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Shatner's Bassoon

Shatner's Bassoon
Country
England
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Shatner's Bassoon is a band from Leeds specializing in "malfunctioning improvisation, passive-aggressive minimalism, surreal avant-noise and free jazz trances." The group was formed in 2010 and consists of Oliver Dover (woodwinds), Craig Scott (guitar), Johnny Richards (keyboards), Michael Bardon (bass), and Joost Hendrickx (drums).
Website
http://www.shatnersbassoonband.com
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Releases on file (3)
Shatner's Bassoon — Disco Erosion Shatner's Bassoon — Disco Erosion
(Bandcamp no#, 2018, CD / DL)
Shatner's Bassoon — The Self Titled Album Shansa Barsnaan Shatner's Bassoon — The Self Titled Album Shansa Barsnaan
(Bandcamp no#, 2015, CD / DL)
Shatner's Bassoon — Aquatic Ape Privilege Shatner's Bassoon — Aquatic Ape Privilege
(Bandcamp no#, 2013, CD / DL)

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