- NOTE: This album is recorded with German lyrics.
- The German Hard-Rock-Band HAMMERSCHMITT was
founded in 1986 under the name "PIERROT". Over the
years they gathered a lot of fans in and around Munich. Their
first official CD was released in 1994, titled "Die Zeit
Ist Reif". In 1997 they decided to change their name to
Hammerschmitt and to produce much harder - Heavy Metal - music.
They also made up their minds to use German lyrics, that also
dealt with critical contemporary subjects. The "PIERROTS"
from the eighties and early nineties have turned into real men.
During the first months of the year 2000 their latest CD "Hammerschmitt"
has been produced. It seems to become stormy, definately since
the band played in Schleiz in June last year in front of 15.000
enthusiastic people. On the occasion of the GERMAN ROCK &
POP AWARD 2000 Hammerschmitt will appear on stage on 28th of
October in the Beethovenhalle in Bonn. Out of 1800 aspirants
the band from Munich was chosen to join the 150 groups that