Beggar’s Opera

Beggar’s Opera
Beggars Opera
Allgemeine Informationen
Genre(s) Progressive Rock
Gründung 1969
Auflösung 1974
Neugründung 1975
Martin Griffith
Alan Park
Raymond Wilson
Ricky Gardiner
Marshall Erskine
Ehemalige Mitglieder
Schlagzeug, Perkussion
Colin Fairlie
Mellotron, Gesang
Virginia Scott
Linnie Paterson
Bass, Akustische Gitarre, Gesang
Gordon Sellar

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