Stephen Pearcy
American musician
Stephen Pearcy
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".
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Anglo American Appoints Fortescue's Stephen Pearce as CFO
Wall Street Journal - 5 months
Anglo American PLC has appointed Stephen Pearce as Chief financial officer and executive board member after René Médori announced in April his decision to retire next year.
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Binky Philips: "Louder Than Hell -- The Definitive Oral History of Metal": Go Buy This... Please!
Huffington Post - over 3 years
"Heavy Metal is like farts. I only like my own." - The Who's John Entwistle, King of all bassists in Rock. "I really hate this kind of music. But, my God, it's fun to play" - Sara Lee, bassist of Gang of Four, Robert Fripp's League of Gentlemen, Thompson Twins, B-52s, at the end of her first (paid... the only way I could get her to come) rehearsal with me and my "Lives At Leeds" semi-metal CBGB band, The Planets. I never bought into Metal. Before we go any further, just so I don't lose every pissed off metalhead in my first sentence... No smug condescension here, okay. Not one syllable. Incredulity? Yes. Holier-than-thou? No. But, I've been playing guitar for 50 years next February. Fuck, I'm ancient! That informs my perspective (I know my shit). Ultimately, metal was/is too monochromatic for me, and, in general, the lyrical content left and leaves me cold. Hell, I hated when the mighty Led Zeppelin brought frickin' gnomes and druids and "The Evil One" into roc ...
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Writer responds to critical letter - Dailyrecord.com
Google News - over 5 years
I found Stephen Pearcy's response (“Letter on Obama's progress was inaccurate,” Aug. 31) to my earlier letter about President Obama well written, but I have some comments. First, I never said the stimulus program was a failure
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Autumn brings fall festivals - Houston Chronicle
Google News - over 5 years
The Sunken Gardens Theater in San Antonio is the venue for this year's event, held Oct. 7-8, and the lineup includes Quiet Riot, Moxy, UFO, Saxon and Stephen Pearcy. Advance-purchase tickets start at $35. southtexasrockfest.com Texas Renaissance
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Ratt To Roll Again (A Top Story) - antiMUSIC.com
Google News - over 5 years
Here is the recap: (Gibson) Ratt vocalist Stephen Pearcy confirms that the hard rock band will return in 2012 after a period of inactivity that bafflingly followed their critically acclaimed 2010 album Infestation. Pearcy wrote on his Facebook page
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Morte de Jani Lane: manifestações de músicos via Twitter. - Whiplash! RockSite
Google News - over 5 years
Stephen Pearcy (RATT): "Triste ouvir hoje. Descanse em paz Jani Lane." Kelly Hansen (FOREIGNER): "Muito triste pelo falecimento de Jani Lane. Nós surgimos na mesma época. Lembrarei de sua voz. Meu coração vai para sua família e fãs."
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RATT starten mit den Arbeiten zum nächsten Album - BurnYourEars Webzine
Google News - over 5 years
Laut RATT-Frontmann Stephen Pearcy sind die Arbeiten zu seinem Soloalbum "Sucker Punch" so gut wie abgeschlossen, so dass alles im kommenden September fertiggestellt sein sollte. Anschließend werde man sich mit vollem Elan ans nächste RATT-Album
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RATT Is 'Starting To Discuss Who, What, Where, And When,' Says Singer STEPHEN ... - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 5 years
According to a new posting on RATT singer Stephen Pearcy's Facebook page, work on his new solo album, "Sucker Punch" should be completed in September, after which "it's all RATT muzik." He adds, "The band is starting to discuss who, what, where,
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Music enthusiasts rock at Half-Way Jam in Royalton - St. Cloud Times
Google News - over 5 years
Another near-capacity crowd is expected for the final day today with national headliners Skid Row, Kix and Stephen Pearcy of Ratt. For more photos from the first two days of Half-Way Jam, visit www.sctimes.com
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The Rockstar Ramblings: Best. Bartender. Ever. - Metal Underground
Google News - over 5 years
Just months ago we hear there is a wine named OUT OF THE CELLAR and now Stephen Pearcy (Ratt) is coming out with his own hot sauce named after the Ratt album, DETONATOR. Prediction: We are three months from a new sexual lubricant named DANCING
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Half-Way Jam: '80s, hair, music - St. Cloud Times
Google News - over 5 years
Top acts include Cinderella, Skid Row (played Half-Way Jam in 2009), Lita Ford, Slaughter, Quiet Riot, Stephen Pearcy (the voice of Ratt), Kix and Firehouse. The festival has decided to keep its focus on '80s hard rock bands after looking at the
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RATT Singer Interviewed On 'The Zloz Hour' (Video) - July 19, 2011 - Blabbermouth.net
Google News - over 5 years
RATT singer Stephen Pearcy was recently interviewed on "The Zloz Hour", the new video series hosted by legendary rock photographer Neil "Zloz" Zlozower. You can now watch the nearly-50-minute-long chat below. Pearcy's new solo single,
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Cinderella content being 'memory merchants' - Herald Palladium (subscription)
Google News - over 5 years
"I called (Ratt vocalist) Stephen Pearcy and told him, and he said, 'Are you serious? Hold on a second, and I'll call you right back,'" Coury says. "He called back 10 minutes later and said, 'OK, I just quit Ratt; let's go do our own thing
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Ratt: "chega dessa merda, está na hora de sermos músicos" - Whiplash! RockSite
Google News - over 5 years
Robert Cavuoto do site Guitar International conduziu recentemente uma entrevista com o vocalista do RATT, Stephen Pearcy. Alguns trechos traduzidos podem ser lidos abaixo. GI: Conte-me um pouco sobre seu novo CD solo, “Sucker Punch”
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Stephen Pearcy Interview: I Created That Monster - Guitar International
Google News - over 5 years
Stephen Pearcy posted on his Twitter pager that Ratt would be taking a hiatus to straighten out some “business issues”. Fans should only assume that this was due to a rift in the band stemming from a tell-all book by one of their own, drummer Bobby
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Solistul Ratt a lansat o piesa solo - METALHEAD Romania
Google News - over 5 years
Stephen Pearcy, solistul formatiei Ratt, a lansat un single solo intitulat Too Much Is Never Enough. Piesa este extrasa de pe noul sau album intitulat Sucker Punch, disponibil pe piata pana la finele acestui an. Artistul va porni apoi intr-un turneu de
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Metal Singer Killed- Steven Tyler Surprise- 3 New Mars Volta Songs- Godsmack ... - antiMUSIC.com (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
... will release a new solo EP, Running Blind, made up of tracks originally written for his first solo release, last year's Familial. more (BW&BK) Ratt vocalist Stephen Pearcy's has issued his new solo single, 'Too Much Is Never Enough', via iTunes
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Stephen Pearcy
    FIFTIES
  • 2016
    Age 56
    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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  • 2014
    Age 54
    Pearcy also adds Author to his credit with his book 2014 "Sex, Drugs & Ratt n' Roll" (Simon & Schuster) another book in progress for 2017. www.stephen-pearcy.com
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  • FORTIES
  • 2006
    Age 46
    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.
    More Details Hide Details Pearcy again goes solo. Pearcy has been touring as a Solo artist for sometime, even with hs return to the band he created over the years RATT. The new line up consists of drummer Greg D'Angelo (ex-White Lion, Antidivision, Lead Guitars for Pearcy's solo band, co writer Erik Ferentinos), guitarist Chris Hager, original Mickey Ratt guitarist, Rough Cutt), bassist Matt Thorn also in early version of RATT 1982 (Rough Cutt.)
  • THIRTIES
  • 1999
    Age 39
    Pearcy married American model Melissa Pearcy in 1999.
    More Details Hide Details The couple has one daughter, born July 25, 1995. RATT (3) Long Form videos/DVD's 1985-2012 Platinum, Gold sales. RATT- Compilation's 81-91/Detonation/Tell The Wold/ 1985-2011
  • 1996
    Age 36
    Pearcy reunited with Ratt in 1996, only to leave the band for a second time in 2000 on the eve of a tour due to differences over financial allocation amongst band members.
    More Details Hide Details Peary has recorded (4) Solo records under his own indie label Top Fuel Records. The latest "SMASH" due for release 2016. Stephen has also written music for NHRA ESPN2 Drag Racing. While co sponsoring Top Fuel cars since the mid 1980s.
    In 1996, Pearcy dabbled with an industrial metal band called Vertex (with Megadeth's Al Pitrelli and drummer / electronic producer Hiro Kuretani).
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  • 1992
    Age 32
    Pearcy and former Cinderella drummer Fred Coury formed the band Arcade in 1992.
    More Details Hide Details Arcade released a self-titled album in 1993 and another album the following year.
    After releasing (4) Multi platinum records and (3) gold albums, Pearcy left the band in February 1992.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1980
    Age 20
    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.
    More Details Hide Details Playing clubs like The Troubadour, The Roxy and The Whisky, Ratt amassed a large local following. After releasing an eponymous six song EP in 1983 selling 200,000 copies, Ratt released their breakthrough album Out of the Cellar on Atlantic Records in 1984. Opening arena shows and tours for ZZ Top, Ozzy Osbourn and Billy Squire. OOTC went on to sell (4) times multi-platinum. RATT was heading their own arena tours around the world for the next (10) years.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1978
    Age 18
    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.
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  • 1977
    Age 17
    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.
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  • 1973
    Age 13
    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.
    More Details Hide Details While he was in the hospital for (6) months recovering from his accident, somebody gave him an acoustic guitar. After fiddling around with the guitar for a short time, Pearcy decided to shift his vocational focus from driving race cars to playing music. Never losing his love for the sport.
  • OTHER
  • 1957
    Age -3
    Born on July 3, 1957.
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