It is unknown what Nick Pantas did before 1957. In 1957 he joined a band called The Vegas Kings which soon changed its name to Ronnie And The Red Caps. The band changed their name in 1961 to Ronnie Dio And The Prophets.
This band lasted for several years, but when they splited up in Autumn of 1967, Nick Pantas still continued with Ronnie James Dio to a new band called The Electric Elves . The band remained the same until mid 1970, although they changed their name to The Elves in mid 1969.
In mid 1970 the whole band was involved in a car accident, which caused Nick Pantas death.
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