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Clearlight
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France
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French progressive rock super-group project fronted by keyboard player Cyrille Verdeaux (formerly of the pre-ZNR group Barricade), initially credited as a Verdeaux project with the album title Clearlight Symphony thereafter Clearlight became the band name. The band featured a shifting all-star cast of Gong members and other top musicians of the French prog and underground scenes.
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http://www.clearlight888music.com
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Releases on file (13)
Spirits Burning & Clearlight — The Roadmap in Your Head Spirits Burning & Clearlight — The Roadmap in Your Head
(Gonzo Multimedia HST423, 2016, CD)
Clearlight — Impressionist Symphony Clearlight — Impressionist Symphony
(Gonzo Multimedia HST214CD, 2014, CD)
Spirits Burning & Clearlight — Healthy Music in Large Doses Spirits Burning & Clearlight — Healthy Music in Large Doses
(Gonzo Multimedia HST117CD, 2013, CD)
Clearlight — Infinite Symphony Clearlight — Infinite Symphony
(Clearlight Music C8M-008, 2003, CD)
Various Artists — Kalevala - A Finnish Progressive Rock Epic Various Artists — Kalevala - A Finnish Progressive Rock Epic
(Musea FGBG 4463.AR, 2003, 3CD)
Clearlight/Cyrille Verdeaux — Rainbow Music: Best of Cyrille Verdeaux 1975-2000 Clearlight/Cyrille Verdeaux — Rainbow Music: Best of Cyrille Verdeaux 1975-2000
(Clearlight Music C8M-100, 2000, CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Clearlight — Symphony II Clearlight — Symphony II
(Mantra 044, 1990, CD)
Clearlight — Visions Clearlight — Visions
(Canal LM 900, 1978/1994, CD)
Clearlight — Les Contes du Singe Fou Clearlight — Les Contes du Singe Fou
(Clearlight Music C8M-003, 1976/2000, CD)
Clearlight — Forever Blowing Bubbles Clearlight — Forever Blowing Bubbles
(Clearlight Music C8M-002, 1975/2000, CD)
Delired Cameleon Family — Musique du Film Delired Cameleon Family — Musique du Film "Visa de Censure N°X" de Pierre Clementi
(Clearlight Music C8M-004, 1975/2000, CD)
Clearlight — Symphony Clearlight — Symphony
(Gonzo Multimedia HST207CD, 1975/2014, CD)

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