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Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Tampa, Florida
Status:
Changed name
Formed in:
1979
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Myths, Legends
Last label:
Par Records
Years active:
1979-1983, 1983-present (as Savatage)
Avatar is an early name of the band Savatage. When they first formed, they sometimes went under the name Metropolis. They recorded two songs, "Rock Me" and "Minus Love" for a compilation released by the 95YNF radio station, and played a show in a K-Mart parking lot to support the release.

Unofficial Discography:
The Hammer Comes Down (Omerta Records, 2001)

Not to be confused with Avatar ...
Last known
Jon Oliva Bass (1979), Vocals (1979-1983), Drums (1980-1981)
See also: Jon Oliva's Pain, Oliva, Savatage, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ex-Doctor Butcher, ex-Alien, ex-Metropolis
Steve "Doc" Wacholz Drums (1979-1980, 1981-1983)
See also: Reverence, ex-Crimson Glory, ex-Savatage, ex-Metropolis
Criss Oliva Guitars (1979-1983)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Savatage, ex-Alien, ex-Metropolis, ex-Tower
Keith "Thumper" Collins Bass (1981-1983)
See also: ex-Krunch, ex-Jack Starr's Burning Starr, ex-Savatage, ex-Solar
Past
Fritz Bass
Roach Bass
Andy Gmelin Bass (1979-1980)
Patrick Dubs Guitars (1979-1980)
See also: ex-Agentz
Brian Belenon Bass (1980)
See also: Paradox (USA)
Rich Bigano Guitars (1980)
See also: ex-Kingscrossing
Bob Boyer Vocals (1980)
Jon Oliva Bass (1979), Vocals (1979-1983), Drums (1980-1981)
See also: Jon Oliva's Pain, Oliva, Savatage, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, ex-Doctor Butcher, ex-Alien, ex-Metropolis
Steve "Doc" Wacholz Drums (1979-1980, 1981-1983)
See also: Reverence, ex-Crimson Glory, ex-Savatage, ex-Metropolis
Criss Oliva Guitars (1979-1983)
(R.I.P. 1993) See also: ex-Savatage, ex-Alien, ex-Metropolis, ex-Tower
Keith "Thumper" Collins Bass (1981-1983)
See also: ex-Krunch, ex-Jack Starr's Burning Starr, ex-Savatage, ex-Solar
Fritz Bass
Roach Bass
Andy Gmelin Bass (1979-1980)
Patrick Dubs Guitars (1979-1980)
See also: ex-Agentz
Brian Belenon Bass (1980)
See also: Paradox (USA)
Rich Bigano Guitars (1980)
See also: ex-Kingscrossing
Bob Boyer Vocals (1980)
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Added on: 2003-03-02 05:59:00 Last modified on: 2014-07-15 10:46:05
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