Yucca (band)

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Yucca live in Nuremberg, April 2009
Yucca live in Nuremberg, April 2009
General information
origin Hersbruck , Germany
Genre (s) Indie rock
founding 2001
Website www.yucca-music.de
Current occupation
Christian Mertel
Vocals, guitar
Matthias Scharrer
Peter Graf
Bass , background vocals
Daniel Hönig
Manuel Oberhofer

Yucca is a band from Hersbruck near Nuremberg . Her style is a mix of indie rock , alternative and electro .


Yucca was founded in 2001 in Hersbruck. In their current line-up as a quintet, they have been playing together since 2006. After several demos, Quick, Let's Beat It. Was recorded in the summer of 2006 , the first album on their own.

After appearing at a benefit concert in Weilheim in spring 2008, the band met Oliver Zülch ( Die Ärzte , The Notwist , Slut , Ich + Ich , Juli et al.). From the summer of 2008 they decided on the album A Different Time in a Different Place. record. The rehearsal room of The Notwist in Weilheim served as the studio. Shortly before the start of the recordings, the rehearsal room in Nuremberg was flooded in a storm in June 2008 and the equipment was completely destroyed. With the new album numerous concerts and appearances at festivals in Germany, Austria and France followed.

The album Make Up. , which in turn was recorded with Oliver Zülch in Nuremberg and Bochum (Studio Mohrmann), was published on March 18, 2011. The album Seasons followed in 2014 , five years later Favorite Moments .


  • 2006: Quick Let's Beat It. (Album)
  • 2009: A Different Time in a Different Place. (Album, FDI Music )
  • 2011: Make Up. (Album, FDI Music)
  • 2014: Seasons (Album, AdP Records )
  • 2019: Favorite moments (album, list records)

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