Mars

(New York Dec 75 – Dec 78)
originally called China

 

Official Pre-79 Releases:

3E 7″ (Rebel, RB 7802) released 78
Tracks: 3E, 11000 Volts

Various Artists – No New York LP (Antilles, AN-7067) released Apr 78
Tracks: Helen Fordsdale, Hairwaves, Tunnel, Puerto Rican Ghost

Mars EP 12″ (Infidelity, JMB 232) recorded Dec 78, released 80
Tracks: N.N. End, Scorn, Outside Africa, Monopoly, The Immediate Stages Of The Erotic

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Demos recorded summer 76
Tracks: Sumner Piano Solo, Pale Blue Eyes, Cry, Leather Jacket

Demos recorded Jun 77
Tracks: Look At You, Crazy Like You, Cry, 3E, Plane Separation, Cats, Don’t Be So Sensitive

CBGB’s, New York Aug 77?
Tracks: Helen fordsdale, Tunnel, Plane separation, 11000 volts, 3E, Compulsion

Demos/Live recorded 77-78 New York
Tracks: 3-E, 11,000 Volts, Tunnel, Helen Forsdale, Puerto Rican Ghost, The Immediate Stages Of The Erotic, Monopoly, Cats, Cairo, Hairwaves, Outside Africa, Scorn (live), NN End (live), Untitled (live)

Max’s Kansas City, New York Oct 77
Tracks: Plane Seperation, 11,000 Volts, 3 E, Compulsion

Demos recorded Dec 77
Tracks: 11000 Volts, 11000 Volts #2, Cats, 3E, 11000 Volts Jam

Max’s Kansas City, New York Mar 78
Tracks: Helen Forsdale, Tunnel

Demos recorded c78 “No New York outtakes”
Tracks: Helen Forsdale (Rough Mix), Puerto Rican Ghost (2 Takes Drums And Vocals), Puerto Rican Ghost (2 Takes Full), Hairwaves (Several Continuous Takes), Tunnel (Rough Mix)

Artists Space, New York 6-5-78 set #1
Tracks: 3e, Cats, 11000 Volts, Helen Fordsdale, Cairo, Tunnel, Hairwaves, Puerto Rican Ghost

Artists Space, New York 6-5-78 set #2
Tracks: 3e, Cats, 11000 Volts, Helen Fordsdale, Cairo, Tunnel, Hairwaves, Puerto Rican Ghost

CBGB’s, New York May 78
Tracks: RTMT, Hairwaves

Demos recorded Jul 78
Tracks: R T M T, Cairo, Cairo #2, Scorn, Tunnel, Hairwaves, Untitled Mystery

Irving Plaza 4-8-78
Tracks: Outside Africa, Puerto Rican Ghost, Hairwaves, Fractions, Ich Bin Swat, Immediate Stages Of The Erotic, N.N. End

Demos recorded Nov 78
Tracks: N N End, Scorn, Monopoly – 2 Takes, Immediate Stages Of The Erotic

 

Further Information;

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_(band)

Line ups:

Lucy Hamilton (gtr/voc)
Mark Cunningham (bass)
Nancy Arlen (drms)
Sumner Crane (voc)
Rudolph Grey (gtr)

Rudolph Grey later in Red Transistor, Blue Humans, Nancy Arlen later in Dark Day