Sascha Konietzko

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Birthday
21, 1961
Birthplace
Germany
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
Germany

About

Best known as the frontman and a founding member of an industrial rock band called KMFDM, this German keyboard player, drummer, vocalist, guitarist, and bassist also performed with such side music groups as MDFMK and Excessive Force.

Before Fame

He founded KMFDM (originally called Kein Mehrheit Für Die Mitleid) in 1984, originally intending for the music project to be a piece of performance art rather than a long-lasting band.

Trivia

He founded a music group called Schwein with British industrial musician Raymond Watts and several members of a Japanese-based rock band called Buck-Tick.

Family Life

Born in Hamburg, West Germany, he later lived in the American cities of Seattle, New York, and Chicago. He married vocalist and KMFDM bandmate Lucia Cifarelli in 2005.

Associated With

He and musician Tim Skold were members of both KMFDM and its offshoot band, MDFMK.