GROUPS: The Resistance. Ceremonial Oath COUNTRY: Sweden
Clas Håkan Jesper Strömblad (born 28 November 1972) is a Swedish musician who is the guitarist for the bands Dimension Zero and The Resistance. He is best known as founder and former guitarist/drummer/keyboardist of the Swedish melodic death metal band In Flames, guitarist of the band Sinergy, bassist of Ceremonial Oath and drummer of HammerFall.
In March 2004, Jesper (along with Björn Gelotte) were both ranked #70 out of 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Guitarists of all time by Guitar World. and currently he plays in The Resistance as a guitarst with Cort Zenox, Ceremonial Oath as a bassist with Cort Arona.