THE RINGS 1978-1982
The most successful of the 3 bands that Gifford and Sutton wrote for.
Two guitars, bass, and drums.
Born in the basement of “Belle Rive”.
Signed to MCA in 1980, the Rings made 2 albums for that label.
The Rings’ MCA Records video
for the song “Let Me Go”. Play Video
Michael Baker Guitar, Vocals, Songwriter
Bob Gifford Bass, Vocals, Songwriter
Mark Sutton Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Songwriter
Matt Thurber Drums, Vocals, Songwriter
Bob “Woody” Woodbury
(Honorable mention: Original drummer)
The history of the Rings as very accurately
pieced together by journalist Alan Lewis in 2001.