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The Free Spirits

The Free Spirits has been played on NTS in shows including Janie Jones, featured first on 7 October 2018. Songs played include Cosmic Daddy Dancer.

New York City, US, 1966-1967

The Free Spirits were one of the very first instances in history when jazz and rock was combined and are listed in jazz literature as the first jazz-rock band. They were formed in 1966 in NYC by primarily jazz musicians who "decided to play rock". Among them was Larry Coryell. They recorded one album, Out Of Sight And Sound, which was released in 1967. The album contains songs flavoured by jazz harmonies and arrangements with a…

Cosmic Daddy Dancer
The Free Spirits
ABC Records1967
Cosmic Daddy Dancer
The Free SpiritsABC Records1967