Origin: Manchester, England.
Generes: Heavy Metal
Years active: 1979–1982
Member: Gary Owens,David Owens, Cam Campbell, Karl Reti.
About A II Z
A II Z were a heavy metal band founded in 1979 in Manchester, England by guitarist Gary Owens. The original lineup consisted of David Owens (vocals), Gary Owens (guitar), Cam Campbell (bass), Karl Reti (drums). For a short time they were one of the forerunners of the new wave of British heavy metal movement. They disabanded in 1982.
@The Witch of Berkeley Bootleg CD (1993 Reborn Classics)
@The Witch of Berkeley CD (2006 Majestic Rock)
@The Witch of Berkeley (live) LP (Polydor 1980)
@No Fun After Midnight” 7″/12″ (Polydor 1981)
@I’m the One Who Loves You” 7″ (Polydor 1981)
A II Z Career
Manchester’s A II Z (named after street-finder atlases) were the beneficiaries of fortuitous timing, being formed by brothers Dave (vocals) and Gary Owens (guitar), Cam Campbell (bass), and Karl Reti (drums), just in time (late 1979) to be swept up by the initial, deafening hubbub surrounding the new wave of British heavy metal.