Mars Attacks Podcast 25 – Michael Kiske Part 2

This episode contains the second part of an interview I conducted with former Helloween lead singer Michael Kiske, sorry for the delay. As mentioned during a previous post, he just recently put out an album with Amanda Somerville called Kiske Somerville, and is currently working on an album with the band Unisonic. You’ve read a lot of things our there regarding his thoughts on metal music, well if you’re a fan, you need to listen to both interviews to see what he really things of metal, his fans, his future with Unisonic, and his former band mates, etc.

During the episode you’ll hear tracks off of the album with Amanda Somerville, and a bunch of classic Helloween that features Michael on lead vocals.


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Mars Attacks Podcast Episode 24 – Michael Kiske Part 1

This episode contains the first part of an interview I conducted with former Helloween lead singer Michael Kiske. He just recently put out an album with Amanda Somerville called Kiske Somerville, and I was lucky enough to interview him regarding the album, his past with Helloween, and his current band Unisonic. This is a must listen to interview if you are a fan of Helloween as he discusses how and why he was fired from the band, why he thinks the band was never able to recapture what they did on the original two Keeper of the Seven Keys albums, and why Ingo

We also touch on a plethora of other topics, just take a look at the tags to get a rough idea of what we discussed. Part 2 should be up next week.

During the episode you’ll hear tracks off of the album with Amanda Somerville, some of his solo work (including a track that features Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith and ex Helloween guitarist Kai Hansen), a Helloween track that was retooled for a solo acoustic album, and of course some classic Helloween that features Michael on lead vocals.


Podcast Episode 3 – Blaze Bayley

During this episode of Mars Attacks Podcast we debut an interview conducted a few weeks back with Blaze Bayley, ex-lead singer of Iron Maiden and Wolfsbane. During this interview we discuss his new album Promise and Terror, as well as his history with Maiden, among other things. He also makes some interesting statements along the way regarding Judas Priest and Rob Halford.

Items discussed are as follows:

Blaze Bayley, Promise and Terror, The Man That Would Not Die, Blood And Belief, Iron Maiden, Wolfsbane, Bruce Dickinson, Adrian Smith, Jase Edwards, Candlelight Records, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Nickelback, Metallica, Megadeth, Concrete Convention, Kerrrang, Ripper Owens, Steve Harris, Sanctuary Management, Nico Bermudez