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Creedence Clearwater Revival

Creedence Clearwater Revival
Formed: 1967 in El Cerrito, CA
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Disbanded: Oct, 1972
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: John Fogerty, Doug Clifford, Tom Fogerty, Stu Cook
Biography: At a time when rock was evolving away from the forces that had made the music possible in the first place, Creedence Clearwater Revival brought things back to their roots with their concise synthesis of rockabilly, swamp pop, R&B, and country. Though the music of CCR was very much a group effort in their ...Read full biography
Willy and the Poor Boys
Released: 1969
Label: Victor Records
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Make no mistake, Willy & the Poor Boys is a fun record, perhaps the breeziest album CCR ever made. Apart from the eerie minor-key closer "Effigy" (one of John Fogerty's most haunting numbers), there is ...Read full review
Green River
Released: 1969
Label: Victor Records
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If anything, CCR's third album Green River represents the full flower of their classic sound initially essayed on its predecessor, Bayou Country. One of the differences between the two albums is that Green ...Read full review
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