Terry Ilous moved to Hollywood from Lyon, France in 1984, and formed the metal band XYZ along with friend and bassist Pat Fontaine.XYZ released their debut self-titled album (produced by Don Dokken) in 1989 on Enigma Records.

Currently Ilous is touring with ‘Legends of Classic Rock’, featuring
Greg D’Angelo (White Lion)
Kevin Jones (Ozzy)
Jason Boylesdon (Starship, Bad Company)
Chuck Wright (Quiet Riot).

And has select shows with George Lynch, and limited “Storytellers” shows with Jack Russell, formerly of Great White.

Among his many projects, Ilous and XYZ are working on new music to be released by 2023. And he is also actively supporting his latest music projects with George Lynch, and Jack Russell!

Whether he’s touring solo, playing with XYZ, recording, writing music, or playing a charity concert; one thing is for sure, Terry Ilous is an unstoppable force in the entertainment industry with a powerful voice, and genuine love for his fans, with no plans of slowing down anytime soon!