A Pale Horse Named Death take on the A-Z challenge

Our A-Z challenge is a fun way to get to know the many bands and artists out there. Here it’s the turn of A Pale Horse Named Death to tell us all about themselves.

A song that made you want to make music?

Black Sabbath – War Pigs

Best rider you’ve had?

Always the best rider in Germany

Craziest moment you’ve experienced in the band?

Being parked next to American Head Charge‘s bus and watching the coroner carry their deceased guitarist off the bus.

Deepest lyric one of your songs features?

One thing is guaranteed you always Die Alone.

Easiest song you wrote?

When the Crows Descend Upon You & Shards of Glass

Favourite song in your set?

To Die In Your Arms

Guest you’d most like to feature on your record?

Trent Reznor

Hardest thing about being in a band?

Getting along all the time

Interesting fact about one of your members?

Joe Taylor played guitar for DORO for 8 years

Jokes you have in the band?

We are a joke

Key to writing a song?

Being honest and in the right mood

Longest distance traveled to play a show?

Burlington VT to Burbank California over 3000 miles

Most inspiring musician you’ve experienced?

Peter Steele

New band you’d recommend?


Opening for this band would be ideal?

Black Sabbath

Place you’d most like to tour?


Quote you’d like to pass on to our readers?

That which can be destroyed by truth shall never be spared it’s demise

Reason for the title of your recent/forthcoming release?

There has been hell on earth

See us live at?

Hamburg Germany

The old days of music were better than the current, do you agree?


Unusual merchandise?

Used tampons

Variations you’d like to do on any of your songs?

Acoustic and Orchestra

What do your fans mean to you?

The world

X-rays or any treatments needed for band-related injuries?

None as of yet

You’re late for a show, whose fault is it?

The tour manager

Zoo animal that best describes the personality of your band?


Elizabeth Birt

January 11, 2022

Band management assistant. Goth princess and lover of all things music and sport.


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