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Solstice

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Shaped in 1980 by Andy Cup, Solstice is really a progressive rock-band with heavy folk and modern details. Playing many outdoor celebrations, they were an ideal musical match for the underground “crusty” motion in Britian within the 1980s, that was like the hippie back-to-the-land motion within the U.S. in the first 1970s. A sporadic documenting career and several personnel adjustments, though, possess plagued the music group over time. Guitarist/songwriter Cup and violinist Marc Elton have already been the only real constants within the group. Fortunately, Glass comes with an attention for skill and on each recording has assembled competent players with high degrees of musicianship, constantly with gifted feminine vocalists (a minimum of six possess occupied this slot machine). Following a guaranteeing beginning resulting in appearances on tv and radio, their 1st recording, Silent Dance, was documented. Though it received a confident response, the music group was generally unsatisfied with it, so when business lead vocalist Sandy Leigh and drummer Tag Hawkins left another yr the group floundered and disbanded until 1992. The re-release of Silent Dance prodded Cup and Elton to construct a new music group and record the positive New Life record, that was released in 1993. Circles implemented in 1996 along with a collection, Pathways, 2 yrs afterwards.

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Full Name Solstice
Albums Pray, Solstice, Pray for the Sentencing

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