Nightlosers

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Nightlosers
Origin Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Genres Rhythm and blues, ethno blues, Romanian folk music
Years active 1994-present
Labels Digital Record
Taurus
Genius
Macondo
Website www.nightlosers.ro
Members Hanno Höfer
Jimy Lako
Grunzo Geza
Ovidiu Condrea
Lucian Pop
Past members Sandy Deac
Sorin Câmpean
Lucian Cioargă
Octavian Andreescu

Nightlosers is a Romanian ethno-jazz-blues band.[1] The band consists of Hanno Höfer (guitars, harmonica, washboard, vocals), Octavian Barila Andreescu (bass), El Lako Jimy (drums), and Geza Grunzo (keyboards).[2] The band has seen a number of changes. Earlier members include Sandy Deac, Sorin Câmpean, Lucian Cioargă, Ovidiu Condrea, and bass player Octavian "Barila" Andreescu.

At various times, the band has invited others to take part notably vocalists Kati Panek, Sanda Lăcătuș, Tanta Lăcătuș, clarinet player Liviu Todea, musicians Nucu Pandrea and Pusztai Aladar.[citation needed]

Nightlosers' music is influenced by Gypsy and Romanian folk music.[3]

Discography[edit]

  • Sitting on Top of the World (1995)
  • Plum Brandy Blues (1997)
  • Rhythm & Bulz (2004)
  • Cinste lor (2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pareles, Jon (12 January 2010). "GLOBALFEST; A World of Fusions: Hot, Cool and Otherwise". The New York Times. p. 1. Archived from the original on 14 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "HANNO HOFER - Nightlosers". Formula AS (in Romanian). 12 March 2011. Archived from the original on 14 October 2011. 
  3. ^ Rohter, Larry (8 January 2010). "Festivals to Enliven The Dead of Winter". The New York Times. p. 1. Archived from the original on 14 October 2011. 

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