Venus in Furs
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Not to be confused with fictional glam rock band The Venus in Furs.Read More...
There are at least three bands named Venus in Furs
1. Highly acclaimed outfit originally based in Sussex, England. Formed around the multifarious talents of TIMES : Composer, Lyricist and Multi-Instrumentalist. Early material as a four-piece Band ( "CURTAIN" : LIVE IN CONCERT, "EXTENDED PLAY" and "VERVE" ) before re-forming in 1984 as a duo : TIMES /SKOT LUCY producing 2 Albums with this line-up ( PLATONIC LOVE, STRIP after which TIMES mainly working solo under the VIF Banner producing the albums : REAL MORAL FIBRE. MEGALOMANIA and many other works of varied and challenging music. Once popular in Central Europe, Japan and parts of the USA. VIF's catalogue was much sought after and has fetched good prices for the original vinyl on the collectors market.
2. A three-piece, all girl Surf-Rock band based in Madison, Wisconsin USA. Members are Nat Hinckley (bass), Vic (guitar), and Marlo (drums). They began performing in April, 2010. Their official site is http://www.venusinfursband.com/.