Y&T

Y & T ( Yesterday & Today ) is a hardware which was founded in 1974 in San Francisco ( California ) rock, heavy metal and glam metal band. In the 1970s, they played musical regional only a part. With the change to A & M Records in 1981 began for the band several years of success with several gold records and a single on the Billboard Hot 100

Founding members of Y & T were Dave Meniketti ( singer and lead guitar ), Leonard Haze ( drums), Phil Kennemore (bass guitar ), and Joey Alves ( rhythm guitar). In the eighties, Alves was replaced by John Nyman, which had been active as a songwriter in addition Meniketti. The best-known title of Y & T Summertime Girls (a title which was often used in the American television series Baywatch and in 1985 was listed at # 55 on the Billboard Hot 100) and Mean Streak. The band split in 1990, reformed, however - though not in the original cast - some years later.

Current occupation:

  • Dave Meniketti: lead guitar, vocals
  • John Nyman: rhythm guitar, backing vocals
  • Brad Lang: Bass, (background) vocals
  • Mike Vanderhule: Drums

Because of his lung cancer Phil Kennemore was replaced for the current tour by Brad Lang ( Jet Red ). Know More died on 7 January 2011 from cancer.

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