Alquin

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Alquin
Origin Netherlands
Genres Progressive rock
Years active 1971–1977
2003–2012
Labels Polydor, RCA Victor
Website www.alquin.org
Members Dick Franssen
Ferdinand Bakker
Job Tarenskeen
Michel van Dijk
Ronald Ottenhoff
Walter Latuperissa
Past members Jan Visser
Bart Terlaak
Piet-Hein Strack van Schijndel
Paul Westrate
Hein Mars
Rob ten Bokum
Frans Koenn
Dick Schulte-Nordholt

Alquin was a Dutch progressive rock band which released four studio albums in the 1970s.[1] The band split in 1977. They made a comeback in 2003 and in September 2005 they released a new album. American hip hop group CunninLynguists used a sample from the Alquin's song Wheelchair Groupie for their number W.C.G.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • 1972 - Marks - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2925 012
  • 1973 - Mountain Queen - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2925 019
  • 1975 - Nobody Can Wait Forever (NL Version) - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2925 030
  • 1975 - Nobody Can Wait Forever (UK Version) - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2480 262
  • 1975 - Nobody Can Wait Forever (US Version) - 12"LP - RCA VICTOR - APL1 1061
  • 1976 - Best Kept Secret - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2925 045
  • 2005 - Blue Planet - CD - HUNTER MUSIC - 771 617 2
  • 2009 - Sailors And Sinners - CD - UNIVERSAL - 602527164229

Live albums[edit]

  • 1976 - Alquin On Tour - 12"LP - POLYDOR - 2441 069
  • 2003 - One More Night - 2 CD's + DVD - ALPHA CENTAURI - ACE 11047

Compilation albums[edit]

  • 1977 - Crash - The Best Of Alquin - 2 12"LP's - POLYDOR - 2646 101
  • 1990 - Marks + Mountain Queen - CD - POLYDOR - 843 211 2
  • 1990 - Nobody Can Wait Forever + Best Kept Secret - CD - POLYDOR - 843 212 2
  • 1999 - 3 Originals (Nobody Can Wait Forever + Best Kept Secret + Alquin On Tour) - 2 CD's - UNIVERSAL - 559 914 2
  • 1999 - Wheelchair Groupie - CD - ROTATION - 559 091 2
  • 2002 - The Universal Masters Collection - CD - POLYDOR - 586 848 2
  • 2005 - The Ultimate Collection - 3 CD's - HUNTER MUSIC - 771 604 2
  • 2008 - 50 Jaar Nederpop - Classic Bands - CD - UNIVERSAL - 178 610 8
  • 2013 - The Marks Sessions - 2 CD's - Pseudonym - CDP-1109

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