The Solothurn/Switzerland born band «Krokus» started playing Progressive Rock but changed to Hard Rock beginning of the 1980ies. They reached diverse Platinim and Gold awards and became citizen of honour of Memphis (Tennessee). In 2003 they got their first No 1 album in Switzerland - "Rock the Block". The albums "Hoodoo" and "Dirty Dynamite" also went No 1 in Switzerland. The band sold more than 10 Mio records so far.
Krokus today is Marc Storace, Chris Von Rohr, Fernando Von Arb, Mandy Meyer, Marc Kohler, and Flavio Mezzodi.