Hobbit (band)

From Tolkien Gateway
The name Hobbit refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see The Hobbit (disambiguation).
The cover of Rockin' the Shire by Hobbit.

Hobbit originating from Tyler, Texas is one of the oldest Tolkien themed bands who sprouted back to the 70's. They paved the way for the Fantasy Rock genre and have become forged in the definition of Middle-earth Music.

Over the years, members of the band have been Paul "Turk" Henry (Bass/Vocals), Gene Fields (co-founder, guitarist, singer and songwriter), Keith Young (Drums), Richard Hill (Keyboard/L. Guitar), Andy Stevens, Tony Marsh and Tim Elliston.

Gene Fields passed away in 2019.

Hobbit has also been featured in Amon Hen 194 as well as Ringers: Lord of the Fans.

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