The Michael Schenker Group

Profile:
Hard rock band based in Germany. Existed from 1979 until 1985, revived 1996. The only consistent member is Michael Schenker and the band could also be seen as his solo project.

Do not confuse with McAuley Schenker Group. Both bands use the abbreviation MSG, but are considered different bands.

Current band members
Michael Schenker – lead guitar (1979–present)
Gary Barden – lead vocals (1979–1981, 1982–1984, 2008–2010, 2016–present)
Graham Bonnet – lead vocals (February–August 1982, 2016–present)
Robin McAuley – lead vocals (1986–1994, 2012, 2016–present)
Chris Glen – bass (1980–1983, 2008–2009, 2010, 2011, 2016–present)
Steve Mann – keyboards, rhythm guitar (1986–1987, 1988–1991, 2016–present)

Former band members
Lead vocals:
Derek St. Holmes, plus rhythm guitar (1983)
Ray Kennedy (1984)
Roland Jones, plus rhythm guitar (1984–85)
Leif Sundin (1995–1997, 2007–2008)
● Marc Robert Harrison (1997)
David Van Landing (1997–1999, 2011, 2012)
Kelly Keeling (1999, 2000)
Keith Slack (1999)
Chris Logan (2001–2004, 2006)
Jari Tiura (2006–2007)
Doogie White (2011, 2012–2016)

Keyboards:
Don Airey (session 1980, 2008, 2011)
Paul Raymond, plus guitar (1980–1981, 2011)
Tommy Eyre (session 1982)
Andy Nye (1982–1984)
Claude Gaudette (session 1996)
Seth Bernstein, plus guitar (1997–1999)
Wayne Findlay, keyboard, rhythm guitar & backing vocals (1999–2016)

Bass:
Billy Sheehan (1979)
Mo Foster (session 1980)
Dennis Feldman (1984)
Barry Sparks (1996–1998, 1999–2000)
John Onder (1999)
Rev Jones (2001–2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012)
Stuart Hamm (2003)
Pete Way (2006, 2011)
Neil Murray (2008, 2010, 2011)
Elliott Dean Rubinson (2010–2011, 2012)
Francis Buchholz (2012–2016)

Drums:
Denny Carmassi (1979)
Simon Phillips (1980, 2008, 2010, 2011)
Cozy Powell (1980–1982)
Ted McKenna (1983–1984, 2008, 2016–2019)
Shane Gaalaas (1996–2000)
Jeff Martin (2001, 2006)
Jeremy Colson (2003)
Pete Holmes (2004–2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Chris Slade (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
Carmine Appice (2010, 2011)
Herman Rarebell] (2010, 2011–2016)
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Albums

CHR 1302 The Michael Schenker Group - The Michael Schenker Group album art The Michael Schenker Group The Michael Schenker Group (Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis CHR 1302 UK 1980 Sell This Version
CHR 1336, FV 41336 The Michael Schenker Group - M S G album art The Michael Schenker Group M S G (Album) Chrysalis CHR 1336, FV 41336 US 1981 Sell This Version
301 929 The Michael Schenker Group - One Night At Budokan album art MSG* One Night At Budokan (Album, Comp) Chrysalis 301 929 Europe 1981 Sell This Version
205 094-320 The Michael Schenker Group - Assault Attack album art The Michael Schenker Group Assault Attack (Album) Chrysalis 205 094-320 Europe 1982 Sell This Version
CN 4119/S The Michael Schenker Group - In Concert-292 album art The Michael Schenker Group In Concert-292(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 4119/S UK 1982 Sell This Version
PVT 41441 The Michael Schenker Group - Built To Destroy album art The Michael Schenker Group Built To Destroy (Album) Chrysalis PVT 41441 US 1983 Sell This Version
ZCUX 1470 The Michael Schenker Group - Rock Will Never Die album art The Michael Schenker Group Rock Will Never Die (Album) Chrysalis ZCUX 1470 UK 1984 Sell This Version
WINCD043 The Michael Schenker Group - BBC Radio One Live In Concert album art The Michael Schenker Group BBC Radio One Live In Concert (Album) Windsong International WINCD043 UK 1993 Sell This Version
XRCN 1283 The Michael Schenker Group - Written In The Sand album art Michael Schenker Group* Written In The Sand (Album) Positive Energy Records XRCN 1283 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
MSR CD2 The Michael Schenker Group - The Michael Schenker Story Live album art Michael Schenker Group* The Michael Schenker Story Live (Album) Michael Schenker Records MSR CD2 US 1997 Sell This Version
SH 11262 The Michael Schenker Group - The Unforgiven album art Michael Schenker Group* The Unforgiven (Album) Steamhammer SH 11262 US 1998 Sell This Version
SPV 085-21532 2CD The Michael Schenker Group - Live The Unforgiven World Tour 1999 album art Michael Schenker Group* Live The Unforgiven World Tour 1999 (Album) Shrapnel Records SPV 085-21532 2CD Germany 1999 Sell This Version
CRCL-4792 The Michael Schenker Group - Be Aware Of Scorpions album art Michael Schenker Group* Be Aware Of Scorpions (Album) Steamhammer CRCL-4792 Japan 2001 Sell This Version
ZCRCD87 The Michael Schenker Group - MSG Reactivate Live album art The Michael Schenker Group MSG Reactivate Live Zoom Club Records ZCRCD87 UK 2002 Sell This Version
ZCRCD96BOX The Michael Schenker Group - Back To Attack Live album art The Michael Schenker Group Back To Attack Live (Album) Zoom Club Records ZCRCD96BOX UK 2003 Sell This Version
MICP-10372 The Michael Schenker Group - Arachnophobiac album art Michael Schenker Group* Arachnophobiac (Album) Shrapnel Records, Shrapnel Records MICP-10372 Japan 2003 Sell This Version
SFMCD032 The Michael Schenker Group - Heavy Hitters album art The Michael Schenker Group Heavy Hitters (Album) The Store For Music SFMCD032 UK 2005 Sell This Version
AMG 047-2 The Michael Schenker Group - Tales Of Rock'N'Roll - Twenty-Five Years Celebration album art Michael Schenker Group* Tales Of Rock'N'Roll - Twenty-Five Years Celebration (Album) Armageddon Music, Armageddon Music, Armageddon Music AMG 047-2 Germany 2006 Sell This Version
GNCP-1026 The Michael Schenker Group - In The Midst Of Beauty album art MSG* / Schenker-Barden* MSG* / Schenker-Barden* - In The Midst Of Beauty (Album) in-akustik GNCP-1026 Japan 2008 Sell This Version
50999 698062 2 3, BOOTBOX 2 The Michael Schenker Group - Walk The Stage - The Official Bootleg Box Set album art The Michael Schenker Group Walk The Stage - The Official Bootleg Box Set (Album) Chrysalis, EMI 50999 698062 2 3, BOOTBOX 2 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
INAK 9091 CD The Michael Schenker Group - Gipsy Lady album art Schenker Barden Acoustic Project, MSG* Schenker Barden Acoustic Project, MSG* - Gipsy Lady (Album) in-akustik INAK 9091 CD Germany 2009 Sell This Version
INAK 9098 CD The Michael Schenker Group - The 30th Anniversary Concert - Live In Tokyo album art The Michael Schenker Group The 30th Anniversary Concert - Live In Tokyo (Album) in-akustik INAK 9098 CD Germany 2010 Sell This Version
5099991270429 The Michael Schenker Group - Walk The Stage The Highlights album art The Michael Schenker Group Walk The Stage The Highlights (Album, Comp) EMI Records 5099991270429 Brazil 2013 Sell This Version
XXX000 The Michael Schenker Group - Flying Over West album art The Michael Schenker Group Flying Over West(2xCD) Not On Label (Michael Schenker Group) XXX000 Japan 2015 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

WWS 17078 The Michael Schenker Group - Cry For The Nations album art The Michael Schenker Group Cry For The Nations (Single) Chrysalis WWS 17078 Japan 1980 Sell This Version