During the festival, the RIO members met formally again to discuss the way forward. Rock in Opposition or RIO was a movement representing a collective of progressive bands in the late 1970s united in their opposition to the music industry that refused to recognise their music. The lineup at this event included: Magma, Faust, the Peter Blegvad trio (including Chris Cutler), Present, Zao, Mats Morgan, Guapo, NeBeLNeST, Salle Gaveau and GMEA. ROCK IN OPPOSITION JAPAN FESTIVAL 2014. Festival Rock In Opposition France 2012 ROCK IN OPPOSITION. The music may be difficult, but we hope our audience will rise to the challenge. Data: 18 Settembre 2009. На билете под флаером написано: Рок шоу, которое записывающие компании не хотели бы вам показывать. Rock in opposition — Le Rock in Opposition (RIO), ou rock en opposition, est un mouvement musical fondé dans les années 70 par des groupes de rock, notamment de rock progressif, à l instigation du guitariste Fred Frith et de son groupe Henry Cow. Live recording from the March '78 Rock in Opposition Festival in London. Rock in Opposition or RIO was a movement representing a collective of progressive bands in the late 1970s united in their opposition to the music industry that refused to recognise their music. Nagai sat with Metropolis to discuss how it all came about. We promise to work hard on. "Chris Cutler homepage". References*cite book | author=Cutler, Chris | title="" | publisher=November Books | year=1984 | id=ISBN 0-946423-01-6External links* [http://www.squidco.com/rer/RIO.html Rock in Opposition] . Il regroupe des artistes reconnus dans les domaines du Rock in Opposition, Zeuhl, Rock progressif tels que Magma, Guapo, Faust, Zao,… …   Wikipédia en Français, Rock In Opposition (RIO) — RIO, Abkürzung für Rock in Opposition, war Ende der 70er Jahre eine Vereinigung europäischer Bands und avancierte später zum Stilbegriff für einen Ausläufer des Progressive Rock. While RIO never referred to a type of music (the original RIO bands were quite diverse musically), it became used by listeners, musicians, and distributors to classify bands (generally bands that appeared at the RIO festivals or bands related to or derived from the original RIO bands).Bands familiarized with the RIO movement and genre today include: Thinking Plague (USA), Present (Belgium), Miriodor (Canada), Ahvak (Israel), NeBeLNeST (France), Nazca (Mexico), Banda Elástica (Mexico), Le Silo (Japan), Six Cylindres En V (France), La STPO (La Société des Timides à la Parade des Oiseaux) (France), Panza (Argentina), Klimperei (France), 5uu's (USA), Guapo (UK), Gösta Berlings Saga (Sweden) and U Totem (USA). You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Using these criteria, three new members were elected::*Art Zoyd (France):*Art Bears (England, made up of former Henry Cow members):*Aksak Maboul (Belgium)A second RIO festival, organised by Stormy Six, took place between 26 April and 1 May 1979 at al Teatro dell'Elfo in Milan, Italy where all seven groups performed, the original four (minus Henry Cow) plus the three new groups. It was initiated by English avant-garde rock group Henry Cow in March 1978 when they invited four mainland European groups to come to London and perform in a festival called "Rock in Opposition". festival, is the "reunion" which started in Carmaux, France in April 2007, organised by Michel Besset, with the ambition to revive the spirit and objective of the original "Rock in Opposition" Festival from 1978 … Festival-France, located at Stonybrooke Farm in Chapel Hill, one of the most unique music festival venues: Explore the various record label and distributor booths, bars, and outdoor food trucks. * [http://mitkadem3.homestead.com/RIO_interview.html Interview with Chris Cutler on RIO] . This was the tag in the poster of the first RIO festival in 1978, symbolizing the anti-commercial stance of these bands and the ‘uncompromising’ character of their music. Present Acoustic is a "classical" variant of the band featuring grand piano, percussion and vocals. The first of these events was held in September 2015 at the Rock In Opposition Festival in Carmaux, France. Last.fm concert page for Rock In Opposition Festival at Cap'Découverte - Maison de la Musique (Le Garric) on Sept. 18, 2009. Rock In Opposition festival has started a crowdfunding campaign for its ninth event to take place in the Midi-Pyrenees, France, this year. This 14-disc set is an outgrowth of the celebration of the decades of Art Zoyd’s far-sighted musical work. While "Rock in Opposition" was never intended to be a formal organisation, the festival did generate "a lot of press around the world". It premièred at a Rock in Opposition festival in Southern France in April 2007, where they performed as "Present", their regular act, and as "Present Acoustic", where they played two grand pianos, "a lot of percussion" and sang. Reading & Leeds Festivals. Come celebrate Rock In Opposition's adventurous legacy this September 2017 at R.I.O. 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