Omul cu sobolani" in translation Man With the Rats" or "OCS") was born in Constanta, Romania ,on August 1, 1997, on the initiative of Dan Amariei and Adrian Albu (aka Koks). The band name comes from the famous homonymous book by Sigmund Freud.
After arriving in Bucharest, the composition is completed with the appointment of Tache and his Nucu (Nicholas Brass). Boomtown Rats begin to emerge, and the doors begin to open them. During this period, the band is backed by Andrei Popa and Cojocariu Caesar, who shall provide a rehearsal room and professional tools he needed. The first song recorded was called "No Address", but was never taken out in the market.
From here to the first demo was just one step. It comprises four parts and is removed from Migas Real Compact formula: Dan (voice), Nucu (guitar), Koks (guitar), Tache (bass), Adi Subasu (drums).
In this first change occurs in the band: Adi Subasu is replaced by Morse (Andrei Barbulescu), a very good instrument.
Debut concert takes place in May 1998 in Bucharest club "Big Mamou".
In this formula are reprinted in much better songs "Summer on the potty" and "Passion" (which were on the first demo). But things are still not completely seated. For reasons unknown, Tache withdraw, followed by Morse, bound by Dbsk. Refreshes its forces with the band coming into its ranks by Kaiser (Caesar to) on bass and drums Mihnea DobrotÄƒ.
Besides the two latter her first video, for the song "Summer on the potty chair." About this piece can be said to reflect the best full destiny of fluctuations of the band: registered Tache Morse on drums and bass, it will be filmed by Mihnea Kaiser on drums and bass. In these conditions occur, in 1999, the first EP signed by Dan Nucu, Kaiser and Bazooka, called "wild". It enjoys a successful and OCS 2000 lives a year a very busy calendar of performances.
Also this formula is recorded four of the band's first LP, "We put in the head" (2001). From this album, the song "(dis) oriented" gaining popularity and has a video that was filmed by Tudor Giurgiu. At the same time, brings his backup band, guitarist Adrian Stephen was recruited to participate in the concert.
In 2002 OCS knows a new series of transformations. Nucu pieces worked in 2001 gives the name of the new album now appears, "Hands up". But he is forced to leave his colleagues for one year, starting in the army. In these circumstances, Koks band returns, but which has not entered the string of surprises: bass guitar is (Kaiser) and bass guitarist turns (Koks).
In 2004, the market appears album "OCS TV". It is the result of almost a year and a half the band. The material on this album stood out the songs "Help" and "empty beer 2ouÄƒ" being broadcast and specialty TV channels, and some radio stations.
The year 2005 was one in which released "Best before 2005", with the band's best songs to date, and in 2006 there single "Do not try this at home."
At the end of 2006 comes the fourth studio album titled "Superparanoia" on which it was drawn first single, "Depression Autumn / Winter 06/07" receiving video.
In 2009 the band released the album "Dance blindfolded against the wall"
In 2011 released "Retro" album covers of Vali Sterian, Phoenix, Alexandru Andries, red and black, and Mircea World Baniciu, artists who have influenced his musical education.
In 2012 bassist Caesar to leave and is replaced by Radu Andrei Szucs.
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