This Friday (September 14th) Rammstein won at Metal Hammer Awards 2012 in the category of best German band. Flake was present at the ceremony to receive the award on behalf of the rest of the band.
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In an interview with Colombian Rockombia site, Flake Lorenz reveals some information about the tours planned for 2011.
After touring Australia for the Big Day Out, the band revert by the United States from the spring, a big European tour will begin thereafter.
The year 2011 promises to be rich in Rammstein, after announcing the Live DVD, and the Best of tours to come.+
Source: Caroline, youtube.com
Please note that Rammstein keyboardist, Flake, was not at tonight’s show in Copenhagen, Denmark. At the start of the show, frontman Till Lindemann made the announcement “Ladies and Gentlemen, Due to a severe infection, our keyboard player Flake Lorenz was taken yesterday to the hospital. We did not want to cancel this concert and have brought in a substitute; a warm round of applause for Alf Atorthat (Knorkator keyboardist).”
It is unclear at this time how many more shows Flake might miss due to his illness, but he is reportedly already out and doing better. People in attendance have confirmed that the band didn’t walk Alf like a dog or make him use the treadmill.
Christian Flake Lorenz, the Rammstein keyboardist, is selling his Smart on Ebay Germany. The vehicle has an absolutely unique painting of the design that recalls the Alien movies. The vehicle has a genuine smart engine with a 40,000 km on the clock. The engine was completely revised. The Smart has a registered tuning with legendary 71 hp and the tachometer displays up to 200 km/h!
The auction is here (ends on 02.01.09 18:30:00 MEZ)
According to Rammstein Austria Rammstein keyboardist Flake Lorenz married with his Jenny on Friday September 12th.
Marriage was celebrated over a period of 3 days on Flakes property in Liebenwalde. The band Knokator played there on a temporarily constructed stage.
Knorkator quotation from the website: “On Saturday gave Stumpen, Buzz Dee and I unplugged serenade to a wedding of a famous keyboardist.”
With his band “Rammstein” he is one of the most successful German musician admitted the main prices. In his spare time, he has an expensive hobby: The Berlin Rammstein keyboardist Flake Lorenz (41) collects vintage cars.
More than 70, he already shared with his friend and business partner Dirk Salomon (42)! Among these there are several Bentleys, a Jaguar coupe or an Alfa Romeo Spider!
What do two people with so many cars? “Rent”, says the rockers Rammstein.
“Everyone should have an old car may not only rich ekelhafte Pedanten!”
This summer, the two extended their range with 15 Volkswagen buses.
Christian Lorenz alias Flake played in GDR times in the punk band Feeling B, later in Rammstein. Now he has a book of tapes, photographs and Stasi reports. WELT ONLINE asked Flake about punk party, occupied houses and the Nazi allegations against Rammstein.
Christan “Flake” Lorenz is keyboardist from Rammstein, he began as a member of the punk band Feeling B.
Who likes Rammstein humorous elements on stage must adhere to Christian “Flake” Lorenz. Flake played that role first during Feeling B era ( “We always wolln artig!”). The band existed from 1983 until 2000, when their singer died.
Flake and the guitarist Paul Landers moved in 1994 to the band Rammstein but Feeling B still continued. They remained a fun-punk band with a strange tendency to medieval folk music.
Who wants to read the whole interview, feel free to do so on welt.de (the article is in German and I don’t have time to translate it)