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Birth name  Anders Odden
Role  Musician
Name  Anders Odden
Origin  Stavanger, Norway
Also known as  Odden, Neddo

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Born  20 December 1972 (age 42) (1972-12-20)
Genres  Black metal, death metal, industrial rock, heavy metal, electronic rock, hard rock, thrash metal, doom metal, EBM, post-industrial, ambient, synthpop.
Occupation(s)  Musician, writer, producer, speaker
Instruments  Guitar, bass, drums, synthesizer, keyboards, vocals
Music groups  Satyricon, Cadaver, Apoptygma Berzerk, Magenta, Pigface (2009)
Record labels  Earache Records, Moonfog Productions
Albums  Nemesis Divina, The Age of Nero, Dark Medieval Times, The Shadowthrone, Rebel Extravaganza
Similar People  Carl‑Michael Eide, Steinar Gundersen, Kjetil‑Vidar Haraldstad, Sigurd Wongraven, Samoth


Anders Odden (born 20 December 1972), is a Norwegian musician. He is the co-founder and guitarist of the Norwegian death metal band Cadaver (1988–1993; 1999–present), and is the bass player for Norwegian black metal band Satyricon (2009–present). He is founder and guitarist of the old school black metal band ORDER and the industrial rock band Magenta. He played live guitar for Celtic Frost (2006–2007 and have had several guest appearances with bands such as The Young Gods and Ministry among others.


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Personal life

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Anders was born in Stavanger. He moved to Fredrikstad and then to Råde sometime during his childhood, where he grew up without any TV and listened to his father's collection of classical music. He was unaware of rock music until the age of 7 when he discovered Kiss and devoted his life to music.

Music career

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Anders Odden started out as a black metal musician and artist in the mid 80s, and went on to start one of Norway's first death metal bands, Cadaver, in 1988. He formed Magenta in 1995 as an outlet for other musical ideas than death metal. Celtic Frost recruited him as their live guitarist in 2006. He toured Europe, USA, Canada and Japan with them on their Monotheist Tour, which ended in 2007. After Celtic Frost he co-founded metal super group Doctor Midnight & The Mercy Cult that lasted between 2009-2011. He had by then joined Satyricon as their temp live bass player in 2009, but moved on to hold this position permanently from 2013. He performed on "Live at the Opera" DVD/CD/LP with Satyricon released 2015 and are currently involved with the bands coming album TBA 2017. In 2013 he founded the old school back metal band ORDER together with Manheim (ex-Mayhem), Messiah (ex-Mayhem) and Rene Jansen (ex-Cadaver). When Rene Jansen died the 3rd of December 2014 ORDER decided to continue. They recruited Stu Manx (ex-Gluecifer) in August 2015 and released their debut demo tape, "Folly Grandeur", in April 2016.

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Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, Odden worked as a consultant for music organizations in Norway, such as RIO, GramArt, MIC and MFO (Musicians Union in Norway). He is the founder of music business seminar IMC, which is held during the annual Inferno Festival in Oslo, Norway. In 2011 he release his autobiography, "Piratliv", on Jurtizen Forlag which received great reviews in Norwegian media.


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  • Hallucinating Anxiety, Necrosis/Earache (1990)
  • ...In Pains, Earache (1992)
  • Primal, (EP, 1999)
  • Discipline, Earache (2001)
  • Live Inferno (konsertalbum, 2002)
  • Necrosis, Candlelight (2004)
  • Magenta
  • Magenta, (EP) AT&MT (1997)
  • One Mind, (single) 1998 RapaxPRod/Tatra (1998)
  • Periode, RapxProd/Tatra (1998)
  • All Over, (single) Re:pop (2002)
  • Little Girl Lost, Re:pop (2002)
  • Art and Accidents, AT&MT (2009)
  • Magenta Aus Norwegen, AT&MT (2012)
  • Songs for the Dead, Cleopatra Records (2015)
  • Satyricon
  • Megiddo, Moonfog (EP, 1997)
  • Rebel Extravaganza, Moonfog (1999)
  • Live at the Opera, Napalm Records (2015)
  • Doctor Midnight & The Mercy Cult
  • (Don't) Waste It, (single) Season of Mist (2011)
  • I declare: Treason, Season of Mist (2011)
  • (Folly Grandeur), (demo tape) ORDER (2016)
  • Bands/Instruments

    Deadly Metal - 1985 - guitar
    Slaught - 1986–1987 - guitar
    FOAD - 1986 - guitar, bass, vocals, drums
    Asmodeus - 1987 - guitar, bass, vocals, drums
    Baphomet - 1987–1988 - guitar
    Monument - 1988 - guitar
    Cadaver - 1988–1993, 2003–present - guitar
    Braindead - 1988 - drums
    Balvaz - 1989 - drums
    Hydr-Hydr - 1990–1991 - drums
    Nesten Døde - 1989–1991 - drums
    Thy Abhorrent - 1991 - live guitar
    The Young Gods - 1992, 1995 - live guitar
    Jemotor 1 - 1993–1995 - guitar
    Magenta - 1995–present - guitar, bass, keyboard, vocals
    Satyricon - 1997–1999 - session recording guitar, 2009–present bass
    Cadaver Inc - 1999–2002 - guitar
    Mayhem - 2000 - programming
    Celtic Frost - 2006–2007 - live guitar
    Pigface - 2009 - guitar
    Ministry - 2008 - live guitar
    Doctor Midnight & The Mercy Cult - 2009–2011 - guitar
    ORDER - 2013–present - guitar


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