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Strawbs
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After beginning as a bluegrass band called the Strawberry Hill Boys, Strawbs quickly went from a folk-rock style into one of the most prominent British progressive rock bands. Singer-songwriter Dave Cousins has been the sole constant member since the band's founding in 1964. Other members over the decades have included John Hawken (also of Renaissance and Illusion), Rick Wakeman, Dave Lambert, John Ford, Blue Weaver, Chas Cronk, and Brian Willoughby.
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http://www.strawbsweb.co.uk
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Releases on file (34)
Strawbs — The Ferryman's Curse Strawbs — The Ferryman's Curse
(Esoteric Recordings Antenna 5013929477032, 2017, CD)
Strawbs — Hero and Heroine in Ascencia Strawbs — Hero and Heroine in Ascencia
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2050, 2011, CD)
Strawbs — Dancing to the Devil's Beat Strawbs — Dancing to the Devil's Beat
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2045, 2009, CD)
Strawbs — The Broken Hearted Bride Strawbs — The Broken Hearted Bride
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2044, 2008, CD)
Strawbs — Lay down with the Strawbs Strawbs — Lay down with the Strawbs
(Secret CRIDE 84, 2008, 2CD)
Various Artists — Kinections: The ProgDay Support CD Various Artists — Kinections: The ProgDay Support CD
((Not on label) no#, 2005, CD)
Strawbs — Live at NEARfest Strawbs — Live at NEARfest
(Witchwoood Media WMCD2026, 2005, CD)
Strawbs — Painted Sky Strawbs — Painted Sky
(Worldwide, 2005, CD)
Strawbs — Déjà Fou Strawbs — Déjà Fou
(Witchwoood Media WMCD2020, 2004, CD)
Acoustic Strawbs — Live in Toronto at Hugh's Room Acoustic Strawbs — Live in Toronto at Hugh's Room
(Witchwoood Media SP 9913, 2004, DVD)
Strawbs — Blue Angel Strawbs — Blue Angel
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2008, 2003, CD)
Acoustic Strawbs — Baroque & Roll Acoustic Strawbs — Baroque & Roll
(Witchwoood Media WRCD2004, 2001, CD)
Strawbs — Halcyon Days Strawbs — Halcyon Days
(540662-2 , 1997, 2CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Strawbs — Ringing down the Years Strawbs — Ringing down the Years
(Virgin CDV 3031, 1991, CD)
Strawbs — Don't Say Goodbye... Strawbs — Don't Say Goodbye...
(CHORD CD009, 1987, CD)
Strawbs — Deadlines Strawbs — Deadlines
(Arista AB 4172, 1978, LP)
Strawbs — Heartbreak Hill Strawbs — Heartbreak Hill
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2033, 1978/2006, CD)
Strawbs — Burning for You Strawbs — Burning for You
(Oyster OY-1-1604, 1977, LP)
Strawbs — Deep Cuts Strawbs — Deep Cuts
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2031, 1976/2005, CD)
Strawbs — Ghosts Strawbs — Ghosts
(A&M SP-4506, 1975, LP)
Strawbs — Live in Tokyo '75 / Grave New World, the Movie Strawbs — Live in Tokyo '75 / Grave New World, the Movie
(Witchwoood Media SP 9905, 1975/2005, DVD)
Strawbs — Nomadness Strawbs — Nomadness
(A&M SP-4544, 1975, LP)
Strawbs — Hero and Heroine Strawbs — Hero and Heroine
(A&M SP-3607, 1974, LP)
Strawbs — Bursting at the Seams Strawbs — Bursting at the Seams
(A&M SP-4383, 1973, LP)
Strawbs — Grave New World Strawbs — Grave New World
(A&M SP-4344, 1972, LP)
Strawbs — From the Witchwood Strawbs — From the Witchwood
(A&M AMLH 64304, 1971, LP)
Strawbs — Dragonfly Strawbs — Dragonfly
(A&M AMLS 970, 1970, LP)
Strawbs — Just a Collection of Antiques and Curios (Live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall) Strawbs — Just a Collection of Antiques and Curios (Live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall)
(A&M SP-4288, 1970, LP)
Strawbs — Recollection Strawbs — Recollection
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2033, 1970/2006, CD)
Strawbs — Strawbs Strawbs — Strawbs
(A&M AMLS 936, 1969, LP)
Sandy Denny and the Strawbs — All Our Own Work Sandy Denny and the Strawbs — All Our Own Work
(Hannibal HNCD 1361, 1968/1991, CD)
Strawbs — Of a Time Strawbs — Of a Time
(Witchwoood Media WMCD 2054, 1968/2012, CD)
Strawbs — Preserves Uncanned Strawbs — Preserves Uncanned
(The Road Goes on Forever RGF DCD 003, 1968/1991, 2CD)

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