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King Crimson

Primary Instrument: Band/orchestra

Active since: 1969    

”King Crimson is, as always, more a way of doing things. When there is nothing to be done, nothing is done: Crimson disappears. When there is music to be played, Crimson reappears. If all of life were this simple”. Robert Fripp

King Crimson was conceived in November 1968 and born on January 13th 1969 in the Fulham Palace Cafe, London (Fripp/Ian McDonald/Greg Lake/Michael Giles/Pete Sinfield), coming to prominence after supporting The Rolling Stones at Hyde Park. Their ground-breaking debut In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) described by Pete Townshend as “an uncanny masterpiece”, began a career that has spanned four decades and influenced many bands and individuals including Yes, Genesis, Tool, and Porcupine Tree....
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    King Crimson: The Road to Red

    DGM Live
    2013
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    The Road To Red

    Prestige
    2013
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    USA

    Prestige
    2013
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    King Crimson: Larks' Tongues in Aspic (40th Anniversary Series Box)

    DGM Live
    2012
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    King Crimson: Discipline (40th Anniversary Series)

    DGM Live
    2011
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    King Crimson: Starless and Bible Black (40th Anniversary Series)

    DGM Live
    2011
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    The Collectable King Crimson Volume Five (Live In Japan 1995 - The...

    Prestige
    2010
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The Road to Red

(2013)

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