More than one band has gone by the name of Mad Hatter 1. The previous incarnation of Mad Hatter 2.0. This band existed from the late 1980s until the mid 1990s when they disbanded. They reformed in 2008, eventually forming a stable line up. 2. Mad Hatter or Mad As Hatter aka Antun Conkas was born in 1982 in small place near Zagreb, the capitol of Croatia. As a kid he was influenced by his brother's Kraftwerk, Jean Michel Jarre, Vangelis, KLF and U96 tapes, inspiring him to start making his own tapes and getting into the electronic music and music in general.