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Chris Cutler

dr, *1947 GB, Washington, D.C.
Musician / Composer of Rock and Jazz

Chris Cutler (born 4 January 1947) is an English percussionist, composer, lyricist and music theorist. Best known for his work with English avant-rock group Henry Cow, Cutler was also a member and drummer of other bands, including Art Bears, News from Babel, Pere Ubu and (briefly) Gong/Mothergong. He has collaborated with many musicians and groups, including Fred Frith, Lindsay Cooper, Zeena Parkins, Peter Blegvad, Telectu and The Residents, and has appeared on over 100 recordings. Cutler's career spans over three decades and he still performs actively throughout the world.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
  • Piano
  • Vocals
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Electronic
  • Alternative
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Cudegokalalumosospasashatetéwaot on Angelica 1997 by Various Artists
Cage de verre on Nous Autres by Fred Frith & René Lussier
Festa Do Avante 1 on Festa Do Avante by Teléctu & Chris Cutler
Sabotage 5 on Sabotage by Various Artists
The Bug Song on Pop Songs For Kids by Chris Cutler
Sabotage 1 on Sabotage by Various Artists
Red Wire on Jouer . Spielen . To Play by La 1919 with Chris Cutler . Charles Hayward . Roberto Zorzi
Festa Do Avante 2 on Festa Do Avante by Teléctu & Chris Cutler
Un Mondo Invisibile on Jouer . Spielen . To Play by La 1919 with Chris Cutler . Charles Hayward . Roberto Zorzi
Mare nubium on Garcia: Réel Meeting by Xavier Garcia, Alexandre Meyer, Lucia Recio, Jean-Paul Autin, Eric Brochard & Chris Cutler

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
To Lindsay: Omaggio A Lindsay CooperFerdinando Faraò & Artchipel Orchestra Featuring Chris Cutler2017Album
ConspiraciesChris Cutler2017Album
Go FigurePeter Blegvad, Chris Cutler, John Greaves, Karen Mantler, Bob Drake2017Album
Kleine WeltenLuciano Margorani, Luca Pissavini, Chris Cutler2015Album
Vampyr And Other StoriesRoberto Musci, Giovanni Venosta, Chris Cutler2015Album
The Year Of The DragonSteve MacLean, Chris Cutler2012Album
Golden StateChris Cutler, Fred Frith, Thomas Dimuzio2010Album
Réel MeetingXavier Garcia, Jean-Paul Autin, Eric Brochard, Chris Cutler, Alexandre Meyer, Lucia Recio2008Album
There And Back AgainChris Cutler2006Album
Twice Around The Earth - An Experiment In ListeningChris Cutler2004Album
BrickolageChris Cutler & Thomas Dimuzio2003Single
DustChris Cutler And Thomas Dimuzio2002Album
SoloChris Cutler2002Album
Steel Water LightRoberto Musci / Chris Cutler / Jon Rose / Claudio Gabbiani2001Album
Musique Action '98Iancu Dumitrescu, Ana-Maria Avram, Chris Cutler, Tim Hodgkinson with Hyperion Ensemble1999Album
QuakeChris Cutler And Thomas Dimuzio1999Album
Hangman's HillPeter Blegvad With John Greaves & Chris Cutler1998Album
L'Arpa E L'AsinoN.O.R.M.A. + Chris Cutler1997Album
Shark!Chris Cutler1996Album
Three Suite PieceRené Lussier, Jean Derome, Chris Cutler With Tom Cora1996Album
p53p53 : Chris Cutler, Lutz Glandien, Marie Goyette, Zygmunt Krauze, Otomo Yoshihide1995Album
Just Woke UpPeter Blegvad With John Greaves And Chris Cutler1995Album
Preacher In Naked Chase GuiltyChris Cutler, Thomas Dimuzio, C.W. Vrtacek1995Album
Telectu Cutler BerrocalTelectu - Chris Cutler - Jac Berrocal1995Album
Jouer. Spielen. To PlayLa 1919 / Chris Cutler / Charles Hayward / Roberto Zorzi1994Album
Domestic StoriesChris Cutler / Lutz Glandien with Dagmar Krause, Fred Frith, Alfred Harth1992Album
Didn't Have A Very Good TimeDavid Thomas, Chris Cutler & Allen Ravenstine1983Single
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