Pere Ubu

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Smash the Hegemony of Dance. Stand still.

The new Pere Ubu album, 'Lady From Shanghai,' is scheduled for release in January 2013, the thirty-fifth anniversary of the group's debut ('The Modern Dance').

"The dancer is the puppet of the dance," says singer David Thomas. "It's long past time somebody puts an end to this abomination. 'Lady From Shanghai' has fixed the problem.

"What is the problem? Dance encourages the body to move without permission."

'Lady From Shanghai' is an album of dance music... fixed.

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Pere Ubu - Long Live Pere Ubu with Sarah Jane Morris

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Review of Pere Ubu's album Long Live Pere Ubu with Sarah Jane MorrisA little history first. Pere Ubu formed in Cleveland, Ohio in 1975 and along with fellow weirdists Devo - from neighbouring Akron -...

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