the Kraan members doing today:
- Kraan is alive & well. They have toured both year 2000,
2001 and 2002. see 'events' for coming concerts
and broadcastings. Photos from show in Ulm (year 2000)
here and review here. Several radioshows
and TV-shows have also been broadcasted.
Write to: Kraan, c/o hattler, postbox 2226, D-89012 Ulm Germany , or
send a mail here
- Festival arrangers for 2001 are welcomed.
- Hellmutt Hattler has basicly worked with Tab
Two from 1991 to 2000. Tab Two is having a break now. Possibly a
He is now concentrating on Kraan and his band 'hattler'. Hattler has
(autumn 2000) released the album 'No eats yes', and another will be released
in 2003. He lives in a house nearby Ulm. He has also made a teaching
book about Bass
Book Hattlers band 'Hattler' through the agency A.S.S. in Hamburg. Email
- Peter Wolbrandt lives in Sontheim, works with multimedia production
and programming, and has, among other things, made a CD-ROM about the
town Ulm together with his brother Jan Fride. On his website
http://www.wolbrandt.de/ you can hear some new samples of Peters
recent musical work 1997 - 1999. He released a cd in may 1999 'Under
An1x' , a kind of technomusic - can
be purchased through his website. In july 1999 a mpeg/video cd-rom with
a Kraan koncert from Tuttlingen 1987 was made.
- Jan Fride (Wolbrandt) - Is running a headshop called OKAY together
with his girlfriend through 21 years Willa (they have a daughter with
the same age), selling all sorts of things. He made a website
for the shop. Here is also soundsamples of music he has made during
the last years. Some of it is a collaboration with peter Wolbrandt -
mostly in the techno vein.
- Johannes Pappert (Alto). Alto lives in Berlin, ownes
a sound/light hiring Company (that has a website - http://www.mixed-media.de/
choose the German version ). He still plays the sax !
- Joo Kraus mostly works with Tab
Two. A search at Klaus
Kuhnke's archiv will show several recent cooperations.
Joo Kraus's website
- Ingo Bishof - Has worked with many bands/musicians and styles
(try the Klaus Kuhnke's
archiv). Played a long time with " Heiner Pudelko" and after his
death with "Carsten Schmelzer & Band". He also played in a band called
(with Butze Fischer & Günter Reger).
Released an album 2001 : Reger/Bischof/Fischer: Images of Trance and
Rythm (DA Music- 5284 Selected Sound). Is curently working on a soloalbum.
Udo Dahmen is currently active musician (jazz a.o.) and professor
in percussion at "Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hamburg".
He has also written a drumbook.
He has drummed for such as Charly Mariano, Lake, Dozenten, Herb Geller,
Inga Rumpf, Joachim Kuhn, Achim Reichel, Eberhard Schoener, John Lawton,
(feat. Sting, Nina Hagen, Jack Bruce, Gary Brooker) and others. Website.
(try the Klaus Kuhnke's
archiv) Personal website here: http://www.udodahmen.de/
- Gerry Brown - (webpage
at http://www.drummerworld.com/ ) - a search at Klaus
Kuhnke's archiv reveals more than is relevant for this website. He
is (among other things) known for playing drums on Stanley Clarke's Schooldays
Latest news (jan. 2002) he is working with bassplayer Kam Falk www.nativetongue.com
- Eef Albers - (website
- has been updated in 2001 - requires flash plugin)
- Mark McMillen - I have no info at all (heard that he played
in Khartago with Ingo).