Golden Wing

Profile:
Golden Wing started as a high-school basketball team -- the Golden Eagles -- in Palembang, South Sumatra, in the late '60s. The band itself formed in 1969 and, as with the majority of British-influenced Indonesian groups in the early '70s, Golden Wing started its musical adventures faithfully covering Uriah Heap and Black Sabbath. Yet it is was the band's use of Malay melodies that cemented its popularity in its home country.In this style, "Hilang" shines as a highlight. Appealing to a popular consciousness while making public their musical experimentations -- bandleader Adhimantra introduced the Minimoog to Indonesia after smuggling a unit into the country in the early '70s -- the band was better known for its on-stage antics. Adhimantra, for example, is known to have played his Minimoog while hanging upside-down in concert.
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Golden Wing Discography Tracks

Albums

PLL 1008 Golden Wing - The Best Of Group album art Golden Wing The Best Of Group(LP, Album) Purnama PLL 1008 Indonesia 1973 Sell This Version
PLL 1020 Golden Wing - Golden Wing album art Golden Wing Golden Wing(LP) Purnama PLL 1020 Indonesia 1975 Sell This Version

Compilations

BMCD 01037 Golden Wing - Golden Wing album art Golden Wing Golden Wing(CD, Comp, RM, Dig) Bravo Musik BMCD 01037 Indonesia 2012 Sell This Version

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