Stephan Groth Apoptygma Berzerk
Apoptygma Berzerk (commonly abbreviated to APB or APOP) is a Norwegian musical group. They have achieved success with a brand of synthpop, and ballads backed with electronic rhythms, commonly known within the scene and referring to themselves as “futurepop“. Apop has won awards and top-10 spots in Germany and Scandinavia. Apoptygma Berzerk has toured Europe,North America, South America, Israel and Australia with bands such as VNV Nation, Beborn Beton, Icon of Coil and Unheilig.
Stephan Groth (born August 10, 1971 in Odense, Denmark) is the man behind Apoptygma Berzerk, an electronic dance musicact that plays in styles such as synthpop, ebm, and futurepop. Stephan Leonard Groth was born in Odense, Denmark but relocated with his family to his father’s home town Sarpsborg, Norway in 1986.