Rednex

Profile:
Swedish novelty-act. Producer Patrick Edenberg used his alias Pat Reiniz for this project. All other members also have an alias.
Until 2011 the band performed in fixed formations.
From 2012 on the band performs in mixed formations depending on the location where they perform and the availability of the members.
In 2012 a short-lived seperate band line-up was created for performances in New Zealand and Australia.

Current members:
Ace Ratclaw (Tor Pentén) (2004-2007, 2009-now)
Boneduster Crock (Björn Scheffler) (2003-2004, 2015-now)
Misty Mae (Cecilia Karlsson) (2014-now)
Spades (Jan Blumentrath) (2015-now)
Pervis The Palergator (Christian Sterba) (2017-now)
Cash (47) (Uwe Grunert) (2017-now)
Zoe (64) (Nika Karch) (2018-now)
Jiggie McClagganahan (2018-now)
Puppy/Moe Lester The Limp (Ďuro Varga/Dnes) (2018-now)
Puppette (Siddy Bennett) (2019-now)

Past members:
Mary Joe (Annika Ljungberg) (1994-1997, 2004-2008)
Billy Ray (Jonas Nilsson) (1994-2001, 2015-2018, reserve from 2018 on)
Bobby Sue (Kent Olander) (1994-2001)
Ken Tacky (Anders Arstrand) (1994-2000, 2015)
Mup (Pat Reiniz) (1994, occasionally from 2012 on)
B.B. Stiff (Urban Landgren) (1995-2001, 2015-2018, reserve from 2018 on)
Whippy (Mia Löfgren) (1999-2001, 2015-2018, reserve from 2018 on)
Scarlet (5) (Julie Tulley) (2001-2004, 2009-2012)
Dagger (4) (Anders Sandberg) (2001-2005, 2009-2017, reserve from 2017 on)
Joe Cagg (Roy van der Haagen) (2001-2003, 2009-2018)
Jay Lee (3) (Jean-Paul Engeln) (2001-2003, occasionally from 2019 on)
Snake/Cotton Eye Joe (Jens Sylsjö) (2005-2008)
Maverick (Anders Lundström) (2006-2008)
Dakotah (Nadja Flood) (2012-2015, reserve in 2017)
Abby Hick (Christine van de Ven) (2012-2018)
Rufus Jones (Pontus Söderqvist) (occasionally from 2012 on)
Rattler (2017-2018)
Cassidy (2017)

Rednex NZ members:
Rayanna Randy Payne (Theresa Murphy) (2012)
Rawtooth Rick (Anthony Sibbald) (2012)
Slimboy (Pascal Roggen) (2012)

Members-timeline from the official website:

Permanent members
1994: Bobby Sue (Kent Olander), Billy Ray (Jonas Nilsson), Ken Tacky (Anders Arstrand), Mup (Ranis Edenberg), Mary Joe (Annika Ljungberg)
1994–1995: Bobby Sue, Billy Ray, Ken Tacky, Mary Joe, BB Stiff (Urban Landgren)
1996–1997: Bobby Sue, Billy Ray, Ken Tacky, BB Stiff
1998–1999: Whippy (Mia Löfgren), Bobby Sue, Billy Ray, Ken Tacky, BB Stiff
2000: Whippy, Bobby Sue, Billy Ray, BB Stiff
2001–2003: Scarlet (Julie-Anne Tulley), Dagger (Anders Sandberg), Joe Cagg (Roy van der Haagen), Jay Lee (Jean-Paul Engeln)
2003–2004: Scarlet, Dagger, Ace Ratclaw (Tor Penten), Boneduster Crock (Björn Scheffler)
2004–2005: Dagger, Ace Ratclaw, Boneduster Crock, Annika Ljungberg
2005–2005: Dagger, Ace Ratclaw, Annika Ljungberg, Jens Sylsjö (Snake)
2006–2006: Anders Lundström (Maverick), Penten, Sylsjö, Ljungberg
2007–2008: Anders Lundström (Maverick), Sylsjö, Ljungberg
2009–2012: Scarlet, Dagger, Ace Ratclaw, Joe Cagg
Pool member changes
2012-13: Dakotah (Nadja Flood), Abby Hick, Dagger, Ace Ratclaw, Joe Cagg, Rufus Jones, Mup
2014: Misty Mae joins.
2015: Whippy (Mia Löfgren), Boneduster Crock, Spades, Billy Ray, BB Stiff join.
2017: Pervis the Palergator, Cash, Rattler and Cassidy join. Cassidy leaves. Dagger becomes reserve.
2018: Zoe, Jiggie McClagganahan, Moe Lester the Limp join. Whippy, Abby Hick, Boneduster Crock, Joe Cagg, Rattler leave. Billy Ray, BB Stiff become reserves.

Historical changes:

2018-09-07
Whippy & Abby Hick are no longer members of the pool.
Billy Ray is a reserve.
Joe Cagg is a temporary reserve til the end of 2018 and will thereafter leave Rednex.
Boneduster Crock will take a break from Rednex until May 2019, possibly longer.

2018, May
BB Stiff becomes reserve
Moe Lester the Limp joins Rednex

2018-04-20
Jiggie McClagganahan joins Rednex

2018-02-12
Zoe joins Rednex

2017 November
Cash joins Rednex

2017 August
Dagger becomes reserve.

2017 June
Cassidy leaves Rednex

2017-02-11
Rattler & Cassidy & Pervis the Palergator joins Rednex
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Albums

74321 244264 Rednex - Sex & Violins album art Rednex Sex & Violins (Album) Jive 74321 244264 Bulgaria 1995 Sell This Version
7243 8 50541 2 9 Rednex - ...Farm Out! album art Rednex ...Farm Out! (Album) Jive, Virgin 7243 8 50541 2 9 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
none Rednex - Manly Man Remix Frenzy (Metapop Remix Competition 2019) album art Rednex Manly Man Remix Frenzy (Metapop Remix Competition 2019)(20xFile, AAC, 256) RednexMusic, Muunshine Muusic none Sweden 2019

Singles & EPs

74321 241152 Rednex - Old Pop In An Oak album art Rednex Old Pop In An Oak (Single, Maxi) Jive 74321 241152 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
ZYX 7380-8 Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe album art Rednex Cotton Eye Joe (Maxi, Single) Jive, Zomba ZYX 7380-8 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
74321 25269 7 Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe / Old Pop In An Oak album art Rednex Cotton Eye Joe / Old Pop In An Oak(7", Single) Jive 74321 25269 7 Finland 1994 Sell This Version
74321 274712, 74321-274712 Rednex - Wish You Were Here album art Rednex Wish You Were Here (Maxi, Single) ZYX Music, Zomba 74321 274712, 74321-274712 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
KGB T 031P Rednex - Rolling Home album art Rednex Rolling Home (Single, Maxi) Zomba, Internal Affairs KGB T 031P UK 1995 Sell This Version
KGB T 024P Rednex - Wild 'N Free album art Rednex Wild 'N Free (Maxi, Single) Jive KGB T 024P UK 1995 Sell This Version
74321-28673-7 Rednex - Scatman (New Radio Edit) / Cotton Eye Joe album art Scatman John / Rednex Scatman John / Rednex - Scatman (New Radio Edit) / Cotton Eye Joe(7", Promo) RCA, Jive 74321-28673-7 Italy 1995 Sell This Version
Redpro 001 Rednex - Gold Strike Megamix album art Rednex Gold Strike Megamix(CD, Mini, Single, Promo, Smplr) Jive Redpro 001 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
ZYX 8606-8 Rednex - Riding Alone album art Rednex Riding Alone(CD, Maxi) ZYX Music, Zomba ZYX 8606-8 Germany 1997 Sell This Version
MATECDPRO1 Rednex - The Way I Mate album art Rednex The Way I Mate (Maxi, Single) Jive, Zomba MATECDPRO1 UK & Europe 1999 Sell This Version
9251422, (7)9251423 Rednex - Hold Me For A While album art Rednex Hold Me For A While (Maxi, Single) Jive, Jive 9251422, (7)9251423 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
9250722D, 9250722, (7) 9250723 Rednex - The Spirit Of The Hawk album art Rednex The Spirit Of The Hawk (Maxi, Single) Jive, Jive 9250722D, 9250722, (7) 9250723 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
ZOMBA 00 2 2000 Rednex - Stronger / The Spirit Of The Hawk album art Britney Spears / Rednex Britney Spears / Rednex - Stronger / The Spirit Of The Hawk(7", Single, Promo, W/Lbl) Jive ZOMBA 00 2 2000 Italy 2000 Sell This Version
EPIC-7421 Rednex - Sweet Like Chocolate / The Spirit Of The Hawk album art Shanks & Bigfoot / Rednex Shanks & Bigfoot / Rednex - Sweet Like Chocolate / The Spirit Of The Hawk(12", Maxi, Promo) Epic EPIC-7421 US 2000 Sell This Version
ZOM017 Rednex - The Way I Mate / The Spirit Of The Hawk album art Rednex The Way I Mate / The Spirit Of The Hawk(12", Maxi, Promo) Jive, Zomba ZOM017 Sweden 2000 Sell This Version
RTD 199.3927.0 Rednex - The Chase album art Rednex The Chase (Maxi, Single) Jive, Jive, Jive RTD 199.3927.0 Germany 2001 Sell This Version
9254382 Rednex - Cotton Eye Joe 2002 album art Rednex Cotton Eye Joe 2002 (Maxi, Single) Jive, Jive 9254382 Australia 2002 Sell This Version
MLCDS0079, MLCDS 0079 Rednex - Mama, Take Me Home album art Rednex Mama, Take Me Home (Single) M&L Records, M&L Records MLCDS0079, MLCDS 0079 Sweden 2006 Sell This Version
Pyjama S-06 Rednex - Fe Fi album art Rednex Fe Fi(CD, Single) Pyjama Records Pyjama S-06 Sweden 2006 Sell This Version
none Rednex - Anyway You Want Me album art Rednex Anyway You Want Me (Single) MMS Records, Universal Music AB, Well Done Productions none Sweden 2007 Sell This Version
NTR S-03 Rednex - With Bells On album art Rednex With Bells On(CDr, Single, Promo) Nordic Talent Records NTR S-03 Sweden 2007 Sell This Version
none Rednex - Looking For A Star album art Rednex Looking For A Star (Single) MMS Records none Sweden 2007 Sell This Version

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gabba4life

gabba4life

November 29, 2017
Another unknown example of the so called country-techno is Banquet - Drunken sailor. In fact when i heard it once back in 1995 my first thought was woowwww new song from Rednex.....Check it out and you will understand why.
ogobeat

ogobeat

March 13, 2017
Could they record a new CD album with all unreleased songs of last 10 years?
corne_mo

corne_mo

May 7, 2006
edited over 14 years ago
The style called "Euro House" had many variants. One of them was the so-called "Country House", which became popular in 1994 when a underground techno record "Swamp Thing" from the English band "The Grid" became a massive club- and mainstream hit.
One of the acts who had the most benefits of this succes was the Swedish act Rednex. their first records "Cotton Eye Joe" and "Old Pop In An Oak" were based on classic country melodies, and had the sounds of banjos and accordions all over it.
Halfway 1995 the country house-hype was over, but Rednex kept trying to produce hits, with less country-influences that was. These tracks were also less succesful then their two first, idiotic, tracks.

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