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45 Years Ago: Blood Sweat & Tears Release Their Self-Titled Second Album

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The departure of founder Al Kooper and trumpet player Randy Brecker following the release of Blood Sweat & Tears' debut album in early 1968 didn't bode well for the band. But somehow the self-titled follow-up, released in December 1968, became their breakthrough moment.

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Top 10 Blood, Sweat & Tears Songs

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The late-'60s and early-'70s were a very, shall we say, horny time for rock and roll. From the brilliance of the Buckinghams in the middle of the decade up through the one-hit wonders like Chase and Lighthouse, and on to the massive success of Chicago, the use of a brass section in rock and roll was prominent in the era.

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45 Years Ago Blood, Sweat & Tears Release ‘Child Is Father to the Man’

Columbia Records
Columbia Records

The game of rock and roll was wide open to interpretation and experimentation in the mid-'60s. No one knew this better than musician/songwriter Al Kooper.

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Blood, Sweat & Tears Saxophone Player Bill Tillman Dead at 65

Blood Sweat & Tears
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Blood, Sweat & Tears saxophone player Bill Tillman, who performed with the group for much of the '70s, passed away in Houston Wednesday (Aug. 15) at age 65 after an early morning fall.

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