Juan Croucier

Oral History Information

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Musician, Bassist

Juan Croucier toured the world as a rock and roll star as an original member of Ratt! He began performing bass in Hollywood in 1973, which lead to friendships that would later become the foundation for Ratt. He wrote several hits for the band including "Lack of Communication" and "You're in Love." He helped produce the band's hit music video for "Round and Round," which became an early hit on MTV. The video featured Juan playing an Orange Amplifier, which was a big promotion for the London based company. Juan later formed several more relationships with instrument and gear suppliers including Grover Jackson and Wayne Charvel.