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Also known as Gentry (1978-1981), Second Hell (1981-1982), Iron Fist (1982-1983)

Country: Germany
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 1978

1978- Power metal
1978-1987 Speed metal

Line-up

Current members:
1978-  Markus Grosskopf - bass
1983-  Michael Weikath - guitars
1994-  Andi Deris - vocals
2002-  Sascha Gerstner - guitars
2005-  Daniel Löble - drums
Former musicians:
1978-1983  Piet Sielck - guitars
1978-1985  Kai Hansen - guitars, vocals
› 1986-1988  -//- guitars
1978-1993  Ingo Schwichtenberg - drums
1986-1993  Michael Kiske - vocals
1989-2001  Roland Grapow - guitars
1994-2000  Uli Kusch - drums
2001-2002  Mark Cross - drums
2003-2005  Stefan Schwarzmann - drums
Studio musicians:
1997  Jutta Weinhold - backing vocals
1997  Jorn Ellerbrock - keyboards
1997  Christina Hahne - backing vocals
1997  Tommy Hansen - keyboards
1997  Ralf Maurer - backing vocals
2003  Mikkey Dee - drums
2005  Friedel Amon - keyboards
2005  Olaf Senkbeil - backing vocals
› 2012-2013  -//-
2005  Oliver Hartmann - backing vocals
2009  Andreas Becker - guitar
2009  Nippy Noya - percussion
2009-2013  Matthias Ulmer - keyboards, piano
2012-2013  Billy King - backing vocals
Live musicians:
1988-2003  Jorn Ellerbrock - keyboards
1993  Ritchie Abdel Nabi - drums
Guest musicians:
1992  Axel Bergstedt - organ
1992  Stefan Pintev - violin
2005  Candice Night - vocals
2007  Biff Byford - spoken voice
› 2010  -//-
2009  Gero Drnek - accordion
2009  Johan Bringhed - piano
2009  Kalle Karlsson - guitar
2009  Harriet Ohlsson - vocals
2009  Albie Donnelly - saxophone
2010  Eberhard Hahn - flute
2010  Ron Deris - backing vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1985 | 8.6 Helloween [EP]
1985 | 8.6 Walls Of Jericho
1987 | 8.9 Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part I
1988 | 8.9 Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II
1991 | 6.5 Pink Bubbles Go Ape
1993 | 5.9 Chameleon
1994 | 8.1 Master Of The Rings
1996 | 8.4 The Time Of The Oath
1998 | 8.3 Better Than Raw
1999 | 7 Metal Jukebox
2000 | 8.6 The Dark Ride
2003 | 7.7 Rabbit Don't Come Easy
2005 | 8 Keeper Of The Seven Keys - The Legacy
2007 | 8.1 Gambling With The Devil
2010 | 8.3 7 Sinners
2011 | 8.3 The Sage, The Fool, The Sinner/Bring Them To Light [Split] [EP]
2012 | 8.4 Burning Sun [EP]
2013 | 8.1 Straight Out Of Hell
2015 | 7.8 My God-Given Right
 
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02.10.2013 Helloween - Gothic Theatre, Englewood, USA - 2 Oct 2013 by D.T. Metal
16.04.2013 Helloween, Gamma Ray - London, England, 16th April 2013 by Baz Anderson
30.01.2013 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise - Day Three - 30th January 2013 by D.T. Metal
28.01.2013 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise - Day One - 28th January 2013 by D.T. Metal
04.08.2011 Wacken Open Air 2011 - Day 1: Thursday by Promonex
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Helloween - Hellish Rock Part II - Englewood, CO - October 2013


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
25.08.2015 Helloween - To Tour Indonesia For The Fifth Time
18.08.2015 Helloween - European Tour Dates Announced
07.06.2015 Helloween - New Song Streaming Online
19.05.2015 Helloween - New Video Clip Online
25.04.2015 Helloween - Premiere New Track
17.04.2015 Helloween - New Single Released, Lyric Video Online
 
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Interviews
10.10.2013 with Michael Weikath
06.12.2010 with Markus Grosskopf
02.10.2003 with Markus Grosskopf [bass]
Articles
11.03.2014 What Is This Speed Metal You Speak Of?
15.10.2013 Helloween - Gothic Theatre, Colorado, USA - 2 Oct 2013
27.04.2013 Helloween, Gamma Ray - London, England, 16th April 2013
09.02.2013 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2013 - Day One
10.01.2008 Helloween, Gamma Ray, Axxis - London, England, 8th January 2008
19.09.2007 Helloween - Gambling With The Devil Premiere

Concerts
10.10.2015 JPN, Tokyo - Loud Park 2015 - 10th Anniversary (2)
13.11.2015 GER, Oldenburg in Holstein - Metal Hammer Paradise
29.01.2016 SUI, Pratteln
30.01.2016 GER, Munich
31.01.2016 ITA, Milan
02.02.2016 FRA, Paris (1)
03.02.2016 GBR, London
05.02.2016 BEL, Antwerp
06.02.2016 GER, Oberhausen
07.02.2016 GER, Stuttgart
10.02.2016 NOR, Oslo
11.02.2016 SWE, Gothenburg
19.02.2016 CZE, Zlin
20.02.2016 CZE, Prague

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