Roland Grapow: For being such a good guitarist.
Roland Grapow Band: For helping record such great records. Michael Vescera, Barry Sparks, Mike Terrana and Ferdy Doernberg, great musicians, doesn't matter who they're playing with. Very competent and talented people on what they do.
Ralf Scheepers, Jens Johansson And Axel Rudi Pell: For adding an special touch to Roland's records.
Masterplan: For being an awesome band even before releasing the first album. Jorn Lande, Jan-S. Eckert, Uli Kusch, Axel Mackenrott, I'm hoping for many albums and singles in the future, and I'm sure you won't dissapoint me with your great sound.
Helloween: For being such a good band. Kai Hansen, Markus Grosskopf, Ingo Schwichtenberg, Michael Weikath, Michael Kiske, Uli Kusch, Andi Deris, Mark Cross and Sascha Gerstner, for the great job done so far, inside or outside Helloween, that I'm a fan of.
Great Bands And Artists: For entertaining me all these years. Gamma Ray, Blind Guardian, Angra, Nocturnal Rites, Edguy, Rhapsody, Symphony X, Nightwish, Luca Turilli, Yngwie Malmsteen, Avantasia, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Pink Cream 69, Bruce Dickinson, Viper, White Skull, Symbols, Stratovarius, Skyclad, Dr. Sin, Blaze, Children Of Bodom, Falconer, Freedom Call, Grave Digger, Hammerfall, Shockmachine, Heavenly, Iced Earth, Iron Savior, King Diamond, Mercyful Fate, Labyrinth, Manowar, Metalium, Primal Fear, Ozzy Osbourne, Rage, Kiss, Rainbow, Shaman, Sonata Arctica, Halford, Savatage, Tristania, Vision Divine, Catch The Rainbow, Sinner, Old Man's Child, Running Wild, Nevermore, Twisted Sister, Black Sabbath, Dio and Ayreon. Keep up the good work.
Carla B., Roberto Sant'Anna, Gustav Bergman And Ronaldo: For doing other great Roland Grapow homepages as well and for providing me with lots of useful info. Keep working hard and let's always help each other as much as possible.
Ariadne Petris, Artyom Zinoviev, Saki Shinohara, Jinu Beck, Yuki And Vanilla Beans: For providing me with tons of great exclusive pictures, and for giving me permission to use them as well. Don't worry, because your names are here, as well as your sites.
Tony Webster: For news on the Helloween website, and for providing me with info, interviews and files that I needed for this site.
André Lukric And Fernando De Santis: For the excellent brazilian Helloween websites, probably the greatest ones that I know. Keep up with the good work, and don't forget to provide me with some info when possible, and I'll surely do the same thing.
Hilda Armacanqui: For corrections, moral support, suggestions, for providing me with some useful pics, for doing a great website, for lots of funny discussions on the Gamma Ray board and on ICQ, and specially for being the most interesting midget I've ever met.
Mariana K. Attab: For being such a good webmistresss and thus for inspiring me to create the layout for my site, for moral support, and for great discussions on the Gamma Ray board and sometimes on ICQ. Don't worry about people saying bullshit about you.
Truemetal: For hosting my site and for the merit of being one of the few places on the net where it's possible to find only "true metal" and decent hosting. Keep the absolutely brilliant work, and I hope that this host can survive long enough with the costs.
So Sick: For moral support and compliments, for doing a great White Skull homepage, for tons of funny discussions on the Gamma Ray and Helloween message boards and on ICQ, for the good metal MP3 and suggestions, and for being one of the funniest smartasses around. And a more than special thanks for providing me with the Rampage info and cover scans. You're probably the only guy on Earth who could have done that, but stop bitching about me not thanking you enough for it, because I do.
People At The Gamma Ray And Helloween Message Boards: D.S., SavX, Jabi, Tresa, Junker, JannE, AndE, KOTC, Father Time, Dethpumpkin, Sole Survivor, J., ElDragon, CROM, TJ, Last Dragon, Apache, SunRider, Orion Crystal Ice, Metal Invader, Battousai the Manslayer, Gorgar, Lux Perpetua, **The Unborn**, Evil One and RTS for many great discussions and many more to come.
Philadelphia: For lots of great discussions on the boards and ICQ, and for moral support.
Derizz: For hilarious discussions on ICQ and message boards, for the live Helloween MP3 sent to me and for being the live evidence that all swedes are, without any doubt, gay, pervert, freakish and retarded midgets. Go back to ICQ as soon as possible.
People At The Helloween Brasil Mailing List: Ariadne, Marymaiden, Gaby, Germano, Markus, stargazer, Miss Deris, Miss Glitter Reddish, Kako, Dani Nolden and Alchemist for providing me with so useful info, pictures and lots of great and friendly discussions.
DAMA DO METAL: For ruling one of the best Helloween mailing lists around.