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Heavy Load

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Stockholm
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1976
Genre:
Heavy/Power Metal
Lyrical themes:
Freedom, Honor, Metal, Vikings
Current label:
Thunderload Records
Years active:
1976-1983, 1985, 1987, 2017-present
Heavy Load formed in 1976 as a trio by the brothers Ragne (vocals and guitar) and Styrbjörn Wahlquist (vocals and drums), together with bassist Michael Backlund.

In 1977, they recorded their debut album, Full Speed at High Level, with Dan Molén on bass. The album was released in 1978, but the record company, Heavy Sound Records, went bankrupt and the Wahlquist brothers formed their own label, ...
Current
Styrbjörn Wahlquist Vocals, Drums (1976-1985, 1987)
Ragne Wahlquist Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1976-1985, 1987)
Past
Michael Backlund Bass (1976-1977)
Dan Molén Bass (1977-1978)
Torbjörn Ragnesjö Bass (1978-1984)
Eddy Malm Guitars (1978-1985)
See also: Eddy Malm Band, ex-Highbrow
Eero Koivisto Bass (1979)
See also: ex-Red Baron
Leif Liljegren Guitars (1979)
See also: ex-KSMB, ex-Treat
Andreas Fritz Bass (1984-1985)
Paul Gray Bass (1987)
See also: ex-Eddie and the Hot Rods, ex-The Damned, ex-UFO
Patrik Karlsson Guitars (1987)
Styrbjörn Wahlquist Vocals, Drums (1976-1985, 1987)
Ragne Wahlquist Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1976-1985, 1987)
Michael Backlund Bass (1976-1977)
Dan Molén Bass (1977-1978)
Torbjörn Ragnesjö Bass (1978-1984)
Eddy Malm Guitars (1978-1985)
See also: Eddy Malm Band, ex-Highbrow
Eero Koivisto Bass (1979)
See also: ex-Red Baron
Leif Liljegren Guitars (1979)
See also: ex-KSMB, ex-Treat
Andreas Fritz Bass (1984-1985)
Paul Gray Bass (1987)
See also: ex-Eddie and the Hot Rods, ex-The Damned, ex-UFO
Patrik Karlsson Guitars (1987)
Added by: TheGreatNads Modified by: baldadeath
Added on: 2002-07-17 17:57:45 Last modified on: 2017-11-06 02:13:49