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Concert Report: Dirkschneider Vaasa,Finland 5.3.2016

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Report and Photos by: Samuli Keskitalo

Certain situations are born usually when a frontman of a big classic band parts ways from his band. These kind of situations have been present in the history of heavy metal. Some can deal with it, some can’t. A similar situation has been in many cases of Accept and Udo Dirkschneider, the legendary germany vocalist, who was one of the strongest links in Accept. To me that is not a big deal anymore, because Accept has its own ways with a new vocalist and new line-up, and Udo has his great time and respect as a solo artist. But if you still want to hear a setlist full of Accept songs and classics sang by Udo, now is your time: Dirkschneider – Back To The Roots Tour, which contains a setlist just full of Accept stuff from the years 1980 – 1986. This tour is meant to be a farewell to Accept themed tour by Udo and in my opinion it was a good choice. After this tour there shouldn’t be any ”bring Udo back to Accept” requests. Continue reading Concert Report: Dirkschneider Vaasa,Finland 5.3.2016

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U.D.O. Gearing Up For Show With Marine Corps Orchestra; Rehearsal Footage Available

U.D.O. – featuring former ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider – will perform a special show during their current tour on February 20th in Tuttlingen, Germany with the Marinemusikkorps Nordsee (North Sea Marine Corps Orchestra). Germany’s NDR network has released rehearsal footage for the show: Continue reading U.D.O. Gearing Up For Show With Marine Corps Orchestra; Rehearsal Footage Available

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Lazy Bonez at Henry’s Pub in Kuopio, Finland

 

I recently got to interview Kuopio’ Finland’s Lazy Bonez which consists of member from Tarot and other Finnish metal bands.  We discuss their upcoming tour with UDO, Udo’s guest appearance on the album and who was responsible for their cover of Lady Gaga’s ‘Poker Face’

Great interview with some cool guys.  Check it out below!

ACCEPT’s Wolf Hoffmann Talks Acceptology; Video

The Dropping The Needle podcast is joined by Wolf Hoffmann of ACCEPT fame who talks about today’s news that the band are working on a documentary called Acceptology.

Dropping The Needle is the podcast where all music from all genres is discussed. New releases, classic albums, rediscovered music, signed and unsigned. No ass kissing, just two guys talking about music. Dropping The Needle is hosted Michael Brandvold from Michael Brandvold Marketing and Mitch Lafon, rock journalist. For more details visit DroppingTheNeedle.com.


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U.D.O. Frontman On Refusing ACCEPT Reunion – “I Have Been Asked About Rejoining And Didn’t Directly Say No…”

U.D.O. / ex-ACCEPT frontman Udo Dirkschneider recently spoke with Mark Dean at Myglobalmind.com. An excerpt from the interview is available below:


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