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.
Sandy K. Vasquez - During the 1980s Sandy K. Vasquez was bassist for Bloodlusrr.
Scott Campbell a Freelance Sound Engineer has been engineering (in the late 1980s) the vinyl albums of several Heavy Metal bands including: Sacred Reich, Flotsam And Jetsam, Bitch, Masi, Heretic, Rigor Mortis, Dr Kow, Tyrant, Cryptic Slaughter
Scott Ian ( full-name Scott Ian Rosenfeld ) is an American guitarist and founding member of "Anthrax" and "Stormtroopers of Death". His wife "Pearl Aday" is daughter of the singer "Meat Loaf". In his musical career he has performed with the bands: Anthrax (USA) , Damnocracy, Doom Squad, Four-X, Motor Sister, Pearl, Posehn, S.O.D. STORMTROOPERS OF DEATH (USA) , Slam Jam, The Damned Things.
Scott Burns - has been producer, sound engineer, mixing engineer of many Heavy Metal bands from 1987 till 2012. Some of these bands include: Acheron , Agent Steel , Amon , Anarchus , Annihilator , Anomaly , Assück , Atheist , Atrocity , Aurora Borealis , Cancer , Coroner , Crimson Glory , Crypta , Cynic , Deaf Dealer , Death , Death Threat , Deicide , Demented Ted , Demolition Hammer , Devastation , Disincarnate , Epitaph , Exhorder , Fester , Game Over , Gordian Knot , Gorguts , Hellwitch , Hideous Corpse , Infernäl Mäjesty , Internal Bleeding , Loudblast , Malevolent Creation , Massacre , Master , Monstrosity , Morgoth , Napalm Death , Nihilist , Numb , Obituary , Overthrow , Pestilence , Psychotic Waltz , Raped Ape , Resurrection , Roadkill , Rumble Militia , Sadus , Savatage , Sean Malone , Sepultura , Six Feet Under , Skeletal Earth , Solstice , Speckmann Project , Suffocation , Tempus Fugit , Terrorizer , The Guff , The Mortuary Society , Toxik , Transmetal , Vital Remains , Whiplash
1991 Scott Burns produces the maxi-Single "Arise" recorded by Sepultura in Barcelona during their 1991 European Tour.
Scott Campbell a Freelance Sound Engineer has been engineering the vinyl albums of several Heavy Metal bands including: Sacred Reich, Flotsam And Jetsam, Bitch, Masi, Heretic, Rigor Mortis, Dr Know, Tyrant, Cryptic Slaughter
Simon Fowler is a British photographer mainly known for photographing "Iron Maiden". For the album "Piece of Mind" he was called: Simon "Bullseye" Fowler.
Simon Wright is a British Drummer, best known as drummer for AC/DC and DIO . Starting at age 13 he gained experience as adrummer, while during the late 1970's and early 1980's being part of the starting NWOBHM Heavy Metal style. The most important bands he has played in are 1981-1982 A-II-Z, 1982 Aurora, 1983-1989 AC/DC , 1990-1991 and 1998-2010 DIO , 1995-1996 and 1997-1999 UFO , 2013-2014 Queensryche, 2014-Today Operation: Mindcrime.
Spencer Proffer is an American media and record producer. Proffer produced the first heavy metal record, Quiet Riot's Metal Health, to reach number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Proffer has produced and arranged over 200 albums, many of which have achieved gold and platinum-selling status, produced or executive-produced. Proffer was also founder of the Pasha Record company.
Stephane Dumont, "L'Anguille" (Guitars) - founding member of the French Hard Rock/Heavy Metal band: Sortilège. Stephane Dumont also played in the bands: "Bliss", "Bouche de Vieille"
Steve "Dobby" Dawson was born in 1952 , bass guitar player and one of the founding members of the British Heavy Metal band “SAXON”
Steve Fontano (real name: Stephen M. Fontano) an American Producer, Sound Engineer, Mixer who has worked on hundreds of albums. In the context of 1980s Heavy Metal he has worked on several dozens of albums, some of the bands he has worked with are: W.A.S.P. , Racer X, Apocrypha, Chastain, Hexx, M.A.R.S, David T. Chastain, Tony MacAlpine.
Steve Harris (Bass player) is founder of the British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) "Iron Maiden" in 1975 and has been Mr "Iron Maiden" since.
Steve Joule ( Album Artwork Artist ) is a British Graphics designer, and DJ, during the early 1980s he has been designed album covers for British Rock bands like "Black Sabbath", Girlschool, Iron Maiden ( Live After Death ), "Ozzy Osbourne".
Steve Sinclair, In the 1980s Steve Sinclair has been a successful producer for Heavy Metal bands. As an A&R Manager for Combat Records and Mechanic Records he produced many talented Heavy Metal and Punk bands. These bands include: Death, Crumbsuckers, Agent Steel, Nuclear Assault, Zoetrope, Ludichrist, Possessed, Dream Theater, Voivod, Vio-Lence, Abattoir, Dark Age, D.B.C., Dark Angel, Helstar
Steven Ettinger is a sound engineer , working for a couple of records for notorious Heavy Metal bands like: Slayer, Danzig and Hades.
Stewart Powers, - Photography for the album "AXE - Offering"
Stonne Holmgren was co-founder of the Belgian record company " Mausoleum Records " and was in the 1980's responsible for the creations of many European and in particular Belgian Heavy Metal bands. For these productions he worked frequently together with "Leo Felsenstein" and "Alfie Falckenbach"
Studio Dzyan ( album artwork and graphics design ) was founded by Thorbjorn Jorgensen and has worked with both Thomas Holm and Thorbjorn Jorgensen to illustrate 1980s albums by "King Diamond" and "Spartan Warrior".
Susumu Iguchi has been mix engineer and sound engineer for bands like: Bow Wow, Kyoji Yamamoto and Earthshaker.