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Samurai

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, Wales
Status:
Changed name
Formed in:
1980
Genre:
NWOBHM
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Ebony Records
Years active:
1980-1987, 1987-1988 (as Cruise 101)
They added a keyboard player to the lineup (whose name is unknown) around the time of their name change, shortly before disbanding.

Not to be confused with:
- Samurai (UK band featured on the 1980 Roksnax compilation)
- Samurai (NWOBHM from Glasgow; recorded a 1983 demo)
- Samurai (a temporary name change for NWOBHM band Prowler (Essex) during 1981-'82)
Neil Rogers Bass
See also: ex-Nightime Flyer
Michael Davis Drums
See also: ex-Mammath
Huw Lewis Guitars
See also: ex-Mammath
Craig Ridsdale Guitars
See also: ex-Talan, ex-Cortez, ex-Northwind, ex-Strangers of a Kind
Len Williams Vocals
Added by: Stormrider Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2002-09-26 07:20:51 Last modified on: 2021-06-08 20:31:46