The Other Ones was a band that consisted mainly of Australians, but was based in Berlin, Germany in the late 1980s. The band consisted of Alf Klimek (vocals), Jayney Klimek (vocals), Johnny Klimek (bass), Andreas Schwarz-Ruszczynski (guitars), Stephan Gottwald (keyboards) and Uwe Hoffmann (drums).
They signed to Virgin Records in 1984 and an album of music was recorded in Sussex, England at Comfort’s Place Studios. They also shared the same management as the band Alphaville, and they based themselves in Berlin.
Their self-titled album was released in late 1986.Their first single “We Are What We Are” peaked at #53 on May 30, 1987 and their song “Holiday” entered the Billboard Hot 100 chart at #29 on October 17, 1987. Music videos for the two songs were also released.
“Holiday” was remixed by John Potoker for the 12″ single release.
Holiday (New York Club) 6:36
Another Holiday 3:32
Holiday (Berlin Dance) 5:58