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Encyclopedia > Urchin (band)
Urchin

Background information
Origin England
Genre(s) Hard Rock
Years active 1977-1980
Label(s) Sanctuary
Associated
acts
ASAP
The Untouchables
Iron Maiden
Psycho Motel
The Entire Population of Hackney
Members
Adrian Smith
Andy Barnett
Dave Murray
Alan Levitt
Former members
David Hall
Maurice Coyne

Urchin was the first band of Adrian Smith, which he formed with his friend Dave Murray around 1977. Dave then left to join Iron Maiden. Urchin had recorded one 7" album Black Leather Fantasy and managed to sign a contract but did not last long after Adrian's departure to replace Iron Maiden's guitarist Dennis Stratton. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... For other uses, see England (disambiguation). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Hard Rock redirects here. ... In the music industry, a record label is a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... Sanctuary Records is a record label based in the United Kingdom and a subsidiary of Universal Records. ... // A.S.A.P (Adrian Smith and Project) Silver And Gold album cover ASAP was a hard rock band created by guitarist and vocalist Adrian Smith of Iron Maiden fame. ... The Untouchables was a British progressive rock band, formed by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith. ... This article is about the band. ... Psycho Motel was a British progressive rock band, formed by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith. ... The Entire Population of Hackney is a bootleg recording of a band project featuring members of Iron Maiden, FM and Urchin. ... This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... David Michael Murray (born December 23, 1958 in Edmonton, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as one of the original members of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... David Hall can refer to: David Hall (Australian politician) David Hall (video artist) David Hall (singer) David Hall (athlete) David Hall (paralympic athlete) David Hall (Delaware governor) David Hall (Oklahoma governor) David Hall (snooker player) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might... This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ... David Michael Murray (born December 23, 1958 in Edmonton, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as one of the original members of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... This article is about the band. ... This article is about the band. ... Dennis Stratton (b. ...


On 19th December 1985 Adrian organised a reunion of his mates and performed the live recording The Entire Population of Hackney at the Marquee Club in London along with Nicko McBrain. Later in this recording, the rest of his bandmates from Iron Maiden appear on stage. The Entire Population of Hackney is a bootleg recording of a band project featuring members of Iron Maiden, FM and Urchin. ... Michael Henry McBrain (born June 5, 1952 in Hackney, London, England) is the drummer for heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ...


In 1989, Adrian got some of his Urchin bandmates and some friends together to form his separate project with Adrian on vocals, ASAP (Adrian Smith and Project). They produced two singles, Silver and Gold and Down the Wire and one album, Silver and Gold. They did not tour and split after Adrian left Iron Maiden in 1990. // A.S.A.P (Adrian Smith and Project) Silver And Gold album cover ASAP was a hard rock band created by guitarist and vocalist Adrian Smith of Iron Maiden fame. ...


In 1992, Adrian once again got togther some of the ASAP bandmates to form the band The Untouchables (Adrian once again on vocal duties) which lasted until 1994 when he decided to re-name the band and hire a lead singer. This was called Psycho Motel. The Untouchables was a British progressive rock band, formed by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith. ... Psycho Motel was a British progressive rock band, formed by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith. ...


In 2004, High Roller Records released limited and handnumbered to 330 copies, silver vinyl incl. 4 Single Tracks, 1 x Live + 5 (!!!) unreleased songs.

Contents

Discography

Black Leather Fantasy '77

  1. Black Leather Fantasy
  2. Rock N Roll Woman

She's a roller '77

  1. She's a roller
  2. Long Time No Women

Urchin '2004

  1. She's a Roller
  2. Long Time No Woman
  3. Black Leather Fantasy
  4. Rock & Roll Woman
  5. See Right Through You (Live)
  6. See Right Through You
  7. Walking out on You
  8. Somedays
  9. Watch Me Walk Away
  10. The Latest Show
  11. Life Time

Members

Last known line-up

This article is about the Iron Maiden guitarist. ... For other uses, see Guitar (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... David Michael Murray (born December 23, 1958 in Edmonton, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as one of the original members of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ... A sunburst-colored Precision Bass The electric bass guitar (or electric bass; pronounced , as in base) is a bass stringed instrument played with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. ... A drum kit (or drum set or trap set) is a collection of drums, cymbals and sometimes other percussion instruments, such as a cowbell, wood block, chimes or tambourines, arranged for convenient playing by a single drummer. ...

Former members

  • David Hall - vocals (1974-1977)
  • Maurice Coyne - guitar (1974-1977)

David Hall can refer to: David Hall (Australian politician) David Hall (video artist) David Hall (singer) David Hall (athlete) David Hall (paralympic athlete) David Hall (Delaware governor) David Hall (Oklahoma governor) David Hall (snooker player) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might...

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