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Pere Ubu is an experimental rock music group formed in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1975. Despite many long-term band members, singer David Thomas is the only constant. The group is named after Père Ubu ("father Ubu"), the protagonist of Ubu Roi ("Ubu, the King"), a play by French writer Alfred Jarry.

While Pere Ubu have never been widely popular—usually categorized as "underground rock"—they have a devoted following, have…

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  • The Modern Dance>almost all rock ever released, a comparison with dub housing seems funny to me
  • modern dance is not as accessible, but it'll click eventually! i'll recommend to listen to some easier post-punk first though! regards :-)
  • [2] пере ебу сука :D
  • пере ебу сука :D
  • New Picnic Time and The Song of the Bailing Man are top tier Ubu, also. After the latter things get pretty spotty. Terminal Tower, which includes the Datapanik EP, is an essential collection and possibly my favorite thing Pere Ubu has ever put out.
  • At one point in history, Pere Ubu were avant garde yet accessible, uncompromising yet listenable.that was before they began to go off the rails,".their greatest output was in my opinion "Modern Dance", "Dub Housing", "Datapanik" - remember them that way.
  • New album is really impressive. Some artists never lose it.
  • Man, you just spam everywhere don't you?
  • for Ubu connoisseurs http://zxelectric.bandcamp.com/
  • New album is great, vintage UBU

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