Ariel was a Danish jazz-rock band that released a self-titled album in early 1980. Later that same year, they released Solens Børn with an expanded, multi-national lineup. Both albums appeared on the specialty label Pick Up Records. Members: Lei Moe (vocals), Klavs Hovman (bass), Per Goldschmidt (vocals, tenor saxophone), Anders Müller (keyboards), Atilla Engin (percussion), […]


Mamba was a Swedish Latin/jazz-rock band from Malmö, Skåne län, formed in 1976 and active for five years. In 1979, they released a self-titled album on Sonet. Danish bassist Klavs Hovman (credited here as Klaus) cut two albums the following year with Ariel. Members: Sven Bergcrantz (keyboards, piano), Håkan Bergcrantz (tenor saxophone), Tim Hagans (trumpet, […]