)" (PDF). Decibel. Red Flag Media. pp. 48–50. Retrieved 7 May 2009.