NEXT GIG...Saturday 19th October, The Brickmakers, Sprowston, Norwich, NR3 4DY...

performing regularly in pubs, clubs & festivals around the regions.

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About Us


Loaded Dice Rock Band was formed from a group of experienced musicians from other known bands. The band's belief, is that if the audience enjoy themselves, then you have a happy venue and a band who feeds off this energy.

 It's this belief & energy that separates us from other Rock, New Wave & Punk cover bands.




Mark is an experienced guitarist and accomplished performer. Over many years, he has been in several bands, most notably, a founding member of The Saints and The Legionnaires. In his teens, he played in a rock band Storm Trooper who backed Iron Maiden. Along with other band members, he has performed many fund raising gigs and recently had an "Extra" appearance in Dennis Stratton's (ex Iron Maiden) cover of  David Bowie's "Heroes" promotional video, to raise money for a PTSD charity. Mark is a founding member of Loaded Dice Rock Band.



Dave has been playing drums since he was 13 years old. He has performed in several bands, such as Paralysis, The Squabling Gobblins and was a founding member of The Legionnaires. Dave has raised money for local & national charities by performing at many  fundraising gigs. He plays with energy and passion. Dave is a founding member of Loaded Dice Rock Band.


RICHARD HOLMES - Guitar & Backing Vocals


Richard is a professional  guitar teacher, originally from Hertfordshire and has been playing all types of guitar styles since the age of 13. Richard has played in many bands over the years and has been on the local music scene for a long time. Richard has played genres, including  Funk, Blues, Punk, Pop, Heavy Metal and Irish Folk. Richard plays lead guitar as a  seasoned professional and is rarely separated from his vintage Fender Strat !!

Richard is a founding member of Loaded Dice Rock Band.

DAVID RYDER - Bass & Lead Vocals


David has played in many Semi-Pro bands over the years, bands such as : The Harley Street Band, Ska Souls, The Imposters. David provides Lead & Backing Vocals and can play the Harmonica. He is known across the region as a seasoned performer. David has the ability to play different genres of music, from Ska, New Wave to good old Rock "N" Roll. He is in his element performing classic Rock and Punk/New Wave such as The Damned, The Buzzcocks, The Clash & The Undertones.  David is a founding member of Loaded Dice Rock Band.