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U.D.O.



Rank:
512
165 fans
Also known as UDO

Country: Germany
Label: AFM Records

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Formed in: 1987
Broke up: 1992-1995

1987- Heavy metal

Line-up

1987-  Udo Dirkschneider - vocals
2012-  Andrey Smirnov - guitars
2015-  Sven Dirkschneider - drums
2018-  Tilen Hudrap - bass
2018-  Dee Dammers - guitars
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1988  Peter Szigeti - guitars
1988  Frank Rittel - bass
1988-1991  Mathias Dieth - guitars
1989  Andy Susemihl - guitars
1989-1991  Stefan Schwarzmann - drums
› 1997-1999  -//-
1989-1991  Thomas "Bodo" Smuszynski - bass
1990  Wolla Boehm - guitars
1991  Frank Fricke - guitars
1997-1999  Jürgen Graf - guitars
1997-2012  Stefan Kaufmann - guitars
1997-2019  Fitty Wienhold - bass
1999-2013  Igor Gianola - guitars
2000-2004  Lorenzo Milani - drums
2004-2014  Francesco Jovino - drums
2013-2017  Kasperi Heikkinen - guitars
2017-2018  Bill Hudson - guitars
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1988  Thomas Franke - drums
2004  Marcus Bielenberg - bass
2018  Stefan Kaufmann - guitars
2019-2010  David Reece - vocals
1997-2007  Frank Knight - backing vocals
2002  Doro Pesch - vocals
2020  Manuela Markewitz - vocals

Discography

1988 They Want War [Single]
1989 U.D.O. / Mammoth [Split]
1990 Faceless World [Single]
1990 Heart Of Gold [Single]
1997 Two Faced Woman [Single]
1997 The Best Of [Compilation]
1997 Best [Compilation]
1997 Independence Day [Single]
1998 Lovemachine [Single]
1998 Accept / Animal House [Split]
1999 Poka [Compilation]
1999 Best Of [Compilation] 7
2001 Metal Or Die - A Tribute To Accept Vol. 2 [VA] 8
2001 Music Collection [Compilation]
2001 Live From Russia [Live] 8.1
2002 Dancing With An Angel [Single] 9
2002 Music Box [Compilation]
2003 Collection [Split]
2003 Nailed To Metal - The Missing Tracks [Live] 7
2003 Nailed To Metal - The Complete History [DVD] 7
2004 Thundervision [DVD]
2007 The Wrong Side Of Midnight [Single] 8
2007 Metallized - 20 Years Of Metal [Compilation] 8.5
2008 Mastercutor Alive [DVD] 8.8
2008 Mastercutor Alive [Live] 8
2009 Best Of & Live [Live]
2010 Wacken Hymne - Heavy Metal W:O:A [Split]
2011 Leatherhead [Single] 7.3
2011 Wacken Hymne - Wacken Will Never Die [Split]
2011 15 Years - Metal Addiction [VA] 8.5
2012 Celebrator - Rare Tracks [Split] 7.6
2012 Live In Sofia [DVD] 7.8
2013 Metal Machine [Single]
2013 Steelhammer [Single] [Single]
2014 Steelhammer - Live From Moscow [Live] 8.6
2014 Decadent [Single]
2015 Navy Metal Night [DVD] 8
2016 Dirkschneider - Back To The Roots [Live] 9
2017 Live - Back To The Roots - Accepted [Live] 9.5
2018 Rising High [Single]
2018 One Heart One Soul [Single]
2019 Fire Blood And Steel / Blood On Fire [Split]
2020 We Are One [Collaboration] [Single] 4
2020 Neon Diamond [Collaboration] [Single] 4
2020 Pandemonium [Collaboration] [Single]
2020 Future Is The Reason Why [Collaboration] [Single]
2020 Where The Angels Fly [Collaboration] [Single]
2021 Live In Bulgaria 2020 - Pandemic Survival Show [Live] 5.3

Latest reviews

U.D.O. are back with their sixteenth studio album, Steelfactory, and it comes just after Udo Dirkschneider's worldwide tour under the name Dirkschneider, in which this heavy metal legend performed his Accept material for the last time. This chapter is supposed to be closed for good now and we have new music from U.D.O. to listen to. But does someone ever close one of the most successful chapters in his career?   Review by nikarg ››
Some people just live and breathe heavy metal, and none more so than Udo Dirkschneider, lead vocalist of U.D.O., who dispels any notion that old age results in mandatory mellowing out. Indeed not many of the 1970s vintage metal pioneers still crank out meaty slabs of heavy metal, other than maybe Udo's old band, Accept.   Review by deadone ››
After a really bad album (the infamous "Mission N° X") Udo Dirkschneider and his personal combo had to react seriously. Honestly, the previous album was a joke and a bad one and all the fans of the great Udo and the one of Accept, were really...   Review by Jeff ››
The other day I was reviewing "24/7" the "promotional" EP of the new album of Mr Udo Dirkschneider with U.D.O., not really surprising this CD was even actually a bit scary because except "24/7" and a song that's not...   Review by Jeff ››

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Concerts

06.02.2022 RUS, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
08.02.2022 RUS, Khabarovsk
09.02.2022 RUS, Vladivostok
11.02.2022 RUS, St. Petersburg
13.02.2022 RUS, Nizhny Novgorod
15.02.2022 RUS, Kazan
17.02.2022 RUS, Ufa
19.02.2022 RUS, Samara
21.02.2022 RUS, Penza
22.02.2022 RUS, Saratov
25.02.2022 RUS, Voronezh
26.02.2022 RUS, Rostov On Don
27.02.2022 RUS, Moscow
28.02.2022 RUS, Volgograd
07.03.2022 FRA, Paris
08.03.2022 FRA, Strasbourg
10.03.2022 ESP, Barcelona
11.03.2022 ESP, Madrid
12.03.2022 ESP, Pamplona
17.03.2022 CZE, Plzen
18.03.2022 CZE, Zlin
19.03.2022 CZE, Ostrava
20.03.2022 SVK, Bratislava
22.03.2022 SVK, Zvolen
23.03.2022 HUN, Budapest
24.03.2022 ROM, Cluj-Napoca
25.03.2022 ROM, Bucharest
26.03.2022 BUL, Sofia
31.03.2022 ITA, Bergamo
01.04.2022 ITA, San Dona di Piave
03.04.2022 BEL, Antwerp
05.04.2022 DEN, Copenhagen
06.04.2022 GER, Hamburg
08.04.2022 NOR, Trondheim
09.04.2022 NOR, Odal
10.04.2022 NOR, Stavanger
12.04.2022 SWE, Gothenburg
13.04.2022 SWE, Helsingborg
15.04.2022 FIN, Tampere
16.04.2022 FIN, Jyväskylä
17.04.2022 FIN, Helsinki
19.04.2022 EST, Tallinn
20.04.2022 LAT, Riga
21.04.2022 LTU, Vilnius
23.04.2022 GER, Vacha
25.04.2022 GER, Berlin
26.04.2022 GER, Cologne
27.04.2022 GER, Munich
28.04.2022 GER, Regensburg
29.04.2022 GER, Memmingen
30.04.2022 GER, Leipzig
02.05.2022 GER, Saarbrücken
03.05.2022 GER, Nürnberg
05.05.2022 GER, Halen - Hell Over Halen 2022
05.05.2022 GER, Langen
06.05.2022 GER, Coesfeld
08.05.2022 GER, Stuttgart
10.05.2022 SUI, Pratteln
04.08.2022 GER, Wacken - Wacken Open Air 2022 (6)

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