Markus Eck

Date of birth:

1968-01-16

Profession:

Office Worker

E-Mail address:

info@metalmessage.de

Homepage:

http://www.metalmessage.de

Describe your way to Heavy Metal:

Since 1978 - at that time I started with AC/DC and their timeless Masterpiece "Highway To Hell" (Still one of my biggest faves!!! Ronald Belford Scott - R.I.P.)

How and when did you become a collector?

I collect since 1985. Why I collect? That´s very simply: I´m addicted to METAL!

What kind of stuff do you collect?

I collect Vinyls in all versions, CDs, Tapes & special editions

Which styles do you collect?

My focus observes Heavy, Power, Thrash, Speed, Black, Melodic Death, Pagan, Viking, Heathen, Dark, Gothic, Doom, Folk and some more Metal - but any kinds of Nu Metal, Rap Metal make me really sick!

How big is your collection?

Around 500-600 LPs, 7.000 CDs and 500 Tapes

Where do you buy?

Private contacts, Mailorders, Ebay

Your favourite records (by heart or value):

By heart:
1. Candlemass/ Epicus Doomicus Metallicus
2. Heathen/ Breaking The Silence
3. AC/DC/ Back In Black
4. Iron Maiden/ Killers
5. Thyrfing/ s/t
6. Thyrfing/ Valdr Galga
7. Windir/ Sóknardalr
8. Accept/ Restless & Wild
9. Lillian Axe/ Love & War
10. May Lynn/ s/t

Do you trade / buy / sell?

I´m mainly interested in trading!

Any famous last words?

Metal - a way of life!