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Eiliff
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Formed in the late 60’s, Eiliff was a German band who turned fusion on its head with a pair of studio albums featuring classy Canterbury-style jamming with bass, guitar and keyboards plus some ethnic instruments thrown in (mostly the sitar). Being somewhat out of step with the then dominant Kosmiche tradition, the band never really made a name for themselves despite displaying some phenomenal musicianship.
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Steven Freeman and Alan Freeman — The Crack in the Cosmic Egg Steven Freeman and Alan Freeman — The Crack in the Cosmic Egg
(Audion ISBN 0-9529506-0-CDRO, 2007, CD-ROM)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 4 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 4
(Garden of Delights CD 040, 1975/2000, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 9 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 9
(Garden of Delights CD 090, 1975/2003, CD)
Eiliff — Bremen 1972 Eiliff — Bremen 1972
(Garden of Delights CD 082, 1972/2003, CD)
Eiliff — Close Encounters with Their Third One Eiliff — Close Encounters with Their Third One
(Garden of Delights CD 036, 1972/1999, CD)
Eiliff — Girlrls Eiliff — Girlrls
(World Wide SPM-WWR-CD-0068, 1972/1994, CD)
Eiliff — Eiliff Eiliff — Eiliff
(World Wide SPM-WWR-CD-0067, 1971/1994, CD)

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