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Lard Free

Lard Free
Country
France
Profile
French avantgarde/prog rock band founded in December 1970 by Gilbert Artman, Francis Mativet, Jean-Jacques Miette, Dominique Triloff, and Philippe Bolliet. They went through many line up changes but always featured Artman.
Website
http://myspace.com/saindouxlibre
Related articles (2)
Releases on file (4)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Lard Free — Lard Free (III) Lard Free — Lard Free (III)
(Spalax 14224, 1977/1993, CD)
Lard Free — I'm Around About Midnight Lard Free — I'm Around About Midnight
(Spalax 14221, 1975/1993, CD)
Lard Free — Gilbert Artman's Lard Free Lard Free — Gilbert Artman's Lard Free
(Spalax 14225, 1973/1994, CD)

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