Saturday, May 5, 2012

What Happened to The Sandpipers Band?

The Sandpipers were a California musical trio who were active between 1966 and 1975.  Their sound was mostly easy listening but they attracted an audience out of the 1960 folk music revival.

The Sandpipers Songs
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In all, The Sandpipers released a total of 10 albums, the most successful of which was 1966s. Guantanamera, which was itself a cover of a Jose Fernandez song.  

As the folk music fad faded, so did the fortunes of the Sandpipers, amid dwindling sales and without a hit in years, The Sandpipers called it quits in 1975.

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