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Viva

Country of origin:
Germany
Location:
Hanover, Lower Saxony
Status:
On hold
Formed in:
1980
Genre:
Heavy Metal/Hard Rock
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1980-1985, 1988, 1996, 2007-2012
Barbara Schenker reunited with Viva in June 2007.

Together with Accept and Trance, Viva is considered to be one of the first "real" metal bands in Germany.

Guitarist Kai Reuter was 15 years old when he recorded the "Born To Rock" album with the band.

Singer Marco Paganini pursued a successful solo career after he has left the band.

Barbara Schenker is the sister of Michael and Rudolf Schenker ...
Last known
Barbara Schenker Keyboards (1980-1983, 2007-present)
See also: ex-Rosy Vista, ex-The Team
Gui Ghost Bass (2007-present)
Rick Walsh Drums (2007-present)
Leon Lawson Guitars (2007-present)
Pete Southern Guitars (2007-present)
See also: Balance of Power, USM
Past
Raphael Garrido Vocals
See also: ex-Victory, ex-Warning, ex-Carthage, ex-Frog, ex-Rated X, ex-Stratos, ex-The Element, ex-Zig Zag
Andreas Kawaldt Bass (1980-1985)
Shaban Yavaz Drums (1980)
Ralph Murthy Guitars (1980-1983)
(R.I.P. 2013) See also: ex-Paganini
Kai Reuter Guitars (1980)
See also: The Ordeal, Yargos, Fair Warning, Jutta Weinholds Akustik Randale, ex-Jutta Weinhold, ex-Weinhold, ex-Destiny, ex-Jane
Frank Algermissen Vocals (1980)
See also: ex-The Heat
Martin Pietschak Drums (1981-1985)
Andy Fach Guitars (1981-1985, 1996)
Marco Paganini Vocals (1981-1983, 2007-2019)
(R.I.P. 2019) See also: ex-Paganini
Michael Lauer Keyboards (1983-1985)
Chris Thow Vocals (1984)
Andy Pyke Vocals (1985)
See also: ex-Damien, ex-Detroit, ex-Vicious Nature, ex-Marshall Law, ex-Damage, Inc., ex-Hurt, ex-The Hood
Robert Jöcks Drums (1988)
See also: DNA Group, ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Moon'Doc
Jürgen Fechter Drums (1988)
See also: ex-T.N.T., ex-Scorpions
Henny Wolter Guitars (1988)
See also: Nitrogods, ex-Donnerkopf, ex-Sweethard, ex-Primal Fear, ex-Sinner, ex-Talon, ex-Thunderhead, ex-Fair Warning (live)
Marquee Vocals (1988)
Toni Giancristofaro Vocals (1988)
See also: ex-No Trouble
Lars Ratz Bass (1996)
(R.I.P. 2021) See also: ex-Metalium, ex-Velvet Viper, ex-Fyre!
R.R. Oddly Drums (1996)
Ronald Hensel Keyboards (1996)
Eddy Peterson Vocals (1996)
Past (Live)
Michael Schenker Guitars (1982)
See also: Michael Schenker Fest, Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock, McAuley Schenker Group, Michael Schenker Group, ex-Scorpions, ex-Copernicus, ex-UFO, ex-Ratt (live)
Barbara Schenker Keyboards (1980-1983, 2007-present)
See also: ex-Rosy Vista, ex-The Team
Gui Ghost Bass (2007-present)
Rick Walsh Drums (2007-present)
Leon Lawson Guitars (2007-present)
Pete Southern Guitars (2007-present)
See also: Balance of Power, USM
Raphael Garrido Vocals
See also: ex-Victory, ex-Warning, ex-Carthage, ex-Frog, ex-Rated X, ex-Stratos, ex-The Element, ex-Zig Zag
Andreas Kawaldt Bass (1980-1985)
Shaban Yavaz Drums (1980)
Ralph Murthy Guitars (1980-1983)
(R.I.P. 2013) See also: ex-Paganini
Kai Reuter Guitars (1980)
See also: The Ordeal, Yargos, Fair Warning, Jutta Weinholds Akustik Randale, ex-Jutta Weinhold, ex-Weinhold, ex-Destiny, ex-Jane
Frank Algermissen Vocals (1980)
See also: ex-The Heat
Martin Pietschak Drums (1981-1985)
Andy Fach Guitars (1981-1985, 1996)
Marco Paganini Vocals (1981-1983, 2007-2019)
(R.I.P. 2019) See also: ex-Paganini
Michael Lauer Keyboards (1983-1985)
Chris Thow Vocals (1984)
Andy Pyke Vocals (1985)
See also: ex-Damien, ex-Detroit, ex-Vicious Nature, ex-Marshall Law, ex-Damage, Inc., ex-Hurt, ex-The Hood
Robert Jöcks Drums (1988)
See also: DNA Group, ex-Scorpions (live), ex-Moon'Doc
Jürgen Fechter Drums (1988)
See also: ex-T.N.T., ex-Scorpions
Henny Wolter Guitars (1988)
See also: Nitrogods, ex-Donnerkopf, ex-Sweethard, ex-Primal Fear, ex-Sinner, ex-Talon, ex-Thunderhead, ex-Fair Warning (live)
Marquee Vocals (1988)
Toni Giancristofaro Vocals (1988)
See also: ex-No Trouble
Lars Ratz Bass (1996)
(R.I.P. 2021) See also: ex-Metalium, ex-Velvet Viper, ex-Fyre!
R.R. Oddly Drums (1996)
Ronald Hensel Keyboards (1996)
Eddy Peterson Vocals (1996)
Past
Michael Schenker Guitars (1982)
See also: Michael Schenker Fest, Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock, McAuley Schenker Group, Michael Schenker Group, ex-Scorpions, ex-Copernicus, ex-UFO, ex-Ratt (live)
Added by: Witcher Modified by: Tlacaxipehualiztli
Added on: 2004-11-21 14:02:45 Last modified on: 2021-04-03 02:16:09