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Ayas

Country of origin:
Armenia
Location:
Yerevan
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1987
Genre:
Heavy/Thrash Metal
Lyrical themes:
Armenian History and Culture
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1986-1987 (as ?), 1987 (as Farvatter), 1987-1995, 2008-present
Formed as a band without name in 1986 with the following lineup: Arthur Areskin - vocals, Yuri Torosyan - Guitars, Armen Eghiazaryan - bass, Egishe Marutyan - drums, Arthur Mitinyan - keyboards. In January of 1987 they were named Farvatter and in March of 1987 they finally became Ayas. They took their name from Armenian marine club in Yerevan which was created in 1985.

Split-up in 1995, when ...
Current
Arthur Mitinyan Keyboards (1987-1995, 2008-present), Vocals (1994-1995, 2008-present)
See also: ex-Asparez
Areg Nazaryan Bass (1994-1995, 2008-present)
Hovhannes Kuloghlyan Guitars (2009-present)
Arutyun Keshishyan Drums (2010-present)
See also: ex-Sadael
Eka Horstka Vocals (backing) (2010-present)
Goar Demirkhanyan Vocals (backing) (2010-present)
Past
Armen Eghiazaryan Bass (1987-1991)
Sergey Avanesov Drums (1987-1988)
Grigori Pribilskiy Guitars (1987-1989)
Arthur Areskin Vocals (1987-1994)
Samvel Manvelyan Drums (1988-1990)
Armen Karapetyan Guitars (1988-1994)
Grigori Avakyan Drums (1989)
Gurgen Tagvoryan Guitars (1989)
Armen Petrosyan Drums (1990-1991, 1991-1994)
John Karagyozyan Bass (1991-1994)
Vladimir Pogosov Drums (1991)
Tigran Piliposyan Drums (1994-1995)
Samvel Mailyan Guitars (1994-1995)
Arthur Sogoyan Guitars (1995)
Dero Vardumyan Drums (2008)
Koryun Bobikyan Drums (2008-2010)
See also: Divahar (live), ex-Sworn, ex-Stryfe
Hovak Alaverdyan Guitars (2008)
Egine Avdalyan Vocals (backing) (2008-2009)
Asmik Zakaryan Vocals (backing) (2008-2010)
Alina Avakyan Vocals (backing) (2009-2010)
Arthur Mitinyan Keyboards (1987-1995, 2008-present), Vocals (1994-1995, 2008-present)
See also: ex-Asparez
Areg Nazaryan Bass (1994-1995, 2008-present)
Hovhannes Kuloghlyan Guitars (2009-present)
Arutyun Keshishyan Drums (2010-present)
See also: ex-Sadael
Eka Horstka Vocals (backing) (2010-present)
Goar Demirkhanyan Vocals (backing) (2010-present)
Armen Eghiazaryan Bass (1987-1991)
Sergey Avanesov Drums (1987-1988)
Grigori Pribilskiy Guitars (1987-1989)
Arthur Areskin Vocals (1987-1994)
Samvel Manvelyan Drums (1988-1990)
Armen Karapetyan Guitars (1988-1994)
Grigori Avakyan Drums (1989)
Gurgen Tagvoryan Guitars (1989)
Armen Petrosyan Drums (1990-1991, 1991-1994)
John Karagyozyan Bass (1991-1994)
Vladimir Pogosov Drums (1991)
Tigran Piliposyan Drums (1994-1995)
Samvel Mailyan Guitars (1994-1995)
Arthur Sogoyan Guitars (1995)
Dero Vardumyan Drums (2008)
Koryun Bobikyan Drums (2008-2010)
See also: Divahar (live), ex-Sworn, ex-Stryfe
Hovak Alaverdyan Guitars (2008)
Egine Avdalyan Vocals (backing) (2008-2009)
Asmik Zakaryan Vocals (backing) (2008-2010)
Alina Avakyan Vocals (backing) (2009-2010)
Added by: TheGrimWombat Modified by: korguell
Added on: 2008-08-25 04:16:35 Last modified on: 2014-04-08 02:11:39
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