Tiamat formed back in 1989 and made a strong mark early on as pioneers in Swedish black and death metal, before becoming even more style-setting in the dark rock genres with their third album Clouds (1992) and Grammy-nominated Wildhoney
The latter album won Album of the Year in both Rock Hard and MetalHammer in Germany, and Tiamat toured for two years with Black Sabbath, Motörhead and Type O Negative.
i Tyskland och Tiamat turnerade i två år med Black Sabbath, Motörhead and
Most of the band's music and lyrics revolve around singer Johan Edlund, who is also active as a multi-artist. The band's universe is an atmospheric and dark jewel, hypnotic, dark and poetic. The band is known for its very distinctive Tiamat sound and songs that often go in Midtempo. Johan Edlund som också är verksam som multikonstnär. Bandets universum är en stämningsfull och mörk juvel, Hypnotisk, mörk och poetisk.
Tiamat turnerar runt hela världen på festivaler med sina största hits.