Peter Iwers (born on 15 May 1975) is the bass player of Swedish band The Halo Effect (band), The Halo Effect. He was a member of Gothenburg heavyweights In Flames from their 1999 album ''Colony (In Flames album), Colony'', up until their 2016 album ''Battles (In Flames album), Battles'', originally replacing Johan Larsson (musician), Johan Larsson who departed after 1997's Whoracle. He was also the bassist for the band Cyhra with former In Flames bandmate Jesper Strömblad from 2017 to 2018.
His bass playing style has been influenced by Toto (band), Toto bassist Mike Porcaro, as well as Geddy Lee from Rush (band), Rush and John Myung of Dream Theater fame.
He has two daughters and one son. His brother Anders Iwers, Anders is also a bass player, who plays for Tiamat (band), Tiamat, Avatarium (2014-) & Dark Tranquillity (2015-). Peter Iwers now brews beer at his brewery outside Gothenburg, Odd Island Brewing, together with the founder and co-owner Daniel Svensson, another former In Flames bandmate.
Before he joined in Flames, Iwers played in a band called Chameleon.
*''Psalms of Extinction'' by Pain (musical project), Pain (2007)
*''Immersion (album), Immersion'' by Pendulum (drum and bass band), Pendulum (2010)
Musicians from Stockholm
Swedish heavy metal bass guitarists
21st-century bass guitarists
In Flames members