Tomi Joutsen

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Tomi Joutsen
Amorphis, Helsinki Metal Meeting 2010 - 01.jpg
Tomi Joutsen (center) at Helsinki Metal Meeting 2010.
Background information
Born (1975-04-30) 30 April 1975 (age 42)
Lohja, Finland
Genres Melodic death metal, gothic metal, death metal, progressive metal, folk metal
Instruments Vocals, guitar, drums
Years active 1995–
Labels Nuclear Blast (with Amorphis)
Associated acts Amorphis, Sinisthra, The Candles Burning Blue, Corpse Molester Cult, Hallatar

Tomi Joutsen (born 30 April 1975) is a Finnish Musician, perhaps best known best as the vocalist/frontman of the heavy metal band Amorphis (2005–),[1] but he is also the member of other metal bands such as Corpse Molester Cult (2008-) as the guitarist / backing vocalist and Hallatar (2017-) also as a vocalist. He was formerly in the bands Käsi / Funeral Jacket (1995-1999) and Nevergreen / Sinisthra (2002-2008) as the vocalist, The Candles Burning Blue and Feelings as the drummer.

He performs both harsh and clean vocals, a contrast to the more traditional heavy metal and punk rock style high-pitched vocals of previous Amorphis singer Pasi Koskinen. Joutsen's voice style is very deep, similar to a gothic metal singer in the vein of Nick Holmes from Paradise Lost and Peter Steele of Type O Negative.[2]


Käsi / Funeral Jacket[edit]


  • Käsi - Demo (1995)
  • Käsi - EP (1997)

Funeral Jacket[edit]

  • Rock You Vol 1. (1999)

Nevergreen /Sinisthra[edit]


  • Slowly Getting There (2002)
  • Softly Whispering Mountains to Gravel (2002)
  • Effortlessly Improving on Perfection (2003)
  • Empty Banalities Adorned with Dashing Eloquence (2004)


  • Last of the Stories of Long Past Glories (2005)
  • Sinisthra Promo 2008 (2008)


Corpse Molester Cult[edit]

  • The Untitled Corpse Molester Cult (2008)
  • Benedictus Perverticus (2015)


  • No Stars Upon The Bridge (2017)

Guest Vocalist[edit]


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