Helloween will release their new studio after former singer Michael Kiske and guitarist Kai Hansen rejoined the band for their 2017-2018 tour.
Drummer Dani Löble. says:
“This record is the coronation of the Pumpkins United journey!,” . “I have always been fascinated by the different character traits and facets of Helloween’s history. For example the legendary voices of Michi, Andi [Deris] and Kai. To enjoy them now together on one record, under one flag is the ultimate Helloween experience.”
“Being in the studio with my old companions after 30 years away was very emotional for me,”He originally left the band in 1989. “But at the same time it was a completely different experience with the “new” boys.
“The collaboration of different songwriters, is a unique mix which draws from all chapters of the band’s history. Helloween is a big part of my life and I am looking forward to celebrating the songs live for and with our fans!”
Guitarist Michael Weikath says, “It is the incomprehensible encounter of seven musicians who are working as friends and even family who have created something that no one would have thought could be possible. It is like awaking from a sleep but still being in an incredible dream.“
“Skyfall”, which will be released on April 2.
“It is the most elaborate video clip in the history of the band. Portrayed via truly cinematic 3-D animation, this video is a real high end experience.”