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Michael Schenker

Michael Schenker

Real/full name:
Michael Schenker
69 (born Jan 10th, 1955)
Place of birth:
Germany (Sarstedt, Lower Saxony)


Michael Schenker is an influential guitarist of hard rock and heavy metal who was member of Scorpions in 1972 along his brother Rudolf Schenker, and later the lead guitarist of UFO between 1973 to 1978, leaving the group and founding his own band, Michael Schenker Group (MSG), in 1979.

In both groups, UFO and MSG, he gained a reputation as a highly-skilled guitarist with his black and white ...


Michael Schenker is the younger brother and former Scorpions bandmate Rudolf Schenker. He has a younger sister named Barbara Schenker.

McAuley Schenker Group

Guitars (1987-1993, 2012-present)

Michael Schenker Group

Guitars (lead) (1979-1986, 1992-present)


Guitars (1990-1991)



Michael Schenker Fest

Guitars (2016-2020)

2017 Live: Tokyo International Forum Hall A (Live album) Guitars
2018 Resurrection Guitars, Vocals (backing) (tracks 8, 9)
2019 Revelation Guitars

Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock

Guitars (lead) (2011-?)

2011 Temple of Rock Guitars
2012 Temple of Rock - Live in Europe (Live album) Guitars (lead)
2013 Bridge the Gap Guitars (rhythm, lead)
2015 Spirit on a Mission Guitars (rhythm, lead)
2016 On a Mission: Live in Madrid (Live album) Guitars (lead)


Guitars (1969-1973, 1978-1979)

1972 Lonesome Crow Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing)
1979 Another Piece of Meat (Single) Guitars (lead) (track 1)
1979 Lovedrive (Single) Guitars (lead)
1979 Holiday / Always Somewhere (Single) Guitars (lead) (track 1)
1979 Lovedrive Guitars (lead) (tracks 1, 2, 4, 7, 8)
1979 Loving You Sunday Morning / Coast to Coast (Single) Guitars (lead)
1980 Monsters of Rock (Split) Guitars (lead) (track 3)
1984 + Heavy (Split) Guitars


Guitars (1973-1978, 1993-1995, 1997-1998, 2000, 2001-2004)


Guitars (1991-1992)


Guitars (1982)

Derek Sherinian

2022 Vortex Guitars (track 6)

Joe Lynn Turner

2016 The Sessions (Compilation) Unknown (track 9)


2008 Live at Wacken Open Air 2006 (Video) Guitars (lead) (tracks 12-15, 22-24)

Michael Schenker Fest

2018 Resurrection Lyrics (track 8), Producer, Songwriting
2019 Revelation Producer

Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock

2011 Temple of Rock Producer, Mixing
2013 Bridge the Gap Producer, Mixing, Music
2015 Spirit on a Mission Executive producer, Producer, Mixing
Added by: NobbyNobbs Modified by: OpsiusCato
Added on: 2011-04-13 13:54:29 Last modified on: 2024-04-03 19:10:25
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