URIAH HEEP LINE-UPS

 

 

 

DECEMBER 1969 TO JANUARY 1970

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, Paul Newton - bass, Alex Napier - drums

Uriah Heep’s predecessor Spice (without Hensley) released 7”: What About The Music / In Love. Also songs Born In A Trunk, Astranaza, Celebrate, I Want You Babe, Magic Lantern & Schoolgirl were released on Lansdowne Tapes in 1993

 

Album:    Very ‘Eavy ... Very ‘Umble (excl. Lucy Blues & Dreammare) (1970)

 

 

JANUARY 1970 TO FEBRUARY 1970

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, Paul Newton - bass, Ollie Olsson - drums

 

Songs:    Lucy Blues & Dreammare (on Very ‘Eavy ... Very ‘Umble 1970)

 

 

FEBRUARY 1970 TO NOVEMBER 1970

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron  - vocals, Paul Newton - bass, Keith Baker - drums

 

Album:    Salisbury (1971)

Songs:    Bird Of Prey (single b-side 1970), Simon The Bullet Freak (single b-side 1971) & Here Am I (Lansdowne Tapes 1993)

 

 

NOVEMBER 1970 TO NOVEMBER 1971

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, Paul Newton - bass, Iain Clark - drums

 

Album:    Look At Yourself (1971)

Songs:    What’s Within My Heart (on Lansdowne Tapes 1993), Why (11.18 min.version, on Lansdowne Tapes 1993)

 

 

NOVEMBER 1971 TO FEBRUARY 1972

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, Mark Clarke - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Songs:    The Wizard  (single a-side 1972) & Why (single b-side 1972)

 

 

FEBRUARY 1972 TO FEBRUARY 1975

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, Gary Thain - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Albums:  Demons And Wizards (1972), The Magician’s Birthday (1972), Live January 1973 (1973), Sweet Freedom (1973), Wonderworld (1974), Live At Shepperton ‘74 (1986) & King Biscuit Flower Hour (live) (1997)

Songs:    Sunshine (single b-side 1973), What Can I Do (single b-side 1974), Home Again To You (on Demons... re-release 1996), Silver White Man, Crystal Ball (on Magicians... re-release 1996), Proud Words On A Dusty Shelf, Stone’s Throw, Love Hate And Fear (on A Time Of Revelation 1996) & Green Eye  (on Demons... re-release 2003),

 

 

MARCH 1975 TO JUNE 1976

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, David Byron - vocals, John Wetton - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Albums:  Return To Fantasy  (1975) & High And Mighty  (1976)

Songs:    Shout It Out, The Time Will Come (single b-sides 1975), The Name Of The Game & Sundown (on High & Mighty re-release 1997)

 

 

SEPTEMBER 1976 TO OCTOBER 1979

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, John Lawton - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Albums:  Firefly  (1977), Innocent Victim  (1977), Fallen Angel  (1978) & Live In Europe 1979 (1986)

Songs:    Crime Of Passion (single b-side 1977), Masquerade (single b-side 1977), Cheater, Gimme Love (single b-sides 1978), A Far Better Way, The River, A Right To Live, Let It Ride, Feelings, Your Love (on A Time Of Revelation 1996), Been Hurt (on Fallen Angel re-release 1997), I Always Knew, Dance Dance Dance (on Firefly re-release 2004), Put Your Music Where Your Mouth Is (on Innocent Victim re-release 2004), I Won’t Change & L.A. Woman (on Chapter & Verse 2005)

 

 

NOVEMBER 1979 TO MAY 1980

 

Mick Box - guitar, Ken Hensley - keyboards, John Sloman - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Chris Slade - drums

 

Album:    Conquest (1980)

Songs:    Been Hurt (single b-side 1980), Love Stealer (single a-side 1980) & Lying (on Conquest re-release 1997)

 

 

JULY 1980 TO SEPTEMBER 1980

Mick Box - guitar, Greg Dechert - keyboards, John Sloman - vocals, Trevor Bolder- bass, Chris Slade - drums

 

Songs:    Think It Over & My Joanna Needs Tuning  (single 1981)

 

 

JUNE 1982 TO APRIL 1983

 

Mick Box - guitar, John Sinclair - keyboards, Pete Goalby - vocals, Bob Daisley - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Albums: Abominog (1982) & Head First (1983)

Songs:    Tin Soldier, Son Of A Bitch (on  Abominog jr. Ep 1982), Playing For Time (single b-side 1983), Valley Of Kings, Split Image (on A Time Of Revelation 1996), Searching (on Head First re-release 1997) & I’m Alive Again (on Still ‘Eavy, Still Proud re-release 1998)

 

 

MAY 1983 TO NOVEMBER 1985

 

Mick Box - guitar, John Sinclair - keyboards, Pete Goalby - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

 

Album:    Equator (1985)

Video:     Gypsy (1985, rel. 1990)

Songs:    Backstage Girl (single b-side 1985)

 

 

JUNE 1986 TO SEPTEMBER 1986

 

Mick Box - guitar, Phil Lanzon - keyboards, Steff Fontaine - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Lee Kerslake – drums

 

No released recordings

 

 

JANUARY 1987 TO JANUARY 2007 ***

 

Mick Box - guitar, Phil Lanzon - keyboards, Bernie Shaw - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Lee Kerslake - drums

*** In 1995 Bernie Shaw lost his voice and was replaced temporarily by John Lawton who was the lead vocalist on South African  tour and two European shows. Lawton was never meant to be a permanent member and Shaw returned after he had recovered.

 

Albums: Live In Moscow (1988), Raging Silence (1989), Different World (1992), Sea Of Light (1995), Spellbinder (1996), Sonic Origami (1998), Future Echoes Of The Past (2000), Acoustically Driven (2001), Electrically Driven (2001), The Magician’s Birthday Party (2002), Live In The USA (2003), Magic Night (2004)

Videos:   Live In Moscow (1995 Japan only, dvd rel. UK 2002), Raging Through The Silence (1989), Live Legends (1990, dvd rel. UK 2004), The Legend Continues (2000), Acoustically Driven (2001), Sailing The Sea Of Light (2001), The Magician’s Birthday Party (2002), Live In The USA (2003), Magic Night (2004), The Ultimate Anthology (2004), Between Two Worlds (2005)

Songs:    Mr. Majestic, Corina, Pacific Highway (on Live In Moscow), Miracle Child (single b-side 1989), Sail The Rivers (studio track on Spellbinder), Holy Roller, She Still Calls His Name (on A Time Of Revelation 1996) & Powers Of Addiction (on Different World re-release 2006)

 

 

JANUARY 2007 TO JANUARY 2013

 

Mick Box - guitar, Phil Lanzon - keyboards, Bernie Shaw - vocals, Trevor Bolder - bass, Russell Gilbrook – drums

 

Albums: Wake The Sleeper (2008), Celebration (2009), Official Live 2009 Bootlegs (2009), Live At Sweden Rock 2009 (2010), Live In Budapest Hungary (2010), Live In Kawasaki Japan (2011), Into The Wild (2011), Live In Brisbane Australia (2011), Live In Armenia (2011), Official Live 2011 Bootleg (2011), Live In Athens Greece (2012)

 

 

JANUARY 2013 TO PRESENT DAY ***

 

Mick Box - guitar, Phil Lanzon - keyboards, Bernie Shaw - vocals, Dave Rimmer - bass, Russell Gilbrook – drums

*** After Trevor Bolder left the touring line-up he was replaced first by John Jowitt at shows for a few months and he in turn was replaced by Dave Rimmer. After Bolder passed away in May 2013 Rimmer became a permanent member of the band.

 

Album: Outsider (2014), Live At Koko – London 2014 (2015)