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Henry Cow was an English avant-garde rock group, founded at Cambridge University in 1968 by multi-instrumentalists Fred Frith and Tim Hodgkinson. An inherent anti-commercial bias kept them at arm's length from the mainstream music business, enabling them to experiment at will. They remained in existence for 10 years, breaking up in 1978, and produced a body of music that was challenging, provocative and influential for…

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  • sock rock
  • Check my profile for review of the Huddersfield gig - what a great night!
  • New Chris Cutler interview on the Lindsay Cooper shows: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04nvv9h
  • I'd love to buy Henry's homemade socks.
  • Henry Cow to reform! I thought it would never happen! I am still in shock but got my tickets. I saw them twice in 77 and never expected to see them again... Need to identify pre-gig pubs for Cow fans to meet in before the shows...
  • Dlaczego skrajni lewacy mogli grać tak genialną, wielką muzykę, a skrajni prawacy nie? :(
  • @PlzDontBan: It's called Avant-rock/Rock in Opposition. What do you want? Pop and half ass'd melodic vocal lines? Dagmar is doing a great job! Stick listening to Radiohead, kid.
  • dirty sockcore
  • для меня - слишком интеллектуально усложненная группа, при всей любви к подобной музыке хотя "in praise of learning" - это ооочень сильно

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