Markus Ullrich (guitars)
Equipment: Les Paul Custom (1979), Suhr Modern, Gibson Flying V, FGN Neo Classic LC10, Fender Acoustasonic, Fractal Audio AXE-FX II and AX8, Flexsys FM12, Shure GLX-D wireless system, InTune picks, Pyramid strings
Fave bands: Mike Oldfield, Rush, Riot, ABBA, King Crimson, Frank Zappa, Miles Davis, Yes, Kansas, Secrecy, Voivod, Toxik, Mordred, Ark, Lillian Axe, Psychotic Waltz, Anacrusis, Forbidden, Heathen...
Movies: El Topo, Suspiria, The Holy Mountain, Enter the Void, The Others, Rosemary's Baby, Valerie and Her Week of Wonders, The Saragossa Manuscript, The Hourglass Sanatorium, Who Can Kill a Child, Don't Look Now, North By Northwest
Books: Everything from Arthur Conan Doyle, Henning Mankell, Rebecca Gablé, Tonke Dragt, Stieg Larssons "Millenium Trilogy" and so much more...
"likes": Mini, good music, good movies, good books, good food, intelligent human beings, humor, sincerity, the exception to the norm
"hates": bigotry, stupidity, egoism, ignorance, broccoli, brussels sprouts, almost every German movie, casting shows and Besenweine (wine served in typical Swabian taverns)
Why are Lanfear Metal? Because Lanfear always did what Lanfear wanted to do and never sucked up to somebody! That's more metal than raising mead horns and pretending to be a viking ... or benefitting from good albums you released 25 years ago.
Which is your favourite Lanfear song and why?
Always the one I write next!
Why do you make music? I can't comprehend that there are actually people on this planet who don't make music.
What is your motto? Be true to yourself!
Which influences shaped your taste of music?
Your hobbies: music, movies, books, cooking (always with pleasure but not always tasty), web design, no problem with drinking bouts
Favorite food? I'm a meat-guy, but preferably I pay more for quality. Call it sensible gulping down, hehe!
Fave demo (tape): Kingsbane - Kingsbane
Best album: Dream Theater - When Dream and Day Unite
Best concert: Overkill & Mordred (1990), Rush (2005), Freak Kitchen (2013) and some more...