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Skyclad

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1990
Genre:
Folk Metal
Lyrical themes:
Social Issues, Politics, History
Current label:
Scarlet Records
Years active:
1990-present
Skyclad are considered one of the first folk metal bands.

Skyclad is a pagan term for ritual nudity, meaning literally that the practitioners are clad only by the sky, due to their highly nature-oriented beliefs.

Kevin Ridley was Skyclad's producer for many years before joining the band as their rhythm guitarist in 1998. He eventually took over lead vocal duties as well following founder ...
Current
Graeme English Bass, Guitars (acoustic) (1990-present)
See also: Satan, ex-Blind Fury, ex-Pariah
Steve Ramsey Guitars (lead & acoustic) (1990-present)
See also: Satan, ex-Blind Fury, ex-Pariah
George Biddle Fiddle, Keyboards, Piano (1994-present)
Kevin Ridley Guitars (rhythm & acoustic) (1998-present), Vocals (2001-present)
See also: ex-Abaddon, ex-Forgodsake
Arron Walton Drums (2001-present)
Past
Keith Baxter Drums (1990-1995)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-3 Colours Red, ex-Elevation, ex-Therapy?
Mike Evans Violin (1990-1991)
Martin Walkyier Vocals (1990-2001)
See also: Helgrind, The Clan Destined, ex-Sabbat, Martin Walkyier's Skyclad, ex-Hell, ex-Skiltron (live)
Dave Pugh Guitars (1992-1995)
See also: Eliminator, Sorrows Fall, ex-D.A.M.
Fritha Jenkins Violin, Keyboards, Mandolin, Vocals (backing) (1992-1993)
Catherine Howell Violin, Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1994)
Paul A.T. Kinson Drums (1996-1997)
See also: Battleaxe
Mitch Oldham Drums (1997)
Nick Acons Guitars, Violin (1997)
Jay Graham Drums (1998-2001)
See also: Ravens Creed, The Clan Destined, ex-Revenant Host, ex-Undergroove, ex-Voss
Current (Live)
Dave Pugh Guitars (2014-present)
See also: Eliminator, Sorrows Fall, ex-D.A.M.
Past (Live)
Jed Dawkins Drums (1995)
See also: ex-Fifth Season, ex-Inner Sanctum
Dave Ray Guitars (1995)
See also: ex-Inner Sanctum
Dave Moore Guitars (1996)
See also: ex-Velvet Viper
Graeme English Bass, Guitars (acoustic) (1990-present)
See also: Satan, ex-Blind Fury, ex-Pariah
Steve Ramsey Guitars (lead & acoustic) (1990-present)
See also: Satan, ex-Blind Fury, ex-Pariah
George Biddle Fiddle, Keyboards, Piano (1994-present)
Kevin Ridley Guitars (rhythm & acoustic) (1998-present), Vocals (2001-present)
See also: ex-Abaddon, ex-Forgodsake
Arron Walton Drums (2001-present)
Keith Baxter Drums (1990-1995)
(R.I.P. 2008) See also: ex-3 Colours Red, ex-Elevation, ex-Therapy?
Mike Evans Violin (1990-1991)
Martin Walkyier Vocals (1990-2001)
See also: Helgrind, The Clan Destined, ex-Sabbat, Martin Walkyier's Skyclad, ex-Hell, ex-Skiltron (live)
Dave Pugh Guitars (1992-1995)
See also: Eliminator, Sorrows Fall, ex-D.A.M.
Fritha Jenkins Violin, Keyboards, Mandolin, Vocals (backing) (1992-1993)
Catherine Howell Violin, Keyboards, Vocals (backing) (1994)
Paul A.T. Kinson Drums (1996-1997)
See also: Battleaxe
Mitch Oldham Drums (1997)
Nick Acons Guitars, Violin (1997)
Jay Graham Drums (1998-2001)
See also: Ravens Creed, The Clan Destined, ex-Revenant Host, ex-Undergroove, ex-Voss
Current
Dave Pugh Guitars (2014-present)
See also: Eliminator, Sorrows Fall, ex-D.A.M.
Past
Jed Dawkins Drums (1995)
See also: ex-Fifth Season, ex-Inner Sanctum
Dave Ray Guitars (1995)
See also: ex-Inner Sanctum
Dave Moore Guitars (1996)
See also: ex-Velvet Viper
Added by: HellBlazer Modified by: Kristen Jensen
Added on: 2002-07-14 21:25:52 Last modified on: 2014-09-03 10:31:31
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