Railway is a German Heavy Metal band from Munich and active since 1977. Railway is a heavy metal band that formed in the late 1970s. They play a style of heavy metal music similar to that of Accept . They split up after their 6th studio album but have since reformed and released a "best of" album

  Railway II was their 2nd full length album and released in 1970

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Album Description:

"Railway II" is the second studio album by the German heavy metal band, Railway. It was released in 1985 and was the band's most successful album, cementing their place in the German heavy metal scene. The album features the talents of musicians Walter Wicha and Robert Haslinger, who helped to create the band's unique sound.

"Railway II" was a critical and commercial success upon its release in 1985. The album helped to cement Railway's place in the German heavy metal scene and solidified their reputation as one of the most innovative and talented bands of the era. The album's success can be attributed to the contributions of musicians Walter Wicha and Robert Haslinger, who helped to create the band's unique sound and style.

Music Genre:

  German Heavy Metal

Album  Production information:

The album: "RAILWAY - Railway II" was produced by: Kalle Trap, Hermann Janowitz, Robert Haslinger, Walter Wicha. Uwe Ziegler assisted with the engineering.


Kalle Trapp is a highly skilled and accomplished musician, sound engineer, and music producer hailing from Germany. With a deep passion for music and a relentless pursuit of sonic perfection, Trapp has made significant contributions to the industry throughout his career.


Trapp's musical journey began in his formative years, where he developed a profound love for various instruments and an insatiable curiosity for sound production techniques. His talent and dedication led him to join Karo Musikstudio, a renowned recording studio located in Germany, where he would embark on an impressive professional trajectory.

At Karo Musikstudio, Trapp's expertise as a sound engineer and producer flourished. He worked closely with a multitude of bands and artists, lending his technical prowess and artistic vision to their projects. His keen ear for detail and commitment to excellence earned him a reputation for delivering exceptional audio quality and innovative production techniques.

Throughout his career, Trapp had the privilege of collaborating with several esteemed bands, infusing their music with his unique creative perspective. He has been working for albums of "Angel Dust", "Blind Guardian", "Destruction", "Iron Angel", "Mad Max", Paganini, Paradox, Pestilence, Samain, Saxon, Sortilege and many others bands he has worked with include:

1. Rammstein: Trapp's technical proficiency and inventive approach to sound engineering contributed to the distinctive sonic identity of the German industrial metal band Rammstein. His collaborations helped shape the band's powerful and captivating sound.

2. Scorpions: Trapp's skills as a sound engineer and music producer were instrumental in his collaborations with the iconic German rock band Scorpions. He worked closely with the band to capture their energetic performances and enhance the impact of their music.

3. Tokio Hotel: Trapp's collaboration with the German pop-rock band Tokio Hotel showcased his ability to capture their unique sound and bring it to life in the studio. His contributions as a producer played a crucial role in the band's success.

4. Silbermond: Trapp's technical expertise and meticulous attention to detail were in high demand during his work with the German rock/pop band Silbermond. He played a vital role in shaping their sound and ensuring a polished and captivating sonic experience for their listeners.

5. Wir Sind Helden: Trapp's collaborations with the German indie rock band Wir Sind Helden highlighted his versatility as a producer. He skillfully captured the band's alternative rock sensibilities, contributing to their distinctive and engaging sound.

Kalle Trapp's extensive work as a musician, sound engineer, and music producer at Karo Musikstudio has solidified his position as a respected figure in the industry. His dedication, technical expertise, and ability to adapt to different musical genres have made him a sought-after professional in the German music scene and beyond.

Beyond his collaborations with renowned bands, Trapp has also pursued solo projects, where he showcases his own musical compositions and production work. His solo endeavors reflect his diverse influences, innovative production techniques, and a passion for pushing the boundaries of conventional music.


Record Label Information:

  RoadRunneR RR 9760

Media Format:

  12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year and Country:

  1985 Made in Holland
Band Members and Musicians on: RAILWAY - Railway II
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Vocals : Walter Wicha
  • Lead & Rhythm Guitar : Robert Haslinger
  • Lead & Rhythm Guitar : Hermann Janowitz
  • Bass : Werner Thaller
  • Drums : Hasi Haslinger
Track Listing of: "RAILWAY - Railway II"

The Songs/tracks on "RAILWAY - Railway II" are

  1. Lick It, Stick It 03:15
  2. Go Down 03:19
  3. D.O.A. 03:31
  4. Lady Life 03:01
  5. Dreamin' 03:15
  6. Fight With the Killer 02:28
  7. All Night Long 02:50
  8. Dying In the Dust 03:43
  9. I Wanna Run 03:43
  10. I'm A Looser 05:01
  11. Stronger Than Rock 03:32
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