Trace were a Dutch symphonic-rock trio that issued three albums on Philips and Vertigo between 1974 and 1976. The band was led by ex-Ekseption multi-keyboardist Rick van der Linden and briefly included former Brainbox/Focus drummer Pierre van der Linden (no relation).

Members: Rick van der Linden (vocals, keyboards, Hammond organ, clavinet, pianet, synthesizer, harpsichord, mellotron, organ), Jaap van Eik (bass), Pierre van der Linden (drums), Ian Mosley (drums, 1975)


  • Trace (1974)
  • Birds (1975)
  • The White Ladies (1976)

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