Persuader is a Swedish power/heavy metal band that was formed in 1997. A good description of their music would be a mixture of Blind Guardian and Iced Earth with somewhat thrashy/raw vocals. They have released three full length albums: The Hunter, Evolution Purgatory and When Eden Burns.
Line-up: Jens Carlsson (Vocals), Fredrik Hedström (Bass), Emil Norberg
(Lead guitar), Efraim Juntunen (Drums) and Daniel Sundbom (Rythm guitar).