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Pentangle
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Pentangle (or The Pentangle) are a British folk-jazz band with an eclectic mix of folk, jazz, blues and folk rock influences. The original band were active in the late 60s and early 70s, and a later version has been active since the early 80s. The original line-up, which was unchanged throughout the band's first incarnation (1967–1973), was Jacqui McShee (vocals), John Renbourn (vocals, guitar), Bert Jansch (vocals, guitar), Danny Thompson (double bass), and Terry Cox (drums).
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Alan Simon — Excalibur II - The Celtic Ring Alan Simon — Excalibur II - The Celtic Ring
(EMI 0946 3856312 9, 2007, CD)
The Pentangle — Solomon's Seal The Pentangle — Solomon's Seal
(Castle CMQCD555, 1972/2003, CD)
Pentangle — Reflection Pentangle — Reflection
(Castle CMRCD 983, 1971/2001, CD)
Pentangle — Cruel Sister Pentangle — Cruel Sister
(Castle CMRCD206, 1970/2001, CD)
The Pentangle — Basket of Light The Pentangle — Basket of Light
(Castle CMRCD207, 1969/2001, CD)
The Pentangle — The Pentangle The Pentangle — The Pentangle
(Castle CMRCD 131, 1968/2003, CD)
The Pentangle — Sweet Child The Pentangle — Sweet Child
(Castle CMDDD 132, 1968/2001, 2CD)

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