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Guru Guru
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Germany
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German Krautrock band formed in 1968 by former Irene Schweizer Trio musicians: Mani Neumeier (drums) and Uli Trepte (bass) as Guru Guru Groove, later shortened to Guru Guru. The group's original guitarist was Eddy Naegeli, who was replaced first by Jim Kennedy (an American) and then Ax Genrich, solidifying the band's best known configuration. Trepte departed in 1972, and Genrich stayed on board until 1973, after which personnel changes accompanied nearly every album released, with Neumeier being the only constant.
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Releases on file (31)
Guru Guru — Live in China Guru Guru — Live in China
(Trance-Music, 2020, CD+DVD)
Guru Guru — Rotate! Guru Guru — Rotate!
(TranceMusic, 2018, CD)
Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide
(Purple Pyramid CLO0355CD, 2016, 6CD)
Guru Guru — Psy Guru Guru — Psy
(Trance Music TM 0108 CD, 2008, CD)
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)
Acidmothersguruguru — Psychedelicnavigator Acidmothersguruguru — Psychedelicnavigator
(Important Records imprec160, 2007, CD)
Guru Guru — 2000 Gurus Guru Guru — 2000 Gurus
(Fünfundvierzig 112, 2000, CD)
Guru Guru — 30 Jahre Live Guru Guru — 30 Jahre Live
(Revisited Records SPV 304952 DCD+CD, 1998/2006, 3CD)
Various Artists — Archives of Space Various Artists — Archives of Space
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0064-2, 1997, CD)
Various Artists — Area 51 - The Roswell Incident Various Artists — Area 51 - The Roswell Incident
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0172, 1997, 2CD)
Guru Guru — Moshi Moshi Guru Guru — Moshi Moshi
(Think Progressive TPCD 1.705.001, 1997, CD)
Guru Guru — Space Ship (The Best of Part 1) Guru Guru — Space Ship (The Best of Part 1)
(Cleopatra CLP 9716-2, 1996, CD)
Guru Guru — Wah Wah Guru Guru — Wah Wah
(Revisited Records SPV 305342 CD, 1995/2006, CD)
Guru Guru — Shake Well Guru Guru — Shake Well
(Revisited Records SPV 305332 CD, 1993/2006, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 16 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 16
(Garden of Delights CD 160, 1980/2010, CD)
Guru Guru — Hey Du Guru Guru — Hey Du
(Revisited Records SPV 304942 CD, 1979/2006, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 13 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 13
(Garden of Delights CD 130, 1979/2007, CD)
Guru Guru — Live Guru Guru — Live
(Think Progressive TPCD 1.504.001, 1978/1995, CD)
Guru Guru — Globetrotter Guru Guru — Globetrotter
(Brain 60.039, 1977, LP)
Guru Guru — Tango Fango Guru Guru — Tango Fango
(Revisited Records SPV 306552 CD, 1976/2009, CD)
Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 8 Various Artists — Psychedelic Underground 8
(Garden of Delights CD 080, 1975/2003, CD)
Guru Guru — Dance of the Flames Guru Guru — Dance of the Flames
(Revisited Records SPV 304932 CD, 1974/2006, CD)
Guru Guru / Uli Trepte — Hot on Spot / Inbetween Guru Guru / Uli Trepte — Hot on Spot / Inbetween
(Spalax CD14998, 1974/1996, CD)
Guru Guru — Don't Call Us (We Call You) Guru Guru — Don't Call Us (We Call You)
(Revisited Records SPV 305322 DCD, 1973/2006, CD)
Guru Guru — Guru Guru Guru Guru — Guru Guru
(Brain 07314 511735-2, 1973/2004, CD)
Guru Guru — Wiesbaden 1973 Guru Guru — Wiesbaden 1973
(Garden of Delights CD156, 1973/2010, CD)
Guru Guru — Känguru Guru Guru — Känguru
(Brain SPV 306272 CD, 1972/2009, CD)
Guru Guru — Hinten Guru Guru — Hinten
(Captain Trip CTCD-626, 1971/2008, CD)
Guru Guru — Essen 1970 Guru Guru — Essen 1970
(Garden of Delights CD 075, 1970/2002, CD)
Guru Guru — UFO Guru Guru — UFO
(LION 626, 1970/2008, CD)
Guru Guru Groove Band — The Birth of Krautrock 1969 Guru Guru Groove Band — The Birth of Krautrock 1969
(Cleopatra CLO 0253, 1969/2016, CD/LP)

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