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(Vocal/instrumental group, 1966–68)

Though they wowed hippy audiences at ‘happenings’ in London during the watershed year of 1967, this did not translate into chart placings for ‘My White Bicycle’ and ‘Revolution’, now regarded as psychedelic classics. Yet singer Keith West alone had a hit with ‘Excerpt From A Teenage Opera’ from an intended album and stage show. However, the ‘Sam’ follow-up barely touched the Top 40 and the project was abandoned. Steve Howe (guitar) became a founder member of Yes.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock, general editor Michael Heatley


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