Babylon A.D.

Babylon A.D.

Formed in Oakland California as the Persuaders, Derek Davis (vocals), Ron Freschi (guitar) Jamey Pacheco (drums) Danny De La Rosa (guitar) and Robb Reid (bass) were in childhood and rival bands until they eventually evolved into Babylon A.D (www.babylonad.com). Later as a band, they caught the attention of Arista Records president and industry music mogul Clive Davis who signed them at a showcase in Los Angeles thanks to their impressive three-song demo, home made video and consistent sold out performances in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Vintage Magazines with Babylon A.D.

Screamer Magazine August 1990

Screamer Magazine August 1990
Issue: August 1990. Featuring: Slaughter. Also Included Skid Row, Whitesnake, Every Mother's Nightmare, Extreme, Danger Danger, Cold Sweat, Forbidden, Kings of the Sun, Scatterbrain and Much More.

Screamer Magazine April 1990

Screamer Magazine April 1990
Issue: April 1990. Featuring: Alice Cooper. Also Included Aerosmith, Anthrax, Babylon A.D., Cats in Boots, Hericane Alice, Johny Crash, Love Hate, Sweet F.A. and Much More.

Articles with Babylon A.D.

Kids Go Wild: Babylon A.D. Headline Whisky A Go Go

(WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA) – Seminal rock group Babylon A.D. make their triumphant return to L.A., where they’ll headline a concert at the famed Whisky A Go Go, Saturday, January 30. Doors open 7:00 pm. Tickets $20. available at http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=6182575&pl=wagg. Babylon A.D.: Some History Formed in 1986, Babylon A.D. hail from San Francisco, California. Original (and… Read more »


Former Babylon A.D. Frontman, Derek Davis is Re-Volting

Babylon A.D. was one of the more underrated hard rock bands of the late 80s-early 90’s.  Their first album was solid and hard-hitting, containing the hits Bang Go The Bells, Hammer Swings Down and Kid Goes Wild.  They had the talent and potential to be as huge as contemporaries such as Poison and Warrant.  Alas, given… Read more »


Screamer Magazine August 1990

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Screamer Magazine April 1990

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