SONP 50118 Spirit (8) - The Family That Plays Together album art Spirit (8) The Family That Plays Together (Album) Ode Records (2) SONP 50118 Japan 1968 Sell This Version
ZQ 1041 Spirit (8) - Spirit album art Spirit (8) Spirit (Album) Ode Records (2), Ode Records (2) ZQ 1041 US 1968 Sell This Version
Z12 44016, Z1Z 44016 Spirit (8) - Clear album art Spirit (8) Clear (Album) Ode Records (2) Z12 44016, Z1Z 44016 US 1969 Sell This Version
40-64191 Spirit (8) - Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus album art Spirit (8) Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus (Album) Epic 40-64191 UK 1970 Sell This Version
RL 35-1 Spirit (8) - Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus / Spaceship Earth album art Spirit (8) / Sugarloaf Spirit (8) / Sugarloaf - Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus / Spaceship Earth(LP, Transcription) Afrts RL 35-1 US 1970 Sell This Version
B-BN 31175 Spirit (8) - Feedback album art Spirit (8) Feedback (Album) Epic B-BN 31175 New Zealand 1972 Sell This Version
6672 012, 6338 577/578 Spirit (8) - Spirit Of '76 album art Spirit (8) Spirit Of '76 (Album) Mercury 6672 012, 6338 577/578 Australia 1975 Sell This Version
MC8-1-1053 Spirit (8) - Son Of Spirit album art Spirit (8) Son Of Spirit (Album) Mercury MC8-1-1053 US 1975 Sell This Version
6338 690 Spirit (8) - Farther Along album art Spirit (8) Farther Along (Album) Mercury 6338 690 Australia 1976 Sell This Version
SRM-1-1133 Spirit (8) - Future Games (A Magical-Kahauna Dream) album art Spirit (8) Future Games (A Magical-Kahauna Dream) (Album) Mercury SRM-1-1133 US 1977 Sell This Version
ILP 001 Spirit (8) - Live album art Spirit (8) Live (Album) Illegal Records (2) ILP 001 UK 1978 Sell This Version
POR8-2001 Spirit (8) - Live Spirit album art Spirit (8) Live Spirit (Album) Potato Records POR8-2001 US 1978 Sell This Version
BEGA 23 Spirit (8) - The Adventures Of Kaptain Kopter & Commander Cassidy In Potato Land album art Spirit (8) The Adventures Of Kaptain Kopter & Commander Cassidy In Potato Land (Album) Rhino Records (2) BEGA 23 New Zealand 1981 Sell This Version
RNPRO 1984 Spirit (8) - The Interview Record album art Spirit (8) The Interview Record(LP, S/Sided, Promo) Rhino Records (2) RNPRO 1984 US 1981 Sell This Version
PR 172200, 172200 Spirit (8) - Made In Germany album art Spirit (8) Made In Germany (Album) Potato Records, Potato Records PR 172200, 172200 Germany 1983 Sell This Version
MERLC 35, 818 514-4 Spirit (8) - The Thirteenth Dream album art Spirit (8) The Thirteenth Dream (Album) Mercury MERLC 35, 818 514-4 UK 1984 Sell This Version
IRS-82007 Spirit (8) - Rapture In The Chambers album art Spirit (8) Rapture In The Chambers (Album) I.R.S. Records IRS-82007 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
DRG-22001 Spirit (8) - Tent Of Miracles album art Spirit (8) Tent Of Miracles (Album) Dolphin Record Group DRG-22001 US 1990 Sell This Version
22002, 22022 Spirit (8) - Chronicles 1967-1992 album art Spirit (8) Chronicles 1967-1992 W.E.R.C. C.R.E.W. Inc. 22002, 22022 US 1991 Sell This Version
CREW 22003 Spirit (8) - Live At La Paloma album art Spirit (8) Live At La Paloma(CD, Album) W.E.R.C. C.R.E.W. Inc. CREW 22003 US 1995 Sell This Version
CREW 2204 Spirit (8) - California Blues album art Spirit (8) California Blues(CD, Album) W.E.R.C. C.R.E.W. Inc. CREW 2204 US 1996 Sell This Version
PAPRCD001 Spirit (8) - Live At The Rainbow Theatre 1978 album art Spirit (8) Live At The Rainbow Theatre 1978(CD, Album) Past & Present Records PAPRCD001 UK 1999 Sell This Version
4002 Spirit (8) - Cosmic Smile album art Spirit (8) Cosmic Smile (Album) Horizons (3) 4002 US 2000 Sell This Version
ACAD 8017 Spirit (8) - Sea Dream album art Randy California And Spirit (8) Randy California And Spirit (8) - Sea Dream Acadia ACAD 8017 UK 2002 Sell This Version
ACAD 8047 Spirit (8) - Blues From The Soul album art Spirit (8) Blues From The Soul (Album) Acadia ACAD 8047 UK 2003 Sell This Version

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December 6, 2020
One of my favourite bands of all time -the mighty SPIRIT ! Well worth checking out -Psychedelic meets Progressive -good harmonies and jazzy playing...Fresh Garbage -Mr. Skin -Street Worm...great songs -still fresh..! Also remembering on German Rockpalst in the mid 70's -the Jamsession of Randy California with Dickey Betts..always in my Hall of Fame.


March 13, 2020
I love the concept album: The Adventures of Kaptain Kopter & Commander Cassidy in Potato Land. It's a light, funny, warm-hearted journey to Potato Land and includes the Nature's Way anthem. Be sure to get the vinyl with the comic if you can.


August 16, 2019
Why is Randy California not listed under the member names?


August 5, 2018
Nobody got anything to say about Spirit? Ok, I'll start.

The first Spirit album I ever bought was Farther Along which was a massive mistake as it's one of their worst releases. It's really incredibly bland and, in the middle of punk when I bought it, of no use to me at all. I listened to it a few times as money was tight and it was unfortunate to waste money on bad records. I sold it on pretty quickly.

Anyway - that's the bad news .... the good news is that Spirit made a run of great albums from 1968 to 1975, and I'm sure there's some pleasure to be found in later releases but I only go as far as Future Games (A Magical-Kahauna Dream) and that's it.

They were ahead of their times with the eco-awareness of Fresh Garbage:
'Look beneath your lid some morning
See those things you didn't quite consume
The world's a can for your fresh garbage".

Brilliant lyrics. All those early albums have great songs but my all-time favourite is probably Victim Of Society off Spirit of 76.
Some people don't like that era of Spirit, preferring the 68 - 70 period. Fair enough - when all's said and done The Twelve Dreams Of Dr. Sardonicus is their most consistent but Spirit of 76 has a ton of imaginative cover versions, great originals and some sublime playing.

I saw Spirit in 1978 at the Reading Festival. I wish I could remember more about it, alas time has erased the memory.

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