December 1996: QUARKS came from nowhere and played their first five songs in a Berlin living room.
march 97: sign a recording deal with monika enterprise. the debut album comes out in october 97 and is called Zuhause (at home). the people love QUARKS as much as QUARKS love the people. the first QUARKS super eight video is shon on viva in febuary 98 - there is cofee and cake and lots of QUARKS music (VIVA WAHWAH APRIL 98).
march 98: the MUSIK FÜRS WOHNZIMMER (music for living rooms) compilation comes out - of course featuring QUARKS. in september 98 the living room goes on tour.