This Blue Piano
Origin: Montréal, Québec
This 'Blue Piano' were an independent act from Montreal's West Island formed in 1981. They forged material in crude demo form at home and had Cemental Health Records release their first experiments on cassette under the title 'Exhibit A' in 1982.
In 1983 the band released their first proper album called 'Dick And Jane Eat God' for Cemental Health Records. In 1984, a 4 song demo EP on cassette called 'NHL Suitcase' was released. Eventually they were able perform enough to make money to record another proper studio release which resulted in 1985's 'The John The Baptiste EP'.
Lamont still plays with some law firm work colleagues under the name The Gavelheds playing cover songs and raising money for various charities; Ken Ashdown is the Managing Director of Komrad Communications is an associate of Action Dialogue Inc., a leading conflict management and organization development firm based in Ottawa. Ashdown is also working on the release of a This "Blue Piano" 'best of' called 'Only The Good Live On' for the revived Waste Island Records label.