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Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Years Active: 1969–1973, 1976–1978, 1996–1997
Genres: Soft Rock

Bread was a rock band from Los Angeles, California. They placed 13 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart between 1970 and 1977 and were a primary example of what later was labeled soft rock. The band consisted of David Gates (vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, violin, viola, percussion), Jimmy Griffin (vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion), Robb Royer (bass, guitar, flute, keyboards, percussion, recorder, backing vocals), Mike Botts (drums; joined in 1970), and Larry Knechtel (bass, guitar, keyboards, harmonica; replaced Royer in 1971). Their debut album, “Bread,” was released in September 1969 and peaked at #127 on the Billboard 200. Bread became a quartet with their second album, “On... Continue Bio >>

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