Playing via Spotify Playing via YouTube
Skip to YouTube video

Loading player…

Scrobble from Spotify?

Connect your Spotify account to your account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform.

Connect to Spotify


A new version of is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site.


  • Years Active

    2007 – present (11 years)

  • Founded In

    Akron, Summit County, Ohio, United States

  • Members

    • Mike Protich (2007 – present)
    • Ryan Williams (2007 – present)
    • Tyler Valendza (2007 – 2015)

There is more than one artist with this name:

1) RED SUN RISING a high energy four piece from Akron, OH, USA. With a mix of heavy and melodic songwritting they continue to captivate audiences and critics alike. RSR is not todays hard rock, it's a new hard rock and a new alternative. Releasing the album "Making Of Kings" at The Akron Civic Theater was a huge step and the band will keep moving forward so keep your eyes peeled…

Mike Protich - Lead Vocals/Guitars
Ryan Williams - Guitars
Tyler Valendza - Guitar
Mark Matthews - Bass/vocals
Adam Mercer - Drums

Sounds Like: A Perfect Circle, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, Foo Fighters

2) RED SUN RISING - one-man downtempo/chillgressive project from Szczecin, Poland
The start was in 2012 - an EP inspired by ambient spaces called "The Bird with the wounded Wing" released in Mistique Emotion – sublabel of the well-known progressive Mistiquemusic label. In the same year Red Sun Rising also made his progressive house debut track "Behind", released in Mistiquemusic In 2013, together with the singer Camillaes he created a project called “Red Nails”, which is a combination of sensual female vocal, space electronics and guitar overdrive.

Next step was named d'Este & Red Sun Rising - beautiful cooperation of sad violins, lovely touchful vocals and deep melancholic electronic. And that was it! Option to move all on next level downtempo psychodelic tracks stage - the stage that You can now hear in Red Sun Rising project!

Enjoy! Slava!


Edit this wiki

Don't want to see ads? Subscribe now

API Calls