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Gavin Ward

Gavin Ward

Real/full name:
Gavin Ward
Place of origin:
United Kingdom (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England)


Is one of the two founding members of Bolt Thrower. He started out as the bass player early on in the band in 1986, and so can be heard on the first demo. For the second demo, he switched to playing guitar, and has done so ever since. Ward is also one of the band's lyricists.

Before Ward started with Bolt Thrower he helped out the punk band The Varukers on one of their tours. The Varukers ...

Bolt Thrower

Bass (1986-1987), Guitars (1987-2016)

1986 Rehearsal (Demo) Bass
1987 In Battle There Is No Law (Demo) Bass
1987 Concession of Pain (Demo) Guitars, Bass
1988 Forgotten Existence (Demo) Guitars
1988 The Peel Sessions (EP) Guitars
1988 In Battle There Is No Law! Guitars (as "Gav")
1989 Polka Slam / Crisis Point (Split) Guitars
1989 Realm of Chaos: Slaves to Darkness Guitars
1991 Cenotaph (EP) Guitars
1991 War Master Guitars
1991 The Peel Sessions 1988-90 (Compilation) Guitars
1992 The IVth Crusade Guitars
1992 Spearhead (EP) Guitars
1994 ...for Victory Guitars
1998 Who Dares Wins (Compilation) Guitars
1998 Mercenary Guitars (rhythm)
2001 Honour - Valour - Pride Guitars
2005 Those Once Loyal Guitars
2010 Live War (Live album) Guitars
2018 Spearhead / Cenotaph (Compilation) Guitars
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The Varukers

Bass (1983)

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