Raga Rockers

Raga Rockers

Infobox musical artist
Name = Raga Rockers

Img_capt =
Img_size =
Landscape =
Background = group_or_band
Alias =
Origin = Oslo, Norway
Genre = Rock
Years_active = 1982 –present
Label = Virgin
Associated_acts =
URL = http://www.ragarockers.no
Current_members = Michael Krohn
Tore Berg
Livio Aiello
Jan Arne Kristiansen
Nils Aune
Hugo Alvarstein
Past_members = Bruno Hovden (Desceased)
Notable_instruments =

Raga Rockers is a Norwegian rock band from Oslo with Michael Krohn on vocals. The band was formed in 1982 by front man Michael Krohn. The other members were Livio Aiello on bass, Bruno Hovden on guitar, Jan Arne Kristiansen on drums, Tore Berg on guitar, Hugo Alvarstein on Keyboards, and Nils Aune on guitar and keyboards. They recorded their very first album in 1983, called "The Return of the Raga Rockers". One year later they recorded their second album - "Maskiner i Nirvana".

The band is one of the most successful Norwegian rock bands of all times. In 2007 they recorded their latest album, titled "Übermensch".

Current Lineup

*Michael Krohn - vocals 1982-present)
*Livio Aiello - bass (1982-present)
*Jan Arne Kristiansen - drums and percussion (1982-present)
*Nils Aune - guitar, keyboards 1988-1989–1998-present)
*Hugo Alvarstein - guitar, keyboards
*Arne Sæther - keyboards

Bruno Hovden played on the albums "The return of the Raga Rockers" and "Maskiner i Nirvana". He died shortly after being critically injured in a car accident in January 1985. Nils Aune credited on the albums "Forbudte følelser" (1988) and "Blaff" (1989). He was out of Raga Rockers for 9 years before he came back in 1998. Tore Berg played guitar and sometimes keyboard on all the records between 1984 and 2000, but did not play on the "Übermensch" record in 2007.


*"The Return Of The Raga Rockers (1983)
*"Maskiner i Nirvana" (1984)
*"Varme dager" (1987)
*"Forbudte Følelser" (1988)
*"Blaff" (1989)
*"Rock'n Roll Party" (1990)
*"Raga Live" (1990)
*"Perler for Svin" (1995)
*"alive again" (1995)
*"Til Helvete Med Raga Rockers" (1997)
*"Raga Rockers" (2000)
*"Ragas beste 1983-2000/live roskilde 1999" (2005)
*"Übermensch" (2007)


*"The Beginning of The Raga Rockers" (1993)

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Music of Norway — Part of a series on Norwegians Culture Arch …   Wikipedia

  • Turbonegro — Infobox musical artist Name = Turbonegro Img capt = Turbonegro performing at Vikafestivalen, Mo i Rana, Norway on July 22, 2006. (L R) Euroboy, Chris Summers, and Hank von Helvete Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Origin = Oslo,… …   Wikipedia

  • Norwegian rock — Dimmu Borgir performing at Tuska in 2005. The most known rock and roll performers in the 1950s were Per Granberg, Per Hartvig (Rocke Pelle), Jan Rohde and Odd Gisløy (Smiling Tommy). Gisløy even penned his own rock and roll composition: Dancing… …   Wikipedia

  • DeLillos — Infobox musical artist Name = deLillos Img capt = deLillos live at the Øya festival in 2005 (from left) Lars Fredrik Beckstrøm, Lars Lillo Stenberg, Øystein Paasche and Lars Lundevall. Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name …   Wikipedia

  • 365 Fri — Infobox Album | Name = 365 Fri Type = Album Artist = Tre Små Kinesere Released = 1990 Recorded = 1989 Genre = Pop Length = 39:12 Label = CBS Producer = Roger Valstad Reviews = Last album = This album = 365 Fri (1990) Next album = Luftpalass… …   Wikipedia

  • Jokke & Valentinerne — Infobox musical artist Name = Jokke Valentinerne Img capt = Joachim Nielsen Img size = 200 Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Oslo, Norway Genre = Rock Years active = 1982 1994 Label = Sonet Associated acts = URL = Current… …   Wikipedia

  • Izzat — Infobox Film director = Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen producer = Tomas Backström writer = Leon Bashir music = Magnus Beite cinematography = Gaute Gunnari editing = Wibecke Rønseth released = 2005 runtime = 107 min country = Norway language = Norwegian,… …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Krohn (1959) — For the industrialist, see Michael Krohn (1793–1878). Michael Krohn (born 25 August 1959, Oslo) is a Norwegian rock musician. He is the vocalist in the band Raga Rockers and former drummer in the Norwegian band Kjøtt. He is a studio musician on… …   Wikipedia

  • Kristiansen — [IPA kʁis tjænsn] , is a Danish and Norwegian patronymic surname. For etymology see Christiansen People*Kristiansen mob family *Egil Kristiansen, a Cross country skier *Einar Kristiansen, a Nordic skier *Einstein Kristiansen, a cartoonist *Elin… …   Wikipedia

  • P3 Sessions — is a Norwegian radio program on NRK P3, that airs own produced concerts live, like the American version; Sessions@AOL. The first program was held in the spring of 2003. In a span of five years, more than 50 concerts have been held.[dated info]… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”