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Phoenix Rising

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1980
Genre:
NWOBHM, Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Rising Records
Years active:
1980-1984, 1992-?
Split up in 1984. Reformed in 1992 to raise awareness and funding for Leukaemia Research, in tribute to original drummer Danny Spancer who died of Leukaemia.

The label on which all Phoenix Rising records were released, Rising Records, is owned by Pete Bangert.

Often mistakenly named Phoenix, and their EP "Rising", the band is actually called Phoenix Rising and the EP is self-titled.
Last known
Nick Parfrey Bass
Gordon Henderson Drums
Pete Bangert Guitars, Keyboards
Mel Day Vocals
Past
Chris Hamilton Bass
Danny Spencer Drums
(R.I.P. 1990) See also: ex-Saracen
Jack Bunker Vocals
Nick Parfrey Bass
Gordon Henderson Drums
Pete Bangert Guitars, Keyboards
Mel Day Vocals
Chris Hamilton Bass
Danny Spencer Drums
(R.I.P. 1990) See also: ex-Saracen
Jack Bunker Vocals
Added by: FrayedEndsOfSanity39 Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2005-05-11 11:07:27 Last modified on: 2019-12-09 08:35:03