Jason Bonham Hard rock Artist

Jason bonham

Jason John Bonham (born 15 July 1966) is an English drummer. Jason's parents are Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham and Pat Phillips. After his father's death in 1980, he played with Led Zeppelin on different occasions, including the Ahmet Ertegün Tribute Concert at The O2 Arena in London in 2007. He first began playing drums at the age of four, and appeared with his father in the film The Song Remains the Same, drumming on a scaled-down kit. At 17, he joined his first band, Airrace. In 1985, he joined Virginia Wolf, making two albums and touring the U.S. supporting the Firm. In 1988, Bonham joined former Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page for his Outrider album and tour. In May of the same year, Bonham appeared with the three surviving members of Led Zeppelin for a performance at Atlantic Records 40th Anniversary concert in New York. In 1989, Bonham appeared as a special guest at the Moscow Music Peace Festival, performing the song "Rock and Roll" with many major rock stars of the day.

Personal details

Date of birth
July 15th, 1966
Nationality
England

Family

Parents
Siblings
Spouse
Children

Musical acts

1.Black Country Communion Hard rock, Blues rock

2009 - 2013

Black Country Communion was an English-American hard rock band based in Los Angeles, California. Formed in 2009, the band was a supergroup composed of bassist and vocalist Glenn Hughes, guitarist and vocalist Joe Bonamassa, drummer Jason Bonham, and keyboardist Derek Sherinian. Originally formed by Hughes and Bonamassa with the help of producer Kevin Shirley, the group released its self-titled debut album in September 2010. Second album Black Country Communion 2 followed in June 2011, which was promoted on a European tour later in the year. The band released its third and final album Afterglow in October 2012. Following a performance together in Los Angeles, Hughes and Bonamassa started the side project in November 2009, recruiting Bonham and Sherinian on the advice of Shirley to finalise the lineup of the band. The name Black Country Communion is derived from the term Black Country, which refers to the West Midlands area of England where Hughes and Bonham grew up. The group's sound is intentionally reminiscent of popular classic rock groups of the 1970s, reflecting the previous work of frontman Hughes as well as the link between Bonham and his father John's band Led Zeppelin.

Member history

Member Role Start End
Drums 2009 March 23rd, 2013
Vocals, Guitar 2009 March 13th, 2013
Keyboard 2009 March 23rd, 2013
Bass guitar, Vocals 2009 September 21st, 2012

Official website

Social media

2.Airrace

Member history

Member Role Start End
Drums

3.UFO Blues rock, Rock music, Hard rock, Space rock, Heavy metal

2004 - 2005

UFO are an English heavy metal and hard rock band that was formed in 1969. UFO became a transitional group between early hard rock and heavy metal and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. UFO were ranked No. 84 on VH1's "100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock".

Member history

Member Role Start End
Vocals 1969
Drums 1969
Bass guitar 1969
Guitar 1972 1972
1973 1979
Guitar 1973 1973
Guitar 1974
Piano, Keyboard 1975 1976
Keyboard, Guitar 1976
Keyboard, Guitar 1980 1983
Keyboard 1980 1980
Bass guitar 1982 1983
Bass guitar 1983 1987
Drums 1984 1985
Jim Simpson
Drums 1985 1987
Jem Davis
Keyboard 1992 1993
Drums 1992 1993
Guitar 1992 1995
Drums 1995
Guitar 1996 1996
Guitar 1997 1997
Drums 1997
Drums 2004 2005
Bass guitar 2004 2004
Guitar 2004

Albums

Album title Released Type
UFO 1 1970 Studio album
UFO 2: Flying 1971 Studio album
Phenomenon 1974 Studio album
Force It 1975 Studio album
No Heavy Petting 1976 Studio album
Lights Out 1977 Studio album
Obsession 1978 Studio album
No Place to Run 1980 Studio album
The Wild, the Willing and the Innocent 1981 Studio album
Mechanix 1982 Studio album
Making Contact 1983 Studio album
Misdemeanor 1985 Studio album
High Stakes & Dangerous Men 1992 Studio album
Walk on Water 1995 Studio album
Covenant 2000 Studio album
Sharks 2002 Studio album
You Are Here 2004 Studio album
The Monkey Puzzle 2006 Studio album
The Visitor 2009 Studio album
Seven Deadly 2012 Studio album

Official website

4.Virginia Wolf

Virginia Wolf was a British rock band of the 1970s and 1980s. Their albums included Virginia Wolf and Push. The band existed from 1977 until 1988, and featured Nick Bold on lead guitar throughout. Chris Ousey was the vocalist for most of this time and Jason Bonham was the drummer on both their albums. David Hinson was the keyboardist. The band was formed in Worsley near Manchester. The first 'self titled' album was produced by Roger Taylor. In 1986, to promote the album, the band toured the U.S. with "The Firm". In 1987 the band flew back to the US to record their 2nd album "Push" which was recorded in Berkeley, CA and produced by Kevin Elson, ably assisted by Wally Buck. After returning to the UK, the band played 3 farewell shows in each of their respective cities. after which they disbanded.

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Member Role Start End

5.Steel Dragon Heavy metal

Member history

Member Role Start End

6.Bonham Glam metal, Hard rock

Bonham was a British hard rock band founded in 1989 by drummer Jason Bonham, the son of the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham. The band's most successful line-up included singer Daniel MacMaster, bassist/keyboardist John Smithson and guitarist Ian Hatton.

Member history

Member Role Start End

Movie performances

1. Rock Star (2001)

Comedy, Drama, Music
played A.C., Steel Dragon Drummer
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
105.0
Robert Lawrence
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Toby Jaffe
10 Show list $57M

Rock Star is a 2001 American musical comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Herek and starring Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston. It tells the story of Chris "Izzy" Cole, a tribute band singer whose ascendance to the position of lead vocalist of his favorite band was inspired by the real-life story of Tim "Ripper" Owens, singer in a Judas Priest tribute band who was chosen to replace singer Rob Halford when he left the band.

Awards

Top cast

Bobby Beers, Steel Dragon Lead Singer
Chris 'Izzy' Cole
Kirk Cuddy, Steel Dragon Guitarist
Rob Malcolm, Blood Pollution Guitarist
Emily Poule
Tania Asher, Steel Dragon Public Relations
A.C.'s Wife
Ghode, Steel Dragon Guitarist
Jorgen, Steel Dragon Bassist
Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Ueli Steiger
Aggie Guerard Rodgers
Rock Star
English
United States of America

Personal movie appearances

Title Year Appearance type Budget Awards Producers Directors Writers
Rock Prophecies
Documentary,Music
2009

Starring TV roles

1. Supergroup

Music, Reality-TV
Character Performance type Networks Seasons From To Created by First epizode air date Last epizode air date Num. of seassons Regular cast Languages

VH1
June 1st, 2006 July 2nd, 2006 1
Evan Seinfeld
English

Wikipedia

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