Wild Willy Bendiksen has been a major force in norwegian hard rock for more than three decades. A hard working, hard hitting, old school rock drummer. A true legend in the genre. After ending his cooperation with Bernie Marsden and Mickey Moody (Whitesnake) in the band The Snakes, he teamed up with Jorn Lande, Tore St Moren and Sid Ringsby to form the band JORN in 1999.
Wild Willy`s Gang is a norwegian melodic hard rock/metal band. The band has had many different constellations over the years:
Former members include (among others) Ronnie Le Tekro (TNT), Brian Robertson (Thin Lizzy, Motorhead), Morty Black (TNT), Jorn Lande (Jorn), John Norum (Europe), Sid Ringsby (Ken Hensley`s Live Fire), Eirikur Hauksson (Ken Hensley`s Live Fire), Jgor Gianola (U.D.O.) Jorn Viggo Lofstad (Pagans Mind), Jan Thore Grefstad (Saint Deamon), Tor Erik Myhre (Jorn) and Steinar Krokmo (Pagans Mind).
HAR SPILT MED DE STØRSTE (Norwegian article about Willy)
The band is now working on a tour that will start in the end of October 2015.
Wild Willy Bendiksen - Drums
Tor Erik Myhre - Guitar & Vocal
Lars Tinderholt - Bassguitar
+ special guests