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Dead Can Dance

Band, 1981-1998 AU, Melbourne
Electronic and Rock
A.k.a. Lisa Gerard and Brendan Perry

Dead Can Dance is an Australian musical project formed in 1981 in Melbourne by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry. The band relocated to London, England, in May 1982. Australian music historian Ian McFarlane described Dead Can Dance's style as "constructed soundscapes of mesmerising grandeur and solemn beauty; African polyrhythms, Gaelic folk, Gregorian chant, Middle Eastern mantras and art rock."Having disbanded in 1998, they reunited briefly in 2005 for a world tour and reformed in 2011, releasing a new album (Anastasis) and embarking on several tours.

        
Members
PortraitLisa Gerrard
voc *1961 AU
PortraitBrendan Perry
voc *1959 IE
PortraitJames Pinker
perc, dr NZ
PortraitPeter Ulrich
perc, dr *1958 GB
PortraitScott Rodger
b, eb GB
Richard Avison
tb *1958 GB
Simon Monroe
Popular Tracks   
The Host of Seraphim on A Passage in Time by Dead Can Dance
Opium on Anastasis by Dead Can Dance
The Carnival Is Over on Wake by Dead Can Dance
Yulunga (Spirit Dance) on Wake by Dead Can Dance
Song of the Stars - Remastered on Spiritchaser by Dead Can Dance
Children of the Sun on Anastasis by Dead Can Dance
Amnesia on Anastasis by Dead Can Dance
ACT II: The Invocation on Dionysus by Dead Can Dance
American Dreaming - Live at The Mayfair Theatre on Wake by Dead Can Dance
ACT II: The Mountain on Dionysus by Dead Can Dance

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Temporal ObligationsDead Can Dance2018Album
The Host Of Seraphim (CharliEM Oniric World Interpretation Edit)Dead Can Dance2018Single
DionysusDead Can Dance2018Album
The Here And Ever AfterDead Can Dance2018Album
Al Jorn Del JudiciDead Can Dance2018Album
GhostDead Can Dance2018Album
Grieve For The GirlDead Can Dance2018Album
Favored RhymesDead Can Dance2018Album
Beyond The BlackDead Can Dance2018Album
Forlorn Somnambulistic ManiacalDead Can Dance2018Album
Arabian GothicDead Can Dance2016Album
Anastasis To The Land Of GodsDead Can Dance2016Album
The Eternal ParadeDead Can Dance2016Album
Demos & Peel SessionsDead Can Dance2016Album
Garden Of The Arcane Delights • The John Peel SessionsDead Can Dance2016Compil.
Live At Elysee Montmartre 1988Dead Can Dance2015Album
Sweet MnemosyneDead Can Dance2015Album
Dom Muzyki I Tanca - Poland 2013Dead Can Dance2015Album
The Fatal Impact : Live ‘82Dead Can Dance2015Album
SunflowersDead Can Dance2015Album
A Journey To The Unknown (Early Demos & J.Peel Sessions)Dead Can Dance2015Album
The Children Of The Sun Live In Santa Monica 2013Dead Can Dance2013Single
In ConcertDead Can Dance2013Album
MosaicDead Can Dance2013Compil.
OpiumDead Can Dance2012Single
Greatest HitsDead Can Dance2012Compil.
AmnesiaDead Can Dance2012Single
John Peel Session 19.11.1983Dead Can Dance2012Album
AnastasisDead Can Dance2012Album
Live in Athens - Lycabettus Theater 23.09.2012Dead Can Dance2012Album
Children Of The Sun (Edit)Dead Can Dance2012Album
Live in Athens 18/6/1996Dead Can Dance2012Album
II: Within The Realm Of A Dying Sun ✦ The Serpent's Egg ✦ Aion ✦ John Peel Session 2.6.1984Dead Can Dance2011Album
IDead Can Dance2010Album
East Of EdenDead Can Dance2010Album
John Peel Session 2.6.1984Dead Can Dance2010Album
MP3 КоллекцияDead Can Dance2010Compil.
The Rare Traxx 2010 EditionDead Can Dance2010Album
Best OfDead Can Dance2009Compil.
SACD Box SetDead Can Dance2008Album
2008 SamplerDead Can Dance2008Compil.
2 In 1: The Serpent's Egg / Within The Realm Of A Dying SunDead Can Dance2008Compil.
MP3 - DiscographyDead Can Dance2008Compil.
DCD 2005 - Selections From North America 2005Dead Can Dance2006Album
DCD North America 2005Dead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 2nd October - Canada - MontrealDead Can Dance2005Album
Memento: The Very Best Of Dead Can DanceDead Can Dance2005Compil.
DCD 2005 - 12th March - Holland - The HagueDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD Europe 2005Dead Can Dance2005Album
Chicago: 12th October 2005Dead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 1st October - Canada - TorontoDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 17th March - Belgium - BrusselsDead Can Dance2005Album
MP3 Digital Collection 2 (Great Hits Vol. 2)Dead Can Dance2005Compil.
Dreams Made Flesh London 2005Dead Can Dance2005Single
DCD 2005 - 14th March - France - ParisDead Can Dance2005Album
mp3Dead Can Dance2005Compil.
DCD 2005 - 5th October - USA - BostonDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 18th September - USA - SeattleDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 12th October - USA - ChicagoDead Can Dance2005Album
Forever Best!Dead Can Dance2005Compil.
DCD 2005 - 27th March - Germany - MunichDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 26th March - Germany - CologneDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 22nd March - Barcelona - SpainDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 21st March - Spain - MadridDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 6th April - England - LondonDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 7th April - England - LondonDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 4th October - Canada - MontrealDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 17th September - USA - SeattleDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 10th October - USA - Washington DCDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 16th March - France - LilleDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 24th March - Italy - MilanDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - 10th March - Ireland - DublinDead Can Dance2005Album
DCD 2005 - Selections From Europe 2005Dead Can Dance2005Album
Dead Can Dance (1) (Studio Albums)Dead Can Dance2004Compil.
Etnica - Music For SoulDead Can Dance2004Compil.
Dead Can Dance (2) (Unreleased Tracks, Live & B.Perry Solo)Dead Can Dance2004Compil.
WakeDead Can Dance2003Compil.
AwakeningDead Can Dance2002Compil.
3 in 2 - Duality / The Mirror Pool / Dead Can Dance (First Album)Dead Can Dance, Lisa Gerrard2001Compil.
SamplerDead Can Dance2001Album
Mystic Hits (Best Dreams)Dead Can Dance2001Compil.
1981-1998Dead Can Dance2001Compil.
(2) Сольные Проекты, Бутлеги 1984-2000Dead Can Dance2000Compil.
MTV Music HistoryDead Can Dance2000Compil.
The Snake And The MoonDead Can Dance2000Compil.
(1) Номерные Альбомы 1984-2000Dead Can Dance2000Compil.
Spiritchaser / Into The Labyrinth / Towards The Within (3 Full Albums In 2 Cd)Dead Can Dance1999Compil.
The BestDead Can Dance1999Compil.
Spleen And Ideal + Within The Realm Of A Dying SunDead Can Dance1998Compil.
Into The Labyrinth / SpiritchaserDead Can Dance1998Album
The Human Games (The Greatest Hits)Dead Can Dance1997Compil.
Dead Can Dance / Spleen And Ideal / Within The Realm Of A Dying SunDead Can Dance1997Album
The Snake And The MoonDead Can Dance1996Single
NierikaDead Can Dance1996Album
The Serpent’s Egg / AionDead Can Dance1996Album
SambatikiDead Can Dance1996Single
SpiritchaserDead Can Dance1996Album
The Rare TraxxDead Can Dance1995Album
American DreamingDead Can Dance1994Single
The Carnival Is OverDead Can Dance1994Single
Sinful GardenDead Can Dance1994Album
Dead Can DanceDead Can Dance1994Compil.
SanveanDead Can Dance1994Album
Club PromoDead Can Dance1994Album
Toward The WithinDead Can Dance1994Album
Exit To EdenDead Can Dance1994Album
The Hidden TreasuresDead Can Dance1994Album
Mystical RainDead Can Dance1994Album
Untitled Promotional Box SetDead Can Dance1994Album
Twilight MoonsDead Can Dance1994Album
MeditaborDead Can Dance1994Album
The Carnival Is OverDead Can Dance1993Single
Live In The USADead Can Dance1993Album
Into The LabyrinthDead Can Dance1993Album
Yulunga (Spirit Dance)Dead Can Dance1993Single
The Host Of SeraphimDead Can Dance1993Single
The Ubiquitous Mr. LovegroveDead Can Dance1993Single
AilemaDead Can Dance1993Album
Influences From The Middle AgeDead Can Dance1992Album
Closer To HeavenDead Can Dance1992Album
A Passage In TimeDead Can Dance1991Compil.
4AD Promo PackPixies, Lush, Cocteau Twins, Dead Can Dance1990Album
AionDead Can Dance1990Album
The Serpent's EggDead Can Dance1988Album
Within The Realm Of A Dying SunDead Can Dance1987Album
Spleen And IdealDead Can Dance1985Album
Dead Can DanceDead Can Dance1984Album
Garden Of The Arcane DelightsDead Can Dance1984Album
The Snake And The Moon (Overcast Sound Remix)Dead Can DanceSingle
Dead Can Dance - MP3Dead Can DanceCompil.
Spirit Dance - Best '2000Dead Can DanceCompil.
AvatarDead Can DanceAlbum
Mp3Dead Can DanceAlbum
MP3 CollectionDead Can DanceAlbum
Live In Amsterdam 2013Dead Can DanceSingle
Mysteric MusicB-Tribe, Dead Can Dance, Gregorian, Jay Stapley, Ermitage, Lenny Mac Dowell, Lothar KrellCompil.
Demos & RehearsalsDead Can DanceAlbum
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