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Allen Glover Lanier
Birth: Jun. 25, 1946
Long Island City
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 2013
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Musician. He was a founding original member of Blue Öyster Cult. Lanier played keyboards and rhythm guitar. He wrote several songs for Blue Öyster Cult albums, including "True Confessions", "Tenderloin", "Searchin' for Celine", "In Thee" and "Lonely Teardrops". He was a onetime romantic partner of Patti Smith. He first performed with the band (then known as Soft White Underbelly) in 1967. He left the group in 1985, and was replaced by Tommy Zvoncheck (of Clarence Clemons and Public Image Ltd fame). He returned in 1987. He retired from performing with them after the Autumn of 2006. (bio courtesy of: Wikipedia) 
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Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Aug 14, 2013
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Allen Glover Lanier
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- sjm
 Added: Jun. 25, 2016
Happy Birthday
- Cindy
 Added: Jun. 25, 2016
Hadn't known you'd passed on. Saw B.O.C summer of '80 along with Black Sabbath - the "Black and Blue tour." I think it's pretty cool how you served as sort of a agent provocateur to Patti Smith. As well as championing the upstart Television to industry t...(Read more)
- Sturm & Drang
 Added: Jan. 21, 2016
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