Man O’ War

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Manowar Biography Manowar 1. Joey Demaio – Joey Demaio – bass 2. Eric Adams – Eric Adams – vocals 3. Scott Columbus – Scott Columbus – drums 4. Carl Logan – Carl Logan – Guitar Manowar” Group “Manowar”was formed in 1980 by bassist Joey DeMaio US and guitarist Ross”The Boss”Funichello. Black Sabbath”, Shakin’ Street”, We met these guys at the concert of”Black Sabbath”, where Funichello was part of the group “Shakin ‘Street”, is warming up “Sabbaths.”Black Sabbath”. And Joy was in the service staff”Black Sabbath”. DeMaio, before the game Funichello was impressed that he asked Ronnie James Dio to introduce them. So they met. The composition of the new team was invited by the American Eric Adams (vocals) and Karl Kennedy (drums). Manowar”Under the guise of”Manowar”the band went into the studio and recorded their first demo. Soon, the team departed drummer Kennedy. In his place was adopted Donnie Hamzik. Kiss”Liberty Records”. At the beginning of 1981 on the advice of the manager”Kiss”Bill Ekoyna”manovarovtsy”signed a contract with”Liberty Records”. Criteria Studios”Battle Hymns”. In 1982,”Criteria Studios”was recorded debut album band”Battle Hymns”. The album is not attracted virtually no attention. Selling was not all that well, and besides, the group again changed the drummer. Instead Hamzika for drums sat Scott Columbus. Liberty Recrods”Soon, the group offered to participate in the annual rock festival in Reading, but there has not sraslos: just a week before the festival”Liberty Recrods”terminated the contract with”Manowar”and the performance did not take place. Megaforce Recrods”. Not good cheer, the band continued their performances and soon signed a contract with”Megaforce Recrods”. The guys signed a contract with his blood – a sign that they will not change their style – heavy metal. Into Glory Ride”- The next disc -“Into Glory Ride”- is a confirmation to all the above written. All of the songs are classic compositions in the style of heavy metal. After the album release the band embarked on a tour of European-Japanese. In early 1984, the tour ended and the band went to Canada to record their third album. Hail To England”Disc”Hail To England”was based on the English legend of King Arthur. Needless to say that the tour of England was a huge success. In the summer of 1984 the label has announced the termination of the contract with the group. Records”. However,”manovarovtsy”become discouraged and soon signed a contract with”10 Records”. Sign Of The Hammer”, Manowar”With a little work in the studio group has issued to the public in the same ’84 new CD”Sign Of The Hammer”, which secured the success of”Manowar”in European markets. Motorhead”. All 1985 group held a world tour, which managed to play with themselves”Motorhead”. In 1986, he returned to America, the band entered the studio and began recording a new album. However, the fire that occurred at the studio, destroyed all the records of the team. Records”Manowar”As a result,”10 Records”went bankrupt, and”Manowar”were back on the street. And once again luck did not turn away from the”warrior”. Atlantic Records”, Fighting The World”. By signing a contract with a major US label”Atlantic Records”, a group in the following year released a new album”Fighting The World”. Songs on the new album became more clear and intelligible, that meant only one thing – the group has reached a new level in both text and musically. Blow Your Speakers”Defender”On the track”Blow Your Speakers”was filmed video and the song”Defender”was released on a single. In the same year, the group recognized the loudest band in the world that has been documented in the Guinness Book. At the end of the tour, held the rest of 1987 and half of 1988, the group re-entered the studio to create your next creation. Kings Of Metal”. The new CD was released in November and was called”Kings Of Metal”. The disc is a real ideal of what could be called heavy metal. He was and fast, fast songs and ballads. The disc took first place in almost all the charts of the world. Pleasure Slave”, Critics still find something to complain about: they did not like the song”Pleasure Slave”, for which”manovarovtsov”accused of male chauvinism. After the release of the disc within the group there was a problem – the composition left Ross”The Boss”. In his place was taken by Michael”Dave”Schenkel. After two years of touring team departed Scott Columbus, who was seriously ill son. Manowar”However, he took care of the future”Manowar”and left himself a worthy replacement – a kid named Reno. Triumph Of Steel”, The new album, titled”Triumph Of Steel”, lived up to expectations: the drummer perfectly cope with their responsibilities, hearing about bad voice Erica was not confirmed, and most importantly – the group has remained true heavy metal. At the same time began to appear on the horizon, new musical trends – grunge and alternative, that the beginning of the metal push into the background. Manowar”, However, this did not prevent”Manowar”, which again went to the touring England, Germany and Japan. In late 1993, the record label after the contract sent “soldiers”on the street. Again, salvation came unexpectedly. Geffen Records”, Group will Kallodner John, who invited the boys to”Geffen Records”, which immediately got down to business. Geffen Records”First of all,”Geffen Records”republished all albums in remastered form groups. Secrets Of Steel”Into Glory Ride”Hail To England”. Also released the disc”Secrets Of Steel”with a 20-minute video biography of the group and two albums -“Into Glory Ride”and”Hail To England”. A group, meanwhile 2 years toured the world. Atlantic Records”The Hell Of Steel”, Heart Of Steel”In parallel with this, the company is already the former”Atlantic Records”released a compilation of”The Hell Of Steel”, which as a bonus track has been added to the song”Heart Of Steel”in German. After the end of the tour group left Schenkel. In his place was taken by Karl Logan. Simultaneously, the former drummer Scott Columbus was again admitted to the group. Louder Than Hell”. In this part of the half-year was recorded and issued an album”Louder Than Hell”. Today Is A Good Day To Die”, Against the background of this masterpiece stood epic song”Today Is A Good Day To Die”, which is telling us about the hard life of the Indians. Return Of The Warlord”MTV. For the song”Return Of The Warlord”video was shot several times on MTV. The group went on tour again. At this time, the starting point was the South America. Manowar”Hell On Wheels”. Having played with the success of all of its planned show,”Manowar”traveled to Europe with a tour”Hell On Wheels”. Hell On Wheels”. At the end of the tour it was released the first-ever group double live album”Hell On Wheels”. Teichiku”At the same time the Japanese company”Teichiku”released a video compilation, on which were written all the band’s videos, including concert footage. Hell On Wheels””Hell On Stage”. After the tour,”Hell On Wheels””Warriors,”set off a new tour -“Hell On Stage”. After passing through England, Scandinavia and Russia, the group changed again (already on their own) label. Nuclear Blast”,”Hell On Stage”. By signing a contract with the “Nuclear Blast”, “Manowar”released their second live album, titled”Hell On Stage”. Hell On Earth”, It was also recorded and released the first part of the video “Hell On Earth”, which appeared in stores in summer 2000. Hell On Earth”. Soon came the second part of the video “Hell On Earth”. Warriors Of The World”, Before the release of their new album, “Warriors Of The World”, which was released for sale in 2002, the band embarked on a US tour, which began in New York. Manowar”Immortal”. In the opening act”Manowar”were Norwegian blekari”Immortal”. Then followed a series of concerts in Canada. Manowar”Gods Of Metal”, Blind Guardian”,”Running Wild”, “Halford”, “Blaze”Doro”. And after”Manowar”went to Europe, where he performed at the festival”Gods Of Metal”, which was also attended by such stars as “Blind Guardian”, “Running Wild”, “Halford”, “Blaze”and”Doro”. Warriors Of The World”, Soon the light was released album “Warriors Of The World”, which once again proved that the “warriors”and will not change his style – heavy metal. Nuclear Blast . In 2004, the band parted ways with Nuclear Blast. Magic Circle Music, Manowar Joey DeMaio founded his own record company Magic Circle Music, where Manowar began to publish their drives. Rhapsody. On the same label soon went their partners Tours, the group Rhapsody. 25 King of Kings », The Ascension » King of Kings », Gods of War». July 25, 2005 has been released on-line version of the single «King of Kings», containing the song «The Ascension» and «King of Kings», which then enter the album «Gods of War». 27 The Sons of Odin ». February 27, 2006 the band released the single «The Sons of Odin». Recording the new album was delayed due to the fact that during the recording sessions guitarist Karl Logan had an accident on his motorcycle and injured his elbow. Injuries were so serious that could cause nerve damage; it would mean the end of his musical career. However, after months of painful rehabilitation guitarist recovered, and now states that had never played so well. 23 Magic Circle Music Gods of War». February 23, 2007 via Magic Circle Music released a new album – concept «Gods of War». The texts of the album, it is assumed as the first in a series of concept albums, dedicated to the gods of Norse mythology, Odin mostly. Gods of War» In the «Gods of War» group showed a marked influence symphonic metal, its 16 tracks make up a significant portion of text and instrumental interludes, performed with choirs, piano and orchestra. This experiment was not approved by all the fans, some of them declared. the band changed their style. Nevertheless, the album was a success in sales. Demons, Dragons and Warriors ), Rhapsody Holy Hell. Immediately after the release, the band went on tour”Demons, Dragons and Warriors» (Demons, Dragons and Warriors), together with groups of Rhapsody and Holy Hell. As part of this tour, the group visited 13 cities. Manowar In April 2007, Manowar performed in Moscow at the Sports Palace “Luzhniki”. 6 Magic Circle Festival, Manowar Magic Circle Music. 6 and 7 July 2007 passed the Magic Circle Festival, organized by the own label Manowar Magic Circle Music. Manowar Manowar appearances at the festival were held on both days. Manowar Gamma Ray, Majesty, Holyhell, Stormwarrior, Messiah’s Kiss, David Shankle Group, Lion’s share, Heavenly. Manowar addition to the festival’s group Gamma Ray, Majesty, Holyhell, Stormwarrior, Messiah’s Kiss, David Shankle Group, Lion’s share, Heavenly. 23 DVD Magic Circle Festival Volume I. November 23, 2007 held a free speech group in Hamburg dedicated to the output DVD Magic Circle Festival Volume I. The speech was short and contained only 9 songs. Place the hammer at this concert took Rhino as Scott Columbus was unable to fly from the United States. Silent Night . In late 2007, a group of the group performed a Christmas song Silent Night. Record was posted on their website for free download as a gift to fans on Christmas. Later this record were laid again in 2008. 5 Manowar July 5, 2008 in the town of Kavarna Manowar set a new record for the length of a heavy metal concert. Speech took five hours and one minute. The record was fixed by representatives of Guinness Book of Records. Kings of Metal The Kings Of Metal 20th Anniversary Event, Magic Circle Festival 2008. Manowar By the twentieth anniversary since the release of the album Kings of Metal Group held The Kings Of Metal 20th Anniversary Event, held at the Magic Circle Festival 2008. Speech Manowar lasted 2 days (four to take the festival), for which the band performed all their first 6 albums entirely. Manowar Also at the festival July 12 Manowar set a new record for the volume at the concert. Before the concert, the audience was warned about the dangers to health and offered to buy earplugs. During the sound check it was registered sound level 139dB. Magic Circle Festival 2008 The festival Magic Circle Festival 2008 Joey DeMaio said that the premiere of the new album will be on the festival next year. The album will be sold together with a book in the fantasy genre, written especially for this album. The author of the book speak German writer Wolfgang Hohlbein. Also in the plans to remove this book movie and create a video game. Manowar Die With Honor. At the same festival was handed out 20,000 free singles Manowar Die With Honor. In late 2008, the group was forced to temporarily leave the drummer Scott Columbus, who survived the destruction of almost all his family and became depressed. Manowar The first half of the year it is replaced by Rhino, and then sat down behind the drums Donnie Hamzik, which remains a session drummer Manowar currently. Scott Columbus, however, continues to be listed as a group on its website, and colleagues are counting on his return to duty. The Asgard Saga». In April 2009, it was announced that a new project group will be called «The Asgard Saga». It is not just an album, a media project that includes a book, a film, a series of concerts with performances and role-playing games, as well as an interactive website. Magic Circle. Premiere and the output of the first book is scheduled for July 18 at the third Festival of Magic Circle. 13 EP Thunder In The Sky. June 13 in the framework of this project, the group released EP Thunder In The Sky. Father» The song «Father» was recorded in 16 languages. Hammer Of The Gods» Exit full-length album titled «Hammer Of The Gods» is scheduled for the end of 2009. Death To The Infidels» Manowar Appearances at summer festivals of 2009 were united in a tour called «Death To The Infidels» within the framework of this tour Manowar third visit to Russia. A-One, The day before the concert, Eric Adams visited the talk show “Zvezdochat” TV channel A-One, which answered questions from viewers. Father During this transfer he made the statement that the song will be recorded Father even three languages, one of which is the Russian language. 23 Metal On Demand», Magic Circle Music November 23 group announced its new project – «Metal On Demand», whereby the video groups Magic Circle Music for a fee, can be downloaded directly from the Internet. Hell On Earth V, DVD The first of these was the video Hell On Earth V, which was released as a DVD December 5th. Father On Christmas Eve, December 24 versions of the song Father in Swedish and Russian languages ​​are available for download free of charge at the website of the official magazine of the group.
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