Uriah Heep Members

Name: Keith Baker
Date of Birth: 19 April 1948
Place of Birth: Birmingham, England
Instrument: Drums
Played with Heep: May 70 - Jul 71
Former bands: Skin Deep, Cock A Hoop, Bakerloo Blues Line, Bakerloo, May Blitz, Graham Bond Organisation, The Joint, Daddy, Supertramp
Later bands: Off The Cuff
Name: Trevor Bolder
Date of Birth: 9 June 1950
Place of Birth: Hull, England
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: Sep 76 - Mar 81, Apr 83 - today
Former bands: Chicago Blues Style Band, Rono, David Bowie, Dana Gillespie, Mick Ronson Band, Spiders From Mars
Later bands: Wishbone Ash, Spiders From Mars, Big City Rider
Name: Mick Box
Full Name: Michael Frederick Box
Date of Birth: 9 June 1947
Place of Birth: Walthamstow (Northeast London), England
Favourite football team: Tottenham Hotspur
Instrument: Guitars, Vocals
Played with Heep: 17 Feb 70 - today
Former bands: Rick Dice & The Gamblers, The Stalkers, Spice
Later bands: -
Name: David Byron
Real Name: David Garrick
Date of Birth: 29 January 1947
Place of Birth: Epping, England
Date of Death: 28 February 1985
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: 17 Feb 70 - Jul 76
Former bands: The Stalkers, Spice
Later bands: Solo career, Rough Diamond, Denny And The Jets, The Byron Band, Delta
Name: Ian Clarke
Date of Birth: 20 August 1948
Place of Birth:
Instrument: Drums
Played with Heep: Jul 71 - Nov 71
Former bands: Mustard, Cressida
Later bands:
Name: Mark Clarke
Date of Birth: 25 July 1950
Place of Birth: Liverpool, England
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: Nov 71 - Feb 72
Former bands: Downbeats, Pops, St. James Infirmery, Colosseum
Later bands: Dick Heckstall-Smith, Tempest, Colosseum II, Manfred Mann, Natural Gas, Ken Hensley, Rainbow, session works, Black Rose, Billy Squier, Ian Hunter Band, The Monkees, Michael Bolton, Mountain, The Rolling Stones, Colosseum
Name: Bob Daisley
Date of Birth: 13 February 1952
Place of Birth: Sidney, Australia
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: Jul 81 - Apr 83
Former bands: The Delowares, The Power Pact, Kahvas Jute, Chicken Shack, Mungo Jerry, Broken Glass, Widowmaker, Rainbow, Session works, Ozzy Osbourne
Later bands: Ozzy Osbourne, Gary Moore, Black Sabbath, Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force, Lone Ranger, Mothers Army, Warren De Martini, Stream
Name: Gregg Dechert
Date of Birth: 13 May 1952
Place of Birth: Listowel, Ontario, Canada
Instrument: Keyboards, Vocals
Played with Heep: Oct 80 - Mar 81
Former bands: Entourage, London Experimental Jazz Quartet, Nasty Habits, Hagopian Dechert Band, Sweet Blindness, Pulsar
Later bands: Saga, David Gilmour, Dream Academy, Bad Company, Mike And The Mechanics, C-4, Cajun Moon, Featherweel, The Seagrove Project, Sass Jordan
Name: Steff Fontaine
Real Name: Steven Doherty
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth: Scotland
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: Apr 86 - Sep 86
Former bands: Joshua
Later bands: Fallen Angel
Name: Peter Goalby
Date of Birth: 13 July 1950
Place of Birth: Wolverhampton, England
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: Jul 81 - Oct 85
Former bands: Fable, Solo career, Trapeze, Destiny, Rainbow
Later bands: Perfect Stranger, Solo career, John Parr
Name: Ken Hensley
Full Name: Kenneth Hensley
Date of Birth: 24 August 1945
Place of Birth: London, England
Instrument: Keyboards, Guitars, Vocals
Played with Heep: 17 Feb 70 - Sep 80
Former bands: The Blue Notes, Blue Stars, Ken And The Saracens, Kit And The Saracens, The Jimmy Brown Sound Band, The Gods, Head Machine, Cliff Bennett Band, Toe Fat, Weed
Later bands: Solo career, Shotgun, Ken Hensley's Uriah Heep, Blackfoot, W.A.S.P., Heep All Star Band, Visible Faith, Hensley Lawton Band, Ken Hensley & Free Spirit
Name: Lee Kerslake
Date of Birth: 16 April 1947
Place of Birth: Bournemouth, England
Instrument: Drums, Vocals
Played with Heep: Nov 71 - Aug 79, Jul 81 - today
Former bands: The Phantoms, The Trackmarks, Dave Anthony's Moods, The Gods, Head Machine, Toe Fat, National Head Band
Later bands: Blind Ambition, Ozzy Osbourne
Name: Phil Lanzon
Date of Birth: 23 March 1950
Place of Birth:
Instrument: Keyboards, Vocals
Played with Heep: Apr 86 - today
Former bands: The Loose Ends, The Cats Pyjamas, Romance, Paris, session works, Chris Spedding, Grand Prix, Sad Cafe, Steve Glen, Operator, Tarracco, The Sweet
Later bands: Solo career
Name: Lohn Lawton
Date of Birth: 11 July 1946
Place of Birth: Halifax, England
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: Sep 76 - Aug 79, 23 Mar 95 - 6 May 95
Former bands: The Denes, West One, Stonewall, Asterix, Lucifer's Friend, The Les Humphries Singers, Peter Sunday And The Birds Of Fire, Peter Sunday And The Week
Later bands: The Arc Project, Solo Career, Lucifer's Friend, session works, Rebel, Zar, The Les Humphries Singers, D.C. Law, Lucifer's Friend II, GunHill, Hensley Lawton Band
Name: Alex Napier
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Instrument: Drums
Played with Spice: Feb 69 - Feb 70
Former bands: Spice
Later bands:
Name: Paul Newton
Date of Birth: 21 February 1945
Place of Birth: Andover, England
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: 17 Feb 70 - Nov 71
Former bands: The Susy Men, Just Men, Din Shinn Group, The Gods, Spice
Later bands: Sammy, Festival, session works, Off The Cuff
Name: Nigel "Ollie" Olsson
Date of Birth: 10 February 1949
Place of Birth: Sunderland, England
Instrument: Drums
Played with Heep: Feb 70 - May 70
Former bands: Fireflies, Plastic Penny, Elton John, Supertramp, Spencer Davis Band
Later bands: Elton John, Ray Fenwick, solo career
Name: Bernie Shaw
Date of Birth: 15 June 1956
Place of Birth: Vancouver B.C., Canada
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: Jan 87 - today
Former bands: Cold Sweat, Buckshot, Legend, Dirty Tricks, Paris, Grand Prix, Praying Mantis, Escape, Tigon, Stratus
Later bands: In Transit, Kevin Williams
Name: John Sinclair
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Instrument: Keyboards, Vocals
Played with Heep: Jul 81 - Mar 86
Former bands: Rock Candy, Heavy Metal Kids, session works, Babys, Lion, Savoy Brown, Spinal Tap
Later bands: Ozzy Osbourne, Cozy Powell, Cult, solo career
Name: Chris Slade
Date of Birth: 30 October 1946
Place of Birth: Cardiff, Wales
Instrument: Drums
Played with Heep: Nov 79 - Mar 81
Former bands: Tom Jones & The Squires, session works, Toomorrow, Tom Paxton, Tony Hazzard, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Frankie Miller, Kai Olsson, Terra Nova
Later bands: Jackie Lynton, Gary Numan, Denny Laine, David Gilmour, The Firm, Mick Ralphs Band, Gary Moore, AC/DC
Name: John Sloman
Date of Birth: 26 April 1957
Place of Birth: Cardiff, Wales
Instrument: Vocals
Played with Heep: Nov 79 - Mar 81
Former bands: Trapper, Lone Star, Pulsar
Later bands: Badlands, U.F.O., Gary Moore, Baron Rojo, Paul Young, solo career, Brother Beyound, True Brits
Name: Gary Thain
Date of Birth: 15 May 1948
Place of Birth: Wellington, New Zealand
Date of Death: 8 December 1975
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: Feb 72 - Jan 75
Former bands: The Plainsman Club Band, New Nadir, Martha Velez, session works, Keef Hartley Band, Miller Anderson, Pete York's Percussion Band
Later bands: Ken Hensley
Name: John Wetton
Date of Birth: 12 June 1949
Place of Birth: Derby
Instrument: Bass, Vocals
Played with Heep: Mar 75 - Aug 76
Former bands: The Corvets, Palmer James Group, Helen Shapiro Band, Tetrad, Splinter, Ginger Man, Brotherhood, Mogul Thrash, Edwards Hand, Peter Banks, session works, Gordon Haskell, Family, Renaissance, King Crimson, Pete Sinfield, Brian Eno, Rare Bird, Streetwalkers, Larry Norman, Brian Ferry, Roxy Music, Phil Manzanera
Later bands: Brian Ferry, Wakeman/Wetton/Bruford, UK, Phil Manzanera, Jack-Knife, Roger Chapman & The Shortlist, solo career,Wishbone Ash, Atoll, Asia, Philip Rambow, John Wetton & Friends, Wetton/Manzanera, Phenomena, World, Liesegang, Steve Hackett
NOTE: Alex Napier played with the band before they were called Uriah Heep. But I've included him in this list because he played the drums on six of the eight tracks on "Very 'Eavy...Very 'Umble".
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