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Roxy Music
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Roxy Music was the brainchild of singer Bryan Ferry and its earliest incarnation consisted of Bryan Ferry (vocals, keyboards), Andy Mackay (sax, oboe), Graham Simpson (bass), Roger Bunn (guitar), Dexter Lloyd (drums) and Brian Eno (tapes, electronics). The addition of Phil Manzanera on guitar completed the most famous version of the band, which (after Eno's departure) endured for many years as Ferry, Mackay, and Manzanera with varying other personnel. Their music ranged from experimental art-rock to dance music and softer pop styles.
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http://roxymusic.co.uk
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Releases on file (14)
Various Artists — Space Daze 2000 Various Artists — Space Daze 2000
(Cleopatra 1944, 1996, CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Roxy Music — Heart Still Beating Roxy Music — Heart Still Beating
(Virgin ROXYCD10, 1990/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — The High Road Roxy Music — The High Road
(Warner Bros 9 23808-1 B, 1983, LP)
Roxy Music — Avalon Roxy Music — Avalon
(Virgin ROXYCD9, 1982/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Flesh + Blood Roxy Music — Flesh + Blood
(Virgin ROXYCD8, 1980/1999, CD)
Eddie Jobson — 1971-1979 The Band Years Eddie Jobson — 1971-1979 The Band Years
((Not on label) no#, 1979/2018, 2CD)
Roxy Music — Manifesto Roxy Music — Manifesto
(Virgin ROXYCD7, 1976/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Viva! Roxy Music Roxy Music — Viva! Roxy Music
(Virgin ROXYCDX6, 1976/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Siren Roxy Music — Siren
(Virgin ROXYCD5, 1975/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Country Life Roxy Music — Country Life
(Virgin ROXYCD4, 1974/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — For Your Pleasure Roxy Music — For Your Pleasure
(Virgin ROXYCD2, 1973/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Stranded Roxy Music — Stranded
(Virgin ROXYCD3, 1973/1999, CD)
Roxy Music — Roxy Music Roxy Music — Roxy Music
(Virgin ROXYCD1, 1972/1999, CD)

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