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Daddy Longlegs

Daddy Longlegs

Pop / hillbilly rock / prog rock Lenoir, NC  US
Greenwich Meantime
Greenwich Meantime
John Peel, Whoa. George
John Peel, Whoa. George
John Peel, Bad Blood Mama
John Peel, Bad Blood Mama
John Peel, High Again
John Peel, High Again
John Peel, Where Have All Your Clothes Gone?
John Peel, Where Have All Your Clothes Gone?


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  • Hillbilly Dix (Artist)
    Hillbilly Dix
    Fantastic songs !! especially loving your live songs :) enjoyed the listen :) all the best and much Love from Australia..Jen xo
  • ABOI DOYLE (Artist)
    Nice music all the best


  • Daddy Longlegs at Turku Festival, Finland, in 1970
  • plumpton festival 1970


Label: originally released by Warner Bros. Records, UK

Manager: Tim Sharman

Bio: The members of Daddy Longlegs were first brought together in 1967 by a wealthy Chicagoan looking for the best rock musicians in the country. He found STEVE HAYTON, lead guitarist, finger picking Indian ragas for his dinner in San Francisco. KURT PALOMAKI, bassist, was working in New York's Elec...See Full Bio

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The first three albums are available. Daddy Longlegs, Oakdown Farm and Three Musicians. Enjoy


“A lot of groups make the mistake of recording exactly what they put out on stage. But Daddy Longlegs have produced a listening album with the same atmosphere but a totally different concept to that of a 'live' performance. Instead of electric and heavy, the record is more acoustic and heady.”

— Music Now

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Daddy Longlegs At It Again
Dec 12, 2009

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Q: Did you know that Hayton's first band was from Burlington Vermont and they were called The Vistas? Search youtube for a song of theirs called I Want You. Picture of Hayton there.

A: I gather he was a big star in Vermont at the time, and lived on a houseboat. I didn't know there was a video. I look for it.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Wed Feb 20 2013

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