Category: GAMMA RAY

THE UNITY – Rise [Japanese Edition +3] (2018)

Only about a year and a half after the arrival of its self-titled debut album, German-Italian melodic metal act THE UNITY is ready to strike again: September 14 will see the release of the band’s follow-up effort, “Rise”, on SPV/Steamhammer. This already appeared Japanese edition includes 3 bonus tracks. The Unity continues to consist of Gamma Ray members drummer Michael...

HANSEN & FRIENDS – Thank You Wacken! [Japanese Edition +1] (2017)

HANSEN & FRIENDS – Thank You Wacken! [Japanese Edition +1] (2017)

German rock/metal legend Kai HANSEN releases the live album “Thank You Wacken!” later this month in Europe but the Japanese Edition just appeared some days ago. This Asian version is of special interest as it features as exclusive bonus track a new version of “Stranger In Time”, the only studio song on the CD. From Helloween to Gamma Ray and...

THE UNITY – The Unity (2017)

THE UNITY – The Unity (2017)

Next May 5th new project THE UNITY unleashes their self-titled debut album “The Unity” via Steamhammer Records. The main men are Gamma Ray members Michael Ehré (drums) and Henjo Richter (guitar). Richter has been part of the Hamburg power metal outfit for some twenty years, while Ehré’s CV includes – prior to his joining the Gamma Ray fold in 2012...

KAI HANSEN & Friends – XXX : Three Decades In Metal (2016)

KAI HANSEN & Friends – XXX : Three Decades In Metal (2016)

Monster vocalist KAI HANSEN is gearing up for the release of “XXX – Three Decades In Metal” tomorrow, September 16. With collaboration from some renowned stars & friends, this is the first solo album by Hansen, one of the most influential singers to emerge from Germany during the first part of the ’80s. Hansen first made his name with the...

GAMMA RAY – Heading For Tomorrow [Remastered & Expanded 2 CD] (2015)

* “Heading For Tomorrow” was the debut album by the legendary German metallers band GAMMA RAY. It was intended to be the first solo album of Helloween’s guitarist, vocalist and primary songwriter Kai Hansen after he left the band, but he re-named the project as Gamma Ray.Now “Heading For Tomorrow” reached its 25 Anniversary, and Hansen is celebrating the event...

GAMMA RAY – The Best Of [Deluxe Edition remastered] (2015)

GAMMA RAY – The Best Of [Deluxe Edition remastered] (2015)

* Amazingly it has been thirty years since former Helloween guitarist Kai Hansen formed GAMMA RAY… time flies and it was time for a “GAMMA RAY Best Of“. The release comes as a standard 2CD package, this awesomely presented 2CD limited Deluxe Edition, and for the vinyl junkies, a 4 vinyl gatefold edition. The band’s backlist are due for re-issue...