This web-page list people who have played an important role in the evolution of rock music as musician, producer, sound engineer, mastering engineer, artwork artist, photographer or just by hanging around.
Carl Canedy is a musician and music record producer. He is mainly known as co-founder and playing drums in "The Rods" and has played drums in bands called: "Canedy", "Killen", "The Jeffrey James Band", "Canedy, Feinstein, Bordonaro & Caudle" He has also been producer of some great heavy metal bands like: Manowar, Anthrax, Helstar, TT Quick, E-X-E, Overkill. Carl Canedy and Alex Perialas worked both together on the albums: Anthrax's "Spreading the Disease" , "Fistful of Metal", Overkill's "Feel The Fire", "E-X-E - Stricken by Might".
Casey McMackin - Sound Engineer, Producer, Musician has been responsible for the sound and production of several dozen of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal albums during the 1980s. A list of 1980s music records he has worked on:
Charles Conrad "Chuck" Behler is an American Drummer, born 1965 and best known as drummer in the American Thrash Metal band "Megadeth" . He replaced "Gar Samuelson" in the band and was followed-up by Nick Menza.
Charly Rinne ( Producer, Photographer ) First Chief Editor of the Germany Heavy Metal magazine "Metal Hammer" from 1984 until 1986. Rinne has been executive producer, producer and photographer for a dozen of German Heavy Metal during the late 1980s. Here is a list Rinne has worked for.
Chris "Dr Metal" Bubacz - a sound engineer in the 1980s responsible for the sound of a dozen of Heavy Metal bands in particular: Metallica, Anthrax, Znöwhite.
Charlie Benante ( Drums ) long-time drummer with the American Thrash Metal band Anthrax, since 1983 and also performed in S.O.D. Stormtroopers Of Death.
Chris Poland is an American Guitarist, best known for being lead guitarist with Megadeth. Chris Poland has played in several bands, these include Circle Jerks , Damn The Machine, Megadeth, The New Yorkers. He also played as guest guitarist in many Heavy Metal and Rock bands mainly between 2003-Today. Chris Poland and Gar Samuelson both come from Dunkirk, New York and have made music together, most notable in a band called "The New Yorkers", before joining the Megadeth band. Chris Poland - Wikipedia)
Christopher Andrew "Chris" Tsangarides is a British Grammy-nominated record producer, sound engineer, and mixer. He is best known for his work with many heavy metal bands, including Judas Priest, Anvil, Gary Moore, Thin Lizzy, Helloween, Angra, Anthem, Yngwie Malmsteen and Tygers of Pan Tang.
During the 80s and up to the 90s, Tsangarides became famous on the hard rock and heavy metal scene for the quality of his job and for having produced signature albums, like Anvil's Metal on Metal in 1982, Thin Lizzy's acclaimed final studio release Thunder and Lightning in 1983 and the Grammy nominated Painkiller by Judas Priest in 1990. He worked in those years with Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Helloween, Y&T, Tygers of Pan Tang, Anthem, Sinner, King Diamond, Ian Gillan and produced also Bruce Dickinson's first solo album Tattooed Millionaire (1990).
Christian "Zouille" Augustin, (Vocals) - founding member of the French Hard Rock/Heavy Metal band: Sortilège
Christoph "Chris" von Rohr (born 24 October 1951 in Solothurn) is a Swiss rock musician, record producer, author, columnist, radio and television presenter. He is best known for being a member and founder of the hard rock band, Krokus . As producer he produced the Headhunter album: Headhunter.
Chuck Profus, (Drums) - Chuck Profus started his career playing drums with Agent Steel and worked with Agent Steel from 1984 till 1988. After leaving "Agent Steel" he played in bands like "Pontius Prophet" , "Black Reign" , Sanctuary, The MOFO Homeboys
Cozy Powell (real-name: Colin Flooks) was a British drummer from Cirencester, Gloucesterhire, during his musical career from 1968 until 1998 he has performed in at least two dozen of hard rock and heavy metal bands, most notable in the bands: Black Sabbath, Michael Schenker Group, Rainbow, White Snake. Here is a complete list of bands in which Cozy Powell has played drums in: Bedlam, Big Bertha, Black Sabbath, Brian May, Cozy Powell (Band), Cozy Powell's Hammer, Emerson, Lake & Powell, Forcefield, Glenn Tipton, Graham Bonnet & The Hooligans, Jeff Beck's Group, Michael Schenker Group, Pete York / Cozy Powell, Peter Green Splinter Group, Phenomena, Rainbow, The Ace Kefford Stand, The Snakes, The Sorcerers, Tipton, Entwistle and Powell, Tony Martin, Whitesnake, Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Youngblood.
Curtis Beeson ( Drums ) is best known as drummer for the American Power and Speed metal band "Nasty Savage" in which he performed from 1983 until 1990 and 2004 until 2012. Later he played drums in the bands: Denial Fiend, Fester, Fierce Atmospheres, Havoc Mass, Lowbrow, Massacre.