Procol Harum

Procol Harum are a British rock band, formed in 1967, which contributed to the development of progressive rock, and by extension, symphonic rock. Their best-known recording is their 1967 single "A Whiter Shade of Pale". Although noted for its baroque and classical influence, Procol Harum's music also embraces the blues, R&B and soul. In October 2012, the band were nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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Procol Harum (album) - Track Listing - CD Release - Bonus Tracks
... Two of the significant reissues are Procol Harum...Plus!, a 1998 CD compilation on the Westside label including all the songs from both the Deram and ... stereo versions of "A Whiter Shade of Pale." Procol Harum's lyricist Keith Reid told Songfacts that the music for "Conquistador" was written before the lyrics ... that this was unusual as "99 out of 100" of the Procol Harum songs back then, "were written the words first, and then were set to music." The live version from the album ...
Procol Harum - Discography
... Studio albums Procol Harum (1967) Shine on Brightly (1968) A Salty Dog (1969) Home (1970) Broken Barricades (1971) Grand Hotel (1973) Exotic Birds and Fruit (1974) Procol's Ninth (1975) Something Magic (1977) The ...
Separation (1967 Film)
... by Stanley Myers, one song ("Salad Days") by the British rock group Procol Harum and instrumental music by Procol's original Hammond organist Matthew Fisher ... with a different cover photo and music credits for Procol Harum on the front cover and for Stanley Myers, Procol Harum and Matthew Fisher on the back cover ...
Procol Harum Discography - Compilation Albums
... 1969 Flyback 4 The Best of Procol Harum 1970 Pop Giants Vol. 28 Procol Harum 1972 A Whiter Shade of Pale 1972 A Whiter Shade of Pale / A Salty Dog 1972 Whiter Shade of Pale 1972 Superstarshine Vol. 9 1972 The Best of Procol Harum 1972 The Best of Procol Harum 1972 A Salty Dog 1973 Best of Procol Harum 1974 Procol Harum 1975 A Whiter Shade of Pale 1975 Portrait of Procol Harum 1975 Procol Harum 1975 ...
Gary Brooker - Biography - Career
... In 1966, Brooker founded Procol Harum with his friend Keith Reid ... A Whiter Shade of Pale" is the worldwide hit that Procol Harum is best known for, but Brooker's melancholic vocals and emotive, eclectic piano playing were a key part of Procol ... A new incarnation of Procol Harum, led by Brooker, has continued touring the world, celebrating its 40th anniversary in July 2007 with two days of musical revels ...