Michael Weikath

HELLOWEEN new album “Helloween” enters the official German album charts at #1 !!!

It’s the album that every metal fan has been waiting a long time for. “Helloween” bundles everything that defines Helloween”, writes DEAF FOREVER editor Lothar Hausfeld. “An epic adventure for the ages”, judge Peter Albers from BREAKOUT magazine and Rüdiger Stehle of POWERMETAL.DE state: “The new album from HELLOWEEN is…

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HELLOWEEN – Andi Deris discusses Pumpkins United, new “Helloween” album and more

INTERVIEW AND LIVE PICTURES BY MARKO SYRJALA German metal legend Helloween has returned with its sixteenth studio album “Helloween.” The album is the first full-length studio release showcasing the band’s revamped lineup, also known as “Pumpkins United.” Singer Andi Deris, guitarists Michael Weikath, Sascha Gerstner, bassist Markus Grosskopf, and drummer…

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HELLOWEEN – Guitarist Michael Weikath

Guitarist Michael Weikath Interview & live pictures by Luxi Lahtinen Transcription by Andy Osborn The history of German speed/power metal force Helloween dates back to the late 70´s when Helloween was formed by guitarist Kai Hansen, guitarist/vocalist Piet Sielck, Ingo Schwichtenberg on drums and Marcus Grosskopf on bass. The band was still…

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Michael Weikath of Helloween (audio)

Michael Weikath of…Interviewed in June 1999 By EvilG Michael Weikath, as most of you know, is one of Helloween’s lead guitarists. I talked at length to Michael about Helloween, pumpkins, their music, tours, fans, the internet, legs, and the upcoming Helloween covers CD.