Bachman-Turner Overdrive

Bachman-Turner Overdrive

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Classic rock band from Winnipeg, Canada, formed in 1972 by ex-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

6338 482 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Bachman-Turner Overdrive II (Album) Mercury 6338 482 Brazil 1973 Sell This Version
SMAS-95697 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Album) Mercury SMAS-95697 US 1973 Sell This Version
MC8-1-1004 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Not Fragile (Album) Mercury MC8-1-1004 US 1974 Sell This Version
RJ-7011 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Four Wheel Drive (Album) Mercury RJ-7011 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
6338 647 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Head On (Album) Mercury 6338 647 Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
SRM-1-3703 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Japan Tour (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3703 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
SRM-1-3700 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Freeways (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3700 US 1977 Sell This Version
6338 872 B.T.O.* Street Action (Album) Mercury 6338 872 Italy 1978 Sell This Version
9111 020 B.T.O.* Rock N' Roll Nights (Album) Mercury 9111 020 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
CPL-1-1010 Bachman-Turner Overdrive BTO (Album) Compleat Records CPL-1-1010 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
MCA 5760 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Live! Live! Live! (Album) Curb Records MCA 5760 US 1986 Sell This Version
D4-77653 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Best Of Bachman-Turner Overdrive Live (Album) Curb Records D4-77653 US 1994 Sell This Version
5216112 B.T.O.* Trial By Fire Greatest & Latest (Album) CMC Records (7) 5216112 Denmark 1996 Sell This Version
70710-88039-2 Bachman-Turner Overdrive King Biscuit Flower Hour Presents (Album) King Biscuit Flower Hour Records 70710-88039-2 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

6052 627 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Takin' Care Of Business (Single) Mercury 6052 627 New Zealand 1973 Sell This Version
CS-6036 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Let It Ride / Blue Collar (Single) Mercury CS-6036 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
73417 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Blue Collar / Hold Back The Water (Single) Mercury 73417 US 1973 Sell This Version
73417 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Hold Back The Water (Single) Mercury 73417 US 1973 Sell This Version
6052 312 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Gimme Your Money Please (Single) Mercury 6052 312 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
60 52 530 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Let It Ride (Single) Mercury 60 52 530 Spain 1973 Sell This Version
6052 357 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Stayed Awake All Night(7") Mercury 6052 357 UK 1973 Sell This Version
73487 Bachman-Turner Overdrive Takin' Care Of Business (Single) Mercury 73487 US 1973 Sell This Version
6167 025 Bachman-Turner Overdrive You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet / Free Wheelin' (Single, Maxi) Mercury 6167 025 New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version