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IQ
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England
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IQ is a British neo-progressive band founded by Mike Holmes (guitar) and Martin Orford (keyboards) in 1981. The original lineup also included Peter Nicholls (vocals), Paul Cook (drums), and Tim Esau (bass). Holmes has been the only constant member, with others leaving and rejoining over the years.
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http://iq-hq.co.uk
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Releases on file (14)
IQ — The Road of Bones IQ — The Road of Bones
(Giant Electric Pea GEPCD2046, 2014, 2CD)
IQ — Frequency IQ — Frequency
(Inside Out Music IOMCD 311, 2009, CD)
IQ — Dark Matter IQ — Dark Matter
(Inside Out Music IOMACD 2084, 2004, CD)
IQ — The Lost Attic IQ — The Lost Attic
(Giant Electric Pea GEPCD 1024, 2000, CD)
IQ — The Seventh House IQ — The Seventh House
(Inside Out Music SPV 085-4144A CD, 2000/2005, CD)
IQ — Seven Stories into 98 IQ — Seven Stories into 98
(Giant Electric Pea MIMP00000002, 1998, 2CD)
IQ — Subterranea IQ — Subterranea
(Inside Out Music SPV 0922853A DCD, 1997/2005, 2CD)
IQ — Forever Live IQ — Forever Live
(Giant Electric Pea GEPCD 1016, 1996, 2CD+DVD)
Various Artists — Mannerisms - A Celebration of the Music of Geoff Mann Various Artists — Mannerisms - A Celebration of the Music of Geoff Mann
(SI Music SIMPLy 50, 1994, CD)
IQ — Ever IQ — Ever
(Giant Electric Pea GEPCD 1006, 1993, CD)
IQ — Are You Sitting Comfortably? IQ — Are You Sitting Comfortably?
(Inside Out Music IOMACD 2105, 1989/2005, CD)
IQ — Nomzamo IQ — Nomzamo
(Inside Out Music IOMACD 2106, 1987/2005, CD)
IQ — The Wake IQ — The Wake
(Giant Electric Pea GEPBOX2, 1985/2010, 2CD + DVD)
IQ — Tales from the Lush Attic IQ — Tales from the Lush Attic
(Giant Electric Pea GEPCDDVD2002, 1983/2013, CD + DVD)

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