Photo Courtesy of Jan Gregor
Next Exit
Spokane & Seattle, Washington
1981 - 1985


Mark Fenton ~ Drums
Jan Gregor ~ Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Don Lynd ~ Bass
Greg Morlan ~ Lead Guitar
Jef Morlan ~ Bass

In Memory of

Greg Morlan
b: June 1957 -  d. 19 Aug 2013

Jan Gregor, Mark Fenton and Don Lynd were all members of the Spokane band Sweet Madness. They re-formed as Next Exit in order to leave Spokane for Seattle, with Greg Morlan joining on lead guitar and Jef Morlan joining on bass.  Next Exit released one LP entitled Metropolitan West. Their song "Static Cling" was played regionally and was featured on the Seattle Syndrome II. Next Exit opened for X, Translator and Nico. In 1985 they changed their name and became Variant Cause.

Next Exit,  May 2011

Some of the other Pacific Northwest music groups represented in members of this group include: Sweet Madness, Variant Cause, Chaser, Showdown, Hot Stuff, and many other NW bands.

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Last Update:  30 January 2014
Credits:   Jan Gregor, Next Exit, Ryan Collins
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