Luther GrosvenorBirth date: Dec 23, 1946Birth country: United KingdomBirth place: Evesham, Worcestershire, EnglandInstruments: Backing vocals, Guitar, Slide guitar, Vocals, Lead guitarBandsMott the Hoople (1973-1974)Stealers Wheel (1972 - 1973)Deep Feeling (1966 - 1967)WidowmakerBiography
Luther James Grosvenor is an English rock musician, who played guitar in Spooky Tooth, briefly in Stealers Wheel and, under the pseudonym "Ariel Bender", in Mott the Hoople and Widowmaker.
After leaving Mott the Hoople, Grosvenor published a few solo albums, and formed Widowmaker, releasing "Widowmaker" and "Too Late to Cry"
In the 1990s, Grosvenor returned in a Spooky Tooth reunion. In 2005, he revived his pseudonym, forming the Ariel Bender Band. In 2007 and 2008 he performed under the name Ariel Bender's Mott The Hoople performing both Spooky Tooth and Mott The Hoople songs, as well as cover songs.