Stephen Pearcy

Born Jul 3, 1959

Stephen Eric Pearcy is the lead singer of the 80's metal band Ratt. He has also been in the bands Arcade, Vicious Delite, Vertex, Nitronic, and Band From Hell. He has also recorded as a solo artist. Pearcy has also worked as an actor, playing the killer hippie, Timothy Bach, in the horror film "Camp Utopia".… Read More

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  • Anglo American Appoints Fortescue's Stephen Pearce As Cfo
    Wall Street Journal - Sep 23, 2016
  • Binky Philips: "Louder Than Hell The Definitive Oral History Of Metal": Go Buy This... Please!
    Huffington Post - Aug 09, 2013
  • Writer Responds To Critical Letter Dailyrecord.Com
    Google News - Sep 03, 2011
  • Autumn Brings Fall Festivals Houston Chronicle
    Google News - Aug 24, 2011


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Stephen Pearcy.


1957 Birth Born on July 3, 1957.


1973 16 Years Old Fate interfered in the form of a hit-and-run driver who struck Pearcy while he was riding his bike one night during the summer of 1973. … Read More


1977 20 Years Old He sang in San Diego bands "Firedome" and "Crystal Pystal" until creating and writing original music for his band which he named Mickey Ratt in San Diego created 1977.
1978 21 Years Old Pearcy moved his band to Los Angeles after seeing a local band, Van Halen, at The Whisky a Go Go on Sunset Bvd. in 1978.
1980 23 Years Old After he and the band moved to Los Angeles in 1980, the band's name was shortened to Ratt and the original lineup was solidified. … Read More


1992 35 Years Old 1 More Event
After releasing (4) Multi platinum records and (3) gold albums, Pearcy left the band in February 1992.
1996 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1996, Pearcy dabbled with an industrial metal band called Vertex (with Megadeth's Al Pitrelli and drummer / electronic producer Hiro Kuretani).


1999 42 Years Old Pearcy married American model Melissa Pearcy in 1999. … Read More
2006 49 Years Old On December 1, 2006 the website "Metal Sludge" reported that Pearcy and Juan Croucier might re-unite with Blotzer and Warren DeMartini and will thus, with Carlos Cavazo (Quite Riot) on guitars, will most likely stay with the This last re union last a few years due to inner turmoil and business. … Read More


2014 57 Years Old Pearcy also adds Author to his credit with his book 2014 "Sex, Drugs & Ratt n' Roll" (Simon & Schuster) another book in progress for 2017.
2016 59 Years Old On April 24, 2016 it was announced that Pearcy had quit Ratt to work on his label Top Fuel Records and other music business ventures, Producing, Creating - Marketing, and "Mic Knuckles (hands free Mic Holder) also TV-Movie production.
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