Tesla (band)

American hard rock band

Tesla is an American rock band from Sacramento, California.

History change

Formation and Mechanical Resonance (1981-1983) change

The Great Radio Controversy and Psychotic Supper (1989-1993) change

Bust a Nut and hiatus (1994-1996) change

Reunion, Into the Now and Real to Reel (2000-2007) change

Forever More and Twisted Wires (2008-2012) change

Simplicity and Shock (2013-present) change

Charity work change

In February 2008, Tesla helped fund headlinded a benefit concert victim of the Station nightclub fire.

Musical style and influences change

Tesla's music is generally categorized as glam metal, hard rock and heavy metal.

The band stated artists like Aerosmith, Ace Frehley, AC/DC, Boston, Mott the Hoople, Scorpions, Van Halen, Led Zeppelin, Def Leppard, Black Sabbath, King Crimson, Rainbow and The Rolling Stones as influences.

Band members change

  • Jeff Keith - lead vocals (1981-present)
  • Frank Hannon - rhythm guitar, backing vocals (1981-present)
  • Dave Rude - lead guitar, backing vocals (2006-present)
  • Brian Wheat - bass, backing vocals (1981-present)
  • Troy Luccketta - drums, percussion (1981-present)

Timeline change

Discography change

See also change

References change

Other websites change