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Frobisher Neck

Frobisher Neck
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England
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Frobisher Neck is the recently-born brainchild of Tony Swettenham, a London / Home Counties-based keyboardist and dabbler in other instruments. After many a year of writing tunes, recording, playing in bands and other collaborations (including a sizeable stint as part of 1980s/90s East London-based psych-punk-prog-pop combo The History of Gardening), he has come up with this, a new vehicle for his current output of instrumental (and some say quirky) psychedelic folk-prog-pop-electronica.
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http://www.frobisherneck.com
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Various Artists — Goldfish Various Artists — Goldfish
(Fruits de Mer crustacean 84 & 85, 2018, 3LP+7")
Various Artists — Kopf Musik Various Artists — Kopf Musik
(Fruits de Mer crustacean 79, 2017, 3CD)
Various Artists — Strange Fish Three Various Artists — Strange Fish Three
(Fruits de Mer strange fish three, 2013, 2LP)
Various Artists — Roqueting through Space Various Artists — Roqueting through Space
(Fruits de Mer crustacean 18, 2011, LP)

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