Friday, November 30, 2012


Gryphon were a British progressive folk band of the 1970s, best known for their unusual Medieval sound and instrumentation. Spawned at the Royal College of Music and proficient in their musicianship, they started out making a name for themselves in folk-rock, but their classical training and their approach to composition, recording, and performance soon took them into the much bigger field of progressive rock, and eventually had them playing gigs in front of arena-size audiences. Read more here.