John Terry Norum (born 23 February 1964 in Vardø, Norway) is a swedish rock guitarist and one of the founders of the Swedish rock band, Europe. As an infant, he moved with his parents to Upplands Väsby (a Stockholm's suburb) in Sweden, where he grew up and has spent most of his life. Concurrent to his role with Europe, he also maintains a successful side solo career.
1 Career 2 Personal life 3 Equipment 4 Discography 5 Filmography 6 Bibliography 7 References 8 External links
During his career in music, Norum has played with
Eddie Meduza &
the Roaring Cadillacs, Dokken, Don Dokken's solo band, as well as
collaborations with other well-known artists in his solo albums,
including Glenn Hughes, Kelly Keeling, Peter Baltes, Simon Wright and
Göran Edman. His influences include the likes of Gary Moore, John
Sykes and Michael Schenker. When asked about his playing, Joey Tempest
once said “
Norum performing with Europe in Festivalna hall, Sofia 2012.
His guitar goes through the Wah into the chorus pedal, from where the
separate outputs connect to the two amp heads, with the delay
connected in the effects loop of the JCM 800 only.
Wings of Tomorrow
Up from the Ashes (1990)
Long Way Home (2002)
On the Loose (1985)
Far Out Man
Tegnér A., Johansson, M. Europe - den stora rockdrömmen, Wiken, 1987, ISBN 91-7024-408-1 John Norum. En biografi ver en Svensk gitarrhjalte, Sony Music Ent. Sweden, 1992. Contained into the Swedish special edition of "Face the Truth" album. Bevilacqua F., John Norum's biography, 2010, last update December 2012 Bevilacqua F., John Norum's discography, 2012, last update April 2012 Stern M., Europe Biography, Agosto 2006
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^ Nilsson, Christoffer (2014-07-30). "Dubbel bebislycka för Europe"
[Double baby happiness for Europe]. aftonbladet.se. Retrieved
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Total Control Face the Truth Another Destination Worlds Away Slipped into Tomorrow Optimus Play Yard Blues
Live in Stockholm
Face It Live '97
"Let Me Love You" "Back on the Streets" "Love Is Meant (to Last Forever)" "We Will Be Strong" "Face the Truth" "In Your Eyes" "Strange Days" "Where the Grass Is Green"
Discography Europe Dokken Michelle Meldrum Glenn Hughes
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Joey Tempest John Norum John Levén Mic Michaeli Ian Haugland
Tony Reno Peter Olsson Marcel Jacob Kee Marcello
Europe Wings of Tomorrow The Final Countdown Out of This World Prisoners in Paradise Start from the Dark Secret Society Last Look at Eden Bag of Bones War of Kings Walk the Earth
The Final Countdown Tour 1986 Extended Versions Almost Unplugged Live! At Shepherd’s Bush, London Live at Sweden Rock – 30th Anniversary Show
1982–1992 Definitive Collection 1982–2000 Rock the Night: The Very Best of Europe The Final Countdown: The Best of Europe
On the Loose
"Seven Doors Hotel" "Dreamer" "Stormwind" "The Final Countdown" "Love Chaser" "Rock the Night" "Carrie" "Cherokee" "Superstitious" "Open Your Heart" "Let the Good Times Rock" "More Than Meets the Eye" "Prisoners in Paradise" "I'll Cry for You" "Halfway to Heaven" "Got to Have Faith" "Hero" "Always the Pretenders" "Last Look at Eden" "New Love in Town" "Not Supposed to Sing the Blues" "Firebox"
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Don Dokken Jon Levin Mark Boals Mick Brown
George Lynch Reb Beach John Norum Alex De Rosso Jeff Pilson Juan Croucier Barry Sparks Sean McNabb Greg Leon Peter Baltes Gary Holland Greg Pecka Tom Croucier
Breaking the Chains Tooth and Nail Under Lock and Key Back for the Attack Dysfunctional Shadowlife Erase the Slate Long Way Home Hell to Pay Lightning Strikes Again Broken Bones
EPs & Compilations
Back in the Streets The Best of Dokken The Very Best of Dokken Then and Now Alone Again and Other Hits Change the World: An Introduction The Definitive Rock Collection Greatest Hits
Beast from the East One Live Night Live from the Sun Japan Live '95 From Conception: Live 1981
Unchain the Night One Live Night Live from the Sun Japan Live '95
"Into the Fire" "Just Got Lucky" "Alone Again" "The Hunter" "In My Dreams" "Dream Warriors" "Burning Like a Flame" "Prisoner" "Too High to Fly"
Discography Lynch Mob T & N
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Phil Mogg Andy Parker Vinnie Moore Paul Raymond Rob De Luca
Pete Way Michael Schenker Mick Bolton Paul Chapman Paul Gray Aynsley Dunbar Neil Carter Jason Bonham Danny Peyronel Clive Edwards Simon Wright Laurence Archer John Norum Bernie Marsden John Sloman Billy Sheehan Tommy McClendon Jim Simpson Larry Wallis Robbie France Barry Sparks Jeff Kolmann Colin Turner Mike Gray Rick Sanford Jeff Martin Fabio Del Rio George Bellas Tony Glidewell Eric Gammans Leon Lawson David Jacobson Jem Davis Louis Maldonado Matt Guillory
UFO 1 UFO 2: Flying Phenomenon Force It No Heavy Petting Lights Out Obsession No Place to Run The Wild, the Willing and the Innocent Mechanix Making Contact Misdemeanor Ain't Misbehavin' High Stakes & Dangerous Men Walk on Water Covenant Sharks You Are Here The Monkey Puzzle The Visitor Seven Deadly A Conspiracy of Stars The Salentino Cuts
Live BBC Radio One Live in Concert Strangers in the Night Lights Out in Tokyo Live in Texas T.N.T. Heaven's Gate Werewolves of London On with the Action Regenerator – Live 1982 Live on Earth Showtime
Space Metal Headstone Anthology The Best of the Rest The Essential UFO The Best of UFO: Gold Collection X-Factor: Out There & Back The Best of UFO: Ten Best Series Flying: The Early Years 1970 – 1973 An Introduction to UFO The Best of UFO (1974-1983) One of Those Nights: The Anthology
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