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Deuce

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Laurel, Maryland
Status:
Changed name
Formed in:
1978
Genre:
Heavy/Power Metal
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
O.P.M. Records
Years active:
1978-1985, 1985-1988 (as Tension), 2011-present (as Tension)
Photos:
left - lineup 1979-80: Marty Friedman, Eddy Day, Billy Giddings, Mike Davis, Tom Gattis;
right - lineup 1985: Billy Giddings, Tom Gattis, Timmy Meadows, Tim O'Connor.

In 1985, while in the process of recording Breaking Point, their debut, the band received news that another band had already copyrighted the name Deuce, so Billy Giddings suggested the band's name be changed to Tension. ...
Last known
Tom Gattis Guitars (1978-1985), Vocals (1978-1979, 1980-1985)
See also: Ballistic, Tension, ex-Dismembered, ex-Wardog, ex-Machine Gun Kelly, ex-Rocket to Russia (Ramones tribute)
Billy Giddings Drums (1979-1985)
See also: Alloy 20, Tension
Timmy Meadows Guitars (1980-1985)
See also: ex-Tension, ex-Timmy Meadows Band
Tim O'Connor Bass (1985)
See also: Ballistic, ex-Tension
Past
Steve Leter Bass (1978-1979)
Chris Tinto Drums (1978-1979)
Marty Friedman Guitars (1978-1980)
See also: Marty Friedman, Metal Clone X, Takamiy (live), ex-Cacophony, ex-Hawaii, ex-Aloha, ex-Megadeth, ex-Vixen, ex-Aikawa Nanase, ex-FANTA, ex-Jet Red, ex-Lovefixer, ex-Red Dye #2, ex-Rock Fujiyama Band, ex-Rocket to Russia, ex-Ami Suzuki (live), ex-Shining (live)
Mike Davis Bass (1979-1980)
Eddie Day Vocals (1979-1980)
See also: ex-Hawaii, Rockin' Bones
Chris Hall Bass (1980-1982)
See also: ex-Ace
Michael Francis Bass (1982-1985)
See also: Tension, Not Dead Yet, ex-Forcer
Tom Gattis Guitars (1978-1985), Vocals (1978-1979, 1980-1985)
See also: Ballistic, Tension, ex-Dismembered, ex-Wardog, ex-Machine Gun Kelly, ex-Rocket to Russia (Ramones tribute)
Billy Giddings Drums (1979-1985)
See also: Alloy 20, Tension
Timmy Meadows Guitars (1980-1985)
See also: ex-Tension, ex-Timmy Meadows Band
Tim O'Connor Bass (1985)
See also: Ballistic, ex-Tension
Steve Leter Bass (1978-1979)
Chris Tinto Drums (1978-1979)
Marty Friedman Guitars (1978-1980)
See also: Marty Friedman, Metal Clone X, Takamiy (live), ex-Cacophony, ex-Hawaii, ex-Aloha, ex-Megadeth, ex-Vixen, ex-Aikawa Nanase, ex-FANTA, ex-Jet Red, ex-Lovefixer, ex-Red Dye #2, ex-Rock Fujiyama Band, ex-Rocket to Russia, ex-Ami Suzuki (live), ex-Shining (live)
Mike Davis Bass (1979-1980)
Eddie Day Vocals (1979-1980)
See also: ex-Hawaii, Rockin' Bones
Chris Hall Bass (1980-1982)
See also: ex-Ace
Michael Francis Bass (1982-1985)
See also: Tension, Not Dead Yet, ex-Forcer
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: Gutterscream
Added on: 2003-02-09 06:55:38 Last modified on: 2020-07-12 13:00:18