(Hollywood, California 75 – 78)
also known as Gerhard Helmut & Ripper


Official Pre-79 Releases:

Gerhard Helmut

Unter Der Faust 7″ () released 77/78
Tracks: Unter Der Faust, Trapped Like A Rat


Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Gerhard Helmut & Ripper

Rock Corporation, Hollywood 75
Tracks: Why don’t we do it in the road, Creeps at my door, City with no heart, Tell me what you see, Rainbow, Johnny wild, Black out, Trapped like a rat, Final solution, Rebel rock, Unter der faust

Demo recorded c77 Ratz studios
Tracks: Creeps at my Door, Trapped like a Rat, Unter der Faust


Further Information;

Line ups;

Gerhard Helmut (voc)
Jerome Youngman (gtr/keyb)
Quito Ecuador (drms)
Bobby Paine (bass/gtr)

Jerome Youngman, Quito Ecuador later in Hooks
Gerhard Helmut is ex-Shady Lady, Jerome Youngman is ex-Punk