Freedom Call is a German power metal band formed in 1998.
Freedom Call's frontman Chris Bay's vocal talent was more or less inherited from his grandfather, an opera singer with the Berlin State Opera, and his mother, who was a sought-after chorus singer. When only seven he began to play the guitar and by the time he was ten had tried his hand at the piano.
Having played in various local rock bands, Bay moved to Hamburg in 1990 and got his first serious gig when he worked with Zed Yago. From 1993 to 1996 Chris was a member of former Victory guitarist Hermann Frank’s band Moon Doc, with whom he recorded the albums "Moon Doc" (1995) and "Get Mooned" (1996).
In 1998 Chris Bay and old friend Daniel Zimmermann formed Freedom Call during an off-period for the latter's main band, Gamma Ray. The two had started writing songs together towards the end of 1997. They eventually completed a six-song demo FreedomЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Stairway to Fairyland [07.05.1999, альбом]
- Taragon [20.11.1999, макси-сингл]
- Crystal Empire [22.01.2001, альбом]
- Silent Empire [01.02.2001, сингл]
- Eternity [03.06.2002, альбом]
- Live Invasion [10.05.2004, макси-сингл]
- The Circle of Life [21.03.2005, альбом]
- Dimensions [2007, альбом]
- Legend of the Shadowking [02.02.2010, альбом]
- Land of the Crimson Dawn [24.02.2012, альбом]
- Beyond [21.02.2014, альбом]
- Live at Gates of Metal 2003
- Nightfall at the Opera
- Live in Hellvetia [20.05.2011]
- Ages of Light 1998 / 2013 [29.04.2013, сборник]