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The Birth of Brand X - Part III

 I saw Brand X twice in the late ‘70’s at the Roxy Theater in Los Angeles.  As it turned out, these were rare chances to see this band in concert, delivering blistering performances of some of the most progressive jazz-fusion ever created.   1,879 more words

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Brand X, my favorite!

Many years ago, when generic brand grocery products were introduced on the market, the small, local store dedicated an entire wall to them. The interesting part is all the items, regardless of what they were, came in plain white packaging with their names in bold black lettering. 114 more words


The Birth of Brand X - Part I

Brand X is a band that originated in the mid 1970’s out of London. While best categorized as jazz-fusion, Brand X incorporated rock and progressive genres into their work.  907 more words

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Marscape's Dreamy Landscape

The beautiful, haunting 1976 album Marscape, by Jack Lancaster and Robin Lumley, is available again from Gonzo Multimedia.  Except for Jack Lancaster (winds), Bernie Frost (voices), and Simon Jeffs (koto), the musicians on the work are also the founding members of the jazz fusion band… 451 more words

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