The "Rogue Traders" are an electro-rock group from Australia.
The live band consists of James Ash (Keyboards), Timothy Henwood (Guitars), Cameron McGlinchey (Drums) and Natalie Bassingthwaighte (Lead Vocals). The group's original members (James Ash, Steve Davis) met in London in 1989. Before forming Rogue Traders, Ash and Davis worked together on many projects, most notably as dance act Union State. Davis still contributes to the band and is still an active part of the songwriting process. The band's name came from the movie ''Rogue Trader''.
In 2003 Rogue Traders (James Ash, Steve Davis) released their debut album ''We Know What You're Up To''. Their debut single "Need You To Show Me" did not enter the Top 100 but reached #16 on the ARIA Top 40 Club Chart.
The second single released from the album, "Give In To Me", was a minor Australian ARIAnet top 100 chart single peaking at #67. Their third single was a lot more successful. They remixed/covered INXS's "Need You Tonight", renaming it "One Of My Kind". The track peaked at #10 in Australia -- giving them the recognition they needed. A fourth single, "Stay?", gave them another minor top 100 chart single peaking at #...
|Background||group or band|
|Years active||2002 - present|
|website||Rogue Traders Official Site|
|Current members|| James Ash|