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Fav musicians and when I discovered them
With my recent discovery of Saint Etienne, I decided to look back at the musicians that have enriched my life, through the years:

1959, Prokofiev (Peter & the Wolf);
1962-67, Bernard Herrmann;
1964, Dean Martin;
1964-70, The Beatles;
1965-68, Beach Boys;
1965-66, Petula Clark;
1966-67, Mamas & the Papas, Monkees;
1968-69, Blood, Sweat & Tears;
1969, Creedence Clearwater Revival;
1971, Carole King;
1968-71, Moody Blues;
1970, George Harrison, Holst (The Planets Suite);
1970-73, Elton John;
1969-71, Chicago, Procul Harum;
1971-80, John Lennon;
1972-73, Bartok, Ravel, Shostakovich, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Joni Mitchell; Glenn Miller ‘s Army/Air Force Band;
1972-74, Bonzo Dog Band;
1973-74, Judy Collins, Harry Nilsson, The Kinks, Rod Stewart, Stevie Wonder, Electric Light Orchestra;
1975-75, Erik Satie;
1975, Michael Murphy;
1971-1979, Paul McCartney;
1973-79, Leo Kottke, Supertramp;
1976-77, Cat Stevens, Debussy (again), Tchaikovsky, Khachaturian;
1978, Pete Townshend;
1978-79, 1983, Billy Joel, Dixie Dregs;
1979, Fleetwood Mac;
1980, Split Enz;
1981, ABBA (The Visitors), Genesis, Orchestral Maneouvers in the Dark;
1982, The Clash, The English Beat;
1982-86, XTC;
1982-84, Big Country, Simple Minds;
1983, Duke Ellington, The Fixx, Greg Kihn, Madness, Midnight Oil, Tears for Fears;
1984, The dBs, INXS;
1985, Kate Bush, Talking Heads;
1986-87, The Art of Noise, Love & Rockets, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Squeeze;
1987-93, Crowded House, New Order;
1988-89, R.E.M., Wire;
2002, Coldplay;
2006-07, Arcade Fire, The Damned;
2007-08, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club;
2010, Bizet;
2012-16, Deerhoof;
2013-14, Blonde Redhead;
2014-15, Blur, The Fall, Sonic Youth, Sparks;
2015-16, Belle & Sebastian;
2017, Saint Etienne
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