Wolfgang Merx


Born and living in the Wild West of Germany, close to Düsseldorf (the home of Kraftwerk) and Köln (the home of Can), Wolfgang Merx is influenced by classic bands of progressive rock: Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Yes, Peter Gabriel, Genesis, King Crimson, Pink Floyd, as well as electronic music masters Tangerine Dream and Klaus Schulze. In 2007 he began to work on his own music under the name The Hard Drive. In 2010 his first album „The Hard Drive“ was released. Two years later he began to release his solo works under his own name.