Cardiacs ….possibly the greatest live band to walk the face of the planet, said somebody once.
Cardiacs did it first. From an Other Rock Show point of view, Cardiacs are the absolute masters at using ‘other’ time signatures quite effortlessly; and as for dynamics, use the musical styles our ears ingested throughout our childhoods and beyond like paint, seamlessly.
Ok, Cardiacs need a big old page written about then, but for now: a UK band, they’ve been around since 1977, they were mixing up the unmixable even back then; they’ve put out over a dozen albums, they could fill 2000 seat venues without a shred of mainstream publicity. But best to let some of the music do the explaining…
NEWS: CARDIACS have a beautiful new web site – and their back catalogue is now available directly from the band!