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Avenger

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1982
Genre:
NWOBHM, Speed Metal
Lyrical themes:
Warfare, Life, Fighting
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1982-1986, 2005-2007, 2007-present (as Avenger (UK))
The first incarnation of Avenger evolved when Blitzkrieg vocalist Brian Ross teamed up with former Axe Victim bassist Mick Moore, drummer Gary Young and guitarist Steve Bird in September 1982. The band contributed the track 'Hot And Heavy Express' to the Neat 'One Take No Dubs' EP. Shortly afterward, Bird left due to "hearing problems", being replaced by John Brownless.

Guitarist Les Cheetham ...
Current
Gary Young Drums, Vocals (backing) (1982-1986, 2005-present)
See also: Repulsive Vision, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Order of the Black Sun
Ian "Swifty" Swift Vocals (1983-1986, 2005-2009, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Atomkraft, ex-Cardinal Synne, ex-Satan, ex-Tysondog
Liam Thompson Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2005-present)
See also: Death in Blood
Sean Jefferies Guitars (2006-present)
See also: ex-Fallen Skies
Ian "Fuzz" Fulton Bass, Vocals (backing) (2009-present)
Past
Mick Moore Bass (1982-1986, 2005)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg
Steve Bird Guitars (1982-1983)
Brian Ross Vocals (1982-1983)
See also: Blitzkrieg, Satan, ex-Lone Wolf, ex-Anvil, ex-Kashmir
John Brownless Guitars (1983-1984)
Les Cheetham Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Venom (live)
Greg Reiter Guitars (1985-1986)
See also: ex-Metalwolf
Glenn S. Howes Guitars (2005)
See also: ex-Earthrod, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Tygers of Pan Tang (live), ex-Reign, ex-Axiss
Huw Holding Bass (2006-2009)
See also: Cardinal Synne, ex-Nord, ex-Order of the Black Sun
Tony J. Liddle Guitars (2006)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg
Dean Thompson Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: ex-Lightning Lord
Andy "Eden" Watson Vocals (2009-2011)
Roddy B Vocals (2011-2013)
See also: ex-Atlantis Knight, Axxed Asylum
Past (Live)
David "Ginger" Walls Guitars (1985)
See also: Ginger & The Sonic Circus, Silver Ginger 5, The Wildhearts, ex-Brides of Destruction, ex-Clam Abuse, ex-Quireboys, ex-Supershit666, ex-The Throbs, ex-Beki Bondage (live)
Darren Kurland Drums (1986)
Gary Young Drums, Vocals (backing) (1982-1986, 2005-present)
See also: Repulsive Vision, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Order of the Black Sun
Ian "Swifty" Swift Vocals (1983-1986, 2005-2009, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Atomkraft, ex-Cardinal Synne, ex-Satan, ex-Tysondog
Liam Thompson Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2005-present)
See also: Death in Blood
Sean Jefferies Guitars (2006-present)
See also: ex-Fallen Skies
Ian "Fuzz" Fulton Bass, Vocals (backing) (2009-present)
Mick Moore Bass (1982-1986, 2005)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg
Steve Bird Guitars (1982-1983)
Brian Ross Vocals (1982-1983)
See also: Blitzkrieg, Satan, ex-Lone Wolf, ex-Anvil, ex-Kashmir
John Brownless Guitars (1983-1984)
Les Cheetham Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Venom (live)
Greg Reiter Guitars (1985-1986)
See also: ex-Metalwolf
Glenn S. Howes Guitars (2005)
See also: ex-Earthrod, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Tygers of Pan Tang (live), ex-Reign, ex-Axiss
Huw Holding Bass (2006-2009)
See also: Cardinal Synne, ex-Nord, ex-Order of the Black Sun
Tony J. Liddle Guitars (2006)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg
Dean Thompson Guitars (2008-2011)
See also: ex-Lightning Lord
Andy "Eden" Watson Vocals (2009-2011)
Roddy B Vocals (2011-2013)
See also: ex-Atlantis Knight, Axxed Asylum
Past
David "Ginger" Walls Guitars (1985)
See also: Ginger & The Sonic Circus, Silver Ginger 5, The Wildhearts, ex-Brides of Destruction, ex-Clam Abuse, ex-Quireboys, ex-Supershit666, ex-The Throbs, ex-Beki Bondage (live)
Darren Kurland Drums (1986)
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: SaulVerner
Added on: 2002-08-25 23:28:33 Last modified on: 2014-02-12 12:54:13
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