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Larry Murante

Competent singer, songwriter, and guitarist Larry Murante grew up in Nazareth, PA. In the first ’80s, he shifted to Seattle where he researched voice on the College or university of Washington. One of is own many instructors was operatic vocalist Frank Guarerra. The record, Kiss Me ONCE MORE, was Murante’s …

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David Hemmings

David Hemmings is mainly referred to as a display screen actor, his most well-known function in his youngsters being the photographer in Michaelangelo Antonioni’s traditional 1966 Swinging London-set INFLATE, though he ongoing to surface in films for many years, landing jobs in Last Purchases and Gangs of NY shortly before …

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Virginia Dare

Virginia Dare were formed by vocalist/autoharpist Mary O’Neil and guitarist Brad Johnson, who was simply within the Wannabe Texans, a SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA group which was reputable on the neighborhood alternative circuit. In the beginning bassist Paula Fraser was area of the trio, but she remaining to spend her …

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Jan & Dean

It’s almost too an easy task to underestimate the significance of Jan & Dean in the annals of rock and roll & roll and its own evolution into rock and roll. The mere reference to their name today evokes pictures of suntanned California teenagers dancing and browsing on the seashores …

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Euphoria

By 1965, the music duo known collectively as Euphoria — bassist William D. “Expenses” Lincoln and Hamilton Wesley Watt — got already been in a number of bands within the L.A. region, including the Battle Babies (their music “Jeanie’s Pub” shows up on several compilations, including Teenage Shutdown: You Better …

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Rising Sons

No-one knew quite what things to label of this L.A. music group within the middle-’60s, who unbelievably included Ry Cooder, Taj Mahal, Kevin Kelley (afterwards within the Byrds), and also Ed Cassidy (briefly) within the same lineup. They just managed a unitary on Columbia before splitting up in 1966, however …

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Denny Doherty

Denny Doherty’s profession like a pop celebrity didn’t last especially lengthy — he 1st hit the graphs in early 1966 and his celebrity was fading fast by mid-1969 — but as an associate from the Mamas & the Papas, he helped help to make a number of the finest pop …

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George Bean

George Bean was among the relatively unusual folk-cum-folk/rock performers of mid-’60s Britain who actually surely got to record for a significant label. He 1st signed to British Decca in 1963 and released four singles through them on the next 2 yrs, of which the most known was his outstanding folk-pop …

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Cass Elliot

Best-known among the singers from the famous ’60s psychedelic pop outfit the Mamas & the Papas, Cass Elliot (or Mama Cass), was created Ellen Naomi Cohen about Sept 19, 1941, in Baltimore, MD, but was raised in Washington, D.C. It had been during her older year in senior high school …

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Maitreya Kali

The mystery surrounding both albums released in the first ’70s by Maitreya Kali — also known, confusingly, as Satya Sai Maitreya Kali — has taken a while to become unraveled. Before engaging in the details, the main thing to acknowledge is usually they are one of the even more interesting …

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