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Gary Wright

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Gary Wright: Extraction (A&M AMLS 2004); Shawn Phillips: Second Contribution (A&M AMLS 2006)

Review by Nick Jones, Cream, May 1971

ALTHOUGH BOTH these A&M albums appear to be "solo" outings it should be realised as soon as possible that neither of them are solitary landscapes. ...

Procol Harum: Procol's Ninth; Gary Wright: Dream Weaver

Review by Ken Barnes, Creem, November 1975

AFTER EIGHT albums with only minor format variations, Procol Harum seemed to be a predictable institution that may have outlived its usefulness. ...

Gary Wright: Wright At Last

Profile and Interview by Chris Charlesworth, Melody Maker, 5 June 1976

AFTER TEN years of trial and error – with eight of them spent in England drifting in and out of Spooky Tooth – Gary Wright ...

Yes, Peter Frampton, Gary Wright: JFK Stadium, Philadelphia

Live Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 26 June 1976

PHILADELPHIA: As rocket shells burst overhead and mortars roared only feet away, a lone Englishman with a dapper moustache smiled with delight as he stood ...

Yes: The Biggest Gig In The Entire History Of The World

Report by Phil Sutcliffe, Sounds, 26 June 1976

Bicentennialand and rock's favourite vegetarians take Phil Sutcliffe by storm. ...

Yes, Peter Frampton, Gentle Giant, Gary Wright: Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim CA

Live Review by Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 19 July 1976

Yes, Frampton in Rock Concert ...

Peter Frampton: Empire Pool, Wembley, London

Live Review by Chris Salewicz, New Musical Express, 30 October 1976

Rock genius...or just another biodegradable pretty boy? C. SALEWICZ sinks his nashers in P. FRAMPTON's persona and finds it... ALL SMILE AND NO TEETH! ...

Fleetwood Mac, the Doobie Brothers, Gary Wright, Steve Gibbons: Day on the Green, Oakland Coliseum Stadium, Oakland CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, The San Francisco Examiner, 8 May 1977

Downpour fails to dampen Day on the Green spirits ...

Dream Weaver Gary Wright Was Best Friends With a Beatle

Interview by Bob Ruggiero, Houston Press, 15 October 2014

THERE AREN'T many more concrete instances of one singer being so clearly connected to one song in the classic rock canon than Gary Wright with ...

see also Spooky Tooth


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