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Die Apokalyptischen Reiter


1995-  Daniel Täumel - guitars, vocals
1995-  Volkmar Weber - bass, vocals
2023-  Titus Maximus - guitars
2023-  Rohgarr - drums
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1995-1999  Skelleton - drums, vocals
1995-2021  Mark "Dr. Pest" Szakul - keyboards
2000-2022  Georg Lenhardt - drums
2004-2008  Pitrone - guitars
2008-2009  Lady Catman - guitars
2009-2023  Adrian "Ady" Vogel - guitars
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2002  Tim Baumgärtel - drums
2002-2004  Pitrone - guitars
2007  Ally Storch - violin
2007-2008  Susanne Ehlers - vocals
2014  Chrigel Glanzmann - flute
2017  Alexander Dietz - additional vocals
2022  Chris Harms - narration


1996 Firestorm [Demo] 6.5
2000 Sign Of The Hammer [VA] 8
2005 Monsters Of Death [DVD] 8.4
2006 Friede Sei Mit Dir [DVD] 8.4
2008 Tobsucht - Reitermania Over Wacken & Party.San [DVD] 9.2
2009 Adrenalin [Live] 8.3
2009 Amalgamate [VA]
2011 Dr. Pest [Single] 9
2011 The Greatest Of The Best [Compilation] 6.5
2021 Volle Kraft! [Single] 5
2023 Adler Fliegen [Single]

Latest reviews

Where? A cabin in Germany. Who? A highly unpredictable metal outfit. What? Jamming from scratch. When? Two days before a double album was recorded. How? Beats me.
Review by Netzach ››
The unpredictable Reiter are back with album number seven. The extravaganza band from Thüringen, Germany has been enjoying the spotlight directed on them following the very successful Riders on the Storm release in 2006.

While the new offering,...
Review by Dream Taster ››
These riders of the storm have always been quite a strictly German affair, but over the past few years Die Apokalyptischen Reiter have broadened their horizons and now have interest from more than just one centralised area or Europe. After a massively...
Review by Baz Anderson ››
Fine albums feature well-written songs while masterpieces have an atmosphere that binds all of the songs together. 2006's Riders on the Storm belongs to the latter category. Knowing little about the band upon buying this record, I found myself gazing...
Review by Dream Taster ››

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