This web-page list people who have played an important role in the evolution of rock music as musician, producer, sound engineer, mastering engineer, artwork artist, photographer or just by hanging around.
Udo Dirkschneider is a German heavy metal singer who rose to fame with German heavy metal band Accept. After leaving Accept in 1987, he formed U.D.O., with whom he has enjoyed commercial success as well.During the 1980s he also produced albums for the Heavy Metal bands: Faithful Breath, Raven and Street Fighter.
Ulrich Roth ( also known as Uli Jon Roth ) a German guitar player and best known as the Lead Guitarist of the German Hard Rock / Heavy Metal band "Scorpions". He started his career in a band called "Dawn Road" around 1973. The band-members Uli Jon Roth, Achim Kirschning, Francis Buchholz, Jürgen Rosenthal joined Rudolf Schenker and Klaus Meine to form "Scorpions". Roth was guitarist with "Scorpions" from 1974 until 1977 and formed is proper band "Electric Sun".
Uwe "Buffo" Schnädelbach a German Photographer, Editor and Band manager (Tankard). During the 1980s he has photographed a dozen of Heavy Metal bands. 1980's Timeline of album covers with photos by Uwe "Buffo" Schnädelbach: 1986 Possessed By Fire, Exumer 1987 Behind The Mirror (Single), Kreator 1987 Chemical Invasion, Tankard 1987 Terrible Certainty, Kreator 1988 Out Of The Dark... Into The Light (Ep), Kreator 1988 The Morning After, Tankard 1988 Zombie Attack, Tankard 1990 Blind Guardian - Tales From The Twilight World 1990 The Meaning Of Life, Tankard