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Catharsis

Catharsis
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French psychedelic band who had singers, but never did "songs"; they chanted, wailed, screamed. The female singer Charlotte left shortly after the debut, but she also features on the fourth, archival, release. Their first four releases were originally untitled, but have since been given names to avoid confusion.
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Catharsis — Et S'Aimer... et Mourir Catharsis — Et S'Aimer... et Mourir
(Spalax 14280, 1976/1994, CD)
Catharsis — Le Bolero du Veau des Dames Catharsis — Le Bolero du Veau des Dames
(Spalax 14203, 1974/1994, CD)
Catharsis — 32 Mars Catharsis — 32 Mars
(Spalax 14873, 1972/1994, CD)
Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Chevrons) Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Chevrons)
(Spalax 14202, 1972/1994, CD)
Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Illuminations) Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Illuminations)
(Spalax 14281, 1972/1994, CD)
Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Masq) Catharsis — Catharsis (AKA Masq)
(Spalax 14201, 1971/1994, CD)
Various Artists — Puissance 13+2 Various Artists — Puissance 13+2
(Musea FGBG 4087.AR, 1971/1993, CD)

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