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Battleaxe

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1979
Genre:
NWOBHM/Heavy Metal
Themes:
Metal, Rebellion, Love
Current label:
Steamhammer
Years active:
1979-1987, 1994, 2010-present
Contact: [email protected]

The group was among the first signings to the Music for Nations label, who released the band's debut album, Burn This Town.

At their peak, Battleaxe toured Britain, opening for Saxon.

A third album, Mean Machine, was recorded in 1987, but not released. Some songs surfaced on the Nightmare Zone ep of 2005.

Compilation appearances:
- "Burn This Town" and ...
Current
Mick Percy Guitars (?-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
Brian Smith Bass (1979-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
Dave King Vocals (1979-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
See also: ex-Is This Tom Jones?
Mauricio Chamucero Drums (2018-present)
See also: ex-Jade Lizard, ex-Memories of Old, ex-Neonfly, ex-Rogue Male, ex-Savage Messiah, ex-ShadowKeep, ex-Blaze Bayley (live), ex-DragonForce (live), ex-Mekanix, ex-Released Minds, ex-The Awareness, ex-The Bounded
Past
Stewart Curtin Drums
Ian McCormack Drums
See also: ex-Pariah, ex-Satan, ex-Cronos, ex-Beef Torpedo
Ian Thompson Drums
See also: ex-Tokyo Rose, ex-Dark Heart
Paul Atkinson Drums (?-1994)
See also: ex-Skyclad
Colin Simpson Guitars (?-1994)
Steve Hardy Guitars
John Stormont Guitars
See also: ex-Spartan Warrior, ex-Deceiver
Jason Holt Guitars
Rick Squires Drums (2014-?)
See also: Beyond Jovi, ex-Salem, ex-Dead End Kids, ex-Heavy Metal Kids
Current (Live)
Steve Rix Drums
See also: More, ex-Dangerous Breed
Mick Percy Guitars (?-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
Brian Smith Bass (1979-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
Dave King Vocals (1979-1987, 1994, 2010-present)
See also: ex-Is This Tom Jones?
Mauricio Chamucero Drums (2018-present)
See also: ex-Jade Lizard, ex-Memories of Old, ex-Neonfly, ex-Rogue Male, ex-Savage Messiah, ex-ShadowKeep, ex-Blaze Bayley (live), ex-DragonForce (live), ex-Mekanix, ex-Released Minds, ex-The Awareness, ex-The Bounded
Stewart Curtin Drums
Ian McCormack Drums
See also: ex-Pariah, ex-Satan, ex-Cronos, ex-Beef Torpedo
Ian Thompson Drums
See also: ex-Tokyo Rose, ex-Dark Heart
Paul Atkinson Drums (?-1994)
See also: ex-Skyclad
Colin Simpson Guitars (?-1994)
Steve Hardy Guitars
John Stormont Guitars
See also: ex-Spartan Warrior, ex-Deceiver
Jason Holt Guitars
Rick Squires Drums (2014-?)
See also: Beyond Jovi, ex-Salem, ex-Dead End Kids, ex-Heavy Metal Kids
Current
Steve Rix Drums
See also: More, ex-Dangerous Breed
Added by: KeeperOfTheFlame Modified by: Planetary_Misfortune
Added on: 2002-11-30 19:01:30 Last modified on: 2024-04-26 04:05:39