METAL-CHURCH-SÄNGER MIKE HOWE MIT NUR 55 JAHREN VERSTORBEN
- Aug 02, 2021
Die amerikanische Heavy-Metal-Band trat 1983 erstmals unter dem Namen Metal Church auf und veröffentlichte zwei Alben, bevor Mike Howe 1988 dazu kam. Mit ihm entstanden einflussreiche Alben wie BLESSING IN DISGUISE (1989), THE HUMAN FACTOR (1991) und HANGING IN THE BALANCE (1983). Metal Church gelten als Vertreter des Thrash und US Power Metal.
Nach einer Auflösung der Band schloss sich Howe der Gruppe 2015 wieder an, was Metal Church zurück zu alten Stärken brachte.
Mike Howe, the lead singer of Heavy Metal band Metal Church, has died. He lived to be only 55 years old. According to information from the band, he died Monday, July 26, at his home in Eureka, "It is with our deepest regrets that we must announce the passing of our brother, our friend and true legend of heavy metal music," the statement said. It was a sudden death, a cause was not announced for now.
The American Heavy Metal band first appeared under the name Metal Church in 1983 and released two albums before Mike Howe joined in 1988. With him came influential albums such as BLESSING IN DISGUISE (1989), THE HUMAN FACTOR (1991) and HANGING IN THE BALANCE (1983). Metal Church are considered to be representatives of Thrash and US Power Metal.
After a breakup of the band, Howe rejoined the group in 2015, which brought Metal Church back to old strengths.