Header

KEEP THE DOG - THE HOUSE THAT WE LIVED IN

Fred Frith

RIO/Avant-Prog


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Fred Frith Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In album cover
4.95 | 3 ratings | 1 reviews | 67% 5 stars

Write a review
Buy FRED FRITH Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Live, released in 2003

Songs / Tracks Listing


Disc 1:
1. Revelation/Bones 4:59
2. Rock And A Hard Place 5:45
3. Hola, On Danse! 2:20
4. Foot In Hole 7:39
5. Fanfare/Lizard's Tale 4:31
6. Suspended 2:02
7. Quick Sign 5:16
8. Propaganda Suite 8:37
9. Walking Song 5:31
10. Some Clouds Do 2:59

Playing time 49.39

Disc 2:
1. The Same Eye/Fives 5:36
2. Votegs/Slow Bones 7:13
3. That Home We Lived In/Candy Machine 3:24
4. The Trace 5:18
5. True Love 4:01
6. Instant Party 3:06
7. Small Mercy 3:34
8. Norrgärden Nyvla 3:13
9. Year Of The MOnkey/Dark As A Match 6:21
10. Domaine De Langendreer 4:53

Playing time 46.39

Lyrics

Search FRED FRITH Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search FRED FRITH Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In tabs

Line-up / Musicians

Fred Frith: guitar, bass, violin, voice
Jean Derome: alto, baritone saxophone, flute, guimbarde, voice
Charles Hayward: drums, found objects, melodica, voice
Rene Lussier:guitar, bass
Zeena Parkins; accordion, electric harp, piano, synthesizer, voice
Bob Ostertag: sampler
Claudia Engelhart: live sound mix, DAT recording

Releases information

2003 - Fred Records/ReR Megacorp (UK), ReR/FRA 03 (2xCD)

Recorded live, 1991

Thanks to syzygy for the addition
Edit this entry

FRED FRITH MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s
No MP3/Stream available for this artist.
Collaborate with Progarchives.com, learn how to submit new MP3s.

Buy FRED FRITH Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In Music


Maybe Monday-UnsquareMaybe Monday-Unsquare
Import
Imports 2011
Audio CD$11.99
$9.99 (used)
Digital WildlifeDigital Wildlife
Winter & Winter 2002
Audio CD$11.59
$6.50 (used)
GravityGravity
Fred Records 2002
Audio CD$8.99
$13.98 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
JOHN ZORN/FRED FRITH - DICT,E/LIBER NOVUS [DIGIPAK] - NEW CD US $13.76 Buy It Now 1h 29m
va half japanese fred frith the workdogs bongwater missing foundation lp sealed US $16.99 Buy It Now 1h 56m
Gravity [Expanded] CD by Fred Frith East Side Digital FREEShipping! US $18.99 Buy It Now 4h 42m
FRED FRITH=-SPEECHLESS US $29.95 Buy It Now 5h 35m
SKELETON CREW Learn to Talk LP Tom Cora FRED FRITH US $29.99 Buy It Now 6h 32m
Lars Hollmer Looping Home Orchestra LIVE 1992-1993 Fred Frith Jean Derome cd US $9.99 [0 bids]
9h 44m
AQSAK MABOUL "UN PEU DE L'AME DES BANDITS" LP RARE EXPERIMENTAL PROG Fred Frith US $69.99 Buy It Now 12h 9m
Fred Frith: Middle of the Moment NEW CD US $3.99 [0 bids]
13h 35m
JOHN ZORN*NAKED CITY Heretic FRED FRITH*BILL FRISELL*WAYNE HORVITZ Japanese CD! US $29.99 Buy It Now 14h 9m
Technology of Tears (And Other Music for Dance) by Fred Frith CD, John Zorn US $3.99 [0 bids]
14h 18m
JOHN ZORN FRED FRITH original Vinyl LP Naked City (1989) US $129.99 Buy It Now 1 day
FRED FRITH - FRIENDS & ENEMIES - NEW CD US $20.11 Buy It Now 1 day
Chris Cutler / Fred Frith CD 2 Gentlemen In Verona Live April 16 1999 Henry Cow US $15.92 [0 bids]
1 day
Henry Cow ?CD Stockholm & Göteborg Fred Frith Chris Cutler Lindsay Cooper US $15.92 [0 bids]
1 day
Chris CUTLER Fred FRITH Limoges 7" Clear VINYL Hand Made PS Record HENRY COW US $49.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Fred Frith - Eye To Ear [CD New] US $16.83 Buy It Now 1 day
FRED FRITH Rene Lussier LP Nous Autres CHRIS CUTLER US $24.99 Buy It Now 1 day
FRED FRITH - PACIFICA [FRED FRITH] - NEW CD US $13.18 Buy It Now 1 day
HENRY COW Unrest Fred Frith Chris Cutler 180 gram vinyl SEALED LP Lindsay Cooper US $49.97 Buy It Now 1 day
Vintage 1982 Post Punk LP Fred Frith / Live in Japan Vol. 1 - Vinyl Record US $22.50 Buy It Now 1 day
US press ART BEARS The World As It Is Today LP+Book FRED FRITH Re Records 1981 US $79.99 Buy It Now 1 day
FRANCE Import LOL COXHILL & FRED FRITH French Gigs LP AAA 1983 Rare OOP US $49.98 Buy It Now 1 day
US press ART BEARS Winter Songs LP Ralph RR7905 w/Insert FRED FRITH Henry Cow US $49.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Fred Frith - Eye To Ear 3 [CD New] US $12.70 Buy It Now 1 day
FRED FRITH -LIVE IN JAPAN-THE GUITARS ON THE TABLE APPROACH VOL.1 US $89.00 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH - TO SAIL TO SAIL NEW CD US $20.86 Buy It Now 2 days
Fred Frith - Dancing in the Street (Vinyl 7") / Ralph Records FF-8056-S US $22.98 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH - 50TH BIRTHDAY, VOL. 5 [DIGIPAK] - NEW CD US $13.18 Buy It Now 2 days
V-EFFECT STOP THOSE bSONGS LP RIFT PROG FRED FRITH US $16.00 Buy It Now 2 days
Jim Staley - Mumbo Jumbo Rift 1986 Avant Garde John Zorn Fred Frith Ikue Mori US $38.00 [0 bids]
US $50.00 Buy It Now
2 days
Eye to Ear, Vol. 2 by Fred Frith (CD, Jan-2004, Tzadik Records) US $9.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Henry Cow Unrest RED 002 12"vinyl jazz LP Gatefold 1979 Fred Frith M- US $34.99 [0 bids]
2 days
Henry Cow Legend Virgin VR13-107 Firstl US Release Fred Frith Mike Oldfield EX US $34.99 [0 bids]
2 days
Fred Frith - Vol. 2-Eye To Ear [CD New] US $16.98 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH - EYE TO EAR 3 - SOUNDTRACK NEW CD US $20.86 Buy It Now 2 days
(CD) FRED FRITH - Eye To Ear US $12.99 Buy It Now 2 days
(CD) FRED FRITH & CHRIS BROWN - Cutter Heads US $14.99 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH/CHRIS CUTLER-LIMOGES 7" 45 RPM clear vinyl/hand screened US $39.98 [0 bids]
US $59.98 Buy It Now
2 days
Fred Frith CLEARING CD USA 702397760528 Tzadik new US $7.98 [0 bids]
2 days
Fred Frith EYE TO EAR CD USA 702397750321 Tzadik new US $7.98 [0 bids]
2 days
Fred Frith/Bob Ostertag/Phil Minton VOICE OF AMERICA LP USA Rift M-/M- US $24.98 [0 bids]
2 days
Fred Frith/Rene Lussier NOUS AUTRES LP CAN Victo M-/M- US $49.98 [0 bids]
2 days
Material "Memory Serves" CD 1992 Bill Laswell Fred Frith Henry Kaiser Anton Fier US $2.50 [0 bids]
2 days
FRED FRITH - DIGITAL WILDLIFE NEW CD US $24.85 Buy It Now 2 days
MASSACRE-killing time-1983-material BILL LASWELL-FRED FRITH-CANADA-EX+ US $8.77 [0 bids]
2 days
MICHAEL ZENTNER-PRESENT TIME-Carla Bley/Fred Frith/Daevid Allen/Percy Jones-LP US $10.98 Buy It Now 2 days
Robert Wyatt ?Ruth Is Stranger Than Richard Japan Mini LP Fred Frith Brian Eno US $27.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Fred Frith - Digital Wildlife CD US $21.97 Buy It Now 2 days
Fred Frith - Rivers & Tides CD US $22.16 Buy It Now 2 days
Fred Frith - To Sail To Sail CD US $18.20 Buy It Now 2 days
Fred Frith - Freedom In Fragments CD US $18.20 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH - EYE TO EAR 2 NEW CD US $20.86 Buy It Now 2 days
FRED FRITH - RIVERS & TIDES NEW CD US $24.85 Buy It Now 3 days
FRED FRITH / ROVA SAXOPHONE - FREEDOM IN FRAGMENTS NEW CD US $20.86 Buy It Now 3 days
"Oasis. Music From Mills 2001" CD Fred Frith Avant Electronica Chris Brown US $3.00 [0 bids]
3 days
FRED FRITH - I DREAM OF YOU JUMPING - NEW CD US $11.60 Buy It Now 3 days
Anthony Braxton & Fred Frith - Duo-Victoriaville 2005 [CD New] US $15.05 Buy It Now 3 days
David Moss Dense Band Live in Europe Fred Frith Wayne Horvitz Christian Marclay US $19.99 Buy It Now 3 days
FRED FRITH SPEECHLESS RALPH RECORDS USA VINYL LP RECORD US $26.61 Buy It Now 3 days
Materiali Sonori Harold Budd Roedelius Bill Laswell Fred Frith US $7.35 Buy It Now 3 days
BUY OR DIE 1980 1/2 "THE ESIDENTS/SNAKEFINGER/YELLO/FRED FRITH" RARE W/P/S US $10.00 [0 bids]
3 days
Fred Frith - Back To Life CD US $18.20 Buy It Now 3 days
Henry Kaiser & Fred Frith: Who Needs Enemies? LP Metalanguage 1983 US $9.99 Buy It Now 4 days
RUDOLPH GREY - IMPLOSION-73 7" Clear Sonic Youth Pere Ubu Fred Frith Mars US $8.15 [0 bids]
4 days
FRED FRITH GRAVITY VINYL LP RALPH RECORDS FF 8057L US $24.99 Buy It Now 4 days
JOHN ZORN*NAKED CITY Radio FRED FRITH*BILL FRISELL*WAYNE HORVITZ Japanese CD! US $29.99 Buy It Now 4 days
FRED FRITH - TECHNOLOGY OF TEARS (AND OTHER MUSIC FOR DANCE) [SLIMLINE] - NEW CD US $13.59 Buy It Now 4 days
Fred Frith Guitar Quartet - Upbeat (CD, 1998, Ambiances Magnétiques (Canada)) US $14.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Eyvind Kang - 7 NADE's CD TZADIK secret chiefs 3 fred frith ron miles US $7.99 Buy It Now 4 days
2 LP V.A. Step Across the Border Fred Frith Tom Cora...Swiss 1990 NM US $79.99 Buy It Now 4 days
STEP TO ANOTHER WORLD MUSIC - V/A - RECDEC - FRED FRITH - SKELETON CREW US $4.90 Buy It Now 4 days
Phil Minton Sealed Vinyl LP Solo Singing (Fred Frith, Eugene Nowacki, Bob Humm) US $58.44 [0 bids]
4 days
Bob Ostertag - Getting Ahead LP NM- avant garde jazz charles noyes fred frith US $39.99 Buy It Now 5 days
With Enemies Like These, Who Needs Friends? by Henry Kaiser/Fred Frith CD US $3.99 [0 bids]
5 days
FRED FRITH - "Cheap At Half The Price" EX, vinyl LP US $15.00 Buy It Now 5 days
RALPH RECORDS PRESENTS - RESIDENTS/SNAKEFINGER/MX80 SOUND/YELLO/FRED FRITH/ MORE US $8.00 [0 bids]
5 days
Guitar Solos Fred Frith USA CD album (CDLP) RER/FRO02 RER 2002 US $36.72 Buy It Now 5 days
Fred Frith Bob Ostertag Phil Minton - Voice of America cd 1981 Henry Cow avant US $19.90 Buy It Now 5 days
FRED FRITH The Technology Of Tears JOHN ZORN -TENKO SST Records 2xLP US $28.00 Buy It Now 5 days
Fred Frith US $20.00 Buy It Now 6 days
FRED FRITH-THE TECHNOLOGY OF TEARS-Henry Cow-orig SST dbl LP-vinyl EX cover VG+! US $15.98 [0 bids]
US $21.98 Buy It Now
6 days
Residents God In Three Persons Soundtrack LP vinyl record fred frith snakefinger US $17.95 Buy It Now 6 days
1st press FRED FRITH HENRY KAISER WITH FRIENDS LIKE THESE LP henry cow PROG EX+ US $23.99 Buy It Now 6 days
FRED FRITH - EYE TO EAR, VOL. 3 - NEW CD US $15.19 Buy It Now 6 days
Henry Cow Unrest Red Records '74 Fred Frith/C.Cutler LP slapp happy prog rare US $75.00 Buy It Now 6 days
Fred Frith - To Sail To Sail [CD New] US $12.72 Buy It Now 6 days
Bob Ostertag CD Solo Volume One Like a Melody No Bitterness Fred Frith John Zorn US $12.30 [0 bids]
6 days
Kato Hideki CD Turbulent Zone (Ikue Mori, Fred Frith, Otomo Yoshihide) US $12.30 [0 bids]
6 days
Germán Bringas 2CD El Engrane Amarillo Fred Frith Chris Cutler Luis Flores US $20.17 [0 bids]
6 days
Cutler, Chris & Fred Frith-Cutler, Chris & Fred Frith - Live In ... CD NEW US $16.64 Buy It Now 7 days
David Moss Dense Band Live In Europe Fred Frith 1988 German LP Near Mint Vinyl US $37.49 Buy It Now 7 days
GREASY TRUCKERS Live Dingwalls Henry Cow Gong Fred Frith Steve Hillage 2 LP US $49.97 Buy It Now 7 days
Fred Frith - Gravity - Ralph Test Pressing!! 1980 LP Henry Cow, Downtown US $31.99 Buy It Now 7 days
FRED FRITH GUITAR SOLOS HENRY COW CAROLINE UK 1st PRESS ORIGINAL US $81.63 Buy It Now 7 days
ROVA SAXOPHONE QUARTET Long on Logic Fred Frith & Henry Kaiser SOUND ASPECTS LP US $18.00 Buy It Now 7 days
FRED FRITH EVELYN GLENNIE The Sugar Factory CD 2007 NEW US $13.99 Buy It Now 7 days
FRED FRITH RIVERS & TIDES CD DIGIPACK GERMAN 2003 AVANTE GARDE SOUNDTRACK US $13.05 Buy It Now 7 days
FRED FRITH HAPPY END PROBLEM CD DIGIPACK USA 2006 NM AVANTE GARDE FRA 05 US $13.05 Buy It Now 7 days
ANTHONY BRAXTON & FRED FRITH DUO (VICTORIAVILLE) 2005 CD CANADA NM AVANTE GARDE US $13.05 Buy It Now 8 days
CHRIS CUTLER & FRED FRITH LIVE MOSCOW PRAGUE & WASHINGTON UK CD NM AVANTE GARDE US $13.05 Buy It Now 8 days

More places to buy FRED FRITH music online Buy FRED FRITH & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for FRED FRITH DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

FRED FRITH Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In ratings distribution


4.95
(3 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(67%)
67%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(33%)
33%
Good, but non-essential (0%)
0%
Collectors/fans only (0%)
0%
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)
0%

FRED FRITH Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Syzygy
SPECIAL COLLABORATOR Honorary Collaborator
5 stars This double set is probably the perfect introduction to Fred Frith in his RIO mode (as opposed to free improv, contemporary classical, soundtracks and anything else he's turned his hand to).In the late 80s Frith assembled a band to perform selections from his post Henry Cow career. This turned out to be something of a RIO dream team, featuring Jean Derome, Rene Lussier, Zeena Parkins, Charles Hayward and Bob Ostertag, all of whom had worked with or would work with Frith in various projects. The recordings on this album were made in 1991, although they were unreleased until 2003, and they give a good overview of the first decade of Frith's solo career.

The repertoire includes compositions from his solo albums, Massacre, Skeleton Crew and his collaboration with Henry Kaiser. Cheap at Half The Price is the most strongly represented of his albums with 3 tracks, and in all cases the pieces have been substantially rearranged with plenty of space for improvisation. All of the band are excellent, with Bob Ostertag using his sampler to play any parts that were otherwise unplayable and to add all kinds of interesting sounds to the mix. A good example of this approach comes at the end of disc 1, when Walking Song (from Cheap At Half The Price) is built around the rhythm of Frith's breathing, Charles Hayward adding a mournful melodica refrain which plays against Frith's wordless vocal and the whole piece gradually building up before segueing into a gloriously uptempo reading of Some Clouds Do. Elsewhere Skeleton Crew's Foot In Hole gets a similarly intriguing makeover, extended to more than double its original playing time. Band members create bizarre vocal sounds which are treated by Ostertag (with a brief sample of the dog for good measure) before the piece proper is taken at a more stately tempo than previously, playing Parkin's accordion against baritone sax rather than the cello that featured on the original version. And the same is true throughout the album; Frith's compositions are cherry picked, reworked and played with enormous verve and skill.

There are a couple of minor gripes. Frith is here as a multi instrumentalist, switching between guitar, bass and violin and sharing lead guitar duties with Rene Lussier, so fans of his inspired lead guitar work will find comparatively thin pickings. The playing time - a tad over 96 minutes - isn't overly generous for a 2 disc set, but on the other hand quality is generally preferable to quantity. Anybody who enjoys Sammla Mammas Manna or The Muffins' combination of eccentricity, good humour, instrumental dexterity and brain achingly complex compositions will love this, as will any fans of the Canterbury sound wishing to dip a toe into the RIO/Avant prog scene. An absolute gem and essential listening.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Send comments to Syzygy (BETA) | Report this review (#110805) | Review Permalink
Posted Monday, February 05, 2007

Latest members reviews

No review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Post a review of FRED FRITH "Keep the Dog - The House That We Lived In"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.67 seconds