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Glass Tiger

Glass Tiger
Formed: 1984 in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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Disbanded: 1991
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Al Connelly, Alan Frew, Michael Hanson, Wayne Parker, Samuel Reid, Chris McNeill, Sam Reid
Biography: The Ontario-based band Tokyo toured the province for several years before changing their name to Glass Tiger and signing with Capitol. Debut album The Thin Red Line became a hit when "Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)" reached the top of the national charts in the summer of 1986. After 1988's Diamond Sun, ...Read full biography
Thin Red Line
Released: 1986
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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Built on a sturdy pop foundation and powered by Alan Frew's accented voice, Canada's Glass Tiger found instant fame with their debut album, Thin Red Line, in 1986. From it, three singles cracked Billboard's ...Read full review
Diamond Sun
Released: 1988
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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Diamond Sun was Glass Tiger's follow-up to their successful 1986 album Thin Red Line. While not a popular album in the U.S., the album does feature some guest appearance by the Chieftans. Recommended only ...Read full review