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Racer X

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Heavy Metal/Shred
Lyrical themes:
Life, Others
Current label:
Shrapnel Records
Years active:
1984-1989, 1997-present
Racer X was one of the early progressive/shred metal bands to form in the US, along with Dream Theater and Queensrÿche.

The band split up in 1989 because of other members involved in their own activities, guitarist Paul Gilbert joined forces with Billy Sheehan (of Talas and David Lee Roth fame) to form the popular hard rock supergroup Mr. Big and drummer Scott Travis joined forces with Judas ...
Current
John Alderete Bass (1984-1989, 1997-present)
See also: Omar Rodríguez-López, Zavalaz, ex-Big Sir, ex-The Mars Volta, ex-The Scream
Paul Gilbert Guitars (1984-1988, 1997-present)
See also: Mr. Big, Paul Gilbert, ex-Joey Tafolla, ex-Black Sheep, ex-Hammer of the Gods, ex-War & Peace, ex-G3 (live)
Jeff Martin Vocals (1984-1989, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Black Symphony, ex-Leatherwolf, ex-Dokken (live), ex-Surgical Steel, ex-Badlands, ex-Blindside Blues Band, ex-Michael Schenker Group, ex-Red Sea, ex-UFO, ex-Paul Gilbert (live)
Scott Travis Drums (1986-1989, 1997-present)
See also: Judas Priest, ex-Fight, ex-Hawk, ex-Animetal USA, ex-The Scream
Past
Tom Ingham Vocals
Harry Gschösser Drums (1985-1986)
See also: Speedy Weekend Band, ex-No Bros
Bruce Bouillet Guitars (1986-1989)
See also: Bruce Bouillet, ex-DC-10, ex-Epidemic (USA), ex-The Bottom Dwellerz, ex-The Scream, ex-G3 (live)
John Alderete Bass (1984-1989, 1997-present)
See also: Omar Rodríguez-López, Zavalaz, ex-Big Sir, ex-The Mars Volta, ex-The Scream
Paul Gilbert Guitars (1984-1988, 1997-present)
See also: Mr. Big, Paul Gilbert, ex-Joey Tafolla, ex-Black Sheep, ex-Hammer of the Gods, ex-War & Peace, ex-G3 (live)
Jeff Martin Vocals (1984-1989, 1997-present)
See also: ex-Black Symphony, ex-Leatherwolf, ex-Dokken (live), ex-Surgical Steel, ex-Badlands, ex-Blindside Blues Band, ex-Michael Schenker Group, ex-Red Sea, ex-UFO, ex-Paul Gilbert (live)
Scott Travis Drums (1986-1989, 1997-present)
See also: Judas Priest, ex-Fight, ex-Hawk, ex-Animetal USA, ex-The Scream
Tom Ingham Vocals
Harry Gschösser Drums (1985-1986)
See also: Speedy Weekend Band, ex-No Bros
Bruce Bouillet Guitars (1986-1989)
See also: Bruce Bouillet, ex-DC-10, ex-Epidemic (USA), ex-The Bottom Dwellerz, ex-The Scream, ex-G3 (live)
Added by: axman Modified by: theunrelentingattack
Added on: 2002-08-05 19:25:42 Last modified on: 2014-05-25 17:27:01
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