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Electric Sun

    Electric Sun was a music group formed by Uli Jon Roth after his departure from the Scorpions in 1978. They recorded three albums between1979 and 1985.The first album, Earthquake, was released in 1979 and features guitarist/vocalist Roth, bassist Ule Ritgen and drummer Clive Edwards.Edwards departed quickly after recording the first album.Fire Wind came next in 1981, featuring new drummer Sidhatta Gautama. The band toured for a few years afterwards. While the first two albumswere a trio format, the third album was more of an ensemble project. Veteran drummer Clive Bunker, formerly of Jethro ...read more

    Electric Sun was a music group formed by Uli Jon Roth after his departure from the Scorpions in 1978. They recorded three albums between1979 and 1985.The first album, Earthquake, was released in 1979 and features guitarist/vocalist Roth, bassist Ule Ritgen and drummer Clive Edwards.Edwards departed quickly after recording the first album.Fire Wind came next in 1981, featuring new drummer Sidhatta Gautama. The band toured for a few years afterwards. While the first two albumswere a trio format, the third album was more of an ensemble project. Veteran drummer Clive Bunker, formerly of Jethro Tull, appeared, as didRitgen, vocalist Michael Flexig (have a look below) and guest vocalist Nicky Moore, as well as an array of additional various singers andorchestral musicians. Another feature of the album was the invention of Roth's Sky Guitar.The name Electric Sun was retired in 1986, and Uli Jon Roth continued to pursue his classical-inspired rock under his own name, as well asfocus on other artistic areas. « hide

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    LPs
    Beyond The Astral Skies
    1985

    3.5
    1 Votes
    Fire Wind
    1980

    3.3
    3 Votes
    Earthquake
    1979

    4.1
    8 Votes
    Compilations
    Earthquake / Fire Wind
    1994

    3
    1 Votes
    Beyond The Astral Skies / Earthquake / Firewind
    1988

    3.5
    1 Votes

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