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Spring

Spring — never to end up being confused with the progressive rock and roll clothing of the same name who have came along in regards to a yr later on — was an offshoot of Brian Wilson’s extra-curricular actions through the post-Smile period, when he was composing and producing, but …

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Pam Todd

Pam Todd is most beneficial remembered on her behalf use underground disco hero Greg Carmichael, a maker noted for his spacy, funky audio and heavy usage of Moog synthesizers along with other consumer electronics (usually in tandem with Patrick Adams, however, not in cases like this). Carmichael helmed Todd’s 1st …

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Fotheringay

Fotheringay were a short-lived offshoot of Fairport Convention, featuring essential member and head Sandy Denny. The band’s just studio record, a self-titled record offering Denny’s very own compositions and many covers, found its way to 1970. (Another album was prepared but never finished, although guitarist Jerry Donahue afterwards completed the …

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Cecilia

The Spanish folk artist Cecilia was created Evangelina Sobredo Galanes in Madrid, on Oct 11, 1948. The child of diplomats, she spent a lot of her early years touring internationally. Through energetic travel she discovered English, and consequently the majority of her early tunes were written for the reason that …

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Gravy Train

Typifying the excesses which have frequently been denounced within their genre, UK progressive rock-band Gravy Train documented some albums for Vertigo Documents and Dawn Documents in the first 70s bedecked in grandiose, conceptual artwork. The group’s primary members had been Norman Barratt (vocals/electric guitar; b. 5 Feb 1949, d. 30 …

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Fruupp

Among the hardest-working progressive rings to get rid of up languishing in comparative obscurity, Fruupp was begun in 1971 by guitarist Vince McCusker. Following a short musical apprenticeship in London, McCusker came back to Belfast and quickly taken together several largely classically educated music artists; the lineup was uncommon for …

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Froggie Beaver

Influenced from the mystical pop from the Moody Blues and Emerson, Lake & Palmer’s keyboard-rich prog-rock, but with distinct allegiances to American commercial pop, specially the late-sixties Western Coastline variety, Froggie Beaver launced its job in rock and roll & roll-desolate Nebraska in the past due 1960s. The music group …

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Curt Newbury

Texas-based singer/songwriter Curt Newbury had a brief career within the nationwide spotlight, but provides earned a cult subsequent for his lone major-label album, 1970’s Half of a Month of May Days. Newbury was created in Dallas, TX, on June 8, 1942. He fell deeply in love with music young, hearing …

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Dust

On the dawn from the ’70s, hard rock and roll and early rock were almost completely dominated by British innovators. Dirt was mostly of the American rings to try picking right up the gauntlet, playing a intensifying make of proto-metal which was explicitly indebted with their United kingdom contemporaries. Shaped …

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