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You will be blown away!!! KROKUS has sold more than 13 million albums worldwide and toured all over the world, and although one of their biggest hits is called "Tokyo Nights", they never played Japan up to now. Upon arrival in Tokyo, the band was greeted by their greatest Japanese fan, who had waited for decades to have his KROKUS album collection signed by the band.
He said this was the happiest day in his life", adds Marc Storace. And while strolling the streets of Tokyo, Switzerland's 1 rock export was asked for autographs by a great number of female fans. And adds:"throughout the nuclear catastrophe of Fukushima and thereafter they kept smiling, that really impressed us. Chris Von Rohr: "It was absolutely awesome! Promoter Creativeman wants us back in Japan as soon as possible.
Er sagte, dies sei der schoenste Tag seines Lebens", so Marc Storace. World premiere of a Swiss band at Japan's largest rock festival. October 15th, Switzerland's 1 export in rock will rock over 37, Japanese fans at Saitama Super Arena just outside of Tokyo. KROKUS take a break in between songwriting for their next cd tentatively to be released beginning of especially for this festival gig in Japan.
And guitarist Mark Kohler promises: "Tokyo Nights" will be a must on our set list and it is an honor for us to rock the Japanese nation". Die Tour der Solothurner quer durch Europa war ein voller Erfolg. Die Band ist tight wie ein zugekniffener A…… und grooved wie Sau. Dass ein jaehriger Frontman wie der sich in bester stimmlichen Verfassung praesentierende Marc Storace Spagat-Spruenge mit der Haltungsnote zehn hinlegt, sagt wohl alles aus ueber die Dynamik der Rock Veteranen.
Jedes angekuendigte Stueck , ob neue Songs oder alte Klassiker, wird bejubelt und mitgesungen, so dass das Grinsen von Gitarrist Fernando Von Arb immer breiter wird. Man merkt den Musikern deutlich an, wie sehr sie es geniessen, zusammen auf der Buehne zu stehen, und der Spass der Band uebertraegt sich sofort auf das begeisterte Publikum. April Krokus set the bar! No other act in Switzerland has sold as many albums as Krokus has so far in ! Let the celebration begin.
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Bizet Grieg Habanera G. Arabian Dance P. Tchaikovsky The Moldau B. Smetana This led to their reunion concert on August 2, with the addition of Mark Kohler. It was announced on April 20, , that the classic lineup of Chris von Rohr, Fernando von Arb, Freddy Steady, Mark Kohler and Marc Storace had reunited, and would be releasing a new studio record in with a supporting world tour.
On August 2, , the band performed live in the Stade de Suisse in Bern. Krokus performed the official anthem of the Ice Hockey World Championships , hosted by Switzerland. The song was entitled "Live for the Action". On March 3, , the album Hoodoo including a cover version of Steppenwolf 's " Born to Be Wild " and ten other songs, was released. In December , it was announced guitarist Mandy Meyer was once again rejoining the band after having filled in for an ailing Fernando von Arb at the Loud Park Festival in Japan in October The concerts were recorded for an upcoming live album and the fourth concert was released as Long Stick Goes Boom: Live from da House of Rust in Fernando von Arb was not be part of that tour, as he cannot travel for long distances and Krokus performed as a 5-piece band.
This was another reason why Mandy Meyer was brought back into the fold in as second lead guitarist. Mark Kohler also needs to take longer leaves of absence from the band and in his place Dominique Favez will play once more rhythm guitar.
The band's 18th studio release, a covers album entitled Big Rocks , was issued in January In September , Krokus announced their retirement and would embark on their farewell tour in On June 25, , The New York Times Magazine listed Krokus among hundreds of artists whose material was reportedly destroyed in the Universal fire. In June , the band announced a final tour to take place in North America starting in September,   but the dates were postponed due to the COVID pandemic.
The band name Krokus is German for crocus , a flower common throughout Europe. Early in the spring of , band founder Chris von Rohr observed a field of these flowers while traveling by train.
He was returning from L'Ecole des Chefs located in France after an aborted career in the culinary arts, and it was around this time the idea for the band was formed. Amazon Payment Products. English Choose a language for shopping. Listen Now with Amazon Music. Amazon Music Unlimited. Too Wired to Sleep. Angel of My Dreams. Fight On. So Long. Spirit of the Night.
Midnite Fantasy. Too Wired To Sleep Hangman Angel Of My Dreams Fight On So Long Spirit Of The Night Midnite Fantasy No Risk No Gain Turnin Inside Out Take My Love Justice Love Will Survive Rocks Off! Drive It In Hoodoo Woman Born To Be Wild Rock 'n' Roll Handshake Ride Into The Sun Too Hot In My Blood Dirty Street Keep Me Rolling Shot Of Love Headhunter Eat The Rich Screaming In The NightKROKUS take a break in between songwriting for their next cd (tentatively to be released beginning of ) especially for this festival gig in Japan. KROKUS are stoked to play this particular festival, as Japanese fans had to wait a long time to see KROKUS live and up close (for some).