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2.89 | 10 ratings | 1 reviews | 20% 5 stars

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Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 1972

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Sylvia
2. House Of The King

Line-up / Musicians

- Jan Akkerman / solo & acoustic guitars
- Bert Ruiter / bass
- Pierre van der Linden / drums
- Thijs van Leer / vocal, organ, piano, Alto, flute piccolo, Harpsichord

Releases information

Record Label: Polydor
Catalogue No: 2001-422
Country of Origin: UK

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FOCUS Sylvia ratings distribution

(10 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(20%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(50%)
Good, but non-essential (10%)
Collectors/fans only (20%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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2 stars Two of Focus' biggest hits ( we all know what the other one is ) on one 45 rpm single ! Both the pop oriented A side Sylvia and the folky flute led House of the King ( often mistaken for a Jethro Tull piece ) appeared on the 1972 LP Focus 3. This particular single peaked at #4 on the UK chart ... (read more)

Report this review (#250596) | Posted by Vibrationbaby | Saturday, November 14, 2009 | Review Permanlink

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