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Uli Jon Roth

Uli Jon Roth

Real/full name:
Ulrich Roth
60 (born Dec 18th, 1954)
Place of origin:
Germany (Düsseldorf)


After leaving Scorpions, Uli Jon Roth went on to become a prominent and influential figure in neoclassical guitar playing.

Solo discography:

  • 1991 - Aquila Suite - 12 Arpeggio Concert Etudes for Solo Piano
  • 1996 - Sky of Avalon - Prologue to the Symphonic Legends (with Sky Orchestra)
  • 2000 - Transcendental Sky Guitar Vol. I & II
  • 2003 - Metamorphosis of Vivaldi's Four Seasons (with Sky
  • ...


    He is also the founder of Sky Academy and inventor of the Sky Guitar.

    He is the older brother of fellow guitarist and artist Zeno Roth.

    Uli Jon Roth

    Guitars, Vocals (1986-present)

    Dawn Road

    Guitars, Vocals (1972-1973)

    Electric Sun

    Guitars, Vocals (1978-1986)


    As Ulrich Roth:
    Guitars, Vocals (additional) (1973-1978)

    1974 Fly to the Rainbow Guitars (lead) (1-7), Vocals (spoken) (7), Vocals (3), Bass (5, 6)
    1975 Fuchs geh' voran (Single) Guitars (lead) (as "Uli John Roth")
    1975 Speedy's Coming (Single) Guitars (lead) (as "Uli John Roth")
    1975 In Trance Guitars (lead), Vocals (lead) (tracks 1, 8), Vocals (backing)
    1976 Virgin Killer (Single) Guitars (lead), Vocals on "Hell-Cat" (as "Uli John Roth")
    1976 In Trance (Single) Guitars (lead) (as "Uli John Roth")
    1976 Virgin Killer Guitars (lead), Bass (track 9), Vocals (tracks 6, 8)
    1977 Pictured Life (Single) Guitars (lead)
    1977 He's a Woman - She's a Man (Single) Guitars (lead)
    1977 Taken by Force Guitars (lead)
    1978 Tokyo Tapes (Live album) Vocals (lead) (Tracks 1-4, 2-7), Guitars (lead)
    1978 The Sails of Charon (Single) Guitars (lead)
    1979 All Night Long (Single) Guitars (lead)
    1979 Best of Scorpions (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals (track 6)
    1982 Taken by Force / Virgin Killer (Compilation) Guitars (lead)
    1983 In Trance / Fly to the Rainbow (Compilation) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Vocals (lead) (tracks 1, 8)
    1998 The Real Sting (Compilation) Guitars (lead)
    2000 In Trance / Virgin Killer - The Back to Black Collection (Compilation) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing), Vocals (lead) (tracks 1, 8)
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    Guitars (1998)


    2013 Angels Cry: 20th Anniversary Tour (Live album) Guitars (track 11)
    2013 Angels Cry: 20th Anniversary Tour (Video) Guitars (track 15)


    2011 The Flying Opera - Around the World in 20 Days - Live (Video) Guitars (additional lead) (on documentary footage)

    Deep Purple

    2015 From the Setting Sun… (In Wacken) (Live album) Guitars (Track 15)


    2008 Live at Wacken Open Air 2006 (Video) Guitars (lead) (tracks 6-8, 22-24)

    Victor Smolski

    2004 Majesty & Passion Guitars (Track 11)
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