Jan Axel Blomberg

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Birthday
2, 1969
Birthplace
Norway
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
2, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Norway

About

Norwegian drummer who is known for his work in heavy metal music. He is best recognized for being the drummer for the group Mayhem as well as the band Arcturus which he formed. 

Before Fame

He started his career as a drummer for the band Tritonus. After playing several live shows with Mayhem, he recorded his first two songs with the group for a compilation album in 1989. Then in 1990, he played on the Live in Leipzig album with the group. 

Trivia

He is known for being a three-time winner of the Spellemannprisen award or whats commonly referred to as a Norwegian Grammy Award. 

Family Life

He was born and raised in Trysil, Norway. His first drum kit was purchased by his grandparents. 

Associated With

He was portrayed by Anthony De La Torre in the film adaptation of the band's story Lords of Chaos in 2018.