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Island

Island
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Switzerland
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Island was a dark progressive rock band from Switzerland featuring Benjamin Jäger (vocals), Güge Jürg Meier (drums), Peter Scherer (keyboards), René Fisch (woodwinds, vocals). During their time together, the band released only a single album, though other material has surfaced since.
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Island — Pictures Island — Pictures
(Laser's Edge LE 1024, 1977/1996, CD)
Island — Pyrrho Island — Pyrrho
(Z-Records no#, 1976/2005, 2CD)

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