"Reef" are an English rock band from Butleigh near Glastonbury. The band members include Gary Stringer on vocals, Kenwyn House on guitar, Jack Bessant on bass and Dominic Greensmith on drums.
*Gary Stringer - Vocals
*Kenwyn House - Guitar
*Jack Bessant - Bass Guitar
*Dominic Greensmith - Drums
Jack Bessant and Gary Stringer formed the band in Street, near Glastonbury and although Kenwyn knew about them, he wasn’t that interested in joining. The duo moved to Cornwall and got a drummer and guitarist. It wasn’t working though, so they moved in down the road from Kenwyn in London.
In 1993 while Gary and Jack were looking for band members, Kenwyn had met up with Dominic Greensmith in London and discussed forming a band. So, the foursome got together, got a house in West London and started to jam.
After recording a couple of tracks, the band spent much of 1994 touring and building up a fan base. They signed to S2, an off-shoot of Sony and supplied them with "Naked" which was used in a TV advert for the Sony Minidisc in which a record company executive hears the track on Minidisc, throws it out of the window disapprovingly, but a young man outs...
|years active||1993 to 2003|
|country||England, United Kingdom|
|music genre||psychedelic rock|
|current members|| Gary Stringer|