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Kit Watkins

Kit Watkins
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Kit Watkins is an American keyboard player and composer most widely known as a member of Happy the Man. His solo work ranges from progressive instrumentals to ambient electronic music.
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http://www.kitwatkins.com
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Releases on file (46)
Kit Watkins — Field of View Kit Watkins — Field of View
((Not on label) no#, 2019, CD / DL)
Frank Wyatt & Friends — Zeitgeist Frank Wyatt & Friends — Zeitgeist
(no#, 2019, CD)
Kit Watkins — Land Kit Watkins — Land
((Not on label) no#, 2015, CD)
Kit Watkins — Mockingbird Mantras Kit Watkins — Mockingbird Mantras
((Not on label) No #, 2015, DL)
Kit Watkins — Sky Zone Kit Watkins — Sky Zone
((Not on label) no#, 2006, CD)
Kit Watkins — World Fiction Kit Watkins — World Fiction
((Not on label) no#, 2005, CD)
Kit Watkins — Flying Petals Kit Watkins — Flying Petals
((Not on label) no#, 2004, CD)
Tone Ghost Ether — Guard Lock Skin Tone Ghost Ether — Guard Lock Skin
(Earth Mantra 054, 2004, CD)
Tone Ghost Ether — Condor Sail Curve Tone Ghost Ether — Condor Sail Curve
(Earth Mantra 051, 2002, CD)
Tone Ghost Ether — Hydrogen 2 Oxygen Tone Ghost Ether — Hydrogen 2 Oxygen
(Earth Mantra 061, 2002, CD)
Andy West — Rama 1 Andy West — Rama 1
(Magna Carta MA-9061-2, 2002, CD)
Tone Ghost Ether — The White Space Tone Ghost Ether — The White Space
(Earth Mantra 057, 2002, CD)
Kit Watkins — The Gathering, Set 1 Kit Watkins — The Gathering, Set 1
(Earth Mantra earman045, 2001/2008, DL)
Kit Watkins — The Gathering, Set 2 Kit Watkins — The Gathering, Set 2
(Earth Mantra earman046, 2001/2008, CD)
Kit Watkins — Music for the End Kit Watkins — Music for the End
(Earth Mantra earman062, 2001/2008, DL)
Kit Watkins — Rolling Curve Kit Watkins — Rolling Curve
(Earth Mantra earman043, 2000/2008, DL)
Kit Watkins — The Unseen Kit Watkins — The Unseen
(mp3.com 33914, 2000, CD)
Forrest Fang — The Blind Messenger Forrest Fang — The Blind Messenger
(Cuneiform Rune 98, 1997, CD)
Kit Watkins — Beauty Drifting Kit Watkins — Beauty Drifting
(Linden Music LM 2024, 1996, CD)
Carl Weingarten — The Acoustic Shadow Carl Weingarten — The Acoustic Shadow
(Multiphase Records MP-CD 103, 1995, CD)
Kit Watkins — Holographic Tapestries Kit Watkins — Holographic Tapestries
(Linden Music LM 2023, 1995, CD)
Various Artists — Unsettled Scores Various Artists — Unsettled Scores
(Cuneiform Rune 75/76, 1995, 2CD)
Djam Karet — Collaborator Djam Karet — Collaborator
(HC Productions HC008, 1994, CD)
Richard Sinclair — R.S.V.P. Richard Sinclair — R.S.V.P.
(Sinclair Songs CD 001, 1994, CD)
Kit Watkins — Circle Kit Watkins — Circle
(Linden Music LM 2009, 1993, CD)
Kit Watkins — Kinetic Vapors Kit Watkins — Kinetic Vapors
(Linden Music LM 2014, 1993, CD)
Coco Roussel — Reaching Beyond Coco Roussel — Reaching Beyond
(Linden Music LM2006, 1992, CD)
Kit Watkins — Wet, Dark, and Low Kit Watkins — Wet, Dark, and Low
(One Way OW 35162, 1992/2000, CD)
Kit Watkins — A Different View Kit Watkins — A Different View
(Linden Music LM 2003, 1991, CD)
Kit Watkins — Thought Tones, Volume 2 Kit Watkins — Thought Tones, Volume 2
(Earth Mantra earman059, 1991/2008, DL)
Happy the Man — 3rd - Better Late... Happy the Man — 3rd - Better Late...
(Cuneiform WMAS 55001, 1990/1979, CD)
Kit Watkins — Sunstruck Kit Watkins — Sunstruck
(Linden Music LM 2018, 1990/1994, CD)
Kit Watkins — Thought Tones, Volume 1 Kit Watkins — Thought Tones, Volume 1
(Earth Mantra earman058, 1990/2008, DL)
Kit Watkins — Azure Kit Watkins — Azure
(East Side Digital esd 80242, 1989, CD)
Kit Watkins & Coco Roussel — In Time Kit Watkins & Coco Roussel — In Time
(Linden Music LM 2016, 1985/1995, CD)
However — Calling However — Calling
(Kinesis KDCD 1013, 1984/1995, CD)
Kit Watkins / Brad Allen — Frames of Mind Kit Watkins / Brad Allen — Frames of Mind
(Azymuth AZ-1002, 1982, LP)
Camel  — On the Road 1982 Camel — On the Road 1982
(Camel Productions CP-005CD, 1982/1994, CD)
Camel — Nude Camel — Nude
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC 2159, 1981/2009, CD)
Kit Watkins — Labyrinth Kit Watkins — Labyrinth
(One Way OW 35160, 1980/2000, CD)
Camel — I Can See Your House from Here Camel — I Can See Your House from Here
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC 2158, 1979/2009, CD)
Happy the Man — Crafty Hands Happy the Man — Crafty Hands
(One Way OW34547, 1978/1999, CD)
Happy the Man — Live Happy the Man — Live
(Linden Music LM 2021, 1978/1994, CD)
Happy the Man — Happy the Man Happy the Man — Happy the Man
(One Way OW34546, 1977/1999, CD)
Happy the Man — Death's Crown Happy the Man — Death's Crown
(Cuneiform 55015, 1976/1999, CD)
Happy the Man — Beginnings Happy the Man — Beginnings
(Cuneiform 55003, 1975/1990, CD)

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