This is a list of bands that I have found references to Ian being involved in. Please leave any additions or corrections in the comments at the bottom of the page.
With Adrian Falk, Bob Gebbert, David Kain, Robert Taylor, Terry Wilson
Have not been able to find any information on this band
Band of Light
With Tony Buettel, Phillip Key, Norman Roue, Ray Vanderby
With Roy Johnson, Norm Roue
This was the original working name of the band that went on to become X.
With Steve Lucas, Ian Krahe, Geoff Holmes, Eddie Fisher
Went through many different incarnations.
1977-1980 – Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Ian Krahe, Steve Cafiero
1983-1984 – Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Steve Cafiero
November 1984-1990 – Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Cathy Green
1993 – Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Stefan Berg
Continued to play on an irregular basis with Cathy Green on drums
1997 twentieth anniversary shows – Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Geoff Holmes and Eddie Fisher
Later lineup included Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Geoff Holmes & Cath Synnerdahl
Also went through several different lineups.
1980-1981 – Ian Rilen (guitar), Stephanie Rilen (keyboards), Phil Hall (bass), Greg Skehill (drums)
1982 – Ian Rilen (guitar), Stephanie Rilen (keyboards), Johanna Piggot (bass), Barton Price (drums)
April 1982 – Price replaced by John Lloyd
June 1982 – Piggott replaced by Craig Rossi
November 1982 – Lloyd left – Rossi switched to drums. Stuart Dunlop on bass.
With Mick Cocks, Georgie Leach, Dallas Royal, Peter Wells
The Big Rider
With Cathy Green, Mark Halstead, Graham Lee, Mia Stone, Stratos
Hell to Pay
With Cathy Green, Spencer P Jones & Tony Biggs
With Mick Cocks and Paul Demarco
Ian Rilen & the Love Addicts
Sources: Wikipedia; Australian Rock Database; Webcite; Aztec Music; Ian McFarlane, The Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop, 1999, Allen & Unwin, Sydney; Chris Spencer, Zbig Nowara & Paul McHenry, Who’s Who of Australian Rock: Complete Discography of Every Group (5th ed.), 2002, Five Mile Press; Noel McGrath, Noel McGrath’s Australian Encyclopaedia of Rock & Pop, 1984, Rigby;