Origin: Hamburg, Germany
Genres: Power Metal
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Stormwarrior  


Still more Germanic power metal, hardly surprising from a band called Stormwarrior that features song titles such as "Heavy Metal Fire", "Sons Of Steele", "Heroic Deathe", and the like. And, frankly, it's hard to take band like this seriously, what with stage names such as Thunder Axe, Black Sword, and the like, particularly since they themselves do take this seriously. Early Helloween is the prime reference here, with traces of Manowar and Running Wild thrown in as well. One thing going for them is that Lars Ramcke's vocals are more throaty, meaning he's far less prone to wail and scream like many of his contemporaries. Elsewhere, though, all the trademarks of prime Germanic speed/power metal are here, with plenty of speedy riffs and anthemic choruses that fans of this style crave. So, strictly a band for the converted, but at least they do perform the style well.

Current Members

Lars Ramcke

vocals/guitars

David Wieczorek

guitars

Alex Guth

guitars

Yenz Leonhardt

bass (Iron Savior, Savage Circus)

Jörg Uken

drums (Nightfall, Rumble Militia)

Former Members/Guests

Scott Bölter

guitars

Tim Zienert

bass

Jussi Zimmerman

bass

Andre Schumann

drums

Falko Reshöft

drums

Hendrik Thiesbrummel

drums


Discography



Stormwarrior 
2002
  1. The Hammer Returneth
  2. Signe Of The Warlorde
  3. Sons Of Steele
  4. Bounde By The Oathe
  5. Deceiver
  6. The Axewielder
  7. Deathe By The Blade
  8. Thunderer
  9. Iron Prayers
  10. Defenders Of Metal
  11. Chains Of Slavery
  12. Heavy Metal (Is The Law)
  • Lars Ramcke
  • Scott Bölter
  • Tim Zienert
  • Andre Schumann

Reviews:   Lords Of Metal 



(EP) Heavy Metal Fire 
2003
  1. Óðinn’s Warriors
  2. Warrior
  3. Heavy Metal Fire
  4. Thy Laste Fyre
  5. Spikes and Leather
  6. Storm of Victory
  7. Attack of the Metal Hellstorm
  • Lars Ramcke
  • Scott Bölter
  • Jussi Zimmerman
  • Falko Reshöft




Northern Rage 
2004 Remedy
  1. And The Northewinde Bloweth
  2. Heroic Deathe
  3. Valhalla
  4. Thy Laste Fyre
  5. Welcome Thy Rite
  6. Óðinn’s Warriors
  7. Bloode Eagle
  8. Sigrblót
  9. To Foreign Shores
  10. Lindisfarnel
  • Lars Ramcke
  • David Wieczorek
  • Jussi Zimmerman
  • Falko Reshöft

Reviews:   Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



At Foreign Shores - Live In Japan  LIVE
2006 Remedy
  1. And The Northewinde Bloweth
  2. Signe Of The Warlorde
  3. Heavy Metal Fire
  4. The Axewielder
  5. Valhalla
  6. Odinn´s Warriors
  7. Thunderer
  8. To Foreign Shores
  9. Lindisfarne
  10. Iron Prayers
  • Lars Ramcke
  • David Wieczorek
  • Alex Guth
  • Jussi Zimmerman
  • Falko Reshöft




Heading Northe 
2008 Locomotive
  1. And The Horde Calleth For Oden (Intro)
  2. Heading Northe
  3. Metal Legacy
  4. The Holy Cross
  5. Iron Gods
  6. Ragnarök
  7. The Revenge Of Asa Lande
  8. Remember The Oathe
  9. Lion Of The Northe
  10. Into The Battle
  11. And The Valkyries Ride (Outro)
  • Lars Ramcke
  • Alex Guth
  • Yenz Leonhardt
  • Falko Reshöft

Reviews:   Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



Heathen Warrior 
2011 Massacre
  1. ...Og Hammeren Hæves Til Slag...
  2. Heathen Warrior
  3. The Ride of Asgård
  4. Heirs to the Fighte
  5. Bloode to Bloode
  6. Fyre & Ice
  7. The Returne
  8. Wolven Nights
  9. Ravenhearte
  10. The Valkyries Call
  11. And Northern Steele Remaineth
  • Lars Ramcke
  • Alex Guth
  • Yenz Leonhardt
  • Hendrik Thiesbrummel




Thunder & Steele 
2014 Massacre
  1. Thunder & Steele
  2. Metal Avenger
  3. Sacred Blade
  4. Ironborn
  5. Steelcrusader
  6. Fyres in the Nighte
  7. Die by the Hammer
  8. Child of Fyre
  9. One Will Survive
  10. Servants of Metal
  • Lars Ramcke
  • Alex Guth
  • Yenz Leonhardt
  • Jörg Uken


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