Uriah Heep

Uriah Heep

The critics have scoffed and generally poured derision on Uriah Heep over the years, but the band have sold over 30 million records and have had five US Top 40 albums. A technically brilliant heavy rock band, they deserve most credit for continuing despite over 20 personnel changes and two deaths along the way. David Byron (b. David Garrick, 29 January 1947, Epping, Essex, England, d. 28 February 1985, Reading, Berkshire, England; vocals) formed the group with Mick Box (b. 8 June 1947, Walthamstow, London, England; lead guitar, vocals). The... more