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Gilgamesj

Country of origin:
Netherlands
Location:
Leerdam, Utrecht province
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1975
Genre:
Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Current label:
Rave-On Records
Years active:
1975-1995, 2009-present
''Gilgamesj'' is Dutch for ''Gilgamesh'', the king of Uruk and the central character in the Epic of Gilgamesh in Mesopotamian mythology, Gilgamesh is credited with having been a demigod of superhuman strength.

Split-up in 1995 after 20 years, but reformed in 2009 after a reunion gig in 2008.

Compilation Appearances
- "Daybreak" on Rave-On Hits Hard (Rave-On, 1985)
Current
Frank van Stijn Vocals (1975-1995, 2009-present)
Gerrie den Hartog Guitars (1980-1995, 2009-present)
René Sterk Bass (1992-1995, 2009-present)
Sylvester van Leeuwen Guitars, Vocals (2009-present)
See also: ex-Diamond Evil, ex-Sapphire
Chris van Hoogdalem Keyboards, Vocals (2009-present)
Past
John Stam Bass (1975-1978)
Hans Laponder Drums (1975-1995)
Henny van Santen Guitars (1975-1984)
Jaap Besterveld Guitars (1975-1977)
Anton van der Ham Guitars (1977-1982)
Dick Stam Bass (1978-1981)
Jan Vos (R.I.P. 2009) Bass (1981-1992)
Stanley Sanders Guitars (1984-1995)
See also: ex-Reviver
Andre Booy Keyboards (1991)
Walter Beijen Drums (2009-2013)
Jacques van Oevelen Drums (2013-?)
(R.I.P. 2016) See also: ex-Xhausted, ex-Entropy, ex-Picture, ex-Sad Iron
Frank van Stijn Vocals (1975-1995, 2009-present)
Gerrie den Hartog Guitars (1980-1995, 2009-present)
René Sterk Bass (1992-1995, 2009-present)
Sylvester van Leeuwen Guitars, Vocals (2009-present)
See also: ex-Diamond Evil, ex-Sapphire
Chris van Hoogdalem Keyboards, Vocals (2009-present)
John Stam Bass (1975-1978)
Hans Laponder Drums (1975-1995)
Henny van Santen Guitars (1975-1984)
Jaap Besterveld Guitars (1975-1977)
Anton van der Ham Guitars (1977-1982)
Dick Stam Bass (1978-1981)
Jan Vos (R.I.P. 2009) Bass (1981-1992)
Stanley Sanders Guitars (1984-1995)
See also: ex-Reviver
Andre Booy Keyboards (1991)
Walter Beijen Drums (2009-2013)
Jacques van Oevelen Drums (2013-?)
(R.I.P. 2016) See also: ex-Xhausted, ex-Entropy, ex-Picture, ex-Sad Iron
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: RunningWild_AT
Added on: 2002-10-05 04:06:26 Last modified on: 2019-03-10 18:40:05