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Hölderlin / Hoelderlin

Hölderlin / Hoelderlin
Country
Germany
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Hoelderlin is a German progressive rock band that was formed in 1970 as Hölderlin by Joachim and Christian von Grumbkow with Nanny de Ruig. They are influenced by rock, jazz, and folk music. They changed their name to Hoelderlin in 1973.
Website
http://www.hoelderlin.com
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Releases on file (9)
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)
Hoelderlin — Eight Hoelderlin — Eight
(EMI Germany 00946 3 85385 2 3, 2007, CD)
Hoelderlin — Fata Morgana Hoelderlin — Fata Morgana
(EMI Germany 0946 3 85384 2 4, 1981/2007, CD)
Hoelderlin — New Faces Hoelderlin — New Faces
(EMI Germany 0946 3 85382 2 6, 1979/2005, CD)
Hoelderlin — Traumstadt Live Hoelderlin — Traumstadt Live
(EMI Germany 7243 8 60716 2 0, 1978/2005, CD)
Hoelderlin — Rare Birds Hoelderlin — Rare Birds
(EMI Germany 0946 3 85383 2 5, 1977/2007, CD)
Hoelderlin — Clowns & Clouds Hoelderlin — Clowns & Clouds
(EMI Germany 0946 3 85381 2 7, 1976/2007, CD)
Hoelderlin — Hoelderlin Hoelderlin — Hoelderlin
(EMI Germany 0946 3 85380 2 8, 1975/2007, CD)
Hölderlin — Hölderlins Traum Hölderlin — Hölderlins Traum
(Spalax CD14297, 1972/1997, CD)

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