An organization that might have been too smart by half to achieve England, Great Tide under no circumstances received greater than a minimal quantity of acceptance within their very own nation, but found a cult viewers for the Western european continent. Shaped in 1969, they performed progressive rock and roll with some folk and pop affects. Tony Hill was the vocalist and guitarist, Simon Home performed violin and keyboards, Peter Pavli managed the bass, and Roger Hadden performed the drums. These were agreed upon to Liberty Information’ U.K. department in 1969 and released two albums over another year — Ocean Shanties and a self-titled second record — both which highlighted dazzling guitar function by Hill and periodic stunning interplay between his device and House’s violin. The group hardly ever really discovered an audience nevertheless, breaking up in 1970. Simon Home later joined up with Hawkwind, used David Bowie, and became a member of members of the 3rd Ear Band to execute for the soundtrack of Roman Polanski’s film Macbeth. Pavli afterwards joined in documenting with House and many various other Hawkwind expatriates. Hill and Home have also documented together in newer years. The group also supported Denver Gerrard on his 1970 single album.