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King Crimson

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King Crimson

”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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The Road to Red (DGM Live, 2013)
Larks' Tongues in Aspic (40th Anniversary Series)(DGM Live, 2012/1973)
Discipline (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2011/1981)
Starless and Bible Black (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2011/1974)
In the Wake of Poseidon(40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2010/1970)
Islands (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2010/1971)
In the Court of the Crimson King (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2009/1969)
Red (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2009/1975)
Lizard (40th Anniversary Series) (DGM Live, 2009/1970)
The Power to Believe (DGM Live, 2003)
Heavy ConstruKction (DGM Live, 2000)
The ConstruKction of Light (DGM Live, 2000)
Absent Lovers: Live in Montreal (DGM Live, 1998)
Epitaph (DGM Live, 1997)
The Night Watch (DGM Live, 1997)
Thrakattak (DGM Live, 1996)
Thrak (DGM Live, 1995)
B'Boom: Live in Argentina (DGM Live, 1995)
The Great Deceiver (1973-1974) (DGM Live, 1992)
Three of a Perfect Pair (DGM Live, 1983)
Beat (DGM Live, 1982)
USA (DGM Live, 1976)
Earthbound (DGM Live, 1972)

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