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Pete Gill

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Birth name  Peter Gill
Years active  1976–1987
Origin  Sheffield, England
Name  Pete Gill

Occupation(s)  Musician
Role  Drummer
Instruments  Drums
Genres  Heavy metal
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Born  9 June 1951 (age 64) (1951-06-09)
Associated acts  The Glitter Band Saxon Motorhead
Music groups  Motorhead (1984 – 1987), Saxon (1978 – 1981), Son of a Bitch
Albums  Wheels of Steel, Orgasmatron, Denim and Leather, No Remorse, Rock 'n' Roll
Similar People  Wurzel, Lucas Fox, Graham Oliver, Paul Quinn, Steve Dawson

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Peter Gill (born 9 June 1951) is an English former heavy metal drummer, formerly a member of The Glitter Band, Saxon and Motörhead.


Gill was one of the two drummers in The Glitter Band, then formed part of the original line up of Saxon in 1978. He stayed with them until 1981, recording their first four albums, leaving the band after he injured his hand. Gill later spent three years with Motörhead, 1984 to 1987, recording four new tracks for the compilation No Remorse, The Birthday Party and one full album, Orgasmatron. The band also toured extensively in the time Gill was a member. After years of absence Gill reunite with his former Saxon colleagues in a new band, named Son of a Bitch with bassist Steve Dawson and guitarist Graham Oliver. Gill stayed briefly in the band, recording only one album called Victim You. in 1996.


  • (1979) Saxon
  • (1980) Wheels of Steel
  • (1980) Strong Arm of the Law
  • (1981) Denim and Leather
  • Motörhead

  • (1984) No Remorse
  • (1985) The Birthday Party
  • (1986) Orgasmatron
  • Son of a Bitch

  • (1996) Victim You
  • Video and DVDs

  • (1986) The Birthday Party VHS Video - 60 Minutes.
  • References

    Pete Gill Wikipedia