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The Wrong Object

The Wrong Object
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Belgium
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Blending the cosmic energies of Nu-jazz with modern rock sensibilities and live eletronic devices, the music of the Wrong Object is influenced by a vast array of artists ranging from Canterbury Scene prog rock à la Soft Machine and Gong to Squarepusher, Béla Bartok, Amon Tobin, Aka Moon, Charlie Mingus and Frank Zappa. While their repertoire contains mainly original compositions, they also play a special set of Zappa covers on demand. The group was formed in 2002 by guitarist Michel Delville and has featured a variety of other members.
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Releases on file (6)
The Wrong Object — Into the Herd The Wrong Object — Into the Herd
(Off-Record OCD043, 2019, CD)
The Wrong Object — Zappa Jawaka The Wrong Object — Zappa Jawaka
(Off-Record OCD042, 2019, CD)
The Wrong Object — After the Exhibition The Wrong Object — After the Exhibition
(Moonjune MJR055, 2013, CD)
The Wrong Object — Stories from the Shed The Wrong Object — Stories from the Shed
(Moonjune MJR018, 2008, CD)
The Wrong Object — Platform One The Wrong Object — Platform One
(Jazzprint JPVP138CD, 2007, CD)
Elton Dean & the Wrong Object — The Unbelievable Truth Elton Dean & the Wrong Object — The Unbelievable Truth
(Moonjune MJR009, 2007, CD)

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