An Interview With Stryper: Michael Sweet Gets Honest On Stryper And 30 Years Of Rock Life

Photo taken in Boston on 04/13/15.

Thirty years ago, back when MTV played music videos and bands stockpiled Aqua Net, Stryper dominated the hair metal scene. Donning their signature black and yellow leather, the faith-driven rockers won over fans of all denominations with their undeniable ability to unify a crowd. …

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Interview with Stryper: Michael Sweet Unleashes The Yellow And Black Attack … Again!

When I think about the band Stryper, I think about high school for some reason. I’m not sure why since I typically listened to bands like Mötley Crüe, Metallica and Skid Row, but for some reason I still always liked Stryper. It could be that one of my best friends …

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Stryper @ Stage 48

MANHATTAN, NY—Vocalist/guitarist Michael Sweet and drummer Robert Sweet became born-again Christians in 1975. Inspired by the burgeoning nearby Los Angeles hard rock bands such as Van Halen, but distressed by their message, the Orange County-based Sweet brothers formed a band that would extol their worldview and religious beliefs. With a …

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Stryper: A Growing Legacy

Oz Fox and Michael Sweet are two of the members of the highly regarded Christian rock band Stryper. Formed in 1983, they are happy to hit the road again, as they recently embarked on a three-month tour in June. Stryper are set to perform on July 13 at B.B.

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