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Friction

Friction has been played on NTS in shows including Crossed Wires w/ Amanda Siegel, featured first on 18 January 2016. Songs played include Cycle Dance, New Baby's and I Can Tell.

Friction is an influential no wave band from Japan, originally formed under the name Circle Triangle Square in 1971 as an avant-garde music group, by bassist Reck, saxophonist Chico Hige, and drummer Sakuro Watanabe in Tokyo, Japan. In the mid 70’s, Reck and Chico went to the United States to perform, and ended up joining the Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, and later became the original members of James Chance & The Contortions before…

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Cycle Dance
Friction
Not On Label1980
Cycle Dance
FrictionNot On Label1980
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New Baby's
Friction
CBS/Sony1982
New Baby's
FrictionCBS/Sony1982
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I Can Tell
Friction
Pass Records1980
I Can Tell
FrictionPass Records1980
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