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1[[quoteright:350:]] ²²Primal Fear is a PowerMetal band which has it's origins at half of TheNineties.²²Ralf Scheepers sung in different bands before landing the lead vocalist role in ''Music/GammaRay'', with whom which he recorded three albums before a series of events led him to leaving it. ([[UrbanLegendOfZelda Contrary to popular belief]], he NEVER auditioned for ''Music/JudasPriest'') Thus his next step in music would be the formation of ''Primal Fear'', alongside ''Music/{{Sinner}}'' members.²²Not to be confused with [[Film/PrimalFear the movie]] of the same name, and, of course, with [[PrimalFear the trope]] of the same name.²²'''Discography as of 2017:'''²* 1998: [[SelfTitledAlbum Primal Fear]]²* 1999: Jaws of Death²* 2001: Nuclear Fire²* 2002: Black Sun²* 2004: Devil's Ground²* 2005: Seven Seals²* 2007: New Religion²* 2009: 16:6 (Before The Devil Knows You're Dead)²* 2012: Unbreakable²* 2014: Delivering The Black²* 2016: Rulebreaker²²'''Members:'''²* Ralf Scheepers – lead vocals (1997–present)²* Mat Sinner – bass guitar, vocals (1997–present)²* Tom Naumann – guitars (1997–2000, 2003–2007, 2015-present), live guitars (2013-2015)²* Alex Beyrodt – guitars (2009–present), live guitars (2007–2009)²* Magnus Karlsson – guitars (2008–present)²* Francesco Jovino – drums (2015–present)²²'''Former members:'''²* Klaus Sperling – drums (1997–2003)²* Stefan Leibing – guitars, keyboards (1998–2007)²* Hendrik "Henny" Wolter – guitars (2000–2002, 2007–2010)²* Randy Black – drums (2003–2014)²* Constantine - live guitars (2012-2013)²* Aquiles Priester – drums (2014–2015)²²----²!!This band provides examples of:²²* AfterTheEnd: "Nation In Fear"²* AuthorAppeal: "Formula One" is about the eponymous sport.²* BaldOfAwesome: Ralf Scheepers²* BreakupSong: "Iron Fist In A Velvet Glove":²--> ''We better separate ways or hate is getting stronger.\²Last chapter in the act, two more broken hearts.\²(...)\²My dedication to the past, I'm gonna draw the line.\²You hit me with an iron fist in a velvet glove.''²* CarefulWithThatAxe: Ralf is capable of keeping a high note during a long time. Take, for example, the chorus of "Iron Fist In A Velvet Glove", where he keeps a high note during the chorus while his bandmates sing it.²* CivilWar: "Battalions of Hate"²* ConceptAlbum:²** ''Black Sun'' is about a space exploration mission. ²** Of sorts with ''Seven Seals'', as it's about the battle between heaven and hell.²* CorruptChurch: "Church Of Blood"²* CoverVersion: They've covered many songs for tributes and whatever: "[[Music/{{Accept}} Breaker]]", "[[Music/{{Rainbow}} Kill The King]]", Moore/Lynott's "Out In The Fields", "[[Music/DeepPurple Speed King]]", "[[Music/BlackSabbath Die Young]]", "[[Music/JudasPriest Metal Gods]]", "[[Music/{{Metallica}} Seek and Destroy]]", "[[Music/IronMaiden 2 Minutes To Midnight]]" and "[[Music/LedZeppelin The Rover]]".²* GriefSong: One of the interpretations of "In Memory", about Ralf Scheepers's sister.²* HeavyMeta:²** "Metal Is Forever":²--> ''Faster beats are pounding\²While the fans are shouting\²Metal is forever\²In every single matter\²Metal is forever\²Nations come together''²** "Living for Metal" is about the whole cycle of a metalhead: you start listening a band, then get your friends onto the genre, then you form a band.²* HorsemenOfTheApocalypse: "Seven Seals".²* LargeHam: Ralf Scheepers.²* LastStand: "Final Embrace"²--> ''I will fight my own fight\²I will break through their lines\²Take the last chance to survive''²* MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: Mostly in the 7-8 range, with the odd tune that gets a bit lower.²* MultinationalTeam: In the current formation, germans Ralf Scheepers, Mat Sinner (real name: Matthias Lasch), Tom Naumann and Alex Beyordt share the band with swedish Magnus Karlsson and italian Francesco Jovino. Past members also included canadian Randy Black and southafrican Aquiles Priester.²* PowerMetal²* PrecisionFStrike: "Cry Havoc". It's kind of surprising the first time, actually.²* RebelLeader: "Chainbreaker"²* RoaringRampageOfRevenge: "Hatred In My Soul"²* ScrewDestiny: "Visions of Fate", from ''Devil's Ground''.²* SpellMyNameWithAnS: It's Ralf Sche''ep''ers or Ralf Sche''pp''ers? ²* StartMyOwn: After leaving ''Music/GammaRay'', Scheepers started Primal Fear.²----


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