Biography

K R O K U S  IS:

MARC STORACE

Lead Vocals

Marc Storace

CHRIS VON ROHR

Bass, Vocals

Chris Von Rohr

FERNANDO VON ARB

Guitar, Vocals

Fernando Von Arb

MARK KOHLER

Guitar

Mark Kohler

MANDY MEYER

Guitar

Mandy Meyer

FLAVIO MEZZODI

Drums

Flavio Mezzodi

1980 - Metal Rendez-Vous

METAL RENDEZ-VOUS -1980

KROKUS Metal Rendez-Vous 1980
Marc Storace appeared for the first time as the lead vocalist. The three rock classics, “Bedside Radio”, “Heatstrokes” and “Tokyo Nights” opened up the doors to Great Britain and the USA. “Heatstrokes” charted number one in the British Heavy Metal charts.

Recorded at Studio Platinum One, Switzerland
 
Produced by Martin Pearson & Krokus.

Line-Up: Marc Storace - Fernando Von Arb – Chris Von Rohr – Freddy Steady – Tommy Kiefer
Krokus 1980
First official autograph card featuring Marc Storace
First official autograph card with new line-up. Left to right: Tommy Kiefer (guitar) - Freddy Steady (drums) - Marc Storace (vocals) - Chris Von Rohr (bass) - Fernando Von Arb (guitar)
Ariola Records Tour Ad
Ariola Records Tour Ad for Swiss "Metal Rendez-Vous" tour January to March 1980
Krokus Live In Concert
Freddy Juerg
Marc Storace
Tommy Chris Fernando
Bedside Radio International 45 single cover with clear vinyl record
Clear Vinyl International single cover of "Bedside Radio", signed by Fernando Von Arb, Chris Von Rohr, Freddy Steady, Marc Storace and Tommy Kiefer. "Beside Radio" turned out to be KROKUS's biggest hit in Europe.
Bedside Radio Swiss Cover
"Bedside Radio" 45 single cover for Swiss market
Krokus with Tommy
Fernando Von Arb (guitar) - Chris Von Rohr (bass) - Tommy Kiefer (guitar) - Marc Storace (vocals) - Freddy Steady (drums)

PLAYING PRESTIGEOUS "READING FESTIVAL" IN THE UK - August 1980

Reading Festival UK Concert Poster
Reading Festival UK band live
KROKUS at Reading Festival
Marc 'the voice' Storace
Marc & Tommy
Chris Von Rohr
KROKUS at Reading Festival August 1980
Tommy Kiefer (RIP)
Chris Von Rohr
Marc - Tommy - Fernando - Chris
Fernando Von Arb
Tommy & Marc
Concert Ticket stub UK
Concert ticket stub for Sheffield City Hall (UK) on February 11th, 1980
Ready For A Metal Rendez-Vous?
Band Photo MRV
Freddy Steady - Fernando Von Arb - Marc Storace - Chris Von Rohr - Tommy Kiefer
Japanese EP pressing
Japanese 45 rpm EP pressing, containing the songs:

(A side)
"Heatstrokes"
"Tokyo Nights"

(B side)
"Bedside Radio"
"Shy Kid"
Logo Merchandise
Official KROKUS Merchandise: Logo Car Sticker
Fernando Von Arb
Playin' the outlaw: Fernando Von Arb
Tokyo Nights Japanese 45 record
Japanese 45 single pressing of "Tokyo Nights" and flipside "Shy Kid"
Buckingham Palace London
Tommy, Freddy, Marc, Chris & Fernando In Front Of Buckingham Palace London
London 1980 Concert Poster
Tommy & Marc
Fernando
Krokus black & white album inset
London Big Ben
MRV signed album cover
Triple Platinum "Metal Rendez-Vous" album cover

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