Art Bears

(London 78 – 81)

 

 

 

 

Official Pre-79 Releases:

Hopes And Fears LP (Rē, Rē 2188) recorded Jan 78, released May 78
Tracks: On Suicide, The Dividing Line, Joan, Maze, In Two Minds, Terrain, The Tube, The Dance, Pirate Song, Labyrinth (Daedalus, Lamenting), Riddle, Moeris Dancing, Piers

 

Winter Songs LP (Rē, Rē 0618) recorded Nov – Dec 78, released 79
Tracks: The Bath Of Stars, First Things First, Gold, The Summer Wheel, The Slave, The Hermit, Rats And Monkeys, The Skeleton, The Winter Wheel, Man And Boy, Winter / War, Force, 3 Figures, 3 Wheels

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Further Information;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Bears

Line ups:

George Born (Cello/bass)
Marc Hollander (keyb/perc)
Fred Frith (gtr)
Chris Cutler (keyb)
Dagmar Krause (voc)

Marc Hollander is later in Aksak Maboul, also in Red Balune
George Born is also in Feminist Improvising Group (FIG), Henry Cow
Chris Cutler, Fred Frith, Dagmar Krause are ex-Henry Cow