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Arcturus

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Oslo
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1991
Genre:
Atmospheric Black Metal (early), Avant-Garde Progressive Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Astronomy, Madness, Supernatural, Literature
Current label:
Season of Mist
Years active:
1991-2007, 2011-present
Formed in 1991 as an off-shoot from Mortem, which continued in parallel with Arcturus for a few years. Arcturus is therefore not the same band as Mortem with simply a new name, but rather a different project featuring the same members.

Broke up in April 2007, but reunited in 2011 and started touring again.

In September of 2011, Artisan (a blog and project run by Jens F. Ryland and Asgeir ...
Current
Hellhammer Drums (1991-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Age of Silence, Dynasty of Darkness, Mayhem, Mezzerschmitt, Winds, ex-Mortem, ex-Covenant, Death of Desire, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-Shining, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Emperor (live)
Sverd Guitars (1991), Keyboards (1991-2007, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Mortem, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Ulver, ex-Emperor (live), ex-Ved Buens Ende (live), ex-Covenant
Skoll Bass (1995-2000, 2002-2007, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Fimbulwinter, ex-Ulver, ex-Ved Buens Ende
Knut Magne Valle Guitars (1995-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Time Space Circles, ex-Ulver
ICS Vortex Vocals (2005-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Borknagar, ICS Vortex, ex-Lamented Souls, God of Atheists, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Ved Buens Ende (live), ex-Penthouse Petz
Past
Marius Vold Bass (1991), Vocals (1991)
See also: ex-Mortem, ex-Stigma Diabolicum, ex-Thorns
Samoth Bass (1993-1995), Guitars (1993-1995)
See also: The Wretched End, Scum, ex-Emperor, ex-Zyklon, ex-Zyklon-B, ex-Embryonic, ex-Xerasia, ex-Gorgoroth, ex-Satyricon, ex-Thou Shalt Suffer, ex-Notodden All Stars
Garm Vocals (1993-2003)
See also: Ulver, Æthenor, ex-Head Control System, ex-Borknagar
Carl August Tidemann Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: Tritonus, Winds, ex-Carl August Tidemann, God of Atheists
Dag F. Gravem Bass (2001-2002)
Tore Moren Guitars (2003-2007)
See also: Wild Willy's Gang, ex-Carnivora, ex-Jorn, ex-Skitliv
Past (Live)
Øyvind Hægeland Vocals (2003-2005)
See also: Manitou, ex-Clairvoya, ex-Spiral Architect, Son IC, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Lunaris, ex-Scariot
Hellhammer Drums (1991-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Age of Silence, Dynasty of Darkness, Mayhem, Mezzerschmitt, Winds, ex-Mortem, ex-Covenant, Death of Desire, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-Shining, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Emperor (live)
Sverd Guitars (1991), Keyboards (1991-2007, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Mortem, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Ulver, ex-Emperor (live), ex-Ved Buens Ende (live), ex-Covenant
Skoll Bass (1995-2000, 2002-2007, 2011-present)
See also: ex-Fimbulwinter, ex-Ulver, ex-Ved Buens Ende
Knut Magne Valle Guitars (1995-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Time Space Circles, ex-Ulver
ICS Vortex Vocals (2005-2007, 2011-present)
See also: Borknagar, ICS Vortex, ex-Lamented Souls, God of Atheists, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Ved Buens Ende (live), ex-Penthouse Petz
Marius Vold Bass (1991), Vocals (1991)
See also: ex-Mortem, ex-Stigma Diabolicum, ex-Thorns
Samoth Bass (1993-1995), Guitars (1993-1995)
See also: The Wretched End, Scum, ex-Emperor, ex-Zyklon, ex-Zyklon-B, ex-Embryonic, ex-Xerasia, ex-Gorgoroth, ex-Satyricon, ex-Thou Shalt Suffer, ex-Notodden All Stars
Garm Vocals (1993-2003)
See also: Ulver, Æthenor, ex-Head Control System, ex-Borknagar
Carl August Tidemann Guitars (1996-1997)
See also: Tritonus, Winds, ex-Carl August Tidemann, God of Atheists
Dag F. Gravem Bass (2001-2002)
Tore Moren Guitars (2003-2007)
See also: Wild Willy's Gang, ex-Carnivora, ex-Jorn, ex-Skitliv
Past
Øyvind Hægeland Vocals (2003-2005)
See also: Manitou, ex-Clairvoya, ex-Spiral Architect, Son IC, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Lunaris, ex-Scariot
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Added on: 2002-07-19 03:15:23 Last modified on: 2014-11-14 12:41:48
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