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Round House

Round House
Country
Japan
Profile
Japanese instrumental fusion band started in the 70s, and seems to have reconstituted itself as a symphonic progressive band with expanded membership and elaborate stage productions.
Website
http://www.plactn.co.jp/roundhouse/default2.htm
Related articles (2)
Releases on file (4)
Round House — Live @ 2001 in Osaka Round House — Live @ 2001 in Osaka
(Music Term MTP-101, 2001, CD)
Various Artists — 70's West Japanese Rock Scene Various Artists — 70's West Japanese Rock Scene
(Belle Antique 9461, 1979/1994, CD)
Round House — Wings to Rest Round House — Wings to Rest
(Music Term MTP-103, 1979/2002, CD)
Round House — Jin.Zo-Ni.N.Gen Round House — Jin.Zo-Ni.N.Gen
(Lion 217, 1978/2008, CD)

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