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Artension

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Cortland, New York
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Progressive Metal
Themes:
Science fiction, Nature, Ancient cultures, Technology
Last label:
Frontiers Records
Years active:
1992-1995 (as Atlantis Rising), 1996-2005, 2016-2024
Atlantis Rising was an instrumental band formed by Roger Staffelbach and Vitalij Kuprij alongside René (drums) and Martin (bass). They recorded 2 demos in 1993 and 1994.

Artension never played live, so were technically on hold between albums and until Vitalij Kuprij's death in 2024.

Compilation appearances:
- "Into the Eye of the Storm" & "The Wind and the Rain" on A Compact Compilation ( ...
Last known
Roger Staffelbach Guitars (1996-2005, 2016-?)
See also: Artlantica, Dark Samhain, Roger Staffelbach, Roger Staffelbach's Angel of Eden, ex-Atlantis Rising
John West Vocals (1996-2005, 2016-?)
See also: Artlantica, Deezl, John West, ex-Sun Red Sun, Johnny & Lonnie, Ten Man Push, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Feinstein, ex-Mythodea, ex-Royal Hunt, ex-Sages Recital, ex-Delta (live), ex-Diamond, ex-Badlands, ex-Cozy Powell, ex-Destiny (USA), ex-Lynch Mob, ex-Many Moons, ex-Michael Lee Firkins, ex-Rider, ex-Witchdoctor, ex-Black Knights Rising (live), ex-Uli Jon Roth (live)
Chris Caffery Guitars (2016-?)
See also: Chris Caffery, Savatage, Spirits of Fire, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Doro (live), ex-Doctor Butcher, ex-Metalium, ex-Metal Church (live), ex-Tim Ripper Owens (live), ex-John West, ex-Rondinelli, ex-Big Mouth, ex-Dirty Looks, ex-Witchdoctor, ex-Adam Bomb (live), ex-Heaven (live), ex-Spread Eagle (live)
Past
Kevin Chown Bass (1996-1998, 2001-2004)
See also: Tarja, Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Edwin Dare, Cosmosquad, Letrick Olson, Pleezer, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-John West, ex-Magnitude 9, ex-Cozy Powell's Hammer, ex-Mike Terrana, ex-Tiles
Mike Terrana Drums (1996-1998, 2001-2005)
See also: The Ferrymen, ex-Hanover, ex-Roland Grapow, ex-Zillion, ex-Empire, ex-Razorback, Taboo Voodoo, Terrana, Triton Devs, ex-Avalanch, ex-Axel Rudi Pell, ex-Damir Simic Shime, ex-Downhell, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Iron Mask, ex-Kreyson, ex-Masterplan, ex-Metalium, ex-Rage, ex-Squealer, ex-Tarja, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-Vision Divine, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-Gamma Ray (live), ex-Tony Hernando (live), ex-John West, ex-Zillion, ex-Not Fragile, ex-Savage Circus, ex-Beau Nasty, ex-Hardline, ex-Mike Terrana, ex-Wild Child
Vitalij Kuprij Keyboards (1996-2005, 2016-2024)
(R.I.P. 2024) See also: ex-Vitalij Kuprij, ex-Book of Reflections, ex-Majustice, ex-Ring of Fire, ex-Stormheart, ex-Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ex-Savatage (live), ex-Adagio, ex-Stygia, ex-Atlantis Rising, ex-Ferrigno, Leal, Kuprij
John Onder Bass (1999-2000)
See also: ex-Changeling, ex-Joey Tafolla, ex-Vitalij Kuprij, ex-Michael Schenker Group
Shane Gaalaas Drums (1999-2000)
See also: Two Hundred Feet, Cosmosquad, Diesel Machine, B'z (live), ex-Miloš Dodo Doležal, ex-Vinnie Moore, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-John West, ex-Diesel, ex-Hughes Turner Project, ex-Michael Schenker Group, ex-Uli Jon Roth
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (2004-2005)
See also: Act of Denial, Charred Walls of the Damned, Geoda, Gone in April, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Spirits of Fire, Terra Odium, Testament, ex-Control Denied, ex-Futures End, ex-Synesis Absorption, Bassists Alliance Project, Death to All, Devil's Highway, Quadvium, ex-Anatomy of I, ex-Beltfed Weapon, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Itself, ex-Memorain, ex-Sadus, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Obituary (live), ex-Obscura (live), ex-Death, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Dark Hall, ex-Soen, ex-Suicide Shift
Roger Staffelbach Guitars (1996-2005, 2016-?)
See also: Artlantica, Dark Samhain, Roger Staffelbach, Roger Staffelbach's Angel of Eden, ex-Atlantis Rising
John West Vocals (1996-2005, 2016-?)
See also: Artlantica, Deezl, John West, ex-Sun Red Sun, Johnny & Lonnie, Ten Man Push, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Feinstein, ex-Mythodea, ex-Royal Hunt, ex-Sages Recital, ex-Delta (live), ex-Diamond, ex-Badlands, ex-Cozy Powell, ex-Destiny (USA), ex-Lynch Mob, ex-Many Moons, ex-Michael Lee Firkins, ex-Rider, ex-Witchdoctor, ex-Black Knights Rising (live), ex-Uli Jon Roth (live)
Chris Caffery Guitars (2016-?)
See also: Chris Caffery, Savatage, Spirits of Fire, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Doro (live), ex-Doctor Butcher, ex-Metalium, ex-Metal Church (live), ex-Tim Ripper Owens (live), ex-John West, ex-Rondinelli, ex-Big Mouth, ex-Dirty Looks, ex-Witchdoctor, ex-Adam Bomb (live), ex-Heaven (live), ex-Spread Eagle (live)
Kevin Chown Bass (1996-1998, 2001-2004)
See also: Tarja, Sebastian Bach (live), ex-Edwin Dare, Cosmosquad, Letrick Olson, Pleezer, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-John West, ex-Magnitude 9, ex-Cozy Powell's Hammer, ex-Mike Terrana, ex-Tiles
Mike Terrana Drums (1996-1998, 2001-2005)
See also: The Ferrymen, ex-Hanover, ex-Roland Grapow, ex-Zillion, ex-Empire, ex-Razorback, Taboo Voodoo, Terrana, Triton Devs, ex-Avalanch, ex-Axel Rudi Pell, ex-Damir Simic Shime, ex-Downhell, ex-Emir Hot, ex-Iron Mask, ex-Kreyson, ex-Masterplan, ex-Metalium, ex-Rage, ex-Squealer, ex-Tarja, ex-Tony MacAlpine, ex-Vision Divine, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-Gamma Ray (live), ex-Tony Hernando (live), ex-John West, ex-Zillion, ex-Not Fragile, ex-Savage Circus, ex-Beau Nasty, ex-Hardline, ex-Mike Terrana, ex-Wild Child
Vitalij Kuprij Keyboards (1996-2005, 2016-2024)
(R.I.P. 2024) See also: ex-Vitalij Kuprij, ex-Book of Reflections, ex-Majustice, ex-Ring of Fire, ex-Stormheart, ex-Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ex-Savatage (live), ex-Adagio, ex-Stygia, ex-Atlantis Rising, ex-Ferrigno, Leal, Kuprij
John Onder Bass (1999-2000)
See also: ex-Changeling, ex-Joey Tafolla, ex-Vitalij Kuprij, ex-Michael Schenker Group
Shane Gaalaas Drums (1999-2000)
See also: Two Hundred Feet, Cosmosquad, Diesel Machine, B'z (live), ex-Miloš Dodo Doležal, ex-Vinnie Moore, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen, ex-John West, ex-Diesel, ex-Hughes Turner Project, ex-Michael Schenker Group, ex-Uli Jon Roth
Steve DiGiorgio Bass (2004-2005)
See also: Act of Denial, Charred Walls of the Damned, Geoda, Gone in April, Johnny Newman, Mythodea, Spirits of Fire, Terra Odium, Testament, ex-Control Denied, ex-Futures End, ex-Synesis Absorption, Bassists Alliance Project, Death to All, Devil's Highway, Quadvium, ex-Anatomy of I, ex-Beltfed Weapon, ex-Dragonlord, ex-Itself, ex-Memorain, ex-Sadus, ex-Sebastian Bach, ex-Obituary (live), ex-Obscura (live), ex-Death, ex-Ephel Duath, ex-Painmuseum, ex-Faust, ex-James Murphy, ex-Dark Hall, ex-Soen, ex-Suicide Shift
Added by: PumpkinFlyFree Modified by: krisholmes
Added on: 2002-07-21 21:08:48 Last modified on: 2024-07-05 11:24:38