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    Germs

    Germs Biography

    American punk rock band from Los Angeles, California, originally active from 1977 to 1980 and reformed since 2005.



    Current line-up:

    Pat Smear (Georg Ruthenberg) – guitar (1977–1980, 2005–present)

    Lorna Doom (Teresa Ryan) – bass (1977–1980, 2005–present)

    Don Bolles (Jimmy Michael Giorsetti) – drums (1978–1980, 2005–present)

    Shane West – vocals (2005–2009)



    Former members:

    Darby Crash (Jan Paul Beahm) – vocals (1977–1980; died 1980)

    Michelle Baer – drums (1977)

    Dinky (Diana Grant) – bass (1977)

    Dottie Danger (Belinda Carlisle) – drums (1977)

    Donna Rhia – drums (1977)

    David Winogrond – drums (1977)

    Cliff Hanger – drums (1977-1978)

    Don Bonebrake – drums (1978)

    Nicky Beat (Nickey Alexander) – drums (1978)

    Rob Henley – drums (1980)



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