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Q5 was formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1983 by guitar innovator Floyd Rose and vocalist Jonathan Scott Palmerton aka Jonathan K, they were soon joined by Rick Pierce on guitar, Evan Sheeley on bass and drummer Gary Thompson, all of whom had deserted fellow Seattle band “TKO” to complete the line up. Q5 released two albums: Steel The Light (1984) and When The Mirror Cracks (1986) before disbanding in 1987.

Floyd Rose is also the inventor of the "Floyd Rose… read more

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  • Avatar for Thee_Manimal
    Hell YEAH 8-)
  • Avatar for MadThespian
    I can't believe that I used to like this band. But it was the 80's and I was young.
  • Avatar for Salamiking
    Wow! Sounds great! Only after a few listens, I'll say they're underrated!
  • Avatar for Siffie91
    Try to Join if you think you listen to Killer Metal!
  • Avatar for rolleheim
    Q5 is five star deluxe power metal IMO.
  • Avatar for Sire-Nahvas
    Q5 just changed their name to Nightshade in 1987 and they are still active under that name!
  • Avatar for MusicQuizKing75
    great tunes and classy vocals.
  • Avatar for Czajkus
    HOLY FUCK!!!!!!!!!! Awesome band!
  • Avatar for Sire-Nahvas
    great album
  • Avatar for kopriniotis
    Man so underrated band!!!!It's a pitty!!!

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