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Matias Kupiainen

Matias Kupiainen

Real/full name:
Matias Kupiainen
Age:
34 (born May 11th, 1983)
Place of origin:
Finland (Helsinki)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Kupiainen is a Finnish guitarist, songwriter and record producer, mainly known for having replaced Timo Tolkki in Stratovarius in 2008. He has studied at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki and at the Pop & Jazz Conservatory in Oulunkylä, Finland, and he has also been frequently working as studio/session guitarist for metal, rock and pop acts.

Fist in Fetus

Guitars (2006-?)

2007 Fist in Fetus (EP) Guitars

Stratovarius

Guitars (2008-present)

2009 Deep Unknown (Single) Guitars
2009 Polaris Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2010 Darkest Hours (EP) Guitars
2011 Elysium Keyboard programming, Guitars
2012 Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live in Tampere (Live album) Guitars (acoustic) (9), Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2012 Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live in Tampere (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Guitars (acoustic) (10)
2013 Unbreakable (EP) Guitars on tracks 1, 2 and 3
2013 Nemesis Guitars
2015 Eternal Guitars
2016 Best Of (Compilation) Guitars (tracks 1, 13-15, CD1; tracks 1, 5-6, 8-9, 11, CD2; tracks 1-11, CD3)

The Sinkage

Guitars

2002 Promo 2002 (Demo) Guitars

Empyreon

2009 Beyond Perception Guitars (lead) (track 7)

Enfarce

2014 Superhero Diaries - Part I Guitars (solo on 3)

Ghoul Patrol

2009 The 3rd Death Manifest (EP) Guitar Solo in Gut Rotting Riot
2011 Ghoul Patrol Banjo (on track 4), Guitars (lapsteel) (on tracks 1 & 2)

Hevisaurus

2011 Räyh! Guitars (lead) (track 13)

Turisas

2011 Stand Up and Fight Guitars (additional lead)
2013 Turisas2013 Guitars (additional)

Whispered

As Matias "FASTER, GODDAMNIT!" Kupiainen:

2010 Thousand Swords Guitars (lead on 9), Guitars (acoustic on 5, 9)

Yuhkinen

2011 Far Beyond the Seven Seas Guitars (track 9)

Apocalyptica

2006 Repressed (Single) Recording (track 1)
2010 7th Symphony Recording (bass)

Arion

2013 New Dawn (EP) Producer, recording, mixing
2014 Last of Us Recording, Mixing, Synth programming, Engineering, Producer

Ghoul Patrol

2008 Death Fuckin' Roll! (EP) Mastering
2009 Hellfire Blues (EP) Mastering
2009 The 3rd Death Manifest (EP) Engineering, Mastering, Producer, Mixing
2011 Ghoul Patrol Engineering, Producer, Mixing

Raskasta Joulua

2015 Tulkoon joulu - Akustisesti Recording (strings)

Stratovarius

2009 Deep Unknown (Single) Engineering
2009 Polaris Engineering
2010 Darkest Hours (EP) Producer, Engineering, Mixing (2, 3), Editing
2011 Elysium Producer, Mixing (tracks 3, 4, 8, 9), Recording
2012 Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live in Tampere (Live album) Mixing (audio)
2012 Under Flaming Winter Skies - Live in Tampere (Video) Mixing (audio)
2013 Unbreakable (EP) Producer, Engineering, Mixing (1)
2013 Nemesis Producer, Recording, Engineering, Mixing
2015 Eternal Producer, Engineering, Mixing

Turisas

2007 The Varangian Way Engineering (additional)
2013 Turisas2013 Recording (orchestral)

Whispered

2007 Wrath of Heaven (Demo) Mixing, Mastering
2010 Thousand Swords Engineering, Additional recording, Editing
Added by: ShadowOfGod Modified by: Diamhea
Added on: 2011-04-09 15:07:47 Last modified on: 2017-01-06 06:30:48
 
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