The band LIONCAGE was founded in 2013 by Thorsten Bertermann (vocals), Torsten Landsberger (drums) and Lars König (guitar & mix). All three musicians had known each other for many years performing in professional tribute bands, and impulsively started a band with original songs after having a couple of beers at a festival, well, a rock festival… 

 

After two years of song-writing and recording demos, the LIONCAGE debut release "Done At Last“ successfully saw the light of day in Europe and Japan.

 

Even though the trio has a big variety of individual musical influences they have one passion in common: Melodic Rock and Rock bands such as Toto, Foreigner, Journey, Huey Lewis, Genesis, Yes, Paul Carrack, Chicago and many more. Besides these influences, LIONCAGE’s sound also showcases a contemporary, own sound on their second album “The Second Strike” which now is presented with even more finesse, power and versatility.

 

Some fantastic and talented musicians and friends helped the German three-piece to complete their new record. The bass guitar was handled by Lars Slowak, Sven Zimmermann, Andreas Laude-Schwedewsky and Dirk Meyer, keyboards by Mitch Knauer and Shanger Ohl, and backing vocals by Madeleine Lang, Anja Bublitz, Olaf Senkbeil and Billy King. Last but not least, one of the finest studio guitarists, Tim Pierce, (Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Rascal Flatts, Joe Cocker, Rick Springfield, Elton John etc.) took over some guitar parts on the track “Secrets”. 

 

On “The Second Strike”, Lioncage impressively prove that Germany is able to offer great productions in the Westcoast, AOR and Melodic Rock genre. 

 

Pride & Joy Music releases:

The Second Strike (24.03.2017)

Aldaria

AlmaH

Angelwings

Asphalt Horsemen

Avenford

Backwood Spirit

Badge

Berggren, Stefan

Black Majesty

Bormann, Michael

Bridge To Mars

Danger Zone

Echoes

Empire

Falaschi, Edu

Free From Sin

Hartmann

Jimi Anderson Group

Kings Of Broadway

Last Days Of Eden

Lichtgestalt

Lioncage

Lugnet

Mother Road

Psyco Drama

Rigoni, Alberto

Sebastien

Sede Vacante

Soul Secret

Stamina

Starsick System

T.A.N.K

Tainted Nation

The Summit

Vivaldi Metal Project

 

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