The Modern Dance is the debut album by American rock band Pere Ubu. It was released in January 1978 by record label Blank. A . surround sound version was released as the DVD-Audio side of a DualDisc in 2005. The Modern Dance has been critically acclaimed.
Complete your Pere Ubu collection. Pere Ubu. The Modern Dance (LP, Album). Blank Records was a label created specifically for release this Pere Ubu album. Reply See 2 replies Notify me Helpful.
Produced by Pere Ubu & Ken Hamann. Album The Modern Dance. The Modern Dance Lyrics. Down to the bus Into the town Our poor boy can't get around Eight fifty-five. Down at the show She leaves early He'll never know Cuz our poor boy Believes in chance He'll never get the modern dance. Under the door there's an eye on the place He watches for the shadows race Watch real close Look real fast He's in touch It'll never last Cuz our poor boy Believes in chance He'll never get the modern dance. The song features a repeated refrain of Merdre, merdre, which is a sly reference to the inspiration for the band’s name. In the play Ubu Roi by Alfred Jerry, the first line uttered by the character Ubu when he enters is Merdre! (Usually translated as Shit! ) It created quite a scandal at the time. The Modern Dance" Track Info. Written By Tony Maimone, Tom Herman, Scott Krauss & 2 more.
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Listen free to Pere Ubu – The Modern Dance (Non-Alignment Pact, The Modern Dance and more). The Modern Dance is the debut studio album by American rock band Pere Ubu. It was released in January 1978, through record label Blank Records, a "short-lived Mercury Records subsidiary founded by Cliff Burnstein, now better known for managing superstar acts like Metallica and Red Hot Chili Peppers". Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.
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