Alcatrazz were a multi-national metal band formed in Los Angeles by English vocalist Graham Bonnet (Marbles, Rainbow) and Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen. With this lineup, the band released the 1983 album No Parole From Rock ‘n’ Roll on RCA and a 1984 live album on Rocshire. Malmsteen’s place was taken by Steve Vai for the 1985/86 Capitol releases Disturbing the Peace and Dangerous Games.

Members: Graham Bonnet (vocals), Yngwie Malmsteen (guitar, 1983-84), Jimmy Waldo (keyboards, 1983-87), Gary Shea (bass, 1983-87), Jan Uvena (drums, 1983-87), Steve Vai (guitar, 1984-86), Danny Johnson (guitar, 1986-87),


  • No Parole From Rock ‘n’ Roll (1983)
  • Live Sentence: No Parole From Rock ‘n’ Roll (1984)
  • Disturbing the Peace (1985)
  • Dangerous Games (1986)

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