He’s the life and soul of the party, and the beating heart of Bandplanet HQ. When he’s not making plans for world domination, you can find him listening to the latest and greatest grunge music on Bandplanet, or playing in his band, the Bänggner Sumpfhüener. Meet our fearless leader, Bandplanet CEO Hansjörg Hug:
Name: Hansjörg Hug
Age: One year older this year
I was born in: Zurich
I currently reside in: Beautiful Benken, St. Gallen
What I do at Bandplanet: Everything and nothing
Favorite track on Bandplanet: ‘Free’ by Agents
Favorite food: Sushi
Favorite birthday cake: Roast beef
Happiest when: Spending my time with my family, enjoying concerts with friends
In a previous life I was: What previous life?
Most embarrassing teenage musical obsession: Roxette
Dream gig or festival line-up: Queen | Foo Fighters | Nirvana | Muse | BOY | Massive Attack |Green Day | Millencollin | Faithless | Queen of the Stone Age | Pearl Jam | Danka Jones | Die Toten Hosen | Metallica | Soundgarden | Cake | REM | Herbert Grönemayer | Pink Floyd | INXS | Guns N’ Roses | Michael Jackson | Johnny Cash | The Beatles
Favorite way to chill out: Playing stupid games on my iPad :)
Song to be played at your funeral: ‘I Want It All’, ‘The Show Must Go On’, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ by Queen.
Currently listening to: Cloudspeaker by Biggles.