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Forgas Band Phenomena

Forgas Band Phenomena
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France
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Patrick Forgas is a French composer and multi-instrumentalist influenced by the Canterbury scene. After working with many of France's prominent progressive musicians in the 70s, he dropped out of music until the late 80s, and has since recorded both as a solo artist and leader of the Phenomena.
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http://forgasbp.online.fr
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Releases on file (9)
Forgas Band Phenomena — L’Oreille Électrique Forgas Band Phenomena — L’Oreille Électrique
(Cuneiform Rune 447, 2018, CD / DL)
Various Artists — Romantic Warriors III: Canterbury Tales Various Artists — Romantic Warriors III: Canterbury Tales
(Zeitgeist Media 3, 2015, DVD)
Forgas Band Phenomena — Acte V Forgas Band Phenomena — Acte V
(Cuneiform Rune 332/333, 2012, CD+DVD)
Forgas Band Phenomena — L'Axe du Fou Forgas Band Phenomena — L'Axe du Fou
(Cuneiform Rune 282, 2009, CD)
Various Artists — Hur! Hommage à la Musique de Christian Vander Various Artists — Hur! Hommage à la Musique de Christian Vander
(Soleil Zeuhl 19-20, 2009, 2CD)
Forgas Band Phenomena — Soleil 12 Forgas Band Phenomena — Soleil 12
(Cuneiform Rune 218, 2005, CD)
Forgas Band Phenomena — Extra-Lucide Forgas Band Phenomena — Extra-Lucide
(Cosmos Music CMPL 002, 1999, CD)
Various Artists — To Canterbury and Beyond - A Tribute to the Canterbury Scene Various Artists — To Canterbury and Beyond - A Tribute to the Canterbury Scene
(Mellow MMP 361 A/B, 1999, 2CD)
Forgas Band Phenomena — Roue Libre Forgas Band Phenomena — Roue Libre
(Cosmos Music CMPL 001, 1997, CD)

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