The Golden Flashmen

Real Name:
The Flashmen / The Beatmen
garage surf/beat/ska from Munich, Germany (1997-2002)

The band was named "The Beatmen" until 1998 (when their guitarist and co-vocalist Konni "The Bö" died in a car crash near Warsaw).
They self-released one 7" "Don't try to be a Robert/ Lonely Girl" in honour of Konni after his death.
The actual band name was "The Flashmen" afterwards, but took the attribute "Golden" only for the "Rage Against Abschiebung"-compilation
Hank and Gaius formed together with Nick McCarthy of Franz Ferdinand a band called "Das Lunsentrio" later

Hank Schmidt-in-der-Beek (drums, vocals)
Sebastian "Gaius" Kellig (vocals)
Konni Böttger (guitar, vocals)
Chris(tian) Schaaf (bass)
additional Flashmen:
Nader Saffari



BS14 The Golden Flashmen - Rage Against Abschiebung - Die Compilation album art Various Hymne Various - Rage Against Abschiebung - Die Compilation(CD + CD, Enh) Bodensatz BS14 Germany 2004 Sell This Version