Bachman-Turner Overdrive

Bachman-Turner Overdrive

Profile:
Classic rock band from Winnipeg, Canada, formed in 1972 by ex-The Guess Who guitarist Randy Bachman and his younger brother, Rob Bachman, on drums. At first they were called Brave Belt. They changed their name when vocalist Fred Turner joined. Tim Bachman (also a brother) joined on guitar. They had some success in the USA with their debut album. Tim Bachman left in 1974 and Blair Thornton replaced him. Then, the great American, as well as European success started, and several albums and singles were released. In 1977. Randy Bachman left the band and went solo. Jim Clench took Randy's position. The band then shortened their name to BTO and released two albums under this name. Randy Murray replaced Jim Clench later. They are still touring the world with their 70's rock.

2014 inductees into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Randy Murray (Guitar and vocals)
Blair Thornton (Guitar)
C. F. (Fred) Turner (Bass and vocals)
Robbie (Robin) Bachman (Drums)
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Bachman-Turner Overdrive Discography

Albums

Bachman-Turner Overdrive Bachman-Turner Overdrive II (Album) Mercury Brazil 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Album) Mercury US 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Not Fragile (Album) Mercury US 1974 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Four Wheel Drive (Album) Mercury Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Head On (Album) Mercury Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
Program No. 261-264 Bachman-Turner Overdrive / Gary Wright / The Sweet / John Klemmer Bachman-Turner Overdrive / Gary Wright / The Sweet / John Klemmer - Nightbird & Company: Cosmic Connections(LP, Promo) Army Reserve Program No. 261-264 US 1976 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Japan Tour (Album) Mercury Canada 1977 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Freeways (Album) Mercury South Africa 1977 Sell This Version
B.T.O.* Street Action (Album) Mercury Italy 1978 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive BTO's Greatest (Comp, Album) Mercury Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
B.T.O.* Rock N' Roll Nights (Album) Mercury Japan 1979 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive BTO (Album) Compleat Records Canada 1984 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Live! Live! Live! (Album) Curb Records US 1986 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Best Of Bachman-Turner Overdrive Live (Album) Curb Records US 1994 Sell This Version
B.T.O.* Trial By Fire Greatest & Latest (Album) CMC Records (7) Denmark 1996 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive King Biscuit Flower Hour Presents (Album) King Biscuit Flower Hour Records US 1998 Sell This Version
32 920 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Live(CD, Album) Laserlight Digital 32 920 Germany 2007 Sell This Version
RL 33-4 Hot Tuna / Bachman-Turner Overdrive Hot Tuna / Bachman-Turner Overdrive - The Phosphorescent Rat / Bachman-Turner Overdrive II(LP, Transcription) AFRTS (Armed Forces Radio & Television Service) RL 33-4 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Bachman-Turner Overdrive Takin' Care Of Business (Single) Mercury New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Let It Ride / Blue Collar (Single) Mercury Canada 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Blue Collar / Hold Back The Water (Single) Mercury US 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Hold Back The Water (Single) Mercury US 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Gimme Your Money Please (Single) Mercury Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Bachman-Turner Overdrive Let It Ride (Single) Mercury Spain 1973 Sell This Version
6052 357 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Stayed Awake All Night(7") Mercury 6052 357 UK 1973 Sell This Version