Mark Evans (musician)

Mark Whitmore Evans ( born March 2, 1956 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian bassist and was from 1975 to 1977 a member of the hard rock band AC / DC.


Evans was born in 1975 through a newspaper advertisement for AC / DC and played from then on for a period of three albums, the bass guitar. In 1977, he then rose again and made ​​room for Cliff Williams. His first concert had Evans on April 1, 1976 in Australia, probably his last on April 29, 1977 in Offenbach Stadthalle ( Germany ).

Its time for AC / DC

Within the band Evans was often called the " Sandman" because he had the habit of falling asleep immediately on the tour bus after a gig. Friendly relationship within the band he was with Phil Rudd and Bon Scott.

Later bands

  • Contraband
  • Cheetah
  • Heaven
  • Tice & Evans (current)

Discography of the time with AC / DC