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ELO


Electric Light Orchestra also known as ELO, were a British rock band from Birmingham. Tha bands logo is The cursive ELO and the color full flying saucer that is shown on most albums for ELO. Their hit Do Ya was originally done by The Move, which featured future members of ELO.

Band Members[]

  • Jeff Lynne – lead vocals, guitars, bass guitar, keyboards, drums, cello, producer, songwriter, composer, arranger (1970–1983, 1985–1986, 2000–01)
  • Bev Bevan – drums, percussion, vocals (1970–1983, 1985–1986)
  • Roy Wood – lead vocals, guitar, bass guitar, cello, clarinet, bassoon, oboe, drums, recorder, producer, songwriter, arranger (1970–1972)
  • Bill Hunt – keyboards, French horn, hunting horn (1970–1972)
  • Steve Woolam – violin (1970–1971)
  • Rick Price – bass (1970) nb. Price was a member of The Move, not ELO. He recorded the original bass part in 10538 Overture before the cellos were added.
  • Richard Tandy – keyboards, synthesisers, bass guitar, guitar, backing vocals, arranger (1972–1983, 1985–1986, 2000–01)
  • Mike Edwards – cello (1972–1974)
  • Wilfred Gibson – violin (1972–1973)
  • Hugh McDowell – cello (1972, 1973–1979)
  • Andy Craig – cello (1972)
  • Colin Walker – cello (1972–1973)
  • Mike de Albuquerque – bass guitar, backing vocals (1972–1974)
  • Mik Kaminski – violin (1973–1979, 1981–1983, 1986)
  • Louis Clark – orchestra arranger, conductor, synthesisers, keyboards (1974–1981, 1983–1986)
  • Kelly Groucutt – bass guitar, backing vocals (1974–1983)
  • Melvyn Gale – cello (1975–1979)
  • Dave Morgan – backing vocals, synthesisers, acoustic guitar (1981–1986)
  • Rich Liccardo - bass guitar, backing vocals (1983-1986)
  • Martin Smith – bass guitar, backing vocals (1986)
  • Marc Mann – guitars, keyboards, backing vocals (2000–2001)
  • Matt Bissonette – bass guitar, backing vocals (2001)
  • Gregg Bissonette – drums, backing vocals (2001)
  • Peggy Baldwin – cello (2001)
  • Sarah O'Brien – cello (2001)
  • Rosie Vela – backing vocals (2001)

Albums[]

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