Go to www.starkemusic.net to buy and listen to the new
Starke album "Wille zur Macht." Once again you decide
how much the album is worth and that is how much you
The new album is available for purchase May 1st.
Pre-orders are now being accepted. When you pre-order
you get a FREE sticker, button and poster with your purchase.
for all pre-orders.
No Ca$h Friday was a huge success. We broke the attendance
record at Fat Baby. The place was packed from start to finish.
I would like to thank Blue Movie, Unconscious Disturbance and
Tween for making it an awesome night. See you in June.
On Wednesday, May 22nd we will be opening for
Bullet For My Valentine at The Rave in Milwaukee, WI.
Starke will be adding more and more shows in the
days to come. Check out our Shows section on the website
for more info.
We are beyond proud and excited to announce that
we have just signed a deal with Dying Industry Records.
They are an indie label in Brooklyn and we be helping
take the band to the next level.
Stärke will be opening up for Down at The Rave
in Milwaukee, WI on Tuesday, Jan. 29th.
Tickets and more info TBA.
Because of Hurricane Sandy, our show at Webster Hall
with the band Dope has been rescheduled for
Friday, February 22nd. E-mail me for tickets.
We are starting to finish up recording of the new album
"Wille zur Macht" The artwork will be finished next week
and will debut the artwork on Jan 1st 2013.
We have new photos up in the PHOTO section of our website
from The 9/21/12 show at The Whisky in Los Angeles, CA.
More to come in the following days.
I just wanted to say THANK YOU for everyone who came out
Friday night to see me play The Whisky. The highlight was
getting the crowd to clap at the beginning of my song "Synn"
it's those moments that make everything worth it. I will see
all my Los Angeles fans and friends in 2013!!!
Just finished editing video for the new stage show for Starke.
The new stage show will be on disoplay for the first time in
New Hampshire in Feb 2013. I am super stoked and this will
make traveling much easier and open the band up to play
any city and time.
Starke has just been confirmed to open for Dope at Webster Hall in NYC
on Friday, November 9th. The show is 19 and Over and tickets are
$15 in advance. E-mail for tickets.
Starke has to reschedule its NYC Fat Baby show. We will be back to
Fat Baby in 2013.
What does Ricky Ricardo, The Godfather II and Stärke have in common........
CUBA!!!!! That is right Stärke will be doing a 10 day tour in Cuba
as part of The Brutal Fest in August of 2013!!!!!! There will be 6-7
shows starting off at the Maxim Rock club in Havana.
There will be a second show at the Pinar del Rio in Havana.
Than the tour bus, yes there will be a tour bus, takes off for
shows (most are outside shows) in
Santa Clara, Camaguey, and in Holguin.
More info to come in the coming months.
Stärke returns to Fat Baby in the East Village on
Saturday, October 20th to have a night of metaland to
have a "Pre-Halloween" party. Costumes encouraged.
Starke will be opening for Cannibal Corpse and Goatwhore on
The Summer Slaughter Tour 2012 in Milwaukee, WI at The Rave.
The show is Friday, August 17th and is ALL AGES.
E-mail email@example.com for more info to get in
the show super CHEAP!!!!
Thank you NYC for such an amazing welcome. The show at
Fat Baby was awesome and the crowd response was overwhelming.
This is just the first of many, many shows to come in NYC.
Photos of the show will be available later this week.
Listen to Starke live on Fearless Radio Thursday at 6 pm (CST).
You can go to www.fearlessradio.com to listen. We will talke
about what we have been up to, our Chicago show, opening for
Cannibal Corpse and the new album and show in Berlin.
I have completed 10 songs for a new album. I have finished
recording the drums for the 10 songs and will have the bass
finished by tomorrow. With that being said I will be releasing
a new full length album called "Wille zur Macht" on April 16th 2013.
To celebrate the release and to reveal all 10 songs live for the
first time.......I will be having a Album Release show in
Berlin, Germany on Saturday, April 20th at K17. There will be
more details to come in the up and coming weeks, but needless
to say that show is going to be HUGE on all levels.
I have many people and companies working with me on the
show and the release. There will be ALOT of promo leading up
to the release including a comic book called "Starke" to coincide
with the new album.
Also, everyone on facebook will have an opportunity over the
next couple of weeks to select an album cover for the new album,
and I will be having a listening party in New York, Chicago and
Los Angeles after the Berlin show. I will also be posting a blog
with progress of the new album.
Thanks to everyone who has been patient with me for the past
15 days and for everyone who has been eagerly awaiting this news.
This is just the beginning with MANY MANY MANY more shows in
Europe in the woodworks.
On July 1st Starke will have a HUGE announcement
reguarding it's future and about 2013. It will change the course
of the band and how it operates.
Chicagoans we have added not only another show but another
Fearless Radio interview. The show will be Saturday, July 28th
at Nite Caps. More info at the SHOWS section. The Fearless Radio
interview will be on Wednesday, July 25th at 6 pm Central Time.
Starke will be coming back to Los Angeles to play
The Whisky once again. The show will be Friday, September 21st.
E-mail me here to get in for FREE.
The biggest news the band has had to date has arrived.
We will be opening for Cannibal Corpse and Goatwhore in
Milwaukee, WI at The Rave on Friday, August 17th.
For ticket info and for a chance to see the show for CHEAP!!!
Email me here
Thank you Los Angeles for an amazing show at The Whisky.
In case you missed the show or don't live in Los Angeles, you
can watch the show in it's entirety in our VIDEO section.
One of Starke's favorite places to play is Chicago. With that being
said we are coming back to Chicago on Thursday, July 26th at
Elbo Room with special guests Illusions Fate. It's $5 before 9 pm
and $8 after 9 pm. 21 and over and we will be filming this show
so we will need as many peeps as possible to make it down.
Don't think we forgot about all of our fans in Portland, OR.
Saturday, November 24th we will be performing at Tiger Bar.
More info TBA.
NYC Starke has landed!!!! We officially have our first show in NYC on
Friday, July 20th at Fat Baby in East Village in Manhattan.
It will be 21 and over and $8 at the door. The first ten people to
show up will get a FREE CD release package
(which will include, CD, t-shirt, sticker, button and poster).
Hope to see you all there.
We finally have the video up from the Fearless radio interview.
You can check it out in our VIDEO section.
Come check out Stärke at The Whisky Friday, May 18th at 11 pm.
I have some comp tickets available for everyone interested.
It will be $10 at the door. E-mail for tickets or more info.
As an added request by all the e-mails and responses Stärke
will be performing live in Portland, OR over the summer. More
details to follow. There will also be one more live show in Chicago
over the summer as well to finish off the year in Chicago.
Things are happening here in the big apple. Stärke is going to
start recording in NYC for the upcoming online tour.
This will give the band a chance to hit all the fans in all of the
cities across the country. The band will also be adding a NYC
show date coming soon.
Live footage from the Fearless Radio interview along with the
Chicago show on St. Patrick's Day will be up and online in
May 2012. The footage will be available on the VIDEO page.
Anyone miss Stärke's Fearless Radio interview? That's ok,
you can listento full interview by clicking HERE
One of the first single's off of the debut album "Revenge with Music"
is the song Silence. There is a promo video available for the song. You
can watch it at any of these sites below:
Stärke's You Tube channel
Flash Metal TV
The road to Germany starts now!!!!! Stärke is going to be playing 4 dates
in Germany in October 2012. The cities will include Berlin, Frankfurt, Cologne
and Munich. The dates will be October 17th through October 20th.
More details to come.
The full length debut album is ready, out and available for purchase. The album
contains 17 songs which document the past year and a half in the bands life. If
you want to buy the album, go to this link HERE and follow the instructions to buy