Rinus Gerritsen

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Rinus Gerritsen
Rinus Gerritsen (2015)
Rinus Gerritsen (2015)
Background information
Birth nameMarinus Gerritsen
Born (1946-08-09) 9 August 1946 (age 76)
The Hague, Netherlands
Instrument(s)Bass guitar
Years active1961–present

Marinus Gerritsen (born 9 August 1946 in The Hague) is a Dutch bassist. Best known for being founding member of Dutch group Golden Earring, he is also a producer of artists like Herman Brood. Steve Harris of Iron Maiden counts Gerritsen as an important influence.[1]


  1. ^ "Steve Harris--Iron Maiden". Bass Player. 1 September 2004.