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Kansas
Formed: 1970 in Topeka, KS
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Steve Morse, Kerry Livgren, Steve Walsh, Phil Ehart, John Elefante, Billy Greer, Dave Hope, Robbie Steinhardt, David Ragsdale, Rich Williams
Biography: Fusing the complexity of British prog rock with an American heartland sound representative of their name, Kansas were among the most popular bands of the late '70s; though typically dismissed by critics, many of the group's hits remain staples of AOR radio play lists to this day. Formed in Topeka in ...Read full biography
Somewhere to Elsewhere
Released: 2000
Label: Magna Carta
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Kansas' 2000 album Somewhere to Elsewhere is notable because it's the first recording by the original six members in almost 20 years. Joining vocalist Steve Walsh, guitarist Richard Williams, vocalist/violinist ...Read full review
Point of Know Return
Released: 1977
Label: Kirshner Records
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This is the definitive Kansas recording and includes their most famous tune, "Dust in the Wind." The band is in peak form and also churned out the single "Point of Know Return," which is still played daily ...Read full review
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