The Invisible Opera Company of Tibet
The current line-up:
Brian Zero - Guitars, glissando guitar and vocals
Jackie Juno - Lead vocal, percussion, tinkle-tonk
Julian Veasy - Keyboards and Synths
Phil Whitehouse - Bass
Matt Jackson- Drums
Viv Goodwin-Darke -
Backing vocals, flute, Cello
The Invisible Opera Company of Tibet is a deepspace funk-punk psychedelic rock band infused with a hint of jazz and a twist of gnome.
Founded by legendary frontman of Gong, Daevid Allen, and guitarist Brian Abbott in 1992, the band has toured the UK with Daevid Allen and Ruz Hibbs (of the Australian Invisible Opera Company of Tibet) and appeared at many festivals over the years.
They have produced many albums, both studio and live, with an ongoing recording and performance history.
The latest studio album The Bardo Of Becoming is a whole journey based upon the Tibetan book of the dead.
Their set comprises of all original material addressing the Tibetan situation, future politics, deep inner space, the nature of things and a few classic Gong and Daevid Allen favorites. Sonic transmisions from Radio Gnome guaranteed for a heart opening, mind expanding and a vibey uplifting experience.
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