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Hair
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
The story of Focus starts in the late sixties with the Dutch version of the musical Hair. Thijs van Leer, Jan Akkerman, Martijn Dresden and Hans Cleuver were engaged as the pivotal part of a nine piece orchestra to perform the musical accompaniment for the shows. Van Leer, Dresden, Cleuver and Akkerman are to be heard together for the first time on the Dutch Hair album.

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Focus:
Hair
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
There exists 2 versions of the Hair LP. This one was distributed as a club edition for 'Boek en plaat'.

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Focus plays Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Original Dutch release of Focus' debut album, later renamed to "In and out of Focus".

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Focus plays Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1971)
Rare Belgian issue of Focus' debut album.

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In and out of Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
1970 German pressing of the Focus debut album.

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In and out of Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
As Focus achieved success the "In and Out of Focus" album was re-issued in 1973. This is the US pressing, without "House of the king" and "Sugar Island".

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In and out of Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
As Focus achieved success the "In and Out of Focus" album was re-issued in 1973. On the USA pressing both "House of the king" and "Sugar Island" were missing. This is the English version (US liner notes) with all the songs from the original release.

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In and out of Focus
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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In and out of Focus
(CD album, 1988)
1988 US pressing of 'In and out of Focus' - released on Miles Copeland's IRS label. Still in factory sealed longbox!

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In and out of Focus
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Asian counterfeit LP of bad quality.

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In and out of Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
One more cover variant of the Focus debut album. This is a 1973 Australian pressing. The dot pattern shows the word FOCUS when seen from a certain distance and angle. Gatefold cover.

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In and out of Focus
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese re-issue on "Miniature LP" with replica of original gatefold cover.

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In and out of Focus
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Pop Giants (In and out of Focus)
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Brasilian pressing of "In and out of Focus" titled "Pop Giants". All song titles in both English and Spanish.

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In and out of Focus
(Cassette, 1971)
1971 UK cassette

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In and out of Focus
(8 track tape, 1969)
USA 8 track, factory sealed

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In and out of Focus
(8 track tape, 1971)
UK 8 track, factory sealed in slipcase

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Moving waves
(Vinyl LP, 1971)
The second Focus album, often considered as their best. 1971 German pressing.

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Moving waves
(Vinyl LP, 1971)
The second Focus album, often considered as their best. 1971 US pressing. Signed by Thijs van Leer on the front

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Moving waves
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Mexican release with rare gatefold cover and slightly different selection of songs.

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Moving waves (Olas Danzantes)
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
1976 pressing from Argentina. Spanish text on the cover and Spanish titles on most of the songs.

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Moving waves
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Moving waves
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Focus II
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
The Moving waves album was also released as "Focus II". This is a 1976 Dutch re-issue.

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Moving waves
(Cassette, 1972)
1972 Moving Waves cassette

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
The double LP set Focus 3 contained the Van Leer-penned "Sylvia" which become a major hit in many markets outside the U.S. and topped the charts for several weeks in Great Britain. This is a 1972 Dutch pressing.

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Focus:
Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
The double LP set Focus 3 contained the Van Leer-penned "Sylvia" which become a major hit in many markets outside the U.S. and topped the charts for several weeks in Great Britain. This is a 1972 German pressing.

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
The double LP set Focus 3 contained the Van Leer-penned "Sylvia" which become a major hit in many markets outside the U.S. and topped the charts for several weeks in Great Britain. This is a 1972 UK pressing. Signed by Jan Akkerman on the front.

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
The double LP set Focus 3 contained the Van Leer-penned "Sylvia" which become a major hit in many markets outside the U.S. and topped the charts for several weeks in Great Britain. This is a 1972 French pressing with a different cover variation than the other European releases.

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Focus 3
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Focus 3
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 2009)
2009 Dutch reissue. 180 gram audiophile vinyl pressing. Two bonus tracks.

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 2009)
High quality 180 gram audiophile vinyl pressing from 2011. Two bonus tracks.

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Focus 3
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
The double LP set Focus 3 contained the Van Leer-penned "Sylvia" which become a major hit in many markets outside the U.S. and topped the charts for several weeks in Great Britain. This is a 1972 US pressing with a different cover than the European release.

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Focus:
At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
This albums is often considered as one of the best live albums from the 70s. The album, which was recorded at the height of the band's career, still showcases the energy and virtuosity Focus routinely displayed in their live concerts. This particular copy, a German pressing from 1973, was the very first Focus record I bought! The tri fold cover is a real piece of art!

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Focus:
At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
This albums is often considered as one of the best live albums from the 70s. The album, which was recorded at the height of the band's career, still showcases the energy and virtuosity Focus routinely displayed in their live concerts. This is an 1973 American pressing in the original European cover (printed in England).

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At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Original 1973 Japanese pressing. With OBI, original tri fold cover and 4 pages inlay with information and details in Japanese.

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At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
1976 Dutch vinyl re-issue with plain cover.

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At the rainbow
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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At the Rainbow
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Japanese re-issue. Inlay with information in Japanese.

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At the Rainbow
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese re-issue on "Miniature LP" with replica of original trifold cover.

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At the Rainbow
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 2011)
High quality 180 gram audiophile vinyl pressing from 2011.

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At the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Argentine pressing (unknown year). Spanish song titles and liner notes. Promotion copy.

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Focus live at the Rainbow
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
1973 US release with US cover.

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At the Rainbow
(Cassette, 1973)
UK Cassette

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Live at the Rainbow
(8 track tape, 1973)
USA 8 track, slipcase, factory sealed

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At the Rainbow
(8 track tape, 1973)
UK 8 track

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Van der Linden was replaced by ex-Stone the Crows drummer Colin Allen before the Focus recorded the Hamburger Concerto album. This is an 1974 German pressing. Lots of old paper clips on the inner sleeve.

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Van der Linden was replaced by ex-Stone the Crows drummer Colin Allen before the Focus recorded the Hamburger Concerto album. This is an 1974 US pressing without the gatefold cover.

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
1974 Italian pressing without the gatefold cover and with the album title in red neon letters instead of the original grey. Also "Early Birth" instead the original "Birth".

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
1974 Argentine pressing. Song titles in Spanish.

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 Dutch re-issue on EMI label

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Hamburger Concerto
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Hamburger Concerto
(CD album, 1991)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Hamburger Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 2011)
High quality 180 gram audiophile vinyl pressing from 2011

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Hamburger Concerto
(Cassette, 1974)
1974 UK cassette

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Hamburger Concerto
(8 track tape, 1974)
Canada 8 track, slipcase, factory sealed

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Mother Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
The album Mother Focus, featuring new drummer David Kemper, was released to mostly negative reviews. Critics and longtime fans were puzzled by the sudden turn to a light jazz-fusion style in several tracks. 1975 US pressing.

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Mother Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
The album Mother Focus, featuring new drummer David Kemper, was released to mostly negative reviews. Critics and longtime fans were puzzled by the sudden turn to a light jazz-fusion style in several tracks. 1975 German pressing.

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Focus:
Mother Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 Dutch re-issue on EMI label

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Mother Focus
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Mother Focus
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Mother Focus
(Vinyl LP, 2011)
High quality 180 gram audiophile vinyl pressing from 2011.

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Mother Focus
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Korean counterfeit LP of bad quality. Cover is printed in light green.

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Ship of memories
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Ship of Memories is an album of largely unfinished Focus tracks from the aborted 1973-1974 rehearsal sessions to produce a follow-up album to Focus 3.

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Barca de los Recuerdos ( Ship of memories)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
A 1978 pressing from Uruguay. The cover has very poor paper quality. All song titles and liner notes in Spanish.

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Barca de los Recuerdos ( Ship of memories)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 pressing from Argentina. All song titles and liner notes in Spanish.

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Ship of memories
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Ship of memories
(CD album, 2001)
2001 Japanese K4HD mastering reissue. "Miniature LP" with replica of original cover.

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Focus con Proby
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
American singer P. J. Proby and guitarist Eef Albers joined Philip Catherine and the rest of Focus to record Focus con Proby. The album received dismal reviews and a lack of interest from all but hardcore fans, and after a short tour the band decided to call it a day.

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Focus con Proby
(CD album, 1988)
1988 Dutch re-issue.

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Focus
(CD album, 1985)
Actually a duo album from Jan Akkerman and Thijs van Leer, but often regarded as one of the official Focus records.

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Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1985)
Van Leer and Akkerman reunited for a joint project which resulted in the commercially unsuccessful album "Focus".

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Focus 8
(CD album, 2002)
First album from Thijs van Leer's reformed Focus.

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Focus 8
(CD album, 2002)
Special limited edition of the Focus 8 CD. Only 500 copies made. Signed by the members of the band.

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Live in America
(CD album, 2003)
Thijs van Leer's reformed Focus live in America. Soundtrack from the live DVD.

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Live at the BBC
(CD album, 2004)
Recorded in London on 21st March 1976 by the BBC, this concert includes new material as well as old stage favourites, House Of The King and Hocus Pocus.

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Live in Southamerica
(CD album, 2004)
Incredible live album recorded during the 2002 South American tour and sold during the tour in 2004. This is a rare and exclusive release for Mexico.

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Focus 9 / New Skin
(CD album, 2006)
First Focus album with Niels van der Steenhoven on guitar. Pierre van der Linden back on drums! Songlist include an instrumental version of Black Beauty from "In and out of Focus". Signed by all members of the band.

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Live in Europe
(CD album, 2009)
Semi-official, limited edition.

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Focus X
(CD album, 2012)
Third album from Thijs van Leer's reformed band. Menno Gootjes has replaced Niels van der Steenhoven on guitar. Digipack signed by all members of the band.

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Focus X
(Vinyl LP, 2012)
Third album from Thijs van Leer's reformed band. Menno Gootjes has replaced Niels van der Steenhoven on guitar. Double, high quality 180 vinyl LP, signed by all members of the band.

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Focus X
(CD album, 2012)
Japanese edition of Focus X. Contains two bonus tracks.

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Focus
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Belgian compilation, based on "In and out of Focus". "Hocus Pocus" and "House of the king" is in - "Anonymus" is out.

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Dutch masters
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
US compilation

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Rock sensation
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 compilation from Argentina. Song titles in Spanish.

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Focus on Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Dutch compilation

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Grandes Exitos
(Vinyl LP, 1983)
Compilation from Argentina. Song titles in Spanish.

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Het beste van Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1983)
Dutch compilation.

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Greatest hits of Focus
(Vinyl LP, 1984)
British compilation.

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Greatest hits of Focus
(Cassette, 1984)
British compilation

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The best of Focus
(CD album, 1986)
Dutch compilation.

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Focus
(CD album, 1989)
Dutch best of collection in the Pop Classics series.

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Hocus Pocus - The best of Focus
(CD album, 1993)
Dutch collection covering the period "In and out..." - "Mother Focus".

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Masters from the vaults
(CD album, 2003)
Soundtrack from the DVD "Masters from the Vaults". Several different versions of the classic Focus songs.

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Focus con Proby / Oil in the family
(CD album, 2004)
Australian re-relase of "Focus con Proby" (1978) and Jan Akkerman's "Oil in the family" (1981) on one CD.

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Focus 3 / Focus 8 / Profile (Jan Akkerman)
(CD album, 2004)
Australian re-relase of "Focus 3" (1972), "Focus 8" (2002) and Jan Akkerman's "Profile" (1972) on a double CD.

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Gold
(CD album, 2004)
Double CD box with live versions of most of the classic Focus tracks. With 16 pages photo booklet.

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Live legends - The greatest hits of Focus
(CD album, 2004)
Double CD with live versions of most of the classic Focus tracks.

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Moving waves / Jan Akkerman
(CD album, 2004)
Australian re-relase of "Moving waves" (1971) and Jan Akkerman's self titled album from 1977 on one CD.

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Focus
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
British compilation

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Focus
(Cassette, n/a)
British compilation

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House of the king
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Dutch compilation

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Moving waves
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
This double LP set is named Moving waves, but is actually a Dutch "Best of" Collection. Tracks are from the first three albums.

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The story of Focus
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
German 2 LP compilation.

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BBC TV 1974 (bootleg)
(CD album, n/a)
Recorded from the 1974 BBC TV "Old Grey Whistle Test" special.

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Sylvia (bootleg)
(CD album, n/a)
Focus recorded live in Japan, June 1975.

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Cambridge Junction (bootleg)
(CD album, 2004)
Double CD recorded live at Junction, Cambridge, UK 9.28.2004. Hans van Oosterhout on drums!

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8 1/2 - Old Skin (un-official EP)
(CD album, 2006)
This un-official EP comprises of 5 tracks recorded during the initial sessions for the 'Focus 9 - New Skin' album in 2006 prior to the departure of Jan Dumée.

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At the Koseinenkin (bootleg)
(CD album, n/a)
Unofficial double CD with live recordings from Koseinenkin Hall in Tokyo, Japan, 6/30/74.

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Why dream / Happy nightmare
(Vinyl single, 1970)
First and by far the most hard to find 7" of Focus. This Dutch single is from the first "Focus plays Focus" album.

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House of the king / Focus
(Vinyl single, 1970)
Only 8000 copies were sold of the first Focus album "Focus plays Focus", later renamed to "In and Out of Focus". This Dutch single is from the first "Focus plays Focus" album.

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Focus:
House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1970)
Promo single from album "In and out of Focus"

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House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1971)
French single from the album "In and out of Focus".

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House of the king / Black Beauty
(Vinyl single, 1971)
French testpressing. From the album "In and out of Focus".

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House of the king / Black Beauty
(Vinyl single, 1971)
German pressing

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House of the king / Focus
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Belgian reissue from 1973.

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House of the king / Black beauty
(Vinyl single, n/a)
Dutch pressing on Pink Elephant label.

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Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, 1971)
French single from the album "Moving waves". B-side "Janis" is misspelled "Janice".

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Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, 1971)
German pressing of "Hocus Pocus" from the album "Moving waves".

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Hocus Pocus / Janis
(Vinyl single, 1971)
Dutch pressing of "Hocus Pocus" from the album "Moving waves".

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Hocus Pocus / Janis
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Hocus Pocus / Janis, original 1972 Japanese release.

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Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, 1973)
The "Hocus Pocus" track on this US promo (3:18min) is an edit of the longer album track. B side is in mono.

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Hocus Pocus / Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1973)
1973 re-issue of Hocus Pocus with Sylvia on the B-side. Belgian pressing.

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Hocus Pocus / Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1973)
1973 re-issue of Hocus Pocus with Sylvia on the B-side. Dutch pressing.

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Hocus Pocus / Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1985)
1985 re-issue of Hocus Pocus with Sylvia on the B-side. Dutch pressing.

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Tommy / Focus 2
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Dutch single from the "Moving waves" album.

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Tommy / Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1972)
French single from the "Moving waves" album

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Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1972)
German pressing of "Sylvia" backed by the beautiful "Love remembered".

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Sylvia
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Dutch pressing of "Sylvia" backed by the beautiful "Love remembered".

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Sylvia / Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Dutch reissue of Sylvia with Hocus Pocus on flip side.

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House of the king / Elspeth of Nottingham
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Italian pressing

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Sylvia / Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Italian reissue of Sylvia with Hocus Pocus on flip side.

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Harem Scarem / Early Birth
(Vinyl single, 1974)
German pressing. From the album "Hamburger Concerto".

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Harem Scarem
(Vinyl single, 1974)
Double A side single (stereo/mono) from album "Hamburger Concerto".

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Harem Scarem / Early Birth
(Vinyl single, 1974)
Italian pressing. From the album "Hamburger Concerto".

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Harem Scaren / Early Birth (Early Bird)
(Vinyl single, 1974)
45 from the album "Hamburger Concerto". Early Birth is misspelled Early Bird on the sleeve.

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Harem Scarem / Early Birth
(Vinyl single, n/a)
Japanese edition of Harem Scarem single.

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Mother Focus / I need a bathroom
(Vinyl single, 1975)
Mother Focus / I need a bathroom, original 1975 Japanese release.

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House of the king / O Avondrood
(Vinyl single, 1976)
Another release of "House of the King" in support of a "best of" release, backed by vocal track "O Avondrood" with Dutch lyrics.

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Glider (Planeador)
(Vinyl single, 1977)
Spanish vinyl single from album "Ship of memories".

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Beethoven's revenge
(Vinyl single, 1985)
Single from the "Focus" album by Jan Akkerman and Thijs van Leer.

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Hocus Pocus (US version)
(CD single, 2001)
Dutch CD single released as promotion for the re-issue of the entire Focus catalogue. Card sleeve.

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Live at the Rainbow
(DVD, n/a)
DVDR copy of the consert in Rainbow Theatre, London 5th May 1973.

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Masters from the vaults
(DVD, 2001)
DVD with previously unreleased footage from 1971 to 2002.

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Live at the Medley Club
(DVD, 2002)
DVDR copy of the consert at Medley Club in Montreal, 10th October 2002.

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Focus Live in America
(DVD, 2003)
Live DVD from the comeback USA tour in 2002. Also featured is archive material of Focus from 1973.

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Focus the anthology
(DVD, 2004)
Footage from different incarnations of Focus, including the classic seventies line up, a complete performance of Hamburger Concerto and footage of the come back tour of the USA in 2002.

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The ultimate collection
(DVD, 2005)
3 DVD box. Previously available individually in alternative packaging by Classic Rock Legends ltd.

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Live in England
(DVD, 2009)
Limited edition DVD, live at The Robin2, Bilston UK.

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Ticket
(Other, 2004)
Unused ticket for Focus concert at The Robin R'n'B club 2 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, September 2004.

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Ticket
(Other, 2007)
Unused ticket for Focus concert at The Robin 2 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, March 2007.

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Ticket
(Other, 2007)
Unused ticket for Focus concert at The Robin 2 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, November 2007.

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Ticket
(Other, 2009)
Unused ticket for Focus concert at The Robin 2 in Bilston, Wolverhampton, November 2009.

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Official UK tour programme
(Books and magazines, 1973)
Official Focus UK tour programme from 1973. (12 pages). Download in PDF format!

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Official UK tour programme
(Books and magazines, 1974)
Official Focus UK tour programme from 1974. (20 pages). Download in PDF format!

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Official UK tour programme
(Books and magazines, 1976)
Official Focus UK tour programme from 1976. (16 pages). Download in PDF format!.

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Pep: Focus poster and biography
(Books and magazines, 1972)
Dutch comic magazine from 1972 with Focus poster and article. 3 page PDF for download!

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Veronica: Focus report
(Books and magazines, 1972)
5 page Focus report in Dutch radio/TV guide Veronica, 1973. Download in PDF format!.

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Dutch music newspaper
(Books and magazines, 1973)
Special edition of Dutch music magazine, Muziekkrant Oor. Full 12 page PDF for download!

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Circus: Focus report
(Books and magazines, 1974)
4 pages Focus report in "Circus" magazine, 1974. Download in PDF format.

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Muziek Express: Focus report.
(Books and magazines, 1975)
5 pages Focus report in Dutch "Muziek Express" magazine, 1975. Download in PDF format!

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Promotion article
(Paperclip, 1972)
Promotion article in the yearly promotion newspaper "Ons Poporgaan" from record company BV Bovema/EMI. Released autumn/winter 1972. Written in Dutch.

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NME advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
New Musical Express advert for album 'Moving waves" and single 'Tommy'

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Melody Maker "Any questions?" column
(Paperclip, 1972)
From Melody Maker, august 1972

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Melody Maker interview
(Paperclip, 1972)
Article about Focus and interview with Jan Akkerman from Melody Maker, august 1972. Written by Chris Welch.

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NME advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
New Musical Express advert for concert at Loughborough University Ents in 1972.

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NME advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
New Musical Express advert for concert at Kingston Poly in 1972.

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Melody Maker review
(Paperclip, 1972)
Review of Loughborough University concert in 1972. Written by Howard Bennett

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NME interview
(Paperclip, 1972)
New Musical Express interview with Thijs van Leer and Jan Akkerman from 1972. Written by Ian MacDonald.

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Melody Maker, Focus III review
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker, Focus III review from november 1972.

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Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker advert for "Moving waves" and "Focus 3".

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NME review
(Paperclip, 1972)
Review of London's Central Poly concert in 1972. Written by Tony Stewart.

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Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker full page advert for "Focus 3".

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Advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Focus advert in Dutch music paper "Muziekkrant Oor", December 1972.

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Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker advert for UK tour in 1972.

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Melody Maker review
(Paperclip, 1973)
Review of "Manchester's Hardrock on Sunday" concert in 1973. Written by Penny Bosworth.

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Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker advert for concert at Bracknell Sports Centre in 1973.

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Melody Maker headline
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker front page on February 10 1973, when Focus chrashed into the charts with two singles and two albums. Also a clip of the actual chart.

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Rolling Stone advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Rolling Stone full page advert for "Moving waves", "Focus 3" and 1973 US tour.

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Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker advert for The Paul Acket Organization, exclusive booking agency for Focus and several other Dutch groups.

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Focus:
Melody Maker interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Article about Focus and interview with Jan Akkerman from Melody Maker, May 1973. Written by Chris Welch

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Focus:
NME advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
New Musical Express advert for "Live at the Rainbow".

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Focus:
Rolling Stone advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Rolling Stone full page advert for "Live at the Rainbow" and 1973 US tour.

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Focus:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker advert for "In and out of Focus" cassette and 8 track cartridge.

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Focus:
Melody Maker Interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker interview with Jan Akkerman and Colin Allen. Written by Chris Charlesworth.

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Focus:
Advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Focus advert from unknown Dutch music paper.

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Focus:
Melody Maker, In and out of Focus review
(Paperclip, 1974)
Melody Maker, In and out of Focus backtrack review from January 1974

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Focus:
NME advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
New Musical Express advert for single "Harem Scarem" and UK tour, May 1974.

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Focus:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
Melody Maker full page advert for "Hamburger Concerto" and 1974 UK tour.

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Focus:
NME advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
New Musical Express full page advert for "Hamburger Concerto" and 1974 UK tour.

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Focus:
Melody Maker, Hamburger Concerto review
(Paperclip, 1974)
Melody Maker, Hamburger Concerto review from May 1974

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Focus:
NME, Hamburger Concerto review
(Paperclip, 1974)
New Musical Express, Hamburger Concerto review, May 1974.

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Focus:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
Melody Maker advert for 14th Reading Rock Festival.

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Focus:
NME advert
(Paperclip, 1977)
New Musical Express advert for "Ship of memories" album.

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Focus:
Rock Society: Focus article
(Paperclip, 2003)
Focus article in the magazine of Classic Rock Society. Download PDF file!

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Focus:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Focus 8" album.

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Focus:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Focus 8" album.

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Focus:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Hocus Pocus" album.

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Focus:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of reissue of the "Live at the Rainbow" album.

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Focus:
Record Collector Magazine: Focus article
(Paperclip, n/a)
6 page article from Record Collector Magazine. Written by David Randall. Download in PDF format!

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Focus:
Hamburger Concerto
(Photo, 1974)
Promotion photo for the "Hamburger Concerto" album.

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Focus:
Bert Ruiter and Jan Akkerman
(Photo, n/a)
Photo distributed by Focus Fan Association to their members in the mid 70's.

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Focus:
Promo photo
(Photo, n/a)
Focus promotion photo from some "Old grey whistle test" session in the 70's.

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Focus:
Guitar method in the style of Focus
(Other, n/a)
Interactive guitar technique CD-rom based on several Focus songs.

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Jan Akkerman:
Talent for sale
(Vinyl LP, 1968)
Jan Akkerman's debut solo album from 1968. Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Guitar for sale
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
1973 re-issue of Jan Akkerman's solo album from 1968. This time renamed to Guitar for sale.

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
1972 solo album. UK pressing

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
1972 solo album. US pressing

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
1972 solo album. US pressing. Promo, white label.

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Jan Akkerman:
Perfil
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
1972 Argentine version of Profile.Spanish album title and song titles.

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile
(CD album, 2000)
UK re-issue from 2000. 8 pages booklet with bio.

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile
(Cassette, 1972)
1972 cassette

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Jan Akkerman:
Tabernakel
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Jan Akkerman's ambitious 1974 solo album. US pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Tabernakel
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Jan Akkerman's ambitious 1974 solo album. UK pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Tabernakel
(CD album, 1993)
1993 Japanese re-issue of Jan Akkerman's 1974 solo album. Liner notes in Japanese.

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Jan Akkerman:
Tabernakel
(CD album, 2001)
2001 US re-issue of Jan Akkermans impressive 1974 solo album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Tabernakel
(8 track tape, 1974)
8 track tape

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Jan Akkerman:
Eli (with Kaz Lux)
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
1976 solo album with Kaz Lux from Brainbox and Pierre van der Linden on drums. Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Eli (with Kaz Lux)
(CD album, n/a)
French pressing, digitally remastered. With Kaz Lux (ex. Brainbox)

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Self titled solo album from 1977. German pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman
(CD album, 1988)
1988 German re-issue. Originally released in 1977.

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Jan Akkerman:
Aranjuez (with Claus Ogerman)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Jan's sparse guitar lines combined with a lush orchestration creates an excellent album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Golden highlights
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Dutch repacking of the Aranjuez album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Aranjuez (with Claus Ogerman)
(CD album, 1985)
Japanese re-issue from 1985. Digitally remastered. Originally released in 1978.

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Jan Akkerman:
Claus Ogerman featuring Jan Akkerman
(Cassette, 1981)
Although this release is titled 'Claus Ogerman featuring Jan Akkkerman' (for the U.S. market), it is of course just another packaging of Aranjues.

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Jan Akkerman:
Collage (with Claus Ogerman)
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
Re-issue of Aranjuez album. New cover and new title, but same material.

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Jan Akkerman:
Collage (with Claus Ogerman)
(CD album, 1999)
CD re-realese of the Aranjuez/Collage album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 live album from Montreaux Jazz Festival. Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 live album from Montreaux Jazz Festival. German pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 live album from Montreaux Jazz Festival. Dutch pressing. White vinyl.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live
(CD album, 1996)
Limited edition re-issue of the 1978 live album from Montreaux Jazz Festival. Includes comprehensive booklet with several new photos.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman 3
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Funk-flavoured smooth jazz. Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman 3
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Funk-flavoured smooth jazz. German pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman 3
(CD album, 2009)
CD reissue from 2009. New liner notes by Jan Akkerman. Signed by Jan Akkerman.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live (with Joachim Kühn)
(CD album, n/a)
Jan Akkerman and Joachim Kühn recorded live in Kiel / Stuttgart in Germany (1979). Japanese pressing, Inak Reference Edition.

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Jan Akkerman:
The best of Jan Akkerman and friends
(Cassette, 1980)
Compilation including tracks from Focus, Brainbox, Kaz Lux and Jan Akkerman. German cassette.

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Jan Akkerman:
Transparental (with Kaz Lux)
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
This is the second album between Jan Akkerman and Kaz Lux and features some excellent songs, such as "Marsha" and "Don’t hesitate". German pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Oil in the family
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
This album was made for a bet in 48 hours and is full of Jan's humour ( Disc-O-Asis and writing credits to A. Rab ). It has a Middle Eastern flavour and features aggressive guitar playing over a disco beat.

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Jan Akkerman:
Oil in the family
(CD album, 1998)
CD re-issue on Red Bullet label. One bonus track: A familiy in the oil.

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Jan Akkerman:
It could happen to you
(Vinyl LP, 1985)
Recorded in Copenhagen (with Danish musicians) during Jan Akkerman's "Scandinavian periode" this UK release is from 1985.

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Jan Akkerman:
It could happen to you
(Vinyl LP, 1988)
According to the Jan Akkerman website this special Polish edition of "It Could Happen to You" was a semi-legal issue.

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Jan Akkerman:
Pleasure point
(Vinyl LP, 1982)
This one is often regarded as the best Akkerman album of the Eighties, and most probably also one of his best ever. But who chose a Fender Strat for the cover photo???

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Jan Akkerman:
Pleasure point
(CD album, 1987)
1987 re-issue. Digittally remastered. Originally released in 1982

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Jan Akkerman:
Pleasure point
(CD album, 1998)
1998 re-issue. Digitally remastered by Jan Akkerman. 12 bonus tracks and informative booklet! Read the liner notes by JA himself!

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Jan Akkerman:
Can't stand noise
(Vinyl LP, 1983)
Recorded in 1983. This original Dutch release contains the short "Who knows". The song is missing on most of the later re-issues.

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Jan Akkerman:
Can't stand noise
(Vinyl LP, 1986)
Recorded in 1983. This is a 1986 UK reissue with new covert art.

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Jan Akkerman:
Can't stand noise
(CD album, 1994)
1994 German re-issue, originally released in 1983. 4 live bonus tracks.

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Jan Akkerman:
Can't stand noise
(Cassette, 1983)
Recorded in 1983. This original release contains the short "Who knows". The song is missing on most of the later re-issues.

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Jan Akkerman:
Can't stand noise
(Cassette, 1986)
Recorded in 1983. This is a 1986 UK cassette reissue with new covert art.

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Jan Akkerman:
From the basement
(Vinyl LP, 1984)
1984 solo album from Jan Akkerman, o.a. containg a cover of Bob Dylan's "All along the watchtower" and the beautiful "Wallenberg",

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Jan Akkerman:
From the basement
(CD album, 1998)
1998 re-issue (originally released in 1984). 8 bonus tracks!

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Jan Akkerman:
The Complete Guitarist
(CD album, 1986)
Original 1986 release (french pressing) of album mainly recorded in Denmark in 1982.

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Jan Akkerman:
Heartware
(CD album, 1987)
JA makes heavy use of his Roland guitar synths on this very underestimated 1987 solo release.

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Jan Akkerman:
Heartware
(Vinyl LP, 1987)
This was recorded two years after the FOCUS album with Thijs van Leer and follows many of the themes. JA makes heavy use of his Roland guitar synths.

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Jan Akkerman:
Heartware
(CD album, 1987)
This alternative version of "Heartware" was sold during the Jan Akkerman Band German Tour of 1988, in a limited edition of 1000 copies.

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Jan Akkerman:
Heartware
(CD album, 1998)
Dutch re-issue from 1998. 8 bonus tracks. Read the liner notes by Jan Akkerman.

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Jan Akkerman:
The noise of art
(CD album, 1990)
This was seen as Jan Akkerman's "come back" album as it was released on Miles Copeland's IRS label all over Europe and the USA. It is a good guitar album featuring some excellent fret work from Jan the highlights being Bonnaville (Jan likes powerful British motorbikes) and the lovely Prima Donna.

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Jan Akkerman:
The noise of art
(CD album, 1990)
US pressing of Jan Akkerman's "come back" album, released on Miles Copeland's IRS label. Still in factory sealed longbox!

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Jan Akkerman:
The noise of art
(Cassette, 1990)
Cassette version of Jan Akkerman's "come back" album, released on Miles Copeland's IRS label.

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Jan Akkerman:
Puccini's Cafe
(CD album, 1993)
Jan Akkerman's come back album after the car accident in 1992. A melodic, beautiful and very lyrical album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Blues Hearts
(CD album, 1994)
Straight-forward guitar based blues, funk and rock'n roll. Released in 1994, but without much success

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Jan Akkerman:
Focus in time
(CD album, 1996)
Excellent 1996 solo album from Jan Akkerman. The album contains several adaptions of classical works by Bach, Fauré, Grieg and Mozart.

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Jan Akkerman:
Focus in time
(CD album, 1996)
Japanese release. With booklet in Japanese.

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Jan Akkerman:
10.000 clowns on a rainy day - Jan Akkerman live
(CD album, 1997)
Live recordings from the period 1995-1997. Many fans consider this double CD set as the ultimate JA live release. A fine blend of solo stuff and old Focus "war crimes".

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Jan Akkerman:
Live at the Priory
(CD album, 1998)
Very rare CD recorded in front of 100 people at the ancient Priory building in Birkenhead in England. This collector's album was produced as a very limited edition, only sold throught JA's old Internet site.

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Jan Akkerman:
Blues Root (with Curtis Knight)
(CD album, 1999)
This is a dirty old blues album with Jan showing that he can play the blues with some scorching solos which would leave Clapton's jaw wide open. Curtis Knight used to record with Jimi Hendrix.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live at Alexanders UK Tour 1999
(CD album, 1999)
Very rare CD recorded at the Alexanders jazz Theatre in Chester, England, in front of a packed audience. This collector's album was produced as a very limited edition, only sold throught JA's old Internet site. CD includes an interview by Jon Kirkman.

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Jan Akkerman:
Passion
(CD album, 1999)
Following the success of Live at the Priory, Akkerman took his acoustic one-man show into the studio.

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Jan Akkerman:
I'm in the mood
(CD album, 2003)
Very rare live CD recorded in Holland and the UK at Live Tours in 2002 and 2003. Limited edition, only 500 copies were made.

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Jan Akkerman:
C.U.
(CD album, 2003)
2003 solo album from Jan Akkerman. A modern, soulful record with a strong R&B approach.

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Jan Akkerman:
C.U. Japan Edition 2007
(CD album, 2006)
Japanese version of the C.U. album. 10 minutes long live version of Urban strings as bonus track.

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Jan Akkerman:
C.U.2 - Live in Tokyo at STB139
(CD album, 2006)
Japanese live recording, only released in Japan.

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Jan Akkerman:
Fromage a trois
(CD album, 2006)
A very rare Jan Akkerman CD with a limited edition of 500. It was recorded on Jan’s 2005/6 ‘Fromage a Trois’ theatre tour in Holland and subsequently sold on his UK tour in February 2006.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live in concert 2007
(CD album, 2007)
One more of Jan Akkerman's "semi official" limited CD releases. This one was sold during his tours in Holland and UK in 2007. Signed by Jan Akkerman.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live in concert - The Hague 2007
(Vinyl LP, 2008)
2008 Dutch exclusive limited edition 9-track Direct Metal Mastered LP pressed on 180gram virgin vinyl.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live in concert - The Hague 2007
(Vinyl LP, 2008)
2008 Dutch exclusive limited edition 9-track Direct Metal Mastered LP pressed on 180gram virgin vinyl. Signed by Jan Akkerman and the band.

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Jan Akkerman:
Minor details
(CD album, 2011)
Jan Akkerman's first official solo album since C.U. in 2003. An album with foundation in his jazz roots. Signed by Jan Akkerman.

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Jan Akkerman:
A phenomenon
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
This compilation includes tracks from The Hunters, Brainbox, Focus and Jan Akkerman himself.

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Jan Akkerman:
The best of Jan Akkerman and friends
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Compilation including tracks from Focus, Brainbox, Kaz Lux and Jan Akkerman.

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Jan Akkerman:
A talent's profile
(CD album, 1988)
Compilation of Jan Akkerman's two first solo albums, Guitar for sale/Talent for sale and Profile.

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Jan Akkerman:
A talent's profile
(CD album, 1996)
Re release of the 1988 compilation of Jan Akkerman's two first solo albums.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman 50
(CD album, 1996)
Very rare special limited edition compilation CD. Present from Jan's friends for his 50th birthday. Just 50 copies were printed

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Jan Akkerman:
The guitarplayer
(CD album, 1996)
Same record as "It could happen to you", originally released in 1982, plus "Pietons" and "Journey (A Real Elegant Gypsy)" from album "Can't stand Noise" (1986) . CD picture disc without front cover.

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Jan Akkerman:
Eli (with Kaz Lux) & Aranjues (with Claus Ogerman)
(CD album, 2004)
2004 Australian re-relase of "Eli" (1976) and "Aranjuez" (1978) on one CD.

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Jan Akkerman:
A real elegant gypsy
(CD album, 2005)
Same record as "It could happen to you", originally released in 1982, plus "Pietons" and "Journey (A Real Elegant Gypsy)" from album "Can't stand Noise" (1986) . (Same compilation released as "The guitarplayer" in 1996. )

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman Collection
(CD album, 2007)
3 of Jan Akkerman's albums from the 70's. Miniature LP covers and Tabernakel promo box . Japanese pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
1
(CD album, n/a)
A collection of demos and outtakes, originally published on (and saved from) the early "Akkernet" website. (CDR)

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Jan Akkerman:
2
(CD album, n/a)
A collection of demos and outtakes, originally published on (and saved from) the early "Akkernet" website. (CDR)

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Jan Akkerman:
3
(CD album, n/a)
A collection of demos and outtakes, originally published on (and saved from) the early "Akkernet" website. (CDR)

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Jan Akkerman:
4
(CD album, n/a)
A collection of demos and outtakes, originally published on (and saved from) the early "Akkernet" website. (CDR)

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Jan Akkerman:
Blue boy
(Vinyl single, 1972)
From the album "Profile"

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Jan Akkerman:
Blue boy
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Dutch pressing. From the album "Profile"

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Jan Akkerman:
House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1973)
From the album "Tabernakel". French pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1973)
From the album "Tabernakel". French pressing. Yellow vinyl.

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Jan Akkerman:
House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1974)
From the album "Tabernakel". German pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
House of the king
(Vinyl single, 1974)
From the album "Tabernakel". German pressing. Promotion copy with white label and info sheet.

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Jan Akkerman:
There he still goes (With Kaz Lux)
(Vinyl single, 1976)
Turkish 45 from the Eli album

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Jan Akkerman:
Crackers
(Vinyl single, 1977)
From the album "Jan Akkerman". Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
Crackers
(Vinyl single, 1977)
US promo single with "Crackers" in stereo/mono versions.

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Jan Akkerman:
A child's fantasy / Skydancer
(Vinyl single, 1978)
Dutch single from the 1977 S/T album

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Jan Akkerman:
Crackers
(Vinyl single, 1978)
From the album "Jan Akkerman"

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Jan Akkerman:
She's so devine (She's so divine)
(Vinyl single, 1979)
From the album "3" (On the label it says that it is from the album "Jan Akkerman". The title of the A-side is misspelled.

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Jan Akkerman:
She's so divine
(Vinyl single, 1979)
From the album "3". Dutch pressing.

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Jan Akkerman:
A family in the oil
(Vinyl maxi single, 1981)
12" vinyl single from the Oil in the family album.

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Jan Akkerman:
No doubt about it
(Vinyl single, 1981)
From the album "Oil in the family"

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Jan Akkerman:
Oil in the family (Fuel)
(Vinyl single, 1981)
From the album Oil in the family

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Jan Akkerman:
Pietons
(Vinyl single, 1983)
Dutch promotion single for the "Can't stand noise" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Pietons
(Vinyl single, 1984)
Dutch pressing. From the album "Can't stand noise".

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Jan Akkerman:
Wallenberg / Dark Rose
(Vinyl single, 1984)
From the album "From the basement"

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Jan Akkerman:
Runaway / A salty dog (with Kaz Lux)
(Vinyl single, 1987)
Double A sided single with covers of 'Runaway' by Del Shannon and the Procol Harum classic 'A salty dog'.

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Jan Akkerman:
Prima Donna
(CD single, 1990)
CD single from album "The noise of art".

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Jan Akkerman:
Prima Donna
(Vinyl single, 1990)
Vinyl single from album "The noise of art".

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Jan Akkerman:
Shame on you
(Vinyl single, 1990)
From the album "The noise of art"

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Jan Akkerman:
Trojan horse
(Vinyl single, 1990)
From the album "The noise of art"

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Jan Akkerman:
Am I losing you / Wildflower
(CD single, 1996)
CD singel from the album "Focus in time"

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Jan Akkerman:
Jazzah!
(CD single, 2000)
A three track promo single specially recorded for Jan's 2000 tour of the UK.

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Jan Akkerman:
Live
(DVD, 2003)
Two great live performances, Viersen and Leverkusen, Germany (2001).

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Jan Akkerman:
A touch of class
(DVD, 2006)
Rare footage from a television documentary in the UK during the early 80's features concert and interview footage, footage from the Old Grey Whistle Test, and includes some material with Focus.

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Jan Akkerman:
A touch of class
(DVD, 2011)
"Second edition" of the DVD originally released in 2006. Includes a bonus CD with 5 of the tracks from the DVD..

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Jan Akkerman:
Live in concert - The Hague 2007
(DVD, 2008)
Double DVD/CD set recorded live at The Hague Jazz, May 19th 2007

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Jan Akkerman:
Molde Jazz Festival 1976 and Vossajazz 1981
(DVD, n/a)
Two concerts from Norwegian TV. Akkerman/Catherine from Molde Jazz Festival and Catherine/Coryell from Vossajazz.

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Jan Akkerman:
Akkerman i Flimrasenga
(VHS, n/a)
Jan Akkerman interview from Norwegian TV in the early 70's. JA also plays lute.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 1998)
Ticket stub for Jan Akkerman concert in Birkenhead UK, November 1998.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 1999)
Unused ticket for Jan Akkerman concert at The Robin R'n'B Club 1 in West Midlands UK, July 1999.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 2002)
Unused ticket for Jan Akkerman concert at The Robin R'n'B Club 1 in West Midlands UK, February 2002.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 2006)
Unused ticket for Jan Akkerman concert at Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal UK, February 2006.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 2007)
Ticket stub for Jan Akkerman concert at Alexander's in Chester UK, May 2007.

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Jan Akkerman:
Ticket
(Other, 2007)
Unused ticket for Jan Akkerman concert at Bridgewater Arts Centre in Somerset UK, July 2007.

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Jan Akkerman:
Offical tour programme (with Kaz Lux)
(Books and magazines, 1977)
Official Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux tour programme from 1977. (12 pages). Complete with original ticket stub. Download in PDF format!

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Jan Akkerman:
Veronica: Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 1973)
8 pages Jan Akkerman interview in Dutch radio/TV guide Veronica, 1973. Download interview in PDF format!.

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Jan Akkerman:
Guitar Player: Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 1975)
Jan Akkerman interview in "Guitar Player" magazine, 1975. Magazine also contains an advert for Framus Jan Akkerman guitar.Download interview in PDF format!.

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Jan Akkerman:
Guitarist: Exclusive Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 1986)
3 pages Jan Akkerman interview in "Guitarist" magazine, 1986. Download interview in PDF format!.

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Jan Akkerman:
Penthouse: Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 1990)
6 page Jan Akkerman interview in Dutch Penthouse magazine. Download PDF file!

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Jan Akkerman:
Wondrous Stories: Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 2001)
In August 2001 the journal of the Classic Rock Society, "Wondrous stories", made a long interview with Jan Akkerman. 5 pages PDF for download!

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Jan Akkerman:
Penthouse: Jan Akkerman interview
(Books and magazines, 2002)
7 page Jan Akkerman interview in Dutch Penthouse magazine. Download PDF file!

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Jan Akkerman:
In & Out of Focus - The music of Jan Akkerman and Focus
(Books and magazines, 2002)
David Randall's book about Jan Akkerman. Full discography and illustrated with more than 130 photos.

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Jan Akkerman:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker full page advert for the "Profile" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Rolling Stone advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Rolling Stone full page advert for "Profile".

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Jan Akkerman:
Melody Maker "Any questions?" column
(Paperclip, 1973)
From Melody Maker December 1973

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Jan Akkerman:
Interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Jan Akkerman interview in a special edition of Dutch music magazine, Muziekkrant Oor. Full 12 page PDF for download!

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Jan Akkerman:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
Melody Maker full page advert for the "Tabernakel" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Rolling Stone advert
(Paperclip, 1974)
Rolling Stone full page advert for the "Tabernakel" album

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Jan Akkerman:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1977)
Melody Maker full page advert for 1974 UK tour with Kaz Lux and Joachim Kühn.

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Jan Akkerman:
Signed paperclip
(Paperclip, n/a)
Newspaper photo, signed by Jan Akkerman. Presumely from mid 70's.

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Jan Akkerman:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of book "In and out of Focus".

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Jan Akkerman:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Live at Alexander's" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Live at The priory" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the "Noise of art" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Review
(Paperclip, n/a)
Review of the reissues of "Pleasure point", "From the basement" and "Heartware".

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Jan Akkerman:
From the basement
(Photo, 1984)
Promotion photo for the "From the basement" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Passion
(Photo, 1999)
Promotion photo for the "Passion" album.

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Jan Akkerman:
C.U.
(Photo, 2003)
Promotion photo for the "C.U." album.

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Jan Akkerman:
Profile promotion poster
(Poster, 1973)
Promotion poster for Jan Akkerman solo album "Profile".

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman promotion poster
(Poster, 1977)
Promotion poster for Jan Akkerman s/t solo album.

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Jan Akkerman:
German concert poster (with Joackim Kühn)
(Poster, 1979)
Poster for duo concert with Joachim Kühn in Essen, Germany, 1979.

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Jan Akkerman:
Tour poster
(Poster, n/a)
Jan Akkerman Band tour poster (with Kaz Lux)

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman charcoal drawing
(Other, 1989)
Charcoal drawing of Jan Akkerman by Norwegian artist Erling Bakken. Frame size: 20" x 28".

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Jan Akkerman:
Framus advert
(Other, 1973)
Copy of advert for Framus Jan Akkerman guitar.

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Jan Akkerman:
Framus postcard
(Other, 1973)
Original promotion postcard for Framus Jan Akkerman guitar.

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Jan Akkerman:
The Guitar Album Cigarette Cards
(Other, 1973)
This set of 16 cigarette cards was drawn by Ian Beck and produced for the Polydor Guitar Album in 1973.

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Jan Akkerman:
Domain name: www.akkernet.com
(Other, 1996)
The domain name akkernet.com was used as the first Jan Akkerman web site adress in 1996.

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Jan Akkerman:
C.U. press kit
(Other, 2004)
Press kit for the C.U. album. Press release and copies of several album reviews. Everything in Dutch. Open to read the documents!

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Jan Akkerman:
Framus Earrings
(Other, n/a)
Miniature Framus Jan Akkerman earrings.

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Jan Akkerman:
Framus Mousepad
(Other, n/a)
Framus Jan Akkerman mousepad.

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Jan Akkerman:
Match box mark
(Other, )
Dutch match box mark from late 60's /early 70's.

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Jan Akkerman:
Jan Akkerman promotion pick
(Other, n/a)
Large Jan Akkerman promotion pick made by Atlantic record company,

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Jan Akkerman:
Guitar string paper bag
(Other, n/a)
Empty paper bag for Elixir .016 guitar string used by Jan Akkerman.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
Original 1972 Dutch pressing of Thijs van Leer's best selling "Introspection" album.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection - Quadraphonic
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
Quadraphonic (4 track) version of the Introspection album. Original 1972 Dutch pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
US release of the first Introspection album.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection
(CD album, 1985)
1985 re-issue on CD. Digital mastered. Also 6 tracks from Introspection II (1975)

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection - Quadraphonic
(8 track tape, 1972)
USA four-channel 8-track tape, slipcase, factory sealed.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection 2
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Second album in the Introspection series. Original 1975 Dutch pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection 2, test pressing
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Second album in the Introspection series. This is a 1975 test pressing with white labels and no cover.

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Thijs van Leer:
O my love
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Fine jazzrock/fusion album from Thijs van Leer. The song Eddy, with lyrics and vocals by Roselie van Leer, appears for the first time on this album. Signed by Thijs van Leer on the inside of the gatefold cover.

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Thijs van Leer:
Musica per la Notte di Natale
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Instrumental album with Christmas music from the classical repertoir. Signed by Thijs van Leer on the inside of the gatefold cover.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection 3
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Third album in the Introspection series. 1977 Dutch pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Nice to have met you
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Jazzrock / fusion album recorded in USA with a massive lineup of American session musicians (and Eef Albers on guitar). Thijs van Leer is called Tys, and among the tracks is an up tempo version of Hocus Pocus.

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Thijs van Leer:
Nice to have met you
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 US pressing. Demonstration/promotion copy with white labels. Not for sale.

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Thijs van Leer:
In de Grote Kerk te Monnickendam (with Elly Ameling)
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
1979 solo album with full orchestra, choir and singer Elly Ameling

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection IV
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Fourth album in the Introspection series. 1977 Dutch pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Pedal Point: Dona Nobis Pacem
(CD album, 1990)
1990 re-issue on CD. The songs in this superb original double-album from 1981 are based in the Catholic mass in latin.

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Thijs van Leer:
Reflections
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
Solo album with several songs written by Thijs van Leer, as well as classical favourites and pop classics as 'A whiter shade of pale' and 'I'm not in love'.

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Thijs van Leer:
Renaissance
(Vinyl LP, 1986)
Pure flute over a base of synthesizers. Most songs written by Thijs van Leer. Programming by Bobby Jacobs.

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Thijs van Leer:
I hate myself (for loving you)
(CD album, 1987)
1987 release under the band name Van Leer.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection 92
(CD album, 1992)
Thijs van Leer plays "classic evergreens" in the style of his early Introspection albums.

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Thijs van Leer:
Musical melody
(CD album, 1994)
Thijs van Leer plays songs from famous musicals as Grease, Cats and Phantom of the Opera.

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Thijs van Leer:
Joy to the World
(CD album, 1996)
Christmas album with Thijs van Leer & Family.

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Thijs van Leer:
The glorious album
(CD album, 1999)
Thijs van Leer & the Amsterdam Symphony Orchestra.

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Thijs van Leer:
Bach for a new age
(CD album, 1999)
This is a modern take on a series of works by Bach. Unlike the lush orchestrations of the Introspection series this is stripped down with TvL's flute backed by synths, piano and percussion.

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Thijs van Leer:
The home concert
(CD album, 2008)
In 2008 Thijs van Leer released his first solo album in nearly a decade, entitled The Home Concert. The album featured recordings made in his living room as he played material for Focus 9. The album was exclusively available via internet and at concerts.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection 1 & 2
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Double LP re-issue of Introspection I & II. Dutch 1977 pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection Album I & II
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Double LP re-issue of Introspection I & II. Dutch 1977 pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Collage
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Dutch compilation. The famous Bo Derek cover.

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Thijs van Leer:
Collage
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Dutch collection with recordings from 1973 to 1980.

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Thijs van Leer:
Pavane - A Romantic Flute Concerto
(Vinyl LP, 1982)
Dutch compilation from 1982.

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Thijs van Leer:
Bolero
(CD album, 1988)
Dutch compilation in the "Pop Shop" series.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection Collection
(CD album, 1998)
2 CD compilation from the Introspection albums.

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Thijs van Leer:
The best of
(CD album, 2004)
2004 compilation from the Introspection albums.

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Thijs van Leer:
Zolang de Wereld Nog Draait
(Vinyl single, 1968)
The extremely rare debute single of Thijs van Leer.

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Thijs van Leer:
Oh! Calcutta!
(Vinyl single, 1971)
Very rare single by Trio Thijs van Leer.

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Thijs van Leer:
Rondo / Siciliana
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Promo single for the Introspection album.

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Thijs van Leer:
Rondo / Siciliana
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Single from the Introspection album.

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Thijs van Leer:
Rondo / Siciliana
(Vinyl single, 1973)
Single from the Introspection album. Spanish pressing.

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Thijs van Leer:
Pavane / Coventry Carol
(Vinyl single, 1977)
UK promo single with Pavane from the Introspection album and Coventry Carol from Musica per la Notte di Natale.

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Thijs van Leer:
Plays Ravel's Bolero love theme from "10"
(Vinyl single, 1980)
Bo Derek cover. Soundtrack from the movie "10".

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Thijs van Leer:
Plays Ravel's Bolero love theme from "10"
(Vinyl maxi single, 1980)
Bo Derek cover. Soundtrack from the movie "10".

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Thijs van Leer:
I hate myself (for loving you)
(Vinyl single, 1988)
From the album "I hate myself"

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Thijs van Leer:
Etudes Sans Gêne
(DVD, 2006)
Limited edition DVD where Thijs van Leer performs his work "Etudes Sans Gêne". DVD signed by This van Leer.

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Thijs van Leer:
Melody Maker interview
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker Interview with Thijs van Leer about the Introspection album. Written by Michael Benton in 1972.

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Thijs van Leer:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Advert for the Introspection album, November 1972

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Thijs van Leer:
Interview
(Paperclip, 1972)
2 full pages interview with Thijs van Leer in Dutch music paper Muziekkrant Oor, 1972. In Dutch.

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Thijs van Leer:
Interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Thijs van Leer interview in a special edition of Dutch music magazine, Muziekkrant Oor. Full 12 page PDF for download!

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Thijs van Leer:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Advert for the Introspection album, January 1973.

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Thijs van Leer:
Rolling Stone advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Advert for Introspection album, October 11, 1973.

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Thijs van Leer:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1976)
Advert for "Introspection" and "Introspection II" albums, March 1976

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection promotion poster
(Poster, 1975)
Promotion poster for Thijs van Leer's solo albums "Introspection" and "Introspection 2".

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Thijs van Leer:
Nice to have met you promotion poster
(Poster, 1978)
Promotion poster for Thijs van Leer's solo album "Nice to have met you".

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Thijs van Leer:
Dona Nobis Pacem consert poster
(Poster, 1981)
Concert poster for the world premiere of Thijs van Leer's Dona Nobis Pacem in Brugge.

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Thijs van Leer:
Introspection Gold Record
(Other, 1973)
Original Dutch gold record for Thijs van Leer's debut album Introspection.

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Thijs van Leer:
Signed sheet music
(Other, 2007)
Sheet music (House of the king) with greeting from Thijs van Leer written on the back.

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Thijs van Leer:
Match box mark
(Other, )
Dutch match box mark from late 60's /early 70's

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Philip Catherine:
September man
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Philip Catherine's second solo album. Recorded in 1974.

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Philip Catherine:
Guitars
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Philip Catherine's third solo album. Back of cover is signed by Catherine.

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Philip Catherine:
Nairam
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
This album is compiled from "September Man" and "Guitars"

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Philip Catherine:
Twin-House (with Larry Coryell)
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Fantastic acoustic duo album with Larry Coryell. Original 1977 German pressing.

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Philip Catherine:
Twin House (with Larry Coryell)
(CD album, 1992)
1992 German re-relase. Originally released in 1977. Five bonus tracks from album "Splendid" (1978) and one previously unreleased track.

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Philip Catherine:
Splendid (with Larry Coryell)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Second acoustic duo album with Larry Coryell.

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Philip Catherine:
Sleep my love (with Charlie Mariano & Jasper van't Hof)
(CD album, 1979)
Recorded in Copenhagen December 1978 and February 1979.

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Philip Catherine:
Babel
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
1980 solo album with string quartet. Arranged and conducted by Jean-Claude Petit.

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Philip Catherine:
Catherine Escoude Lockwood Trio
(Vinyl LP, 1983)
Trio album with Christian Escoude and Didier Lockwood.

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Philip Catherine:
Transparence
(Vinyl LP, 1987)
Dutch vinyl pressing.

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Philip Catherine:
Transparence
(CD album, 1987)
Japanese pressing, Inak Reference Edition. Two bonus track not included on the vinyl album.

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Philip Catherine:
Spanish nights (with Niels-Henning Ørsted-Pedersen)
(CD album, 1992)
1992 German re-issue. Originally released by Alfa Records in 1989.

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Philip Catherine:
I remember you
(CD album, 1991)
Philp Catheine Trio featuring Tom Harrell and Hein van de Geyn.

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Philip Catherine:
Moods Vol. 1
(CD album, 1992)
Philip Catherine Trio recorded in 1992. Album includes Focus song Angel wings.

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Philip Catherine:
Moods Vol. 2
(CD album, 1992)
Philip Catherine Trio recorded in 1992

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Philip Catherine:
Art of the duo (with Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen)
(CD album, 1993)
Catherine/Pedersen recorded in Jazzclub Chorus in Switzerland, february 1991.

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Philip Catherine:
Guitar Groove
(CD album, 1998)
1998 solo album featuring Jim Beard, Alfonso Johnson and Rodney Holmes.

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Philip Catherine:
Summer night
(CD album, 2002)
Philip Catherine with trio, recorded in Paris in 2002.

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Philip Catherine:
Meeting colours (with Bert Joris and Brussels Jazz Orchestra)
(CD album, 2005)
Philip Catherine in 2005 big band setting. Bert Joris on trumpet and flugelhorn.

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Bojoura:
The beauty of Bojoura
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Dutch female singer discovered by The Golden Earring round 1968. Thijs van Leer arranged and conducted the music. Musicians include Thijs van Leer, Jan Akkerman, Hans Cleuver and Martijn Dresden.

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Bojoura:
Jesus Christ Superstar - The best of Bojoura
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
Thijs van Leer arranged and conducted the music also for this Bojoura album. He also co-wrote 'The swallow and the calf'.

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Bojoura:
Frank Mills
(Vinyl single, 1969)
Single from the musical "Hair".

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Bojoura:
Everything's alright
(Vinyl single, 1971)
Two songs from the rock opera "Jesus Christ Superstar" with Thijs van Leer Combo.

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Bojoura:
Allentown Jail / Talking in your sleep
(Vinyl single, 1972)
Single from the album "The best of Bojoura". Music arranged and conducted by Thijs van Leer.

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Bojoura:
Match box mark
(Other, )
2 Dutch match box marks from late 60's /early 70's

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Brainbox:
Brainbox
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
Original 1969 release (Imperial label) of the classic Brainbox first album. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Brainbox
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
1976 Dutch re-issue. Originally released in 1969. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Brainbox
(CD album, 1996)
1996 Dutch reissue with 5 bonus tracks. Digitally transfered from the original master tapes. Originally released in 1969. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
To you
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
Original double LP compilation from 1972. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
The very best album ever
(CD album, 2002)
Dutch compilation. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Down man / Woman's gone
(Vinyl single, 1969)
The debut singel of Brainbox. Original Dutch pressing. Jan Akkerman on guitar and Pierre van der Linden on drums.

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Brainbox:
Down man / Woman's gone
(Vinyl single, 1969)
Brainbox' first single. German pressing. Jan Akkerman on guitar and Pierre van der Linden on drums.

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Brainbox:
Down man
(Vinyl single, 1969)
Brainbox' first single. Original 1969 US promo. Jan Akkerman on guitar and Pierre van der Linden on drums..

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Brainbox:
Sea of delight
(Vinyl single, 1969)
German pressing of Brainbox' second single. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Sea of delight
(Vinyl single, 1969)
Dutch pressing of Brainbox' second single. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Dark rose
(Vinyl single, 1969)
French pressing of Brainbox' third single. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Brainbox:
Between Alpha and Omega / Cruel Train
(Vinyl single, 1970)
Original Dutch 1970 pressing.

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Brainbox:
To you
(Vinyl single, 1970)
First Brainbox-single after Jan Akkerman left the band.

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Herman Brood:
Herman Brood in Vitesse
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 re-issue of the 1975 debut album from the group Vitesse

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Herman Brood:
Showbiz Blues
(CD album, n/a)
Although released under the name "The Flash & Dance Band", this album, originally released in 1975, is actually Herman Brood's solo debut.

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Herman Brood:
Street
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Original 1977 release of Herman Brood's "Street". Jan Akkerman on guitar. Gatefold cover.

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Herman Brood:
Cha Cha
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Live album containing several of Herman Brood's most famous songs, including 'Hit', 'Rock'n roll junkie' and 'Dope sucks'.

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Herman Brood:
Cha Cha
(CD album, 1987)
1987 re-issue of live album by Herman Brood & his Wild Romance. Originally released in 1978.

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Herman Brood:
Shpritsz
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Original Dutch pressing of Herman Brood & his Wild Romance' most famous album. 4 page booklet with photos and lyrics.

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Herman Brood:
Shpritsz
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Swedish pressing of Herman Brood & his Wild Romance' most famous album. 4 page booklet with photos and lyrics.

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Herman Brood:
Shpritsz
(CD album, 1987)
1987 re-issue of Herman Brood & his Wild Romance' most famous album. Originally released in 1978.

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Herman Brood:
Modern times revive
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
1981 album from Herman Brood & His Wild Romance.

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Herman Brood:
The Brood
(CD album, 1990)
German re-issue of album by Herman Brood & his Wild Romance. Originally released in 1984.

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Herman Brood:
Bühnensucht - Herman Brood live
(CD album, 1990)
1990 German re-issue. Originally released in 1985.

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Herman Brood:
Hooks
(CD album, 1989)
Brood marked his 25th anniversary as a rock artist, by recording two new albums. Hooks, containing several rock classics performed by Herman Brood & His Wild Romance, was the first of the two.

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Herman Brood:
Cha Cha
(DVD, n/a)
Herman Brood's first movie, originally released in 1979.

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Herman Brood:
Live and more
(DVD, 2003)
3 DVD set with live recordings from 1978 and 1990.

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Cuby & the Blizzards:
Desolation
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 re-issue of album 'Desolation', originally released in 1966.

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Cuby & the Blizzards:
Appleknockers flophouse
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
Original 1969 Dutch pressing.

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Cuby & the Blizzards:
Too blind to see
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 re-issue of album 'Too blind to see', originally released in 1970.

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Cuby & the Blizzards:
Simple man
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 re-issue of album 'Simple man', originally released in 1971.

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Cuby & the Blizzards:
Sometimes
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 re-issue of album 'Sometimes', originally released in 1972.

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Candy Dulfer:
Saxuality
(CD album, 1990)
Candy Dulfer's smashing debut album Saxuality, released in May 1990, featuring 8 songs written by Candy and young and talented Funky Stuff guitar player Ulco Bed.

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Candy Dulfer:
Sax-a-go-go
(CD album, 1993)
1993 solo album from Candy Dulfer - very funky!

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Candy Dulfer:
Live at Montreaux 2002
(CD album, 2005)
7 songs recorded live at Montreux Jazz Festival in 2002 and 5 songs from the performance in 1998.

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Candy Dulfer:
Live at Montreux 2002
(DVD, 2005)
8 songs recorded live at Montreaux Jazz Festival in 2002 and 6 songs from the performance in 1998.

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Hans Dulfer:
The morning after the third (Hans Dulfer and Ritmo Naturel featuring Jan Akkerman)
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Rare LP from early 1970. Latin Cuban-rock in avant garde style. Jan Akkerman plays guitar.

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Hans Dulfer:
Dulfer Dulfer (with Candy Dulfer)
(CD album, 2002)
Hans Dulfer and daughter Candy Dulfer's first CD together.

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Jan Dumée:
O Septeto plus: Rodinha
(CD album, 1998)
This album brings together Jan Dumee and South American musicians together with contributions from Thijs van Leer and Bobby Jacobs.

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Jan Dumée:
Rio on the rocks
(CD album, 2005)
"Rio On The Rocks" is a soloproject by guitar-player/composer Jan Dumee. The Cd 'Rio on the Rocks' was recorded with renowned musicians in & from Rio de Janeiro.

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Earth and Fire:
Song of the Marching Children
(Vinyl LP, 1971)
The second Earth and Fire album is regarded by many publications as one of the best Dutch albums ever made. Original Dutch 1971 pressing. Gatefold cover.

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Earth and Fire:
Maybe tomorrow, maybe tonight
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Third album from Earth and Fire was originally named Atlantis when is was released in 1973. This German release (presumely from 1977) is named "Maybe tomorrow, maybe tonight", after the hit singel from the album.

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Earth and Fire:
Reality fills fantasy
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
The first Earth and Fire album with Bert Ruiter on bass. Swedish pressing.

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Earth and Fire:
Andromeda girl
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
1981 album from Earth and Fire. Bert Ruiter on bass. Swedish pressing.

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Earth and Fire:
The ultimate collection
(CD album, 2003)
3 CD compilation covering the period from 1969 to 1989. Bert Ruiter plays bass on several tracks.

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Earth and Fire:
Memories
(Vinyl single, 1972)
German pressing of Earth and Fire's number one hit.

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Ekseption:
Ekseptional classics (The best of Ekseption)
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Norwegian pressing of 1973 compilation album.

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Ekseption:
Trinity
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Italian pressing of Trinity from 1973. Gatefold cover.

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Ekseption:
Bingo
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
First Ekseption album after Rick van der Linden's departure.

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Ekseption:
The 5th
(CD album, 1998)
Collection of 16 tracks, spanning from 1969 to 1973

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Forcefield:
Forcefield II - The Talisman
(CD album, 1988)
Second album from Forcefield, featuring Jan Akkerman.

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Forcefield:
Forcefield three: To Oz and back
(CD album, 1989)
Third album from Forcefield, featuring Jan Akkerman.

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Forcefield:
Forcefield three: To Oz and back
(Vinyl LP, 1989)
Third album from Forcefield, featuring Jan Akkerman.

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Forcefield:
Instrumentals
(CD album, 1992)
Instrumental tracks from earlier Forcefield albums plus 5 previously unreleased tracks. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Forcefield:
Heartache / I lose again
(Vinyl single, 1988)
Single from the album 'The Talisman'. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Golden Earring:
Eight miles hight
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
German pressing of the successful psychedelic Eight Miles High,

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Golden Earring:
Switch
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Released in april 1974 this album reached position 108 on the Billboard list. This is an US pressing from 1975 with original text sheet.

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Golden Earring:
To the hilt
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Released in January 1976 this album reached position 156 on the Billboard list. US pressing.

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Golden Earring:
Live
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Double live LP from 1977. Dutch pressing

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Golden Earring:
North East West South (N.E.W.S.)
(Vinyl LP, 1984)
German pressing of the 1984 album.

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Cyril Havermans:
Cyril
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
On his debut LP, Cyril is fully backed by Jan Akkerman, Pierre van der Linden and Thijs van Leer, and presents a selection of his own material. US pressing with gatefold cover.

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Cyril Havermans:
Cyril
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
On his debut LP, Cyril is fully backed by Jan Akkerman, Pierre van der Linden and Thijs van Leer, and presents a selection of his own material. German pressing.

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Cyril Havermans:
Mind Wave
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Second solo album from Cyril. - a bit more rock'n roll than the debut.

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Cyril Havermans:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1973)
Melody Maker advert for the debut album of Cyril Havermans.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
I hear voices
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Funky jazzrock album featuring Danish singer Sanne Salomonsen. Eef Albers on guitar.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
Jazz Gala Concert vol. 1
(CD album, 1979)
Eef Albers plays guitar on this album with Peter Herbolzheimer All Star Big Band. Recorded live in 1977 and 1979.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
Jazz Gala Concert vol. 2
(CD album, 1979)
Eef Albers plays guitar on this album with Peter Herbolzheimer All Star Big Band. Recorded live in 1977 and 1979.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
Jazz Gala Concert vol. 3
(CD album, 1979)
Eef Albers plays guitar on this album with Peter Herbolzheimer All Star Big Band. Recorded live in 1977 and 1979.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
Bandfire
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
Jazzrock/pop-orientated album with 5 Earth, Wind & Fire covers. Eef Albers on guitar.

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Peter Herbolzheimer:
Bigband Bebop
(CD album, 1984)
Peter Herbolzheimer Rhythm Combination & Brass recorded October/December 1983.

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Chris Hinze:
Bamboo Magic (The Chris Hinze Combination)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 solo album from Chris Hinze. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Chris Hinze:
Nazali (The Chris Hinze Combination)
(CD album, 1986)
Chris Hinze’s unceasing interest in the integration of ethnic music in western music cultures brought him all over the world and led him to the by now very successful ‘African-Indian and World Music Fusion’.

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Chris Hinze:
The best of Chris Hinze
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Early compilation from Chris Hinze.

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Hunters:
Bury me beneath the willow
(Vinyl single, 1965)
This is the second single from The Hunters. Jan Akkerman plays guitar.

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Hunters:
Janosh
(Vinyl single, 1966)
Hunters' third single. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Hunters:
Russian spy and I
(Vinyl single, 1966)
Russian spy and I became The Hunters' most famous song, recieving much radio airplay. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Hunters:
I'm the king
(Vinyl single, 1967)
Singel number five from The Hunters. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Hunters:
Lost money
(Vinyl single, 1968)
Singel number six from The Hunters. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Hunters:
Strange things appear / Blues in G
(Vinyl single, 1968)
Original Dutch pressing. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Hunters:
Maxi-Singel
(Vinyl EP, 1972)
EP reissue of four hits from The Hunters. Jan Akkerman on vocal an guitar.

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Hunters:
A tribute to Johnny & his Cellar Rockers
(Vinyl EP, 1984)
The Hunters (without Jan Akkerman) rejoined to record this EP in 1984. Swedish release.

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Hunters:
Hunters photo
(Photo, n/a)
Promotion photo for the Hunters. Discography on the back.

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Johnny & his Cellar Rockers:
The Complete Collection 61-68
(CD album, 2005)
This double CD released by Dutch Rock & Pop Institute is actually a complete historic document on the early musical career of Jan Akkerman!

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Johnny & his Cellar Rockers:
Melody in F-rock / Exodus
(Vinyl single, 1961)
The debut single from Johnny and the Cellar Rockers. Original 1961 German pressing. 13 years old Jan Akkerman plays guitar - his very first appearence on a record.

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Johnny & his Cellar Rockers:
Close your eyes
(Vinyl single, 1963)
Cover version of Lennon/McCartney's "All my loving". Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Johnny & his Cellar Rockers:
I love you, yes I do
(Vinyl single, 1964)
1964 single from Johnny & his Cellar Rockers. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Joachim Kühn:
Springfever
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
1976 solo album from Joachim Kühn. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Joachim Kühn:
Charisma
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 solo piano album from Joachim Kühn.

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Joachim Kühn:
Sunshower (featuring Jan Akkerman & Ray Gomez)
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
1978 solo album from Joachim Kühn. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on three tracks.

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Joachim Kühn:
Sunshower (featuring Jan Akkerman & Ray Gomez)
(CD album, 2008)
1978 solo album from Joachim Kühn. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on three tracks. This is a 2008 US reissue.

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Joachim Kühn:
Nightline New York
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
1981 solo album from Joachim Kühn.

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Joachim Kühn:
Distance
(CD album, 1984)
Solo piano by Joachim Kühn.

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Joachim Kühn:
Wandlungen - Transformation
(CD album, 1986)
Solo piano by Joachim Kühn

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Joachim Kühn:
From time to time free
(CD album, 1988)
Joachim Kühn in trio with Daniel Humair and J.-F. Jenny-Clark.

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Joachim Kühn:
Carambolage
(CD album, 1991)
Joachim Kühn in trio with Daniel Humair and J.-F. Jenny-Clark.

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Joachim Kühn:
Euro African Suite (with Ray Lema)
(CD album, 1992)
1992 release with keyboardist/guitarist Ray Lema.

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Joachim Kühn:
Music for two brothers (with Rolf Kühn)
(CD album, 1998)
Collection of recordings by Rolf & Joachim Kühn from the period 1969 - 1980. Philip Catherine is among the participating musicians.

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Pierre van der Linden:
Interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Pierre van der Linden interview in a special edition of Dutch music magazine, Muziekkrant Oor. Full 12 page PDF for download!

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Kaz Lux:
I'm the worst partner I know
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Second solo album of Kaz Lux. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks.

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Kaz Lux:
Monk?
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
1974 solo album from Kaz Lux.

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Kaz Lux:
Luxury
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
1979 solo album from Kaz Lux.

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Kaz Lux:
Pupka
(CD album, 1994)
Russian CD release of Kaz Lux Band.

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Maggie MacNeal:
Fools together
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Maggie MacNeal sings on the Eli album with Jan Akkerman and Kaz Lux. This is her second solo album. Jan Akkerman arranged the music and plays lead guitar. A fine pop/rock album.

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Maggie MacNeal:
White room
(Vinyl single, 1977)
Promo single from the album "Fools together" featuring Jan Akkerman.

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Maggie MacNeal:
Amsterdam
(Vinyl single, 1980)
Dutch and English versions of the song "Amsterdam".

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Minute By Minute:
Don't mess with fire
(CD album, 1996)
1996 re-issue of album from 1989. Jan Akkerman and Candy Dulfer are among the guest musicians on this CD, fronted by Ray Fenwick.

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Minute By Minute:
Timewatch
(CD album, 1989)
Jan Akkerman and Candy Dulfer are among the guest musicians on this CD, fronted by Ray Fenwick.

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Minute By Minute:
Long hot night
(CD album, 2002)
Jan Akkerman and Candy Dulfer are among the guest musicians on this CD, originally released as "Timewatch" in 1989. 4 Bonus tracks

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Bert Ruiter:
Interview
(Paperclip, 1973)
Bert Ruiter interview in a special edition of Dutch music magazine, Muziekkrant Oor. Full 12 page PDF for download!

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Bert Ruiter:
Promo photo
(Photo, 1972)
Polydor promotion photo of Bert Ruiter, misspelled as Burt Reiter.

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Ramses Shaffy:
Hollands glorie
(CD album, 2002)
Dutch compilation from 2002

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Ramses Shaffy:
Sammy
(Vinyl single, 1966)
Original 1966 single by Ramses Shaffy. Pre Thijs van Leer.

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Ramses Shaffy:
Shaffy Cantate
(Vinyl single, 1966)
Original 1966 single by Shaffy Chantant. Pre Thijs van Leer.

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Ramses Shaffy:
Match box mark
(Other, )
Dutch match box mark from late 60's /early 70's

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Solution:
It's only just begun
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
...It's Only Just Begun... is the fifth album by the Dutch symphonic rock group Solution. It was released in 1980 on CBS Records. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on one track and co-wrote "On my own"..

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Solution:
Divergence / Fever
(Vinyl single, 1973)
The title-track from Dutch band Solution's second album from 1972. The song, written by Tom Barlage, was renamed Tommy by Focus and has been one Jan Akkerman's repertoire for many years.

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Solution:
Melody Maker advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Melody Maker advert for the album Solution and 1972 UK tour.

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Trace:
Trace
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Japanese re-issue of the 1974 album. Pierre van der Linden on drums.

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Trace:
Trace
(CD album, n/a)
The CD includes all the tracks from the orginal 1974 album and two numbers featured on the band's single which were recorded during the same sessions but not previously available on the album. Pierre van der Linden on drums.

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Trace:
Birds
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Second album from Trace. Pierre van der Linden is replaced by Ian Mosley.

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Trace:
The white ladies
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
On this third Trace album Rick van der Linden added his own name to the band name; Rick van der Linden and Trace. Now Jaap van Eick is replaced by Cor Dekker.

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Trace:
Trace - Birds - The white ladies
(CD album, 2004)
Italian double CD from 2004 with all three Trace albums pluss four bonus tracks. Pierre van der Linden on drums.

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Rogier van Otterloo:
Visions
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Rogier van Otterlo's debut solo album from 1974. Thijs van Leer plays flute.

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Rogier van Otterloo:
Visions
(CD album, 1993)
1993 re-issue of Rogier van Otterloo's debut solo album from 1974. Thijs van Leer on flute.

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Rogier van Otterloo:
Moods
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Dutch compilation from 1976. Thijs van Leer plays flute on one track.

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Jasper van't Hof:
Jasper van't Hof: Eyeball
(CD album, 1995)
1995 Dutch re-issue. Originally released in 1974.

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Jasper van't Hof:
However
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
1977 solo album from Jasper van't Hof.

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Jasper van't Hof:
Meditation
(CD album, 1987)
CD re-issue of material from the 3 LP set "My world of music" from 1981.

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Jasper van't Hof:
Jakko (Pili Pili)
(CD album, 1987)
Jasper van't Hof's group Pili Pili with African drummers and African influenced music.

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Various artists:
Advanced Warning: Nothing to be afraid of
(CD album, 1991)
Advanced Warning was founded in 1987 round Hammond organ player Herbert Noord and tenor player Rinus Groeneveld. Pierre van der Linden joined the band in 1989. Signed on the front by Rinus Groeneveld.

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Various artists:
Alleyne-Johnson, Ed: Reflections
(CD album, 2006)
Ed Alleyne-Johnson is a British electric violinist and prolific busker. On this CD he performes Sylvia and several other rock classics

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Various artists:
Alquin: Nobody can wait forever
(Vinyl LP, 1975)
Third album from Dutch band Alquin. 197t5 pressing with original gatefold cover.

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Various artists:
Amuedo, Leonardo: Leonardo Amuedo
(CD album, 1997)
Singer and guitar virtuoso Leonardo Amuedo was born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1967, but has lived in Holland since 1990. Jan Akkerman wrote and plays guitar on The Feathered Snake.

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Various artists:
Ange: Culinaire Lingus
(CD album, 2006)
The most famous French Progressive rock band of the Seventies reformed at the end of the Nineties around its historical leader Christian Decamps. On this album from 2001 Jan Akkerman plays guitar on the excellent bonus-track "Autour D'Un Cadavre Exquis".

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Various artists:
Ayreon: Into the electric castle - A space opera
(CD album, 2004)
Arjen Anthony Lucassen is a Dutch multi-instrumentalist. Ayreon is Arjen's main project. Thijs van Leer plays flute on this double CD.

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Various artists:
Ayreon: 01011001
(CD album, 2008)
Prog/metal opera from Dutch multi-instrumentalist Arjen Anthony Lucassen. This is an extended box version, including a DVD.

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Various artists:
Bais, Coen: A touch of magic
(CD album, 1997)
Originally released as "Blue age" in 1995. Jan Akkerman and Tom Barlage plays on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Banks, Peter: Two sides of Peter Banks
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Released in 1973 this album is more of a collaboration between Banks and Jan Akkerman than a true Peter Banks solo album.

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Various artists:
Banks, Peter: Two sides of Peter Banks
(CD album, 1994)
1994 US re-issue. Originally released in 1973. This album is more of a collaboration between Banks and Jan Akkerman than a true Peter Banks solo album.

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Various artists:
Banzai: Hora Nata
(Vinyl LP, 1974)
Banzai was one of the few symphonic progressive rock bands to come from Belgium in the 70's. Their music was clearly influenced by Focus. This is an original Dutch pressing (with gatefold cover) on the Delta label.

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Various artists:
Band of the Royal Netherlands Air Force: 1999 Symfo
(CD album, 1999)
The Band of the Royal Netherlands Air Force plays symfonic rock works, including House of the king by JA.

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Various artists:
Barnes, Marjorie: I got a name
(Vinyl LP, 1983)
Solo album from American singer Marjorie Barnes. Eef Albers on guitar.

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Various artists:
Beckers, Chris: S/T
(CD album, 1988)
Fusion / jazz rock from Dutch guitarplayer Chris Beckers.

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Various artists:
Bee, Phil And The Buzztones: It's alright
(CD album, 2006)
Dutch blues band. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks. Signed by singer Phil Bee.

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Various artists:
Blue Diamonds: Show me the way to go home
(Vinyl single, 1964)
Johnny and his Cellar Rockers are backing Blue Diamonds on this single from 1964. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Various artists:
Blug, Thomas: Guitar from the heart
(CD album, 2005)
Live recording by German guitarplayer Thomas Blug. Thijs van Leer on organ and flute. Signed on the front by Thomas Blug.

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Various artists:
Blug, Thomas Band: Soul & Pepper
(CD album, 2009)
Studio recording by Thomas Blug Band. On this release Thijs van Leer is listed as member of the band.

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Various artists:
Blug, Thomas: Guitar from the heart
(DVD, 2005)
Live recording by German guitarplayer Thomas Blug. Thijs van Leer on organ and flute.

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Various artists:
Bonfire: Bonfire goes Bananas
(CD album, 1994)
1994 Japanese reissue

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Various artists:
Borda, Luis & Zaida Saiace: Nouveau Tango
(CD album, 1997)
Guitarist Luis Borda and pianist Zaida Saiace from Buenos Aires in Argetina. Thijs van Leer plays flute on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Brothers: Brothers
(CD album, 1997)
Eef Albers with John Lee, Gerry Brown and Daryl Thompson. Recorded in December 1980.

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Various artists:
Carlsberg: Cash & Carry
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Original 1980 release from Dutch blues band Carlsberg.

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Various artists:
Cats: Shine On
(CD album, 1994)
Pop group from the village of Volendam that became famous in the 60s. In 1994 a reformed group recorded the album Shine on, arranged and produced by Jan Akkerman. JA also plays the guitar and wrote the instrumental Anne Mia.

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Various artists:
Cats: Money-maker / One phonecall away
(CD single, 1994)
CD single from the album "Shine on". Arranged and produced by Jan Akkerman.

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Various artists:
Centerfold: Man's ruin
(Vinyl LP, 1986)
1986 album from Dutch girl group Centerfold.

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Various artists:
Clarion Singers: The Clarion Singers
(CD album, 1990)
Classic standard tunes in 'easy listening' vocal versions. Thijs van Leer plays flute on three tracks. Bert Ruiter is credited as technician.

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Various artists:
Conway, Francie: Francie Conway
(CD album, 2004)
Irish singer, songwriter and producer who also plays guitar and keyboard. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on "One night in Amsterdam".

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Various artists:
Cornelissen, Sebastiaan: Aggressive Attack
(CD album, 2002)
Dutch drummer Sebastiaan Cornelissen. Eef Albers plays guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
The Dame: The Dame
(Vinyl LP, 1986)
Legendary Dutch girl group performing 80's synth pop.

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Various artists:
Daniëls, Marc: She keeps the angels singing
(CD single, 1998)
Rock ballad from Dutch singer Marc Daniëls. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Various artists:
Dijk, Bill van: Songlines
(CD album, 1995)
Jan Akkerman co-wrote many of the songs, produced the album and plays guitar on most of the tracks.

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Various artists:
Dijkman, Ton: Street legal - Sliding
(CD album, 2000)
Drummer Ton Dijkman was a regular member of Jan Akkerman's studio- and touring band for many years. On this solo album Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks.

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Various artists:
Dobbs, Trea: Altijd zal het zomer zijn
(Vinyl single, 1964)
Johnny and his Cellar Rockers are backing Trea Dobbs on this single from 1964. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Various artists:
Drews, J.D.: J.D. Drews
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
German hit singer Jürgen Drerws made this album during his stay in USA in the 80's. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Eddy, Samuel: Strangers on the run
(CD album, 1995)
Samuel Eddy is an Irish bluesrock guitarist. This is his second album. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks.

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Various artists:
Edge of Sanity: Edge of Sanity
(CD album, 2007)
Dutch progressive band. Niels van der Steenhoven used to play with this band before he joined Focus.

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Various artists:
Eshuijs, Margriet: Lucifer
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Solo album from Dutch singer Margriet Eshuijs. String arrangements, orchestration and grand piano by Thijs van Leer. Cyril Havermans plays acoustic guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
Eshuys, Margriet & Lucifer: Best of
(CD album, 2005)
Best of compilation from Dutch pop singer Margriet Eshuys. Thijs van Leer arranged half of the songs and plays piano on one track. Cyril Havermans plays guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
European Jazz Trio: Bolero
(CD album, 2008)
A release for the Japanese marked. Thijs van Leer performs on three compositions.

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Various artists:
Eyeball
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
1980 LP from the group Eyeball with keyboardplayer Jasper van't Hof.

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Various artists:
Finch: Beyond expression
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Splendid (and often underestimated) second album from Dutch prog rock band Finch.

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Various artists:
Gordon: Now is the time
(CD album, 1994)
Dutch singer and entertainer. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
Gordon: Gordon in concert
(DVD, 1995)
Video CD with Dutch singer and entertainer Gordon in concert. Jan Akkerman makes a guest appearance.

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Various artists:
Grappelli, Stephane: Young Django
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Charles Mingus called Philip Catherine "Young Django". This gave name to this album, where Stephane Grappelli plays music of Django Reinhardt with Philip Catherine, Larry Coryell and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen.

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Various artists:
Group 1850: Paradise now
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Groep 1850 was a psychedelic rock band from The Netherlands, considered by many to be one of the finest acid rock acts Europe has ever produced. This a a reissue of their second album originally released in 1969.

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Various artists:
Gruppo Sportivo: 10 mistakes
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Gruppo Sportivo was a Dutch pop band, from The Hague, formed in 1976, who enjoyed some measure of international success in the late 1970s and 1980s. This is their second album.

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Various artists:
Gruppo Sportivo: Back to 78
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Third album from Gruppo Sportivo

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Various artists:
Harrell, Rocq-E: Guitar man / Sweet surrender
(CD single, 1997)
Single from Rocq-E Harrell's debut album. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on "Guitar Man".

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Various artists:
Hazes, André: Dit is wat ik wil
(Vinyl LP, 1989)
Solo album from Dutch blues- and rock singer André Hazes. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on three tracks.

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Various artists:
Helloween: Metal Jukebox
(CD album, 2002)
Chineese pressing of "Metal Jukebox" by German heavy metal band Helloween. A collection of covers, including Hocus Pocus.

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Various artists:
Hoeke, Ruben: Sugar
(CD album, 2006)
Dutch blues artist. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on one track. Signed by Ruben Hoeke.

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Various artists:
Hoey, Gary: Animal instinct
(CD album, 1993)
Includes a cover version of Hocus Pocus. (No Yodel)

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Various artists:
Hoey, Gary: Hocus Pocus Live
(CD album, 1998)
American guitarplayer Gary Hoey made himself a hit with the cover of Hocus Pocus. This live CD named Hocus Pocus Live contains two versions of the song.

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Various artists:
Hommage aan Rogier van Otterloo
(CD album, 1998)
Thijs van Leer, Louis van Dijk, Ruud Jacobs and Pim Jacobs made this CD as a tribute to Rogier van Otterloo. The CD contains three Focus songs, Sylvia, Le Tango and House of the king.

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Various artists:
Iron Maiden: Different world
(DVD, 2006)
Iron Maiden does a cover of Hocus Pocus on this special DVD single from 2006.

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Various artists:
JTB (Jukka Tolonen Band)
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Joachim Kühn is special guest on this 1979 album from Finnish Jukka Tolonen.

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Various artists:
Kagermann, Thomas: Violunar
(CD album, 1992)
For many years Thomas Kagermann ha enlivened Germany's musical scene with his unconventional fiddle playing. Jan Akkerman is special guest on this CD and plays on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Kairos: Wie gut dass es dich gibt
(CD album, 1991)
International christian pop/rock group with base in Germany. Thijs van Leer on flute and keyboards and Mario Argandoña on guitars, programming and percussion.

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Various artists:
Kayak: Phantom of the night
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Kayak is a Dutch progressive rock band founded in 1972. This is their sixth and best-selling album from 1978. With original text sheet.

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Various artists:
Kayak: Periscope life
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
1980 album from Kayak. Original inner cover with photos and lyrics.

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Various artists:
Kayak: Advert
(Paperclip, 1972)
Kayak advert in Dutch music newspaper "Muziekkrant Oor", 1973.

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Various artists:
King, Rosa & Upside Down: Still going strong
(CD album, 1996)
25 year anniversary album from American singer/saxophonist Rosa King and her band Upside Down. Jan Akkerman is special guest.

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Various artists:
Lent, Robin: Scarecrow's Journey
(Vinyl LP, 1989)
Robin Lent was accompanied on this album by Thijs van Leer and Jan Akkerman. This is a 1989 reissue. The album was originally released in 1971.

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Various artists:
Lifesigns: Lifesigns
(CD album, 2013)
Studio album from the progressive British rock band Lifesigns. Thijs van Leer plays flute on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Lindh, Björn J:son: Atlantis
(CD album, 1987)
1987 Swedish re-issue. Jan Akkerman plays acoustic guitar and guitar synthesizer on the title track.

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Various artists:
List, Liesbeth: Victoria
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Thijs van Leer was a member of Ramses Shaffy's group Shaffy Chantant together with Liesbeth List. On this album he arranged several tracks and also wrote the title track Victoria.

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Various artists:
Lord, Jon: Pictured within
(CD album, 1998)
Solo album from Jon Lord (ex. Deep Purple). Thijs van Leer plays flute.

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Various artists:
Lord, Jon: Beyond the notes
(CD album, 2004)
2004 solo album from Jon Lord (ex. Deep Purple). Thijs van Leer plays flute on the opening track.

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Various artists:
Mae, Vanessa: Storm
(CD album, 1997)
On this pop/rock album violinist Vanessa Mae does a great cover version of Hocus Pocus.

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Various artists:
Magic Frankie: Lucky
(CD album, 1997)
Magic Frankie is one of the most striking persons in the Dutch blues scene. Thijs van Leer plays flute on this album from 1997.

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Various artists:
Mantler, Michael: More movies
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Solo album from Austrian trumpeter and composer Michael Mantler. Philip Catherine plays guitar.

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Various artists:
March, Peggy: Kilindini Docks
(Vinyl single, 1966)
A ultra rare Dutch pressing of the 7" single "Kilindini Docks(Madi-Madi Song)/Too long away" by PEGGY MARCH as released on RCA Victor 47-9655 in 1966. This is fantastic 60's beat. It's also special as Peggy March recorded this record together with The Hunters. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Various artists:
Marillion: Friends
(CD album, 2007)
Among other cover songs, Marillion performs Hocus Pocus on this special live album from 2007.

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Various artists:
Marvin, Hank: Into the light
(CD album, 1992)
After the Shadows stopped working together. Hank's first album of the nineties was "Into the light", issued in October 1992. The album included a cover version of Sylvia.

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Various artists:
Maryson: On goes the quest (Master Magician II)
(CD album, 1998)
Second CD from Maryson, often regarded as Holland's best symph band. Thijs van Leer on flute.

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Various artists:
Mc Cormack, Eamonn: Kindred spirits
(CD album, 2008)
Irish International blues-rock guitarist Eamonn McCormack who has toured, recorded, and played with Rory Gallagher, Jan Akkerman, Johnny Winter, Nils Lofgren, and Walter Trout to name but a few. This CD is a collection of tracks recorded under the stage name "Samuel Eddy" in the 90's. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
Metropole Orkest: Made in Holland
(Vinyl LP, 1987)
Double transcription album with one of the establishment orchestras of Dutch radio and TV. The album contains an orchestral version of Hocus Pocus, arranged by Henk Meutgeert. Jan Akkerman plays synth guitar on "Alternative Ways" by Hans Vermeulen. Eef Albers plays guitar on one track.

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Various artists:
Mingus, Charles: Three or four shades of blues
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Classic album from Charles Mingus. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Various artists:
Montagne, Chiel: Chiel Montagne
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Jan Akkerman wrote the music and accompanies Chiel Montagne on guitar and piano on this folk / poetry album from 1970.

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Various artists:
Montreux Summit: Volume 1
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
First double live LP from the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival. Thijs van Leer plays flute on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Montreux Summit: Volume 1
(CD album, 1990)
Rerelease of the first double live LP from the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival. Thijs van Leer plays flute on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Montreux Summit: Volume 2
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Second double live LP from the 1977 Montreux Jazz Festival. Thijs van Leer plays flute on several tracks.

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Various artists:
Nauseef, Mark: Personal note
(Vinyl LP, 1982)
Mark Nauseef is an American drummer and percussionist, best known for his time as a member of the Ian Gillan Band and, temporarily, Thin Lizzy. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on his solo debut from 1982. Joachim Kühn on keyboards.

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Various artists:
Neerlands Hoop: In Bange Dagen
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Dutch cabaret group formed in 1968. This is their debut album from 1970. With Martijn Dresden and Hans Cleuver.

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Various artists:
Neerlands Hoop: Offsmboet Ippq Dpef
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Dutch cabaret group formed in 1968. This is a double live album from 1979 - the same year as they disbanded.

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Various artists:
Oattes, Bernard: Soul Detective
(CD album, 1994)
Second album from the excellent dutch musician. Jan Akkerman on guitar on two tracks.

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Various artists:
Ogerman, Claus featuring Michael Brecker
(CD album, 1991)
Solo album from Claus Ogerman, the arranger and conductor on Jan Akkerman's Aranjuez album.

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Various artists:
Orchestra of the Royal Netherlands Air Force: Queen in concert
(DVD, 2006)
In 2006 Jan Akkerman was spesical guest at the concert series "Queen in concert" with the Royal Netherlands Air Force Band.

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Various artists:
OTR: Mamonama
(CD album, 2008)
In May 2006 Jan Dumée joined forces with John Lawton (ex. Uriah Heep) to form the On The Rocks project. Mamonama was released in October 2008. Signed by John Lawton

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Various artists:
Paul Green School of Rock Music: Rock School
(CD album, 2005)
The Paul Green School of Rock is a rock music program, first established in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1998, by Paul Green. Hocus Pocus is one of the tracks on this soundtrack from the documentary movie of the School of Rock.

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Various artists:
Pedersen, Niels-Henning Ørsted Trio: Live at Montmartre 1
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
First LP in a 2 LP set recorded live at the Montmartre in Copenhagen. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Various artists:
Pedersen, Niels-Henning Ørsted Trio: Live at Montmartre 2
(Vinyl LP, 1978)
Second LP in a 2 LP set recorded live at the Montmartre in Copenhagen. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Various artists:
Ponty, Jean-Luc Experience: Open Strings
(Vinyl LP, 1972)
1971 album from French violin viruoso Jean-Luc Ponty. Philip Catherine on guitar and Joachim Kühn on piano.

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Various artists:
Price, Alan & Rob Hoeke: Two of a kind
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Duo album from Dutch piano player Rob Hoeke (Brainbox) and Alan Price (Animals). Jan Akkerman and Eef Albers play guitar on several songs.

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Queen, B.B.: In the mood
(CD album, 1991)
Female R&B singer from Holland, real name is Ingrid Simons. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on this CD from 1991.

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Queen B.B.: (I wanna be) next to you
(CD single, 1991)
Female R&B singer from Holland, real name is Ingrid Simons. Single from album "I'm in the mood". Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Queen, B.B.: (I wanna be) next to you
(Vinyl maxi single, 1991)
Female R&B singer from Holland, real name is Ingrid Simons. Single from album "I'm in the mood". Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Rios, Miguel: Rock and Rios
(CD album, 2005)
2005 US re-issue of the doble live album from Spanish Miguel Rios. Originally released in 1982. Thijs van Leer plays flute and keyboards and has also written "Homenaje A Miguel". Tato Gomez on bass and Sergio Castillo on drums.

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Rooyen, Laurens van: Scarlatti
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Dutch pianist and composer Laurens van Rooyen performes adaptions of music by Italian composer Domenico Scarlatti. Jan Akkerman plays electric guitar.

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Rooyen, Laurens van: Silly Symphony
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Solo album from Dutch pianist and composer Laurens van Rooyen. Jan Akkerman co-wrote several songs and plays electric guitar.

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Rosenberg Trio: Caravan
(CD album, 1994)
Holland's remarkable gypsy trio. Jan Akkerman plays on two tracks.

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Santiago: Walking the voodoo nights
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Dutch/Chilean group featuring drummer Mario Argandona and bass player Tato Gomez. Thijs van Leer joines them on two tracks on this album from 1979.

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Scott, Tony featuring Jan Akkerman: Prism
(Vinyl LP, 1977)
Italian/American clarinet player Tony Scott recorded this duo album with Jan Akkerman in 1977. This is an original 1977 Dutch pressing.

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Scott, Tony featuring Jan Akkerman: Meditation
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
German reissue of the Prism album, now renamed to Meditation.

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Smith, Steve - Vital Information: Orion
(CD album, 2005)
US reissue. Originally released in 1984. Eef Albers on guitar and Steve Smith on drums and piano. The album contains the song Orion from 'Focus con Proby'.

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Steenhoven, Niels van der (Band)
(CD album, 2008)
Demo/semi official album from Niels van der Steenhoven Band. Inlay card is signed.

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Stefanovski, Vlatko trio, feat Jan Akkerman and Damir Imeri: Thunder from the blue sky
(CD album, 2008)
Legendary Macedonian guitarplayer, featuring Jan Akkerman as special guest.

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Stolwijk, Wim: Chris Hinze presents Wim Stolwijk/Clair-obscure
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Easy listening album with Dutch piano player Wim Stolwijk.

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Stockhausen, Markus: Sol Mestizo
(CD album, 1996)
German trumpet soloist, improviser and composer of jazz, Markus Stockhausen, plays the music of Enrique Dias. Philip Catherine on guitar.

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Sweet d'Buster: Gigs
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
1979 live album from Dutch 'super group" Sweet d'Buster.

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Swung
(CD album, 2008)
Demo/semi official album from Pierre van der Linden, Bobby Jacobs and Niels van der Steenhoven using the band name Swung. Signed by all three musicians.

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Tamalone: I love you, I leave you
(Vinyl single, 1971)
Rare Dutch single from 1971. Produced by Jan Akkerman.

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Tee Set: Ma Belle Amie
(Vinyl LP, 1970)
Original first pressing of the one and only album from Dutch group Tee Set. Released in USA, the single Ma Belle Amie eventually reached #5 on the Billboard chart.

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Ten Sharp: The fire inside
(CD album, 1993)
Dutch pop duo. Thijs van Leer plays flute on one track.

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Ten Sharp: You / Ray
(CD single, 1991)
Norwegian promo CD single from Dutch duo Ten Sharp. From the album "Under the Water-line".

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Ten Sharp: You
(CD single, 1991)
CD maxi single from Dutch duo Ten Sharp. From the album "Under the Water-line".

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Thelonius Moog: American Standard
(CD album, 2007)
Includes two cover versions of Hocus Pocus - one Bossa Nova and a swinging 60’s TV theme version. The coolest Hocus Pocus cover ever!

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Thielemans, Toots: Philip Catherine and friends
(Vinyl LP, 1980)
Chris Hinze produced this album with Toots Thielemans. Philip Catherine plays guitar and also wrote the song 'Friday night'.

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Thielemans, Toots: The silver collection
(CD album, 1985)
A selection of some of Toots Thielemans' best performances, including Love remembered by Jan Akkerman.

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Tielman Brothers: Rock and Roll, our first love
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
Dutch/Indonesian rock group Tielman Brothers was a major act in the 50's and early 60's. In 1976 the group released this collection of rock'n roll oldies. Jan Akkerman plays lead-guitar.

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Trafns: A little bit of an album
(CD album, 2006)
Demo CD from UK band Trafns. Tracks include covers of Tommy and Le Clochard.

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Uriah Heep: The Magician's Birthday Party
(CD album, 2002)
Live recording of Uriah Heep's 2001 reunion concert. Thijs van Leer was among the guest musicians.

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Uriah Heep: The Magician's Birthday Party
(DVD, 2002)
Special edition DVD, CD and booklet set from Uriah Heep's 2001 reunion concert. Thijs van Leer was among the guest musicians.

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Vacation time
(CD album, 1992)
Promotion CD for the ANWB Travel Agencies. Thijs van Leer plays flute on "Sittin' on the dock of the bay" by Otis Redding.

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Vamos, Carlos: Tappenade
(CD album, 2004)
2004 solo album from Carlos Vamos, Dutch/Spanish master of tapping. Jan Akkerman wrote, sequenced and plays guitar on "Remembered".

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Vanderlek, Boris: Blue & Sentimental
(CD album, 2005)
On this album saxofonist Boris takes us on a musical excursion down memory lane. Thijs van Leer on Hammond B3.

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Vandals: When in Rome do as The Vandals
(Vinyl LP, 1985)
American punk band The Vandals appear to be the first band to record a Focus cover. On their 1984 album they perform Hocus Pocus. This is a UK 1985 reissue.

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Vandals: When in Rome do as The Vandals
(CD album, 2006)
Punk band The Vandals appear to be the first band to record a Focus cover. On their 1984 album they perform Hocus Pocus. This is a 2006 CD reissue.

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Voorst, Alex Van: The gentle fox
(CD album, 1996)
Jan Akkerman produced, co-wrote and played guitar on several tracks on this CD by Dutch guitar player Alex VanVoorst.

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Vrienten, Henny: Mijn hart slaapt nooit
(CD album, 1991)
Henny Vrienten is the former singer, songwriter and bass guitar player of the popular eighties ska pop band "Doe Maar" from the Netherlands. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on "Blij en bang".

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Wanda: Let's twist again
(Vinyl single, 1962)
Johnny and his Cellar Rockers are backing Wanda on this single from 1962. Jan Akkerman on guitar.

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Welvaars, Tim: Colors of the wind
(CD album, 1996)
Dutch harmonica-player. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks.

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Westernhagen, Thilo van (& Band): Pleasureland
(CD album, 1982)
German pianist and composer. Jan Akkerman played on his 1980 album, Ardent Desire.

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Will and the Power
(CD album, 1990)
Pop/rock album from Will Hofmann & The Power Band. Thijs van Leer on keyboards/flute. Also featuring Tato Gomez and Bert Smaak.

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Will and the Power: Let the music say goodbye
(CD single, 1991)
Single from the album "Will and the power". Thijs van Leer on keyboards/flute. Also featuring Tato Gomez and Bert Smaak.

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Wyatt, Robert: Shleep
(CD album, 1997)
Robert Wyatt was a founding member of the Soft Machine. Philip Catherine plays guitar on this 1997 solo album.

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Xandra: Xandra
(Vinyl LP, 1979)
Indonesian/Dutch singer Sandra Reemer changed named to Xandra for the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest. Jan Akkerman plays guitar on two tracks.

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Zadeh, Aziza Mustafa: Jazziza
(CD album, 1997)
Aziza Mustafa Zadeh is a classically trained pianist and singer. She grew up in the former soviet republic of Azerbaijan. Philip Catherine plays guitar on this CD.

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Zon: I'm worried about the boys & Live in Montreal
(CD album, )
Third album from Canadian band Zon. This is a CDR copy of a Japanese reissue containing 6 live bonus tracks, amongst them a cover of Hocus Pocus.

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Cabarettesque
(Vinyl LP, 1968)
Rare compilation with 7 young Dutch cabaret artists. Thijs van Leer performes 2 songs.

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The hit heard 'round the world
(Vinyl LP, 1969)
Radio transcription disc made by the United States Army in 1969. Jan Akkerman and The Hunters perform 'Lost money'.

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Metamorphose
(Vinyl LP, 1973)
Compilation of tracks from Dutch CBS albums from early 70's. Thijs van Leer however contributes with two special recorded tracks in the style of his Introspection album.

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Zingje Moers Taal
(Vinyl LP, 1976)
LP released to support the Dutch Litterature Week in 1976. Several Dutch artists and bands, including Focus with the song Avondrood.

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WEA album release sampler
(Vinyl EP, 1980)
WEA disc sent to DJ's / Media promoting the new albums for February 1980. Features 'She's So Divine' by Jan Akkerman.

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Collage Collection
(Vinyl LP, 1981)
Double LP collection of tracks from the "Collage" series of records - including Jan Akkerman and Thijs van Leer.

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Hot Tracks
(Vinyl LP, 1982)
Special DJ / promotion release in the Hot Tracks series. Jan Akkerman performes Formula N-One.

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The rock and roll vault rarities
(Vinyl LP, 1982)
Rare radio transcription disc with rare songs and versions from diverse bands. Radio host Dave Herman presents Focus and the fast version of Hocus Pocus.

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Remember the 60's
(Vinyl LP, 1984)
Double LP set featuring various dutch rock/blues bands including Focus (House of the king) and Brainbox (Summertime).

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Klinken op klanken
(Vinyl LP, 1985)
Compilation of CBS recordings made as promotion for Dutch wine company "Wijn Verlinden". Among others: Jan Akkermanand Thijs van Leer.

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Maxi-Simple
(Vinyl maxi single, 1985)
1985 Max single from Argentina. Focus is represented with Ruleta rusa (Russian roulette)

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Riedel
(Vinyl LP, 1986)
Compilation made as a promotion gift for Dutch company Riedel. Both Thijs van Leer and Jan Akkerman are represented.

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Nederblues
(Vinyl LP, 1988)
Double LP compilation with various Dutch blues bands and artists. Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux performes 'Between Alpha & Omega' and 'Dark Rose', both recorded in 1988.

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A guitar night in Italy
(CD album, 1989)
Night of the guitar recorded live in Rome & Milano 1989. Jan Akkerman performes Sylvia and Hocus Pocus.

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Guitar speak II
(Vinyl LP, 1990)
Ten great songs by ten great guitarists. Jan Akkerman performes Stealth.

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20 Explosive Dynamic Super Smash Hit Explosions!
(CD album, 1991)
An indie/underground tribute to K-Tel records, this sampler contains a surf version of Hocus Pocus performed by Spies Who Surf!

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Soundtrack: Born to ski
(CD album, 1991)
Soundtrack from the Warren Miller film "Born to ski". Jan Akkerman performes "Quiet storm".

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2 meter sessies, volume 3
(CD album, 1992)
Jan Akkerman and B.B. Queen performs (I wanna be) Next to you

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Blues Route '93
(CD album, 1993)
Compilation of 18 artists performing at the Blues Route '93 in Utrecht, Holland with Jan Akkerman performing J.A.P. Blues.

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Parkpop '93
(CD album, 1993)
Parkpop The Hague is one of the largest free popfestivals in Europe. Jan Akkerman is represented with "Key to the highway" on this promotion CD for the 1993 edition of the festival.

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Dutch rock & pop music 1996
(CD album, 1996)
Dutch promo compilation from The Conamus Foundation with various groups and artists. Jan Akkerman performes Traffic Jam.

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Dutch Treats
(CD album, 1996)
Various Dutch pop/rock bands, including Focus and Earth & Fire.

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Dreyfus CD sampler
(CD album, 1997)
Promotion sampler for Dreyfus Records. Philip Catherine Quartet performs "Mingus in the sky" from the CD "Live".

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Merry Christmas
(CD album, 2000)
Christmas songs performed by various Dutch artists. Thijs van Leer performs "God rest you merry gentlemen".

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A portrait for strings (Unitone guitar series)
(CD album, 2001)
A collection of eminent guitarwork from several masters. Jan Akkerman performs two lute pieces: Pavan and Gaillard.

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The guitar players
(CD album, 2001)
3 CD box with various tracks from the world's leading guitar players. Two tracks by Jan Akkerman.

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The Neat singles Collection - Volume one
(CD album, 2002)
On this double CD the British NWOBHM band "Blitzkrieg" performs a S/T track obviously inspired by the "Hocus Pocus" riff.

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Nederbeat Dutch Nuggets 1
(CD album, 2003)
Compilation of various nederbeat artists and bands from the period 1963 to 1969. Two tracks with Johnny and his Cellar Rockers.

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Nederpop met hart en ziel 1955 - 1979
(CD album, 2003)
Compilation of Dutch pop and rock from 1955 to 1979. Focus is represented with Sylvia.

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The Best Prog Rock album in the world ...ever!
(CD album, 2003)
3 CD box with the best of prog rock. Focus is represented with Hocus Pocus.

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Guitar legends
(CD album, 2004)
Double CD with various guitarplayers. Jan Akkerman performs Hocus Pocus and Sylvia's Grandmother.

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The wildlife album
(CD album, 2005)
A special relase promoting and supporting Wildlife Trusts and World Wildlife Fund. Jan Akkerman recorded and performs Rain Happens especially for this compilation.

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Live In Hope: The wildlife album 2
(CD album, 2006)
The second special relase promoting and supporting Wildlife Trusts and World Wildlife Fund. Jan Akkerman performs Wildflower 2.

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Düsseldorfer Jazz Rally 2006
(CD album, 2006)
Promotion CD for Düsseldorfer Jazz Rally 2006. Jan Akkerman performs a live version of Hocus Pocus.

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VPRO nederpop 1968 - 1975
(CD album, 2006)
Compilation CD with live recordings of Dutch rock groups, made by the VPRO Radio station during the 60s and early 70s. Brainbox and Solution are among the bands. Solution plays the song Divergenze, renamed to Tommy by Focus on the 'Moving waves' album.

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Het beste van 2 meter sessies 1987 - 2009
(CD album, 2009)
3 CD set with an impressive selection of artist performing live at the Dutch radio show '2 meter sessies'. Jan Akkerman & Ice T performes 'Addicted to danger'.

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Het beste van Nederpop
(CD album, n/a)
Various dutch rock/blues bands, including The Hunters.

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House of the king / Sylvia
(Vinyl maxi single, n/a)
12 inch maxi singel featuring Focus on one side and Brainbox on the other.

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Sound Monsters
(Vinyl LP, n/a)
Compilation from Argentina. Focus tracks are: House of the king, Round goes the gossip and Sylvia.

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The Dali CD
(CD album, n/a)
Demo CD from Danish speaker manufacturer Dali. Various artist including Jan Akkerman (Am I losing you).

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The world of musical 2
(CD album, n/a)
Compilation of famous musical songs. Thijs van Leer performes 'If I were a rich man'.

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Bloodrock / Hocus Pocus
(Vinyl single, n/a)
Special Canadian release with D.O.A (Bloodrock) on the A-side and Hocus Pocus (Focus) on the B-side.

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Rijam 4 star hits
(Vinyl EP, 1972)
4 track gold coloured flexi disc. Promotion for 'Rijam schoolahenda'. With Kayak, Brainbox, Dizzy man's band and Focus (Hocus Pocus).

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Night of the guitars
(DVD, 2001)
World famous names like Jan Akkerman, Robin Trower and Ronnie Montrose are joined by Laurie Wisefield (Wishbone Ash), Rick Derringer and Ian Crichton (SAGA) for this spectacular "Night of the guitars" show.

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The old grey whistle test
(DVD, 2001)
2 disc anniversary DVD with music and interviews from the BBC TV show. Focus performs Sylvia and Hocus Pocus.

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Classic Rock Festival
(DVD, 2003)
Highlights from the International Classic Rock Festival . Focus performs Hocus Pocus and Sylvia. DVD also contains a backstage featurette with Focus.

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Guitar heroes
(DVD, 2003)
Some of the greatest names in the world of rock guitar presented by Mick Box of Uriah Heep. With Jan Akkerman.

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The guitar wizards
(DVD, 2003)
Some of the greatest names in the world of rock guitar presented by Mick Box of Uriah Heep. With Jan Akkerman.

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Keyboard wizards
(DVD, 2004)
A DVD celebrating some of the greatest keyboard players of all time. Thijs van Leer and Focus performs Eruption.

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Inside the music, promo
(DVD, 2005)
Sampler/promo for the DVD series "Inside the music". With Focus.

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An introduction to the Dutch Music Industry (booklet)
(Books and magazines, 1993)
Adress catalogue of the Dutch music industry. A few articles covering various issues, including Focus related articles.

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Pinkpop 25
(Books and magazines, 1994)
Dutch book covering the first 25 years of the annual rock festival Pinkpop.

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50 Jaar Nederpop (booklet)
(Books and magazines, 2008)
Booklet published in connection with the celebration of 50 anniversary of Nederpop. Articles including Focus and Jan Akkerman. 3 pages PDF for download!

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Night of the guitar leaflet
(Other, 1991)
Night of the guitar leaflet, promoting the "Guitar Speak" records. Jan Akkerman performes on the second album.

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Program for 6th Ards International Guitar Fesival
(Books and magazines, 2002)
Program for 6th Ards International Guitar Festival 2002 in Newtownards, Northern Ireland. Featuring Jan Akkerman.

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Booklet for Beaufort Theatre & Ballroom
(Books and magazines, 2003)
2003 summer program booklet for Beaufort Theatre & Ballroom, Ebbw Vale, Wales.

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Classic Legends of Rock flyer
(Other, 2008)
Flyer promoting "3 classic rock acts in one night", featuring Focus, Wishbone Ash and The Groundhogs.



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