Sahara were a German symphonic-rock band that first recorded as Subject ESQ., releasing a self-titled album under that name in 1972. The band debuted the Sahara nameplate with the 1974 album Sunrise on PAN, followed by For All the Clowns on Ariola in 1975.

Members:Hennes Hering (keyboards), Michael Hofmann (flute, woodwinds, Moog, Mellotron, vocals), Alex Pittwohn (harmonica, tenor saxophone, vocals), Harry Rosenkind (drums, percussion), Stefan Wissnet (bass, vocals), Nick Woodland (guitar), Holger Brandt (drums), Günther Moll (guitar, vocals, bass)


  • Sunrise (1974)
  • For All the Clowns (1975)
  • Lost Tapes 1971-1975 (2016)

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