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Thursday, June 1, 2023

Schandmaul’s album “Knüppel aus dem Sack“ hits the German album charts at #5

German medieval folk rock leaders Schandmaul have entered the official German album charts at #5 with their new album “Knüppel aus dem Sack”! Celebrating nearly 25 yeas of their inimitable sound, the genius offering of storytelling and medieval instrumentation is spliced with modern influences and marks the unit’s 11th full-length so far. It demonstrates Schandmaul’s remarkable talent as songwriters and storytellers while inviting everyone to enter a thrilling and captivating world of sound.

Since their debut, “Wahre Helden”, released in 1999, Schandmaul has been a reliable force of top-notch, high-level folk rock. With seven top 10 albums on the German charts to date, successful tours and numerous festival appearances, as well as millions of streams on digital platforms, the Bavarian outfit has proven that they have conquered the very top of their genre with good reason.