Steve Lee (singer)
Steve Lee in concert, 2010
|Birth name||Stefan Alois Lee|
August 5, 1963|
|Died||October 5, 2010
Mesquite, Nevada, United States
|Occupation(s)||Musician, singer-songwriter, drummer, harmonica|
|Associated acts||Gotthard, Ayreon|
In 1979, The first public concert at the Aula Magna of Lugano-Trevano with the band named Cromo (Gerard Garganigo: Keyboards and Vocals, Tiziano Lippmann: Keyboards, Synthesizers and Sequencers, Steve Lee: drums and Vocals, Massimo Basso: Bass and Vocals, Guido Gagliano: guitar and vocals)
In 1988, Steve Lee joined the group Forsale.
In 1992, in Lugano, along with guitarist Leo Leoni, bassist Marc Lynn, and drummer Hena Habegger, they founded the band Krak. Under the lead of bassist and founding member of Krokus, Chris von Rohr, the band changed its name to Gotthard (a name inspired by the Gotthard Pass).
He spoke fluent Italian, German, English, and French.
Lee's musical influences included Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Whitesnake, Deep Purple, Bon Jovi, Van Halen and Aerosmith. Lee was especially fond of Whitesnake and based his singing style on that of their lead singer David Coverdale.
- "Ayreon 01011001".
- "Swiss Rocker Killed in Crash on Nevada Interstate". ABC. October 6, 2010.
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- Official Gotthard Website
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- Gotthard Discography
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- Heavy Harmonies page