In Association with
Musicians | Biography | Discography | Links

Date Formed 2005

Categories: Metal




On 5th January 2005 Finland's Metal community gathered at Helsinki's Rock 'n' Roll Station to pay homage to the recently murdered PANTERA / DAMAGEPLAN guitarist Darrell 'Dimebag' Abbott by by forming up a one off PANTERA tribute band DIMEN NIMEEN ("In Dime's Name!"). Musicians featured in this collective included Alexi Laiho and Roope Latvala of CHILDREN OF BODOM, Atte Sarkima from AJATARRA, Tony Jelencovich of TRANSPORT LEAGUE, Petteri Hirvanen and Nicke of MONSTERBALL, Toni, Pete, Kride and Jukkis of NORTHER, Nico, Euge and OJ from GODSPLAGUE and Ben, Juffi, Erkki, Niko and Silver from AMORAL amongst many others.

The DIMEN NIMEEN concept was brought back for a round of Scandinavian gigs in December 2005. The live band unit comprised GODSPLAGUE musicians Nico Hartonen, Euge Valovirta, O.J. and Arska Hietala, Ville Sorvali of MOONSORROW, Mikko "Ilmarinen" Salovaara from KIUAS, Neissu of DEAD SHAPE FIGURE, Micko Hell of DENIGRATE, Grandy of  STONER KINGS, Niklas Etelävuori of AMORPHIS, Mr. Crab from BLEAK, Atte Sarkima of AJATTARA with Esa Salminen from COREDUST.

Copyright Musicdetector Websites 2009