T. Rex (band)

English rock band

T. Rex were a British rock band. They were formed in London in 1967 as Tyrannosaurus Rex and changed their name to T. Rex in 1970. They released many singles and albums. They disbanded when their frontman Marc Bolan (1947–1977) was killed in a car accident.

T. Rex
Also known as
  • Tyrannosaurus Rex
  • Marc Bolan & T. Rex
OriginLondon, England
Years active1967–1977
Past member(s)Marc Bolan
Steve Peregrin Took
Mickey Finn
Steve Currie
Bill Legend
Paul Fenton
Gloria Jones
Jack Green
Dino Dines
Davy Lutton
Miller Anderson
Herbie Flowers
Tony Newman

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As Tyrannosaurus Rex

As T. Rex

  • T. Rex (1970)
  • Electric Warrior (1971)
  • The Slider (1972)
  • Tanx (1973)
  • Zinc Alloy and the Hidden Riders of Tomorrow (1974)
  • Bolan's Zip Gun (1975)
  • Futuristic Dragon (1976)
  • Dandy in the Underworld (1977)

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