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Drifter

Country of origin:
Switzerland
Location:
Uster, Z├╝rich
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1983
Genre:
Heavy Metal (early), Thrash Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Frontrow
Years active:
1983-1991, 2005-2011
Founded in 1981 by guitarist Peter Wolff as Mana Prime, then in 1983 changed the name to Drifter after drummer Ivano Marcon joined. At this time, Tom Warrior of Hellhammer/Celtic Frost briefly handled the band's promotion and (with Martin Ain)
created their logo.

Compilation Appearances
- "Reality Turns to Dust" on Heavy Hammer Hits IV/90 (Teldec, 1990)
- "Then Shit Will Really Hit the Fun" ...
Last known
Ivano Marcon Guitars (1983-1991, 2005-?)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, ex-Gods of Noise
Peter Wolff Guitars (lead) (1983-1991, 2005-?)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, ex-Gods of Noise
Gabor Szabo Bass (2006-?)
Roland Ribi Drums (2011-?)
See also: ex-Lunacy, ex-Exhortation, ex-Ex-Ortation
Past
Thomas Ruedy Bass
See also: ex-Gods of Noise, ex-Mana Prime
Patrick Bekier Vocals
See also: ex-Gods of Noise, ex-Mana Prime
Sven Rosemann Bass (1983-1991)
Guido Kirschke Drums (1983-1989)
Tommy Lion Vocals (lead) (1983-1989, 2005-2011)
See also: ex-Cloud Nine, ex-Mana Prime, ex-StormHammer
Claudio Moffa Drums (1989-1991)
See also: ex-Brainchild
Tomas J. Fisera Vocals (lead) (1989-1991)
Michael Messerli Bass (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, JFF, ex-Brutal God
Bruno Naef Drums (2005-2010)
See also: ex-Prescription Pain
Ivano Marcon Guitars (1983-1991, 2005-?)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, ex-Gods of Noise
Peter Wolff Guitars (lead) (1983-1991, 2005-?)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, ex-Gods of Noise
Gabor Szabo Bass (2006-?)
Roland Ribi Drums (2011-?)
See also: ex-Lunacy, ex-Exhortation, ex-Ex-Ortation
Thomas Ruedy Bass
See also: ex-Gods of Noise, ex-Mana Prime
Patrick Bekier Vocals
See also: ex-Gods of Noise, ex-Mana Prime
Sven Rosemann Bass (1983-1991)
Guido Kirschke Drums (1983-1989)
Tommy Lion Vocals (lead) (1983-1989, 2005-2011)
See also: ex-Cloud Nine, ex-Mana Prime, ex-StormHammer
Claudio Moffa Drums (1989-1991)
See also: ex-Brainchild
Tomas J. Fisera Vocals (lead) (1989-1991)
Michael Messerli Bass (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Mana Prime, JFF, ex-Brutal God
Bruno Naef Drums (2005-2010)
See also: ex-Prescription Pain
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2002-08-12 21:48:39 Last modified on: 2020-07-01 11:11:27