Well-known for his membership in the German rock groups U.D.O. and Accept, this vocalist documented fifteen albums using the previous music group between 1987 and 2015 and seven albums using the last mentioned group between 1979 and 1986. Russian Roulette, his last documenting with Accept, increased to amount five on Germany’s GfK Entertainment Best 100 graph. He and fellow Accept founding associates Wolf Hoffmann and Peter Baltes released the band’s self-titled debut record in 1979 and documented a second record, I’m a Rebel, the next year. JAPAN manga personality Dark Schneider (in the series Bastard!!) was called in Dirkschneider’s honor. He was created in Wuppertal, Germany. His kid, Sven Dirkschneider, also forged a profession as much steel musician. In 2006, Dirkschneider was highlighted on fellow steel vocalist Tomi Putaansuu’s (Mr. Lordi’s) record The Arockalypse.