World renowned German power metal pioneers, Helloween today arrived Kohima for the Hornbill International Music Festival at the Indira Gandhi Stadium.
Helloween currently comprises Andi Deris (lead vocalist), Markus Grosskopf (Bassist), Sascha Gerstner (Lead guitarist and backing vocals), Daniel Loble (Drummer) and Michael Weikath (Guitar).
Helloween, founded in 1984 in Hamburg, Northern Germany, is a pioneering force in the power metal genre. Their second and third studio albums, “Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I” and “Part II”, are considered masterpieces of the genre.
“We have never been to India… this is out first time and it is an adventure – a dream come true,” Deris told reporters at De Oriental Grand here.
In a career traced back in 1984, Helloween performed at innumerable metal festivals around the globe. The band has delivered in countless headliner world tours, spectacular shows, with the likes of Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath, Dio, Slayer or Ozzy Osbourne to just name a few.