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Roland Grapow

Roland Grapow

Real/full name:
Roland Grapow
Age:
60 (born Aug 30th, 1959)
Place of origin:
Germany (Hamburg)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Grapow is a guitarist and producer, better known for his time in Helloween - where he replaced Kai Hansen - and in Masterplan. During his time with Helloween, Grapow also formed his solo project. He currently lives in Zvolenská Slatina, Slovakia with his wife Silvia, where he works as a music producer at his own studio, although he's always been active as a lead guitarist for various projects.

Trivia

Roland Grapow has made guest appearances for Michael Vescera, Kotipelto, MVP, Locomotive Breath, Gaia Epicus and Shock Machine.

Today he concentrates mostly on Masterplan.

Kreyson

Guitars (2017-present)

Level 10

Guitars (2014-present)

2015 Chapter One Guitars

Masterplan

Guitars (2001-present)

2002 Enlighten Me (EP) Guitars, Bass (tracks 1, 2, 5)
2003 Masterplan Guitars, Bass
2004 Back for My Life (EP) Guitars
2005 Aeronautics Guitars
2007 Lost and Gone (EP) Guitars
2007 MK II Guitars
2010 Far from the End of the World (Single) Guitars
2010 Time to Be King Guitars
2013 Keep Your Dream Alive (Single) Guitars
2013 Novum Initium Vocals (track 11), Guitars
2015 Keep Your Dream aLive (Live album) Vocals (additional), Guitars
2017 PumpKings Guitars, Vocals
(show all)

Roland Grapow

Guitars (1997-1999), Vocals (1997)

1997 The Four Seasons of Life Vocals, Guitars, Sitars
1997 I Remember (Single) Vocals, Guitars, Sitars
1999 Kaleidoscope Guitars, Lyrics

Helloween

Guitars (1989-2001)

1991 Kids of the Century (Single) Guitars
1991 Pink Bubbles Go Ape Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 3, 7, 8, 10), Lyrics (tracks 7, 10)
1992 Number One (Single) Guitars
1993 Windmill (Single) Guitars
1993 When the Sinner (Single) Guitars
1993 Chameleon Vocals (backing) (track 4), Songwriting (tracks 3, 4, 9, 10), Lyrics (tracks 3, 4, 9, 10), Guitars, Guitars (acoustic) (tracks 3, 8)
1993 I Don't Wanna Cry No More (Single) Guitars, Songwriting (track 1), Lyrics (track 1)
1993 Step Out of Hell (Single) Guitars
1994 The Pumpkin Video (Video) Guitars (tracks 3-6)
1994 Master of the Rings Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 5, 9, 11), Lyrics (tracks 5, 11)
1994 Mr. Ego (Take Me Down) (Single) Guitars, Songwriting (track 1), Lyrics (track 1)
1994 Where the Rain Grows (Single) Guitars
1994 Perfect Gentleman (Single) Guitars, Songwriting (track 4)
1995 Sole Survivor (Single) Guitars, Vocals (lead) (track 4)
1996 Power (Single) Guitars
1996 The Time of the Oath Guitars, Songwriting (track 12)
1996 The Time of the Oath (Single) Guitars
1996 Forever and One (Neverland) (Single) Guitars
1996 High Live (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (additional) (tracks 13, 16)
1996 High Live (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (additional) (tracks 13, 16)
1998 I Can (Single) Guitars
1998 Better than Raw Guitars
1998 Hey Lord! (Single) Guitars
1999 Lay All Your Love on Me (Single) Guitars
1999 Metal Jukebox Guitars
2000 The Pumpkin Video (Video) Guitars (tracks 3-12)
2000 If I Could Fly (Single) Guitars
2000 Mr. Torture (Single) Guitars
2000 The Dark Ride Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 4, 12), Lyrics (tracks 4, 12)
2002 Treasure Chest (Compilation) Guitars
2005 The Dark Ride / Rabbit Don't Come Easy - Double Edition (Compilation) Guitars (disc 1)
2016 Ride the Sky - The Very Best of the Noise Years 1985-1998 (Compilation) Guitars (tracks 1-14, CD2)
(show all)

Rampage

Guitars, Vocals (1980-1983)

1981 Victims of Rock Guitars, Vocals
1983 Love Lights Up the Night Guitars, Vocals

Serious Black

Guitars (2014)

2014 I Seek No Other Life (Single) Guitars
2014 Sealing My Fate (Single) Guitars
2015 High and Low (Single) Guitars
2015 As Daylight Breaks Lyrics, Guitars, Songwriting

Citron

Guitars (2016)

Aldaria

2017 Land of Light Vocals (backing) (track 5)

Ancestral Dawn

2017 Souldance Guitars

Avenford

2017 New Beginning Guitars (lead) (track 4)

Axel Rudi Pell

1997 Magic Guitars (lead) (track 10)

Citron

2016 Rebelie rebelů Guitars, Vocals (tracks 8, 13)

Daedalus

2011 Motherland Guitars (lead) (track 9)

Delfinia

2017 Do You Remember (Single) Guitars (lead)
2019 Deep Elevation Guitars (lead) (track 6)

Dr. Sin

2000 Dr. Sin II Lead Guitars on "Time After Time"
2002 Shadows of Light Lead Guitars on "Time After Time"

Drakkar

2000 Gemini Guitars (lead) (track 6)

Eagleheart

2011 Dreamtherapy Guitars (lead) (tracks 3, 12), Vocals
2017 Reverse Vocals (additional) (track 11), Guitars (solo) (tracks 10, 12)

Gaia Epicus

2008 Damnation Guitars (lead) (track 1)

Hansen & Friends

2016 XXX - Three Decades in Metal Guitars (lead) (track 5)

Helloween

2003 Just a Little Sign (Single) Guitars (track 3)

Imperio

2000 Paz en la tormenta Guitars (lead) (tracks 8, 14), Vocals (backing) (track 14)

Insania

2003 Fantasy (A New Dimension) Guitars (Tracks 7, 11)

Kilmara

2010 Don't Fear the Wolf Guitar (solo) (track 5)
2014 Love Songs and Other Nightmares Guitars

Kotipelto

2002 Waiting for the Dawn Guitars (track 5)

Locomotive Breath

2002 Heavy Machinery Guitars (track 11)

Mob Rules

2002 Hollowed Be Thy Name Guitars (lead) (tracks 7, 10)
2004 Black Rain (Single) Guitars (lead) (1)
2004 Among the Gods Guitars (lead) (1, 2, 5)

MVP

1999 Animation Guitars (lead) (tracks 5, 7, 11)
2002 The Altar Guitars (track 10)

Myrkgand

2019 Old Mystical Tales Guitar solo #2 (track 10)

Paco Ventura Black Moon

2015 Paco Ventura Black Moon Guitar solo (tracks 8, 13)

Ramchat

2016 Atrana Guitars

Renegade

2018 Given Work? Guitars (lead) (track 5)

Sebastien

2010 Tears of White Roses Vocals (backing) (track 6), Guitars (lead) (track 7)
2015 Dark Chambers of Déjà Vu Vocals (track 12), Vocals (backing)

Sheky

2019 Miracle Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Shock Machine

As R. Grapow:

1999 Shock Machine Vocals (backing) (tracks 6, 8), Guitars (tracks 5, 8, 9), Guitars (acoustic) (track 9)

SkeleToon

2016 The Curse of the Avenger Unknown (tracks 2, 3)

Soulspell

2010 The Labyrinth of Truths Guitar solo (track 4)

Squealer

2000 Made for Eternity Guitars (lead) (track 8)
2018 Behind Closed Doors Guitars (solo) (track 7)

Sylencer

2012 A Lethal Dose of Truth Guitars (lead) (track 7)

Tribuzy

2005 Execution Guitars (lead) (tracks 5, 6)
2007 Execution Live Reunion (Live album) Guitars (tracks 7, 8)
2007 Execution Live Reunion (Video) Guitars

Wayland

2005 Furia y fuego Guitars (lead) (track 8)

Wolfpakk

2013 Cry Wolf Guitars (track 5)

Aldaria

2017 Land of Light Mixing

Anthology

2014 The Prophecy Mixing, Mastering
2016 Angel's Revenge Mixing, Mastering

Artension

2003 New Discovery Recording (drums)

Asgard

2020 Ragnarøkkr Producer, Recording, Mixing

Avalanch

2019 El secreto Mastering

Avenford

2017 New Beginning Mixing, Mastering, Producer

Beautiful Sin

2006 The Unexpected Songwriting (track 11)

Beyond the Limits

2011 Memories (EP) Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Black Majesty

2010 In Your Honour Producer, Recording (drums), Mixing
2012 Stargazer Recording (drums), Mixing, Mastering
2015 Cross of Thorns Mastering, Mixing
2018 Children of the Abyss Mixing, Mastering

Bohemian Metal Rhapsody

2017 1st Bohemian Metal Rhapsody (EP) Mixing (track 2), Mastering (track 2)

Castaway

2017 Fallen (Single) Recording
2019 Before We Drown Recording

Citron

2016 Rebelie rebelů Mixing (tracks 1-4, 6-14), Mastering, Producer, Recording
2019 Valašský věk (EP) Mixing, Mastering

Cover My Sigh

2019 Set the World Aflame Recording, Mixing, Mastering

Crimson Cry

2015 Waiting for Tomorrow Mastering, Mixing
2017 Lost Reality Mixing, Mastering

Dark Horizon

2016 MetalheaD (EP) Mastering

Delfinia

2019 Deep Elevation Recording (additional)

Doomas

2008 Seven Sins Recording, Mixing

Duke

2003 Escape from Reality Mastering

Eagleheart

2011 Dreamtherapy Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
2017 Reverse Recording, Engineering (guitars, vocals)

Empyrion

2012 Mindshifter Recording, Mixing

Eufory

2018 Higher and Higher Mixing, Mastering

Galathea

2014 Аллерген Guitars re-amping
2014 Мастер пытки (Single) Guitars re-amping

God Defamer

2010 Heavenly Hell Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Helloween

1999 Metal Jukebox Producer

I Am I

2012 Event Horizon Mastering, Mixing

Induction

2016 The Outwitted Consecration (Single) Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Intolerance

2019 Můj svět Mastering

Kilmara

2010 Don't Fear the Wolf Producer
2018 Across the Realm of Time Mixing, Producer, Recording

KingCrown

2019 A Perfect World Mixing, Mastering

Lords of Black

2014 Lords of Black Producer, Recording, Mixing
2016 II Producer, Recording, Engineering, Editing, Mixing, Mastering
2018 Icons of the New Days Mixing, Mastering, Engineering, Recording, Editing, Producer

Masterplan

2002 Enlighten Me (EP) Mixing (3)
2004 Back for My Life (EP) Producer, Engineering
2005 Aeronautics Producer, Engineering
2007 Lost and Gone (EP) Producer, Engineering
2007 MK II Producer, Engineering
2010 Far from the End of the World (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
2010 Time to Be King Mastering, Producer, Recording, Mixing
2013 Keep Your Dream Alive (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
2013 Novum Initium Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Producer
2015 Keep Your Dream aLive (Live album) Mastering, Mixing, Producer
2017 PumpKings Producer, Mixing, Mastering
(show all)

Myrkgand

2018 Of the Blue Fire (Single) Recording, Mixing, Mastering
2018 Far Seer (Demo) Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Producer
2019 Trespassing the High Halls (Demo) Producer, Mixing, Mastering
2019 Old Mystical Tales Producer, Recording, Mixing, Mastering
2019 Ancestral Relics (Boxed set) Producer

Ramchat

2016 Atrana Mixing, Mastering, Producer

Roland Grapow

1997 The Four Seasons of Life Producer, Mixing, Engineering
1997 I Remember (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1999 Kaleidoscope Producer

Saratoga

2009 Secretos y revelaciones Engineering, Mastering
2012 Nemesis Mastering, Mixing

Sebastien

2010 Tears of White Roses Producer, Recording, Mixing, Mastering
2015 Sphinx in Acheron (Single) Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Producer
2015 Dark Chambers of Déjà Vu Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Producer
2015 Crucifixion of the Heart (Single) Producer, Recording, Mastering, Mixing

Silent Stream of Godless Elegy

2011 Návaz Engineering, Mixing, Producer
2018 Smutnice Recording, Mixing, Mastering

Sinners Moon

2015 Atlantis Producer, Mixing

Smashed Face

2010 Misanthropocentric Mixing, Mastering, Engineering

Titanic

2013 Double Time Recording (Drums)

Tony Hernando

2009 Actual Events Engineering

Wagnis

2018 Revolution of Dignity (EP) Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Within Silence

2017 Return from the Shadows Mixing, Mastering
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