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FM was a founded in Toronto in 1976 by Cameron Hawkins (keyboards, bass) and Jeff "Nash the Slash" Plewman (violin, mandolin). The original drummer was Martin Deller; Plewman left after the first album and was replaced by Ben Mink. In the mid-80s, Mink left and Plewman rejoined, though the band called it a day in 1989. Since that time Hawkins has reconvened the band for two brief reunions with differing personnel.
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FM — Transformation FM — Transformation
(Esoteric Recordings EANTCD1050, 2015, CD)
FM — NEARfest 2006 FM — NEARfest 2006
(Esoteric Recordings EANTCD 21038, 2006/2014, CD+DVD)
FM — Retroactive: FM Archives Volume 1 FM — Retroactive: FM Archives Volume 1
(Now See Hear NSHCD1194, 1995, CD)
FM — Tonight FM — Tonight
(Duke Street DSBBD 31042, 1987, CD)
FM — Con-Test FM — Con-Test
(Quality SV 2138, 1985, LP)
FM — City of Fear FM — City of Fear
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2383, 1980/2013, CD)
FM — Surveillance FM — Surveillance
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2382, 1979/2013, CD)
FM — Black Noise FM — Black Noise
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2376, 1978/2013, CD)
FM — Direct to Disc FM — Direct to Disc
(Esoteric Recordings ECLECM2377, 1978/2013, CD)

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