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André Balzer

André Balzer
Country
France
Profile
Best known for his years as the vocalist of Atoll in the 70s, Balzer is also a proficient instrumentalist and composer. After a long hiatus, his first solo project Entre l'alpha & l'oméga (Opus I) appeared in 2011.
Website
http://myspace.com/andrebalzer
Related articles (3)
Releases on file (5)
André Balzer — Entre l'alpha & l'omega (Opus 1) André Balzer — Entre l'alpha & l'omega (Opus 1)
(Musea MP 3227, 2011, CD)
Atoll — Rock Puzzle Atoll — Rock Puzzle
(Musea FGBG 4024.AR, 1979/1993, CD)
Atoll — Tertio Atoll — Tertio
(Musea FGBG 2102.AR, 1977/2004, CD)
Atoll — L'Araignée-Mal Atoll — L'Araignée-Mal
(Musea FGBG 2101.AR, 1975/2004, CD)
Atoll — Musiciens - Magiciens Atoll — Musiciens - Magiciens
(Musea FGBG 2100.AR, 1974/2004, CD)

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