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Unformatted text preview: The Moody Blues-In 1967, they released an album: “Days of Future Passed” o Successful melding of a rock band and an orchestra o Song: “Nights in White Satin”-In 1968, follow-up album: “In Search of the Lost Chord” o Decided they would play the orchestra instruments themselves Ended up playing 34 instruments they didn’t know how to play • Bass player ended up playing the cello Song: “Legend of a Mind” • First line of the song: “Timothy Leary’s dead…” o Timothy Leary: famous LSD guy King Crimson MUSC 423 Lecture 11/24/2008-Band members o Robert Fripp – guitar (lead) o Greg Lake – bass & vocals-1969 Album: “In the Court of the Crimson King” o Peter Townsend of The Who called it “an uncanny masterpiece” o Song: “21 st Century Schizoid Man” “Precision playing”...
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