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Idol Rich

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
NWOBHM
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1981-1984 (as Hooker), 1984-1988
In photo - 1988 line-up: Nick Burr, Nick Hughes, Snake, Tim Jones, Eddie Fincher.

Idol Rich were a Gloucester based heavy metal band who did not quite achieve success. Their independently-released EP received rave reviews from the music press, but the band broke up in 1988 to pursue other music options.

Additional discography:
- Session for Live at BBC Raio One Friday Rock Show (1987)
- ...
Last known
Nick Burr Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: Bad Back Band, ex-Legion, ex-Tyrant, ex-Battlezone, ex-Killers, ex-Friction, ex-Lionsheart, ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Passion
Tim Jones Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: ex-Passion, ex-Wizards of Oz
Nick Hughes Bass (1986-1988)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Wizards of Oz
Eddie Fincher Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Tobruk
Snake Vocals (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Stranger, ex-The 4teens, ex-The Wildhearts, ex-Tobruk
Past
Jeff Curtis Bass (1981-1986)
See also: ex-Grim Reaper, ex-Lorien
Mike Fisher Drums (1981-1987)
Andy Norton Vocals (1981-1984)
See also: ex-Nilon Bombers
Lee Silver Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Redline, ex-Love & War, ex-Shock Promise
Mark Thompson-Smith Vocals (1986-1987)
See also: Big Life, ex-After Hours, ex-Flight 19, ex-Mark Thompson-Smith, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Touché
Nick Burr Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: Bad Back Band, ex-Legion, ex-Tyrant, ex-Battlezone, ex-Killers, ex-Friction, ex-Lionsheart, ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Passion
Tim Jones Guitars (1981-1988)
See also: ex-Passion, ex-Wizards of Oz
Nick Hughes Bass (1986-1988)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Wizards of Oz
Eddie Fincher Drums (1987-1988)
See also: ex-Midnight Blue, ex-Tobruk
Snake Vocals (1987-1988)
(R.I.P. 2006) See also: ex-Stranger, ex-The 4teens, ex-The Wildhearts, ex-Tobruk
Jeff Curtis Bass (1981-1986)
See also: ex-Grim Reaper, ex-Lorien
Mike Fisher Drums (1981-1987)
Andy Norton Vocals (1981-1984)
See also: ex-Nilon Bombers
Lee Silver Vocals (1984-1986)
See also: ex-Redline, ex-Love & War, ex-Shock Promise
Mark Thompson-Smith Vocals (1986-1987)
See also: Big Life, ex-After Hours, ex-Flight 19, ex-Mark Thompson-Smith, ex-Praying Mantis, ex-Touché
Added by: martinimber Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2006-10-04 10:59:03 Last modified on: 2021-04-06 13:22:05