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News From Babel

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News From Babel

News From Babel has been played on NTS shows including Kit Records, with Contraries first played on 20 February 2016.

News from Babel was an English avant-garde rock group founded in 1983 by Chris Cutler, Lindsay Cooper, Zeena Parkins and Dagmar Krause. They made two studio albums with several guest musicians (including Robert Wyatt) and disbanded in 1986.

In the wake of English avant-garde rock group Henry Cow (1968-1978), Art Bears (1978-1981), a song-oriented group, was formed by three of Henry Cow's members, drummer Chris Cutler, multi-instrumentalist Fred Frith and singer Dagmar Krause. In Art Bears' wake, News From Babel emerged in 1983, comprising Cutler, Krause,…

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A Dragon At The Core
News From Babel
Rē Records1986
A Dragon At The Core
News From BabelRē Records1986
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Black Gold
News From Babel
Rē Records1984
Black Gold
News From BabelRē Records1984
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Contraries
News From Babel
Rē Records1986
Contraries
News From BabelRē Records1986
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