A pioneering band of the Christian rock and CCM genres. Formed in 1972, the band took its name from the Greek word for "rock". Though formally disbanding in 2006, incarnations of Petra have played reunion shows in the years since.
The five members who spearheaded the band's rise to prominence in the 1980's reuniting to tour as Classic Petra.
Greg Hough - Vocals, Guitar
Bob Hartman - Vocals, Guitar
John DeGroff - Bass
Bill Glover - Drums
Last line-up (at retirement in 2005):
John Schlitt - Vocals
Bob Hartman - Guitar
Greg Bailey - Bass
Paul Simmons - Drums
Ronny Cates, John DeGroff, Bill Glover, Bob Hartman, Greg Hough, Mark Kelly, John Lawry, George Marinelli, John Schlitt, John Slick, Greg X. Volz, Louie Weaver, David J. Lichens, Kevin Brandow, Pete Orta, Lonnie Chapin, Jim Cooper