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Erik Sanko


Born in NY, Erik Sanko’s profession being a jazz musician became popular when he joined New York’s famous jazz group, the Lounge Lizards, executing on the 1984 Live on the Drunken Sail boat album. After executing using the group for a lot more than a decade, Sanko still left the group to focus on various other music along with a single career. Inspired by famous brands XTC, Tom Waits, and Captain Beefheart, Sanko produced Skeleton Essential and released Fantastic Spikes Through Balloon. The group also performed at Lollapalooza. In 2001, Sanko documented his first single effort, Former Imperfect, Present Tense, on Jetset Information. He spent some time working with many important performers, including John Cale, Yoko Ono, and Jim Carroll.

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Full Name Erik Sanko
Date Of Birth September 27, 1963
Profession Bassist, Music artist
Music Groups The Lounge Lizards, Skeleton Key, Ui
Music Songs While You Were Out, Du Skal Nok Klare Den, Finger String, Blow Wind, Blow
Albums Obtainium, Fantastic Spikes Through Balloon, Voice of Chunk, No Pain for Cakes, Lounge Lizards, Past Imperfect, Present Tense

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Music Department

Music Department

Delirious 2006 musician: bass, guitars, metal percussion
One Last Thing... 2005 musician: additional guitars
Pull Out 2003 Documentary composer: additional music
Bad Company 1995 musician: bass guitar - as Erik Norse Sanko
Kalifornia 1993 musician: bass - as Eric Norse Sanko



Delirious 2006 writer: "Borrow Your Eyes"
Chicago Cab 1997 writer: "Watch the Fat Man Swing", "Nod Off"
Antártida 1995 performer: "People Who Died" - as Eric Sanko



Buck Nelson Presents: Lifting the Cloak of Mystery Off Rock Drumming 2004 Short Himself
Jc-03 2003 Documentary short Himself

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