Europe

Europe

Hard rock band Europe constituted primitively in Swedish formed in 1978 under the monicker WC along bassist Peter Olsson, guitarist John Norum and drummer Tony "Reno" Niemistö. Soon vocalist Joey Tempest joined it also afterward he exited his old band Roxanne and they altered their name to Force. In 1981 Peter left the band as Joey had "stolen" his girlfriend. A twin many line-ups alter espoused.

In 1982 Thomas Erdtman (after the manager of the band) brought about a contention named "Rock-SM" (Swedish titles in rock). 4000 tapes constituted... more