Manage episode 295465588 series 2865098
Kansas have always been an enigmatic band -- Are they classic rock or prog rock? Are they Americana or a Christian band? Are they rock or pop? For this 6-piece band success came early, and as we saw so often in the 70s, that success led to tumult, substance abuse, excess and division. For founding members Kerry Livgren and Dave Hope, it meant turning to faith and going their own way for a time. Fortunately for fans, the
band "Carried On" and produced a vast catalog of varied, creative and unique music that stands the test of time. Our thanks to listeners for requesting this one!