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The original line-up for Captain Beyond was singer Rod Evans (ex-Deep Purple), drummer Bobby Caldwell (ex-Johnny Winter), guitarist Larry "Rhino" Reinhardt and bassist Lee Dorman (both ex-Iron Butterfly), and keyboardist Lewie Gold. Gold left due to personal reasons before the first album was recorded. The remaining line-up recorded the self-titled debut album, released in 1972. Multiple personnel changes followed, and a second album was released in 1973. The band reformed in 1976 with Willy Daffern on vocals, and Bobby Caldwell, Rhino, and Lee Dorman completing the line-up. They recorded the band's third album, but broke up in 1978.
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Various Artists — Thousand Days of Yesterdays - A Tribute to Captain Beyond Various Artists — Thousand Days of Yesterdays - A Tribute to Captain Beyond
(Record Heaven RHCD19, 1999, CD)
Captain Beyond — Dawn Explosion Captain Beyond — Dawn Explosion
(Friday FRM 1087, 1977/2008, CD)
Captain Beyond — Sufficiently Breathless Captain Beyond — Sufficiently Breathless
(Capricorn Records 314 558 380-2, 1973/1998, CD)
Captain Beyond — Captain Beyond Captain Beyond — Captain Beyond
(Capricorn Records 314 536 107-2, 1972/1997, CD)

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