Krokus

Krokus

Profile:
Swiss hard rock group.
Founded by:
Peter Richard – vocals (1975–1976)
Chris von Rohr – vocals, drums, bass, keyboards (1975–1983, 1987–1989, since 2008)
Tommy Kiefer – guitar (1975–1981)
Remo Spadino – bass (1975–1976)

Current line-up:
Marc Storace – vocals (1979–1988, 1994–1996, since 2002)
Fernando von Arb – guitar (1976–2004, since 2008)
Mark Kohler – guitar (1982–1988, 1994–1996, since 2008)
Chris von Rohr – bass (1975–1983, 1987–1989, since 2008)
Freddy Steady – drums (1976–1982, 1994–1996)
Flavio Mezzodi – drums (since 2013)

Former members:
Vocals:
Peter Richard (1975–1976)
Henry Friez (1979)
Björn Lodin (1988–1989)
Peter McTanner (1990–1992)
Carl Sentance (1999–2001)

Guitar:
Tommy Kiefer (1975–1981)
Hansi Droz (1976)
Mandy Meyer (1981, 2004–2007)
Patrick Mason (1983)
Many Maurer (also bass) (1989–2000)
Chris Lauper (1999)
Dave Stettler (2000)
Dominique Favez (2002–2007)

Bass:
Remo Spadino (1975–1976)
Jürg Naegeli (also keyboards) (1976–1980)
Andy Tanas (1984–1985)
Tommy Keiser (1985–1986)
Tony Castell (2002–2007)

Drums:
Steve Pace (1983)
Jeff Klaven (1983–1986)
Dani Crivelli (1987–1989)
Peter Haas (1990–1992, 1999–2001)
Cliff Rodgers (1999)
Marcel Kopp (2000)
Patrick Aeby (2002–2005)
Stefan Schwarzmann (2006–2007)

The logo was designed by the Swiss artist Beat Keller.
In 1977 Krokus merged together with the band Montezuma.
Their album Headhunter was a platinum album in the United States. So far, all Krokus albums have gone platinum in Switzerland.
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Krokus Discography

Albums

Krokus Krokus (Album) Schnoutz Records Switzerland 1976 Sell This Version
Krokus To You All (Album) Schnoutz Records Switzerland 1977 Sell This Version
Krokus Pay It In Metal (Album) Mercury US 1978 Sell This Version
Krokus Metal Rendez-vous (Album) Arista Japan 1980 Sell This Version
CN 3659/S Budgie / Krokus Budgie / Krokus - In Concert-237(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 3659/S UK 1980 Sell This Version
Krokus Hardware (Album) Ariola, Ariola UK 1981 Sell This Version
Krokus One Vice At A Time (Album) Ariola, Arista US 1982 Sell This Version
none Krokus / ZZ Top Krokus / ZZ Top - King Biscuit Flower Hour(2xLP, Promo, Transcription) DIR Broadcasting none US 1982 Sell This Version
Krokus Headhunter (Album) Ariola, Arista Australia 1983 Sell This Version
Krokus The Blitz (Album) Arista Europe 1984 Sell This Version
Krokus Alive And Screamin' (Album) Arista Greece 1986 Sell This Version
Krokus Change Of Address (Album) Arista US 1986 Sell This Version
Krokus Heart Attack (Album) MCA Records, MCA Records Japan 1988 Sell This Version
Krokus Stampede (Album) Phonag Records Canada 1990 Sell This Version
Krokus To Rock Or Not To Be (Album) Phonag Records Switzerland 1995 Sell This Version
Krokus Round 13 (Album) Phonag Switzerland 1999 Sell This Version
Krokus Rock The Block (Album) Warner Music Switzerland Switzerland 2003 Sell This Version
Krokus Fire And Gasoline Live (Album) Reality Entertainment Switzerland 2004 Sell This Version
Krokus Hellraiser (Album) AFM Records Japan 2006 Sell This Version
A 689894 Krokus Extended Versions(CD) Sony BMG Music Entertainment A 689894 US 2006 Sell This Version
Krokus Hoodoo (Album) Columbia, Sony Music Europe 2010 Sell This Version
Krokus Dirty Dynamite (Album) Sony Music Entertainment Europe 2013 Sell This Version
Krokus Long Stick Goes Boom (Album) Sony Music Europe 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

6028 937 Krokus Highway Song / Trying Hard(7") Schnoutz Records 6028 937 Switzerland 1977 Sell This Version
6028 650 Krokus Susie / Rock Me, Rock You(7", Single) Mercury 6028 650 Switzerland 1978 Sell This Version