Blood, Sweat & Tears
|Genres:||Pop / Rock|
|Tags:||classic rock jazz rock rock jazz jazz-rock|
|Decades:||1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s|
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The jazz/rock excursions made by Blood, Sweat And Tears offered a refreshing change to late 60s guitar-dominated rock music. The many impressive line-ups of the band comprised (among others) David Clayton-Thomas (David Thomsett, 13 September 1941, Surrey, England; vocals), Al Kooper (b. 5 February 1944, New York, USA; keyboards, vocals), Steve Katz (b. 9 May 1945, New York, USA; guitar), Jerry Weiss, Randy Brecker (b. 27 November 1945, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; saxophone), Dick Halligan (b. 29 August 1943, New York, USA; trombone, flute, keyboards), Fred Lipsius (b. 19 November 1944, New York, USA; alto saxophone, piano), Bobby Colomby (b. 20 December 1944, New York, USA; drums), Jim Fielder (b. 4 October 1947, Denton, Texas, USA; bass, ex-Buffalo Springfield), Lew Soloff (b. Lewis Michael Soloff, 20 January 1944, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA; trumpet), Chuck Winfield (b. 5 February 1943, Monessen, Pennsylvania, USA; trumpet), Jerry Hyman (b. 19...