Shakra is a Swiss hard rock band founded in the late 1990s.
With their first releases "Shakra" (1997), and "Moving Force" (1999), and by touring with Great White and Uriah Heep, the early career of this Swiss band was a steep learning curve with dramatic success but the real breakthrough came with their third record "Power Ride" (2001) when singer Pete Wiedmer was forced to leave the band because of ill health, replaced by Mark Fox. Mark immediately put his stamp on the following album "Rising" (2003), which saw Shakra rise higher on the career ladder than ever before and hit the German and Swiss album charts. The band played several concerts and festivals, one of which was the prestigious "Bang Your Head" event. The controversial video clip for the song "Chains Of Temptation" showed singer Fox giving himself a heroin injection.
And, after supporting Iron Maiden at the Swiss "Spirit Of Rock" festival, Shakra then took the Читать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Shakra [16.01.1998, альбом]
- Moving Force [04.05.1999, альбом]
- Power Ride [23.08.2001, альбом]
- Rising [08.08.2003, альбом]
- My Life - My World [08.10.2004, альбом]
- Fall [02.10.2005, альбом]
- Infected [18.05.2007, альбом]
- Everest [17.04.2009, альбом]
- Back on Track [24.02.2011, альбом]
- Powerplay [11.01.2013, альбом]
- High Noon [29.01.2016, альбом]
- Life Tales - The Ballads [24.03.2017, альбом]
- The Live Side
- 33 - The Best Of Shakra [2014, сборник]