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Nektar
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Nektar is an English progressive rock band originally based in Germany. The band formed in Hamburg, Germany in 1969. Founding members of the band included Englishmen Roye Albrighton on guitars and vocals, Allan "Taff" Freeman on keyboards, Derek "Mo" Moore on bass, Ron Howden on drums, and Mick Brockett and Keith Walters on lights and special effects. After releasing several albums of psychedelic rock, the 1973 album Remember the Future brought them international recognition, but subsequent albums failed to equal its popularity. Albrighton left the band by the end of 1976, but returned in 1980 for a reformed version of the group. This version only lasted a couple of years, at which point Nektar split up until a 2000 reunion, which led to new studio recordings.
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Releases on file (22)
Nektar — Live from the Wildey Theatre Nektar — Live from the Wildey Theatre
((Not on label) no#, 2020, DL)
Nektar — The Other Side Nektar — The Other Side
(Esoteric Recordings Antenna 1082, 2020, CD / DL)
Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide Various Artists — Space Rock: An Interstellar Traveler's Guide
(Purple Pyramid CLO0355CD, 2016, 6CD)
Nektar — Time Machine Nektar — Time Machine
(Cleopatra CLP0044, 2013, CD)
Nektar — A Spoonful of Time Nektar — A Spoonful of Time
(Purple Pyramid CLP 8932-2, 2012, CD)
Nektar — Book of Days Nektar — Book of Days
(Bacillus Records 9705425, 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)
Nektar — Evolution Nektar — Evolution
(Eclectic Discs DNECD 1205, 2004, CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Nektar — Man in the Moon Nektar — Man in the Moon
(Voiceprint VP259CD, 1980/2002, CD)
Nektar — Live in New York Nektar — Live in New York
(Bacillus Records 288-09-102, 1977/1991, CD)
Nektar — Magic Is a Child Nektar — Magic Is a Child
(Eclectic Discs DNECD 1211, 1977/2005, CD)
Nektar — The Dream Nebula - Best of 1971-1975 Nektar — The Dream Nebula - Best of 1971-1975
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0301-2, 1975/1998, 2CD)
Nektar — Recycled Nektar — Recycled
(Cleopatra CLP 9179, 1975/2012, CD)
Nektar — Door to the Future - The Lightshow Tapes Volume 1 Nektar — Door to the Future - The Lightshow Tapes Volume 1
(Eclectic Discs DNECD 1212, 1974/2005, CD)
Nektar — Down to Earth Nektar — Down to Earth
(Bellaphon 289-09-006, 1974/1990, CD)
Nektar — Unidentified Flying Abstract Nektar — Unidentified Flying Abstract
(Bellaphon 9724525, 1974/2002, CD)
Nektar — Remember the Future Nektar — Remember the Future
(Dream Nebula DNECD-1204, 1973/2004, CD)
Nektar — Remember the Future - 40th Anniversary Edition Nektar — Remember the Future - 40th Anniversary Edition
(Purple Pyramid CLP 0274, 1973/2013, 2CD)
Nektar — Sunday Night at the London Roundhouse Nektar — Sunday Night at the London Roundhouse
(Bellaphon 9724327, 1973/2002, 2CD)
Nektar — A Tab in the Ocean Nektar — A Tab in the Ocean
(Eclectic Discs DNECD 1201, 1972/2004, CD)
Nektar — Journey to the Centre of the Eye Nektar — Journey to the Centre of the Eye
(Purple Pyramid CLP 9957, 1971/2013, 2CD)

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