Pete Gill

IntroEnglish drummer
Is Musician 
Drummer 
From United Kingdom 
Type Music 
Gendermale
Birth 9 June 1951 
, Sheffield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber
Age:69 years
Star sign Gemini

Pete Gill (born 9 June 1951) is an English former heavy metal drummer, formerly a member of The Glitter Band, Saxon and Motörhead.

Gill was one of the two drummers in The Glitter Band, then formed part of the original line up of Saxon in 1978. He stayed with them until 1981, recording their first four albums, leaving the band after he injured his hand. Gill later spent three years with Motörhead, 1984 to 1987, recording four new tracks for the compilation No Remorse, The Birthday Party and one full album, Orgasmatron. The band also toured extensively in the time Gill was a member. After years of absence Gill reunite with his former Saxon colleagues in a new band, named Son of a Bitch with bassist Steve Dawson and guitarist Graham Oliver. Gill stayed briefly in the band, recording only one album called Victim You. in 1996.

Discography

Saxon

  • (1979) Saxon
  • (1980) Wheels of Steel
  • (1980) Strong Arm of the Law
  • (1981) Denim and Leather

Motörhead

  • (1984) No Remorse
  • (1985) The Birthday Party
  • (1986) Orgasmatron

Son of a Bitch

  • (1996) Victim You

Video and DVDs

  • (1986) The Birthday Party VHS Video – 60 Minutes.
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