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Formed in Toms River, New Jersey during 1986.
 
Formed in Toms River, New Jersey during 1986.
  
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Their most successful time was the late '80s and early '90s, with their first two albums achieving multi-platinum status.
 
Their most successful time was the late '80s and early '90s, with their first two albums achieving multi-platinum status.
  
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Their general style could well be slotted in between the [[Glam Metal]] & [[Glam Rock]] bracket.
 
Their general style could well be slotted in between the [[Glam Metal]] & [[Glam Rock]] bracket.
  
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=Achievements=
 
=Achievements=

Latest revision as of 19:59, 10 February 2020

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Intro

Formed in Toms River, New Jersey during 1986.

Their most successful time was the late '80s and early '90s, with their first two albums achieving multi-platinum status.

Their general style could well be slotted in between the Glam Metal & Glam Rock bracket.

Achievements

In 2014, Skid Row headlined the largest show of their career at the Polish Woodstock. Attendance was over 500,000.

Skid Row have sold 20 million albums worldwide.

Releases

So far, Skid Row have released five full-length albums, 4 EPs, a compilation album, and one live album. There have been others that aren't listed here, but this seems to be the key ones.

With Bach

They hit popularity very quickly with their first three albums;-

1) "Skid Row" (1989)

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2) "Slave to the Grind" (1991)

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3) "Subhuman Race" (1995)

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With Solinger

Their first two albums with Solinger;-

1) "Thickskin" (2003)

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2) "Revolutions Per Minute" (2006)

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EPs List

1) B-Side Ourselves (September 22, 1992)

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2) Subhuman Beings on Tour (1995)

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3) United World Rebellion: Chapter One (April 16, 2013)

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4) United World Rebellion: Chapter Two (August 5, 2014)

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Members Name Check

  • Rachel Bolan – bass, vocals (1986–present)
  • Dave "The Snake" Sabo – guitar, backing vocals (1986–present)
  • Scotti Hill – guitar, backing vocals (1987–present)
  • Johnny Solinger – lead vocals (1999–present)
  • Rob Hammersmith – drums (2010–present)
  • Matt Fallon – lead vocals (1986–1987)
  • Cody Howell – bass (1986)
  • Steve Brotherton – guitar (1986, 2005)
  • Kurtis Jackson – guitar (1986, 2005)
  • John Ratkowski Jr. – drums (1986–1987)
  • Jim Yuhas (Yuhaz) – guitar (1986–1987)
  • Charlie Mills – drums (1986–1987, 1999–2000)
  • Rob Affuso – drums (1987–1998, 2002)
  • Sebastian Bach – lead vocals (1987–1996)
  • Sean McCabe (Shawn Mars) – lead vocals (1997–1998)
  • Phil Varone – drums (1999–2004)
  • Timothy DiDuro – drums (2004)
  • Dave Gara – drums (2004–2010)

Touring Members Name Check

  • Rob Halford (Judas Priest) – vocals (1993, 1995)
  • Keri Kelli – guitar (2005, 2008)
  • Ryan Cook – guitar (2007, 2012)

Session Musicians

  • Taime Downe – vocals on "Psycho Therapy" from B-Side Ourselves (1992)
  • Rob Halford (Judas Priest) – vocals on "Delivering the Goods" from B-Side Ourselves (1992) and Subhuman Beings on Tour (1995)

External Links

www.skidrow.com