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The Enid

Formed among friends in 1974 The Enid invented a school of intelligent powerful romantic popular music whichisuniquetothem.Itis now clear thatover more than thirty years they have developed an exceptional approach to musiccreationinthesensethatthere are no generic limitationswhatever placed on bands ability to create their music.

The Enid “school of art” for want of a better description, is free from constraints of templaterock/popwhererhythm,harmonyandmelody areinvariably dictated by the traditions, prejudices and limitations associated withstyle.

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Formed among friends in 1974 The Enid invented a school of intelligent powerful romantic popular music whichisuniquetothem.Itis now clear thatover more than thirty years they have developed an exceptional approach to musiccreationinthesensethatthere are no generic limitationswhatever placed on bands ability to create their music.

The Enid “school of art” for want of a better description, is free from constraints of templaterock/popwhererhythm,harmonyandmelody areinvariably dictated by the traditions, prejudices and limitations associated withstyle.

Under the tutelage of Robert John Godfrey, The Enid set out to avoid the obvious traps; thelearned/receivedriffbasedmusicwhichdistinguishes somuch rock – the well trodden harmonic progressions – familiar melodic linesand stock-in-traderhythms. « hide

Similar Bands: King Crimson, Barclay James Harvest, Renaissance, Robert John Godfrey

LPs
Invicta
11/10/2012

4.1
13 Votes
Journey's End
2010

4
11 Votes
White Goddess
1997

3
11 Votes
Tripping the Light Fantastic
1994

3.1
17 Votes
The Seed and the Sower
1988

4.4
17 Votes
Salome
1986

3.8
11 Votes
The Spell
1984

4.1
11 Votes
Something Wicked This Way Comes
1983

4.3
21 Votes
Six Pieces
1979

4.1
14 Votes
Touch Me
1979

3.6
20 Votes
Aerie Faerie Nonsense
1977

4.2
33 Votes
In the Region of the Summer Stars
1976

4.3
61 Votes
Live Albums
The Enid Live with The CBSO
01/01/2012

Live At Town Hall, Birmingham
2010

Final Noise
1989

4.2
3 Votes
The Stand
1984

4
2 Votes
Live at Hammersmith Vol. II
1983

4
2 Votes
Live at Hammersmith Vol. I
1983

4
2 Votes
Compilations
Risen
2011

Arise and Shine
2009

Tears of the Sun
1999

2.8
4 Votes
Anarchy on 45: Complete Singles Collection
1996

3.8
2 Votes
Sundialer
1995

3.5
2 Votes
Liverpool
1986

4
1 Votes
The Stand 1985-1986
1985

3.5
2 Votes
Fand
1985

3.8
2 Votes

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