Origin: Sweden
Genres: Stoner Rock, Doom Metal
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Grand Magus  

Grand Magus is led by one Janne Christofferson (better known as JB), who also fronts the mighty Spiritual Beggars. While the Beggars are more in the Kyuss camp of stoner rock/metal, Grand Magus opts for a bluesy, stoner-laced doom vibe, heavy on the early Black Sabbath riffing and tempos, with JB's gruff, forceful vocals blending perfectly with the music. There aren't a lot of surprises here, but these guys certainly pack a punch, and perform this style flawlessly.

Current Members

JB (Janne Christoffersson)

vocals/guitars (ex-Spiritual Beggars)

Fox Skinner

bass/backing vocals

Ludwig Witt

drums (Firebird, Spiritual Beggars)

Former Members/Guests

Trisse (Fredrik Liefvendahl)


Sebastian Sippola



Grand Magus 
2001 Rise Above
  1. Gauntlet
  2. Legion
  3. Never Learned
  4. Black
  5. Hound Of Vengeance
  6. Coat Of Arms
  7. Generator
  8. Wheel Of Time
  9. Lodbrock
  10. Black Hole
  11. Mountain Of Power
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Trisse

Reviews:   Lords Of Metal 

2003 Rise Above
  1. Ulvaskall (Vargr)
  2. Brotherhood Of Sleep
  3. Baptised In Fire
  4. He Who Seeks... Shall Find
  5. Chooser Of The Slain (Valfader)
  6. Summer Solstice
  7. Food Of The Gods
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Trisse

Reviews:   Metal Observer 

Wolf's Return 
2005 Rise Above
  1. Kingslayer
  2. Nine
  3. Blodörn
  4. Wolf's Return
  5. Blood Oath
  6. Järnbörd
  7. Repay In Kind
  8. Hämnd
  9. Light Hater
  10. Wolf's Return Part II
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Trisse

Reviews:   Blabbermouth  Metal Observer 

Iron Will 
2008 Rise Above
  1. Like the Oar Strikes the Water
  2. Fear Is the Key
  3. Höuding
  4. Iron Will
  5. Silver Into Steel
  6. The Shadow Knows
  7. Self Deceiver
  8. Beyond Good and Evil
  9. I Am The North
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Sebastian Sippola

Reviews:   Blabbermouth  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 

Hammer Of The North 
2010 Roadrunner
  1. I, The Jury
  2. Hammer Of The North
  3. Black Sails
  4. Mountains Be My Throne
  5. Northern Star
  6. The Lord Of Lies
  7. At Midnight They'll Get Wise
  8. Bond Of Blood
  9. Savage Tales
  10. Ravens Guide Our Way
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Sebastian Sippola

Reviews:   Blabbermouth  Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer  Angry Metal Guy 

The Hunt 
2012 Nuclear Blast
  1. Starlight Slaughter
  2. Sword of the Ocean
  3. Valhalla Rising
  4. Storm King
  5. Silver Moon
  6. The Hunt
  7. Son of the Last Breath Part I: Nattfödd Part II: Vedergällning
  8. Iron Hand
  9. Draksådd
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Sebastian Sippola
  • Ludwig Witt

Triumph And Power 
2014 Nuclear Blast
  1. On Hooves of Gold
  2. Steel Versus Steel
  3. Fight
  4. Triumph and Power
  5. Dominator
  6. Arv
  7. Holmgång
  8. The Naked and the Dead
  9. Ymer
  10. The Hammer Will Bite
  • JB
  • Fox Skinner
  • Ludwig Witt


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