Sascha Gerstner (2 April 1977) is a German musician, currently playing guitar in German Power Metal act Helloween.
Sascha Gerstner is guitarist of German metal act Helloween. He started playing music at the age of 6. With 17 years old, he was already known in Germany's music scene and in 1996 he was spotted by Chris Bay and Dan Zimmermann, who hired him for their band Freedom Call. Gerstner stayed with Freedom Call until 2001, performing on their first two albums and touring with them all over Europe three times.
In 2002 Charlie Bauerfeind introduced Sascha Gerstner to Michael Weikath of Helloween, and he was soon hired as a replacement for their fired guitarist Roland Grapow. Since then, Sascha Gerstner is a permanent member of Helloween.
In 2006 he opened with two friends their recording&mixing studio G-Tracks, with clients Saxon, HammerFall, Rage, Blind Guardian, Betty Lennard and many more.
With Freedom Call