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PYRAMIDS, THE

 
"Birth Speed Merging (1976) represents the San Francisco Bay Area era of the band. Relocating from Yellow Springs, Ohio in 1974 The Pyramids quickly met other musicians in the thriving San Francisco Bay Area music scene. After the departure of original member Kimathi ...
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DB165 | DISKO B

"King of Kings (1974) was the second album that reunited all original members includ-ing drummer Donald Robinson while adding several special guests, pianist Jerome Sanders, and cellist Chris Chafe. King of Kings was recorded at Appalachia Sound Recording Studio located ...
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DB164 | DISKO B

"Lalibela (1973) was the first album recorded by The Pyramids following their landmark journey throughout Africa as students from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. The album is one of the first cutting-edge "concept" albums as each side of the LP seamlessly ...
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DB163 | DISKO B

"When a young Idris Ackamoor was given the opportunity to travel to Europe with a saxophone and a tape recorder, there was only one thing he was going to do: form a jazz band. Contemporaries of Sun Ra and the Art Ensemble of Chicago, The Pyramids created a unique ...
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DB159CD | DISKO B

vinyl version comes in gatefold sleeve
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DB159 | DISKO B

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"The adventure begins! Discover The Pyramids again! Founded 40 years ago in 1972 The Pyramids released three albums before splitting up in 1977 - Lalibela (1973), King Of Kings (1974) followed by the seminal Birth/Speed/Merging LP (1976). Three albums that made them ...
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DB162 | DISKO B