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Thomas Rettke

Thomas Rettke

Real/full name:
Thomas Rettke
63 (born Jul 15th, 1960)
Place of birth:
Germany (Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony)


Nicknamed "Fred" in Heavens Gate.

String Eyes released a 7" single, "Nightmare Over You" / "Practice or Die."


Vocals (2006-?)

2006 Rage of Fire Vocals


Vocals (1987-1988)

1987 Heavy Metal (Demo) Vocals

Heavens Gate

Vocals (1987-1999)

1989 In Control / Tyrants (Single) Vocals
1989 No Remorse Records - Label Compilation (Split) Vocals
1989 In Control Vocals
1990 Open the Gate and Watch! (EP) Vocals
1991 1991 Promo (Single) Vocals
1991 Livin' in Hysteria Vocals (lead)
1991 More Hysteria (EP) Vocals
1992 Don't Bring Me Down (EP) Vocals
1992 Hell for Sale! Vocals
1993 Live for Sale! (Live album) Vocals
1996 Planet E. Vocals
1997 In the Mood (EP) Vocals
1999 Menergy Vocals
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Vocals (1982-1986)

1983 We Burn, Let Us Show You! (Demo) Vocals
1984 Night of the Dog Vocals
1984 Special (Demo) Vocals
1985 Tour '85 (Demo) Vocals

String Eyes

Drums, Vocals (1978-1982)


Vocals (2013-2014)


2003 Days of Rising Doom Vocals [as Torek (Sorvahr]


2000 Eurasia Vocals (backing)


2008 The Scarecrow Vocals (backing)
2010 The Wicked Symphony Vocals (backing)
2010 Angel of Babylon Vocals (backing)


2004 King of Fools (EP) Vocals (backing)
2004 Hellfire Club Vocals (backing)
2005 Superheroes (EP) Vocals (backing) (as "Thomas "Fredi" Rettke")
2006 Rocket Ride Vocals (backing)
2008 Tinnitus Sanctus Vocals (backing)
2010 Superheroes / Rocket Ride (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (as "Thomas "Fredi" Rettke")
2011 Age of the Joker Vocals (backing)


1999 The Fourth Legacy Vocals (backing) (tracks 5, 8, 11)
2005 The Black Halo Vocals (choirs)
2007 Ghost Opera Vocals (choirs)
2010 Poetry for the Poisoned Vocals (backing)
2012 Silverthorn Silverthorn Choir
2015 Haven Vocals (choirs)
2016 Where I Reign - The Very Best of the Noise Years 1995-2003 (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (tracks 3-4, CD2)


As Thomas "Fredl" Rettke:

1992 No Chance for Mercy Vocals (backing)

Luca Turilli

1999 The Ancient Forest of Elves (Single) Vocals (epic choirs)
1999 King of the Nordic Twilight Vocals (choirs)

Mob Rules

2000 Temple of Two Suns Vocals (choirs)
2006 Ethnolution A.D. Vocals (choirs)

Rhapsody of Fire

1997 Legendary Tales Vocals (backing, choirs)
1998 Symphony of Enchanted Lands Vocals (choirs)
2000 Holy Thunderforce (Single) Vocals (choirs)
2000 Dawn of Victory Vocals (choirs)
2004 The Dark Secret (EP) Vocals (choirs)
2004 Symphony of Enchanted Lands II: The Dark Secret Vocals (choirs)
2006 Triumph or Agony Vocals (choirs)
2010 The Frozen Tears of Angels Vocals (choirs)
2010 The Cold Embrace of Fear: A Dark Romantic Symphony (EP) Vocals (choirs)
2011 From Chaos to Eternity Vocals (choirs)

Running Wild

1994 The Privateer (Single) Vocals (backing)
1994 Black Hand Inn Vocals (backing)
2016 Riding the Storm - The Very Best of the Noise Years 1983-1995 (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (tracks 12-15, CD2)


2010 When Worlds Collide Vocals (track 8)


1992 Evolution Vocals (backing)
1993 Vipera Sapiens (EP) Vocals (backing)

Heavens Gate

1991 1991 Promo (Single) Producer
1991 Livin' in Hysteria Producer
1991 More Hysteria (EP) Producer
1992 Don't Bring Me Down (EP) Producer


2006 Rage of Fire Co-producer
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