Alex Holzwarth - Drums

Alex Holzwarth

NAME:
Alex Holzwarth

PLACE AND DATE OF BIRTH:
Landshut, Bavaria, Germany, 04/10/1968

ACTUALLY LIVING IN:
Munich, Bavaria, Germany

WHEN AND HOW DID YOU START PLAYING YOUR INSTRUMENT:
At the age of 10 or something, quite a while ago… don´t remember why

GEAR:
Pearl Drums, Zildjian Cymbals, VicFirth Sticks

HISTORY AS MUSICIAN:
I played with Angra, Avantasia, Blind Guardian, Kamelot, Paradox, Sieges Even and some more.

CHARACTER QUALITIES:
Genius.

CHARACTER DEFECTS:
Wiseacre.

ALL TIME FAVOURITE BANDS:
Thin Lizzy, Scorpions, Rush.

ALL TIME FAVOURITE ALBUMS:
“Slow, Deep And Hard” (Type’O’Negative), “Permanent Waves” (Rush), “All Hope Is Gone” (Slipknot).

ALL TIME FAVOURITE SONGS:
Too many!

FAVOURITE ALBUM OF RHAPSODY OF FIRE:
“The Frozen Tears Of Angels” and "Dark Wings of Steel".

FAVOURITE SONGS OF RHAPSODY OF FIRE:
“Reign Of Terror” and all the Italian ballads.

YOUR FAVOURITE MOVIE GENRE:
Gangsters, Science Fiction.

ALL TIME FAVOURITE MOVIES:
“Face off”, “Pulp Fiction”, “American Psycho”.

HOBBIES:
My garden.

CURIOSITIES, WORDS AND THOUGHTS (something about you that people don’t know):
I do have long hairs!

YOUR ARTISTIC DREAM:
To play, like I do!

YOUR LIFE’S DREAM:
To live!

YOUR MESSAGE TO THE WORLD:
Make love, not war!