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Whats Your Favorite Instrumental Group?  
User currently offlinerutley21 From United States of America, joined Apr 2009, 192 posts, RR: 26
Posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 2972 times:

Or techno, electronic, rhythm, etc......

Mine right now would have to be a groups called "Clams Casino".

Right now my current favorite song is called "Im the Devil" :


What about you?


If you're not willing to give up everything, You've already lost.
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User currently offlineConfuscius From United States of America, joined Aug 2001, 3999 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2962 times:

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

Ain't I a stinker?
User currently offlineaznmadsci From United States of America, joined Dec 2007, 3782 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2962 times:

My all-time favorite is the group Bond.





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User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 73
Reply 3, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 2936 times:

For hard rock / progressive rock; Ozric Tentacles


Bizarre Bazaar

Jurassic Shift

Disco / dance / groove / funk; Barry White's Love Unlimited Orchestra

Love's Theme

Also David Shire

Funky enough to even get a Qantas 707 pilot to get out on the dance floor....

Manhattan Skyline

Classical; Walter Murphy  

Flight '76
Perfect song to play while speeding away from the police.

I particularly love this song for the extensive use of cowball.

Afternoon Of A Faun
Perfect song to relax to after a nice massage.

Experimental / exotica; Dick Hyman and his organ

Give It Up or Turn It Loose

Topless Dancers of Corfu

Also; Enoch Light

The Poor People Of Paris

Bond Street

and Esquivel
The Third Man Theme

Mucha Muchacha

Gay; Ferrante and Teicher
Midnight Cowboy

Quoting Confuscius (Reply 1):
Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass

He has vocalist.

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User currently offlinePs76 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 2866 times:


Mine would have to be Tangerine Dream. And my favourite album of theirs is Underwater Sunlight. Still sounds as good as when I used to listen to it as a teenager 18 years ago!

Many thanks,


User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 73
Reply 5, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2788 times:

I forgot to include New Age music.

George Winston;

Michael Hedges


Quoting Ps76 (Reply 4):
Tangerine Dream.

Good stuff!  
I have their albums;

Bring back the Concorde
User currently offlineWrenchBender From Canada, joined Feb 2004, 1779 posts, RR: 7
Reply 6, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2768 times:

My all time favourite "Instrumental Album". Very limited vocals which actually are more like just another instrument the way they are arranged. This particular performance is one of the greatest orchestrations recorded in my opinion.
http://youtu.be/yXQgE4H8y10 Part 1
http://youtu.be/FNsFo2X0SFo Part 2
http://youtu.be/UM8csGletOg Part 3 (my favourite sequence)
http://youtu.be/4_k6_Z-BT-k Part 4
Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells II - Live at Edinborough Castle


Silly Pilot, Tricks are for kids.......
User currently offlinerfields5421 From United States of America, joined Jul 2007, 7884 posts, RR: 32
Reply 7, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2762 times:

The Ventures

And Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass

Guess which decade I grew up in.

User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 73
Reply 8, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 11 hours ago) and read 2726 times:

How can I forget the great jazz / fusion artist such as;

Return To Forever
Al Di Meola

Deodato - Super Strut

Deodato - Crabwalk
This song has lots of cowbell too.....

Deodato - Rhapsody in Blue
This was used in a United Airlines commercial back in the late 1980s when the 747-400 was new to their fleet.

Deodato - Carly and Carole

Return To Forever - Medieval Overture

Chick Corea & Return To Forever - Spain
I love listening to this song while driving in the rain.

Every guitar player should have Al di Meola's Elegant Gypsy in his/her collection.  
Al DiMeola - Race With Devil On Spanish Highway

Al DiMeola - Flight Over Rio

Maynard Ferguson - Soar Like An Eagle
This is one of the last quadraphonic releases.

Maynard Ferguson - The Fly

Quoting rfields5421 (Reply 7):
Guess which decade I grew up in.

1960s of course.
I like to listen to Sergio Mendes & Brazil '66.
Here are some of his instrumentals.
There is some vocals but it's in Portuguese. I don't understand what they're saying but I it sounds great.
Sergio Mendes & Brasil 77 - The Circle Game

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