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THE BYRDS

THE NOTORIOUS BYRD BROTHERS

1967

Roger McGuinn, David Crosby, Chris Hillman, Michael Clarke

session musicians: Clarence White, Gene Clark, Red Rhodes, Jim Gordon, Curt Boettcher, Paul Beaver

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The Byrds speak on the album

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1.  Artificial Energy (Hillman/McGuinn/Clarke)     10. Dolphin's Smile  (Crosby/Hillman/McGuinn)
2.  Goin' Back  (King/Goffin) 11. Space Odyssey  (McGuinn/Hippard)
3.  Natural Harmony  (Hillman) 12. Triad  (Crosby)
4.  Draft Morning  (Crosby/Hillman/McGuinn)
5.  Wasn't Born To Follow  (King/Goffin)
6.  Get To You  (McGuinn/Clark) Moog Raga (McGuinn)
7.  Change Is Now  (Hillman/McGuinn) Bound To Fall (Brewer/Mustin)
8.  Old John Robertson  (Hillman/McGuinn) Triad (Crosby)
9.  Tribal Gathering  (Crosby/Hillman) Universal Mind Decoder (Hillman/McGuinn) = (Change Is Now)

This album shows a band falling apart.
David Crosby was fired in October 1967.
Michael Clarke left end of December.
Gene Clark came back for some sessions and gigs.