Pretty much exactly what it says it is – a combination of the two releases, the Bloodied But Unbowed compilation and the War On 45 EP, on one compact disc. The remastering job is fine, the cover art is all reproduced, and there are even complete lyrics, with one or two exceptions. Anyone wanting to give these guys a listen should start right here.
In February 2014, U.D.O. played a very special sold out show, accompanied by a German Navy Orchestra (Marinemusikkorps Nordsee). The symphonic sound of the orchestra and the choir merged with the songs of U.D.O. and made the evening a unique unforgettable experience for the audience…
After Dirkschneider's (first) separation with ACCEPT, in 1987, U.D.O. was born and they still offer pure Metal music to the world. 20 years to the day from their first album, Animal House (1987), U.D.O. challenged their fans to vote 12 songs + 4 unreleased bonus tracks to be included in Metallized, as a 20 Years of Metal "Best Of U.D.O."
U.D.O. are the epitome of German metal! The band around iconic vocalist Udo Dirkschneider (ex-Accept) has just completed their 15th studio album, titled “Decadent”. Once again U.D.O. were able to create a masterful new longplayer which combines powerful, traditional heavy metal with an up-to-date sound.
Steelhammer is the 14th studio album by German heavy metal band U.D.O., released on May 21st, 2013, through AFM Records. It is the first album to feature guitarists Kasperi Heikkinen and Andrew Smirnov. It is also the first album to not feature former Accept drummer Stefan Kaufmann as guitarist since 1997's Solid, as well as the first to not feature Igor Gianola since 1998's No Limits.