Michael Frederick "Mick" Box (born 9 June 1947, in Walthamstow, East London, England) is the lead guitarist of British rock group Uriah Heep, having previously been a member of The Stalkers and Spice, both with original Uriah Heep vocalist David Byron.[1] He is the only member from the band's founding in 1969 who is still active with the group.[2]

Mick Box
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Mick Box performing in 2008
Background information
Birth nameMichael Frederick Box
Also known asMick Box
Born (1947-06-09) 9 June 1947 (age 72)
Walthamstow, East London, England
GenresHard rock, progressive rock, heavy metal
Occupation(s)Musician, Songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, Vocals, Bass, Piano
Years active1965–present
Associated actsDavid Byron
Uriah Heep
Iris
Spearfish
Websitewww.mick-box.net
Mick Box, Oslo, Norway, 1977

DiscographyEdit

With David ByronEdit

With Uriah HeepEdit

With IrisEdit

With SpearfishEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Larkin, Colin (2002) The Virgin Encyclopedia of 70s Music, Virgin Books, ISBN 1-85227-947-8, p. 468
  2. ^ Parnell, Joel (4 February 2015). "MICK BOX - URIAH HEEP Interview". Desert Highways. Archived from the original on 1 September 2017. Retrieved 1 September 2017.

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