The Ladder are a British hard rock group. The band is composed of three past members of the group FM, Steve Overland, Pete Jupp and Bob Skeat along with former Dare/Ten guitarist Vinny Burns. The band released one studio album, Future Miracles. Originally thought to be an FM reunion the group decided not to use that name for what was termed "political reasons" as well as seeking a fresh approach. Also:
Von Groove - Canadian hard rock band came of the late 80's / early 90's hard rock scene. Von Groove came out of the gate with an extremely strong first album of melodic hard rock similar to releases by Damn Yankees, Bad English, Tyketto, Bon Jovi, and Giant. Von Groove's music is melodic, yet without a doubt a hard rock band. The albums is packed with great rock songs and better than average ballads. The musicianship, songwriting, vocals, and production were all top notch.
There is more than one artist with the name Alien.
Briefly there are:
1) Swedish rock band formed in Gothenburg in 1987
2) Alien is the allias of Alastair Johnson (Drum'n'Bass and Downtempo)
3) Alien was a trippy early 80's hard rock band that launched the legacy of Frank C. Starr
4) Alien was amater czech metal band from Turnov. Detailed Biography:
1) Alien is a Swedish rock band formed in Gothenburg in 1987 by guitarist Tony Borg and vocalist Jim Jidhed.
Starship is an American rock band that operated from 1985 to 1989, reforming in 1992. In 1984, Paul Kantner left Jefferson Starship (San Francisco, California, USA). His former bandmates wanted to continue as Jefferson Starship, but Kantner, as the last founding member of Jefferson Airplane, took legal action over the "Jefferson" name. Kantner settled out of court and signed an agreement that neither party would use the names "Jefferson" or "Airplane" unless all members of Jefferson Airplane, Inc.
There is more than one artist with this name: a rock group and a trance DJ. 1) GTR was a supergroup founded in 1986 by ex-Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett and Yes and Asia guitarist Steve Howe. Other members included vocalist (and former milkman) Max Bacon (ex-Moby Dick, Nightwing, Bronz), bassist Phil Spalding (ex-Bernie Torme, Toyah, Mike Oldfield, Original Mirrors), and American drummer Jonathan Mover (ex-Marillion, later of Steve Vai fame).
There are two bands called Remission: 1.) Remission is a hardcore band from Santiago, Chile which began in 2008. Their main influences are Verbal Assault and Dag Nasty which is reflected in their melodic riffs with strong vocals. Their releases so far are: -2008, Demo 7"/Tape (Amendment records)
-2009, Accept LP (Amendment records)
-2011, Winds Of Promise 7" (React! records)
-2011: Split w/ Police & Thieves 7" (Amendment records)
There is more than one artist with this name: 1) Harem Scarem is a Rock band hailing from Ontario, Canada, formed in 1987. They renamed themselves Rubber in 1999 and released two albums under that name. In 2001, they went back to the Harem Scarem name. In the Summer of 2007 they announced they "will officially break-up after one more studio album." 2) Harem Scarem emerged from Melbourne's mid-80's indie scene, but, it could be argued, were closer in sound to classic Australian blues-rock from a decade before (Dingoes, Coloured Balls, Chain, Rose Tattoo etc.
SILENT RAGE NEWS 2009 RETROSPECT RECORDS re-issued the bands first CD release SHATTERED HEARTS re-mastered with a new bonus track called “Sole Survivor”. It was produced by Paul Sabu, the bands long time producer friend and producer on the original release in 1987. This newly mastered version which includes a bonus track was released in February 2009 for all Silent Rage fans, melodic hard rockers, and an all new Generation of rock fans alike. In May-June of 2009 Silent Rage toured in Europe for the BRC Fest in Bolognia, Italy, and other club dates in Milan, Italy, & Uster, Switzerland.
Lita Ford (born Carmelita Rossanna Ford on September 19, 1958 in London, U.K.) is a hard rock singer and guitarist who achieved popularity during the 1980s. Ford was born in London but is of Italian heritage. She moved with her family to the United States while still very young. She began playing the guitar at age 11. In 1976 at the age of 17 she became one of the founding members of the legendary teenage all-female proto-punk-metal band The Runaways. There she played lead guitar.
Marco Mendoza is an American musician - bass player and vocalist. He played in John Sykes' band Blue Murder, from 1991 until 1993. Mendoza is the current bassist for the reformed version of Thin Lizzy, which also features Sykes. From 2001 to 2003 he toured with Ted Nugent and in 2004 he toured with Whitesnake. On July 6th, 2007, Mendoza released his first solo album Live For Tomorrow and it features guest performances by Steve Lukather, Ted Nugent, Doug Aldrich, Tommy Aldridge, Brian Tichy and others.