• 1969
  • In 1969 he joined Gerry Fitzgerald's band Mouseproof, which introduced Leigh to the budding Canterbury scene and musicians like Daevid Allen, Kevin Ayers and Robert Wyatt. (wikipedia.org)
  • musicians
  • Red Balune grew over the next few years and attracted a number of musicians, including Colin McClure (bass), Robin Musgrove (drums), Henk Weltevreden (keyboards), Aloijsius van Saus (industrial sounds and performance), and Anne-Marie Roeloffs (trombone). (wikipedia.org)
  • We weren't interested in the other musicians in the band - they couldn't contribute anything. (wikipedia.org)
  • originally
  • Phil - originally acting as a manager figure in order to look after his much younger brothers - eventually became a band member himself. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first disc is a remastered version of the 1990 Virgin CD reissue of Correlations , recorded and mixed at Panne-Paulsen Studio, Frankfurt, in 1978 by Mick Glossop and originally released by Virgin in 1979. (booboorecords.com)
  • release
  • By then Leigh was spending more time in Brussels, playing with experimental bands Aksak Maboul and Univers Zéro, and after the release of his solo EP Chemical Bank in 1979, played solo performances for almost eighteen months, mainly in Belgium and France. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • In April 1978 the band relocated to the Netherlands, recording the EP Maximum Penalty in early 1979, which featured guest appearances by ex-Henry Cow members Fred Frith (guitar, violin), Tim Hodgkinson (keyboards, alto saxophone, clarinet), Chris Cutler (piano scrapes and general burning ideas), and Aksak Maboul founder Marc Hollander (bass clarinet). (wikipedia.org)
  • All of the band members, except Malcolm Mortimore, were multi-instrumentalists. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • He was a member of the English avant-rock group Henry Cow and founded several bands himself, including Red Balune, Random Bob, Black Sheep, Mirage, and Ex-Wise Heads. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gentle Giant were an English progressive rock band active between 1970 and 1980. (wikipedia.org)