Release Date : October 29th 2021
ELP began their illustrious career with an astonishing performance in front of 600,000 people at the Isle Of Wight Festival, in August 1970, to widespread acclaim. ELP were torchbearers of the progressive rock sound who helped to broaden the audience for the genre from hundreds of thousands into tens of millions. One of rock’s first super-groups and among the most commercially successful rock bands of the 1970s, they headlined stadium tours around the world and achieved global sales of over 40 million albums. Their first 7 album releases all made the U.K. albums chart top 10 and U.S. top 20. ELP achieved two monumental hit singles with ‘Fanfare For The Common Man and ‘Lucky Man’. The 21-minute long ‘Tarkus’ is among the top ten classic tracks in progressive rock history. This is a comprehensive, career spanning 4LP box set featuring’a carefully chosen selection of ELP’s finest moments, alongside fan favourites.