Phil Lewis

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Phil Lewis
LA GUNS at the Chance March 2008.jpg
Background information
Born (1957-01-09) January 9, 1957 (age 57)
London, England
Genres Glam metal, heavy metal
Occupations Musician
Associated acts L.A. Guns
New Torpedos
Tormé
Girl
Liberators
Filthy Lucre
Phil Lewis with Steve Riley and L.A. Guns. The Chance Theater, Poughkeepsie, NY. March 2008.

Phil Lewis is an English vocalist for the American glam metal band L.A. Guns, He was born on January 9, 1957, in London, England. He has lived and worked in the U.S. since the 1980s, but was privately educated at Royal Russell School in Surrey, England.

Prior to joining L.A. Guns Lewis also worked with Girl (which also featured Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen, except near the end of Girl), New Torpedos, and Tormé. While temporarily out of L.A. Guns, he sang for the bands Filthy Lucre and the Liberators.[1]

He also guested on the Sheer Greed song "Everybody Wants" on their Sublime To The Ridiculous album.

He has a solo album, titled both El Niño and More Purple Than Black.

Tribute albums[edit]

He sang on a cover of Def Leppard's "Bringin' on the Heartbreak" on the Def Leppard tribute album Leppardmania. He also sang on a cover of Guns N' Roses's "My Michelle" on the Guns N' Roses tribute album Appetite for Reconstruction. As well as contributing vocals on "Shot Down In Flames" on the AC/DC tribute album "We Salute You: an All Star Tribute To AC/DC".

He has also recorded a cover of Kiss' "Strutter" on the Kiss tribute album Spin The Bottle, sang on "Billion Dollar Babies" on the Alice Cooper tribute Humanary Stew and contributed vocals to a cover of Bon Jovi's "Wanted Dead or Alive" on the Bon Jovi tribute album Covered Dead or Alive.

Discography[edit]

With Girl[edit]

With New Torpedos[edit]

With Tormé[edit]

With L.A. Guns[edit]

With Filthy Lucre[edit]

Solo[edit]

With The Liberators[edit]

  • Access Denied (2000) - Also marketed as a Phil Lewis solo album ....

Movie appearances[edit]

  • Witchmaster General (2008) - Plays Dr. Phineas Gorgon

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hill, Gary. "Biography: Phil Lewis". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 March 2010. 

External links[edit]