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Idol Rich

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
NWOBHM
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1981-1984 (as Hooker), 1984-1989
Founded as Hooker, changed name to Idol Rich in 1984.

On photo - line-up 1988: Nick Burr, Nick Hughes, Snake, Tim Jones, Eddie Fincher

Idol Rich were a Gloucester based heavy metal band, who did not quite acheive success. Their independently released EP received rave reviews from the music press, but the band broke up in 1988 to pursue other music options.
Last known
Nick Burr Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: Bad Back Band, ex-Legion, ex-Battlezone, ex-Killers, ex-Tyrant, ex-Friction, ex-Lionsheart, ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Passion
Tim Jones Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: ex-Passion, ex-Wizards of Oz
Nick Hughes Bass (1986-1988)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Wizards of Oz
Eddie Fincher Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Tobruk
Snake Vocals (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Stranger, ex-The 4teens, ex-The Wildhearts, ex-Tobruk
Past
Jeff Curtis Bass (1981-1986)
See also: ex-Grim Reaper, ex-Lorien
Mike Fisher Drums (1981-1987)
Andy Norton Vocals (1981-1984)
See also: ex-Nilon Bombers
Lee Silver Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Redline, ex-Love & War, ex-Shock Promise
Mark Thompson-Smith Vocals (1986-1987)
See also: Big Life, ex-After Hours, ex-Flight 19, ex-Mark Thompson-Smith, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Touché
Nick Burr Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: Bad Back Band, ex-Legion, ex-Battlezone, ex-Killers, ex-Tyrant, ex-Friction, ex-Lionsheart, ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Passion
Tim Jones Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: ex-Passion, ex-Wizards of Oz
Nick Hughes Bass (1986-1988)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Wizards of Oz
Eddie Fincher Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Tobruk
Snake Vocals (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Stranger, ex-The 4teens, ex-The Wildhearts, ex-Tobruk
Jeff Curtis Bass (1981-1986)
See also: ex-Grim Reaper, ex-Lorien
Mike Fisher Drums (1981-1987)
Andy Norton Vocals (1981-1984)
See also: ex-Nilon Bombers
Lee Silver Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Redline, ex-Love & War, ex-Shock Promise
Mark Thompson-Smith Vocals (1986-1987)
See also: Big Life, ex-After Hours, ex-Flight 19, ex-Mark Thompson-Smith, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Touché
Added by: martinimber Modified by: Tueur
Added on: 2006-10-04 10:59:03 Last modified on: 2013-03-21 15:10:43
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