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Tygers of Pan Tang

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, England
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1978
Genre:
NWOBHM (early); Hard Rock/AOR (mid); Heavy Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Life, Partying, Love, Metal
Current label:
Mighty Music
Years active:
1978-1984, 1985-1987, 1999-present
Originally formed in 1978 by Jess Cox, Robb Weir, Richard Laws, and Brian Dick.

First broke up in 1984 after disagreements regarding their contract with MCA Records, but reformed the next year. Split-up once more after a couple of years.

Robb Weir then reformed the band after certain events led to the band's resurgence of popularity and interest. Weir is the only original member left.

The ...
Current
Robb Weir Guitars (1978-1983, 1999-present)
Craig Ellis Drums (2000-present)
Jacopo Meille Vocals (2004-present)
See also: Damn Freaks, General Stratocuster and the Marshals, Mantra, Norge, Sainted Sinners, ex-Mad Mice
Francesco Marras Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Screaming Shadows, Verde Lauro, ex-Survivors, ex-Eruption (Ita)
Huw Holding Bass (2021-present)
See also: Holosade, ex-Cardinal Synne, Maiden UK / Higher on Maiden, ex-Avenger, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Nord, ex-Order of the Black Sun, ex-Maiden England
Past
Rocky Bass (1978-1983)
Brian Dick Drums (1978-1983, 1985-1987)
Jess Cox Vocals (1978-1980)
See also: ex-Jess Cox, ex-Lionheart
Mark Butcher Vocals (1978)
John Sykes Guitars (lead) (1980-1982)
See also: John Sykes, ex-Thin Lizzy, ex-Streetfighter, ex-Blue Murder, ex-John Sloman's Badlands, ex-Whitesnake
John Deverill Vocals (1981-1983, 1984, 1985-1987)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Square World, ex-Waysted
Fred Purser Guitars (lead) (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Holosade, ex-Lies of Smiles, ex-Warfare, ex-Penetration
Colin Irwin Bass (1983-1984, 1985)
Neil Shepherd Guitars (1984, 1985-1987)
See also: ex-Apes, Pigs & Spacemen, ex-Jess Cox Band, ex-Waysted
Steve Lamb Guitars (1984, 1985-1987)
Dave Donaldson Bass (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Tokyo Blade, ex-Jess Cox
Brian West Bass (2000-2012)
Deano Guitars (2000-2013)
Tony Liddell Vocals (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Strangeways
Richie Wicks Vocals (2004)
See also: ex-Angel Witch, ex-ShadowKeep, ex-Kevin Riddles' Baphomet, ex-Sire
Gavin Gray Bass (2012-2021)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-The Almighty
Micky Crystal Guitars (2013-2020)
Past (Live)
Mark Butcher Vocals (1978)
Gavin Gray Bass (1999)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-The Almighty
Chris Percy Drums (1999)
Glenn S. Howes Guitars (1999)
See also: ex-Earthrod, ex-Avenger, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Fist, ex-Reign, ex-Axizz, ex-Chase
Mick Procter Guitars (1999)
See also: Jess Cox, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-NATO
Jess Cox Vocals (1999)
See also: ex-Jess Cox, ex-Lionheart
Robb Weir Guitars (1978-1983, 1999-present)
Craig Ellis Drums (2000-present)
Jacopo Meille Vocals (2004-present)
See also: Damn Freaks, General Stratocuster and the Marshals, Mantra, Norge, Sainted Sinners, ex-Mad Mice
Francesco Marras Guitars (2020-present)
See also: Screaming Shadows, Verde Lauro, ex-Survivors, ex-Eruption (Ita)
Huw Holding Bass (2021-present)
See also: Holosade, ex-Cardinal Synne, Maiden UK / Higher on Maiden, ex-Avenger, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Nord, ex-Order of the Black Sun, ex-Maiden England
Rocky Bass (1978-1983)
Brian Dick Drums (1978-1983, 1985-1987)
Jess Cox Vocals (1978-1980)
See also: ex-Jess Cox, ex-Lionheart
Mark Butcher Vocals (1978)
John Sykes Guitars (lead) (1980-1982)
See also: John Sykes, ex-Thin Lizzy, ex-Streetfighter, ex-Blue Murder, ex-John Sloman's Badlands, ex-Whitesnake
John Deverill Vocals (1981-1983, 1984, 1985-1987)
See also: ex-Persian Risk, ex-Square World, ex-Waysted
Fred Purser Guitars (lead) (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Holosade, ex-Lies of Smiles, ex-Warfare, ex-Penetration
Colin Irwin Bass (1983-1984, 1985)
Neil Shepherd Guitars (1984, 1985-1987)
See also: ex-Apes, Pigs & Spacemen, ex-Jess Cox Band, ex-Waysted
Steve Lamb Guitars (1984, 1985-1987)
Dave Donaldson Bass (1985-1987)
See also: ex-Tokyo Blade, ex-Jess Cox
Brian West Bass (2000-2012)
Deano Guitars (2000-2013)
Tony Liddell Vocals (2000-2004)
See also: ex-Strangeways
Richie Wicks Vocals (2004)
See also: ex-Angel Witch, ex-ShadowKeep, ex-Kevin Riddles' Baphomet, ex-Sire
Gavin Gray Bass (2012-2021)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-The Almighty
Micky Crystal Guitars (2013-2020)
Past
Mark Butcher Vocals (1978)
Gavin Gray Bass (1999)
See also: ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-The Almighty
Chris Percy Drums (1999)
Glenn S. Howes Guitars (1999)
See also: ex-Earthrod, ex-Avenger, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-Fist, ex-Reign, ex-Axizz, ex-Chase
Mick Procter Guitars (1999)
See also: Jess Cox, ex-Blitzkrieg, ex-NATO
Jess Cox Vocals (1999)
See also: ex-Jess Cox, ex-Lionheart
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2002-07-23 04:32:39 Last modified on: 2022-05-26 10:40:36