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Uli Jon Roth

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Born Dec 18, 1954
Age 61
Hometown 1111111111

Ulrich Roth, more commonly known as Uli Jon Roth, is a German guitarist and one of the earliest contributors to the neo-classical metal genre. He is also the founder of Sky Academy and inventor of the Sky Guitar. He is the older brother of fellow guitarist and artist Zeno Roth.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1954 Birth Born in 1954.

TWENTIES

1974 20 Years Old During his tenure as lead guitarist, main songwriter and occasional lead singer for the Scorpions, the band released four studio albums between 1974 and 1977. … Read More
1978 24 Years Old However, Roth had left the band in 1978 following the end of the Taken by Force tour and before the Tokyo Tapes release. … Read More

THIRTIES

1985 31 Years Old In 1985, Roth released his third and final Electric Sun album, Beyond the Astral Skies, dedicated to Martin Luther King and to Roth's fans. … Read More

FORTIES

1996 42 Years Old In 1996 Monika Dannemann was convicted of breaking a British High Court order not to repeat allegations that Kathy Etchingham was an "inveterate liar" for accusing her of playing a role in Jimi Hendrix's death. … Read More
1998 44 Years Old The G3 European tour of 1998 featured Roth playing with Joe Satriani and Michael Schenker. … Read More
2001 47 Years Old Roth played at the outdoor rock festival at Castle Donington in 2001 (also featuring original Scorpions lead guitarist Michael Schenker on the bill), and this was filmed and subsequently released on DVD.

FIFTIES

2006 52 Years Old Roth appeared in concert with the Scorpions onstage at the Wacken Open Air Festival in 2006 along with two other former members of the band. … Read More
2007 53 Years Old 1 More Event
On 2 June 2007 at the Rock am Ring festival in Germany, Roth joined The Smashing Pumpkins on stage for their epic closing song "Gossamer". … Read More
2008 54 Years Old Roth debuted songs from "Under A Dark Sky" on 18 July 2008 in his headline set at the G-TARanaki Guitar Festival in New Zealand, Roth's debut concert in the country. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2015 61 Years Old 1 More Event
On 10 February 2015, Uli Jon Roth will release a 2-CD studio album entitled Scorpions Revisited recorded in 2014 in Hannover, Germany, in which Roth revisited his personal favourites from the early Scorpions period.
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