The Great Deceiver (band)

The Great Deceiver is a band featuring At the Gates front man Tomas Lindberg. Their music is a mixture of hardcore punk and heavy metal. The band was originally called Hide, and was formed in the week after At The Gates split up. A couple of years later they changed the name to The Great Deceiver.

The Great Deceiver
GenresHardcore punk, metalcore, industrial metal, melodic death metal, groove metal
Years active1999–present
Associated actsAt the Gates, The Crown, Crystal Age, Diabolique, Dimension Zero, Disfear, Grotesque, Liers in Wait, Lock Up, Luciferion, Nightrage, Skitsystem

In a recent interview with Decibel magazine Tomas Lindberg says: "The band is probably permanent on ice."


Current line-up

Former members

  • Hans Nilsson (drums)


  • Cave In EP (Bridge, 1999)
  • Jet Black Art EP (Trustkill, 2000)
  • A Venom Well Designed (Peaceville, 2002)
  • Terra Incognito (Peaceville, 2004)
  • Life is Wasted on The Living (Deathwish Inc., 2007)


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