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Michael Shrieve

Michael Shrieve
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United States
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Michael Shrieve is an American drummer (born July 6, 1949, in San Francisco), a founder member of the first Santana band. He played on their first eight albums, until 1974, and later become an electronic music composer and player.
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http://michaelshrieve.com
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Releases on file (15)
Jeff Greinke — Scenes from a Train Jeff Greinke — Scenes from a Train
(Infectious 155, 2013, CD)
Various Artists — Miniatures 2 Various Artists — Miniatures 2
(Cherry Red CD BRED 165, 2000, CD)
Michael Shrieve — Transfer Station Blue Michael Shrieve — Transfer Station Blue
(Fortuna CD FOR 023, 1984/1986, CD)
Klaus Schulze — Tonwelle Klaus Schulze — Tonwelle
(MIG 00622 2CD, 1981/2012, 2CD)
Arthur Brown & Richard Wahnfried — Time Actor Arthur Brown & Richard Wahnfried — Time Actor
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2282, 1979/2011, CD)
Stomu Yamash'ta's Go — Go Too Stomu Yamash'ta's Go — Go Too
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2151, 1977/2009, CD)
Wilding / Bonus — Pleasure Signals Wilding / Bonus — Pleasure Signals
(Ozone OZ002-2, 1977/1993, CD)
Stomu Yamash'ta / Steve Winwood / Michael Shrieve — Go Stomu Yamash'ta / Steve Winwood / Michael Shrieve — Go
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC 2081, 1976/2008, CD)
Stomu Yamash'ta's Go — Go Live from Paris Stomu Yamash'ta's Go — Go Live from Paris
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC 2086, 1976/2008, CD)
Santana — Lotus Santana — Lotus
(Columbia C2K 46764, 1974/2003, 2CD)
Carlos Santana & John McLaughlin — Love Devotion Surrender Carlos Santana & John McLaughlin — Love Devotion Surrender
(Columbia CK 32034, 1973/1988, CD)
Santana — Welcome Santana — Welcome
(Columbia CK 85944, 1973/2003, CD)
Santana — Caravanserai Santana — Caravanserai
(Columbia CK 63595, 1972/2003, CD)
Santana — Abraxas Santana — Abraxas
(Columbia CK 30130, 1970/2011, CD)
Santana — Santana Santana — Santana
(Columbia CK 65489, 1969/2006, CD)

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