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  • And at any given moment one of their songs is as likely to borrow from King Crimson as it is from Crazy Horse.

    Mrs. Tansy Maude Peregrine: Denver's Essential Concert Calendar

  • After her divorce from Ronson, Dexter-Jones married the musician Mick Jones – not, alas, the former lead guitarist and co-founder of the Clash, but rather the guitarist and founder of AOR stalwarts Foreigner, whose hits include Cold As Ice, Feels Like the First Time and I Want to Know What Love Is. Ian McDonald, who also plays guitar in Foreigner, was a founding member of the prog band King Crimson.

    Great dynasties of the world: The Dexter-Joneses

  • Then, there's the classical side, the rock bands--Parliament, Funkadelic, James Brown, King Crimson, Pink Floyd, Hendrix--I could keep going because that's what I listened to when I was a kid--Led Zeppelin, Elton John, Commodores.

    Mike Ragogna: From D.C.'s Kennedy Center to East of Angel Town : Conversations with Branford Marsalis and Peter Cincotti

  • The band and I had a ball listening to King Crimson, Neil Young, and Crazy Horse.

    Me, The Mob, And The Music

  • While your buddy sits inside watching television with the sound turned off, listening to King Crimson and doing bong hits out of the bag he just bought for you, you sit in the car and wonder when the cop cars are going to pull up.


  • Time Out paved the way for greater acceptance and experimentation with odd time signatures, though its lasting legacy can be found not in jazz but in prog rock bands like Yes, King Crimson, and Pink Floyd.

    Matthew Kohut: Meltdown: The Year Jazz Threw Out the Rules

  • My true musical love is the prog rock bands of the early 70's: ELP, King Crimson, Gentle Giant, pre-top 40 Yes and Genesis etc.

    Compare and Contrast 16

  • FWIW, one of the King Crimson boxed sets features a recording of Robert Fripp doing some two-handed tapping in 1969, on a Donovan cover of all things.

    Guitar Fridays: Two-Handed Tapping

  • Bands like ELP, King Crimson, pre-pop hits Genesis and Yes, Van Der Graaf Generator and especially Gentle Giant have a bunch of very harmonically interesting songs.

    Top of the whats?

  • Meanwhile, King Crimson could wipe the floor with the lot of 'em, and they're sneered at, dismissed out of hand, no matter how good the music might be.

    Heliane: the reckoning


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