BALLET MÉCANIQUE

 
Left: Ballet Mécanique, Saltlageret 24/5/1980 (design: Martin Hall). Right: Ballet Mécanique, Rockmaskinen 3/1/1981.



Left: Ballet Mécanique + Billedstofteateret, Fortropper 1981. Right: Ballet Mécanique album poster 1981 (design: Martin Hall).



Left: Ballet Mécanique, Odd Fellow Palæet 11/6/1981 (Gorm Valentin). Right: Martin Hall, Roskilde Festival 27/6/1981 (Søren Svendsen).



Left: Morten Versner, Roskilde Festival 27/6/1981 (Søren Svendsen). Right: Michael Karshøj, Roskilde Festival 27/6/1981 (Søren Svendsen).



Left: Album artwork 1981 (design: Martin Hall). Right: Album sculpture 1981 (design: Morten Versner).



Left: Ballet Mécanique, Nosferatu Festival 7/3/1982 (Ole Dreyer). Right: Last official press photo 1982 (Ken Rivad)



Left: Last Ballet Mécanique concert 15/10/1982 (for the record: “Destructive Art” was the name of the support band, not the event itself) (design: Martin Hall). Right: Cover for The Icecold Waters of the Egocentric Calculation re-release 2006 (design: Martin Hall).



Ballet Mécanique made their album debut with The Icecold Waters of the Egocentric Calculation in September 1981. The group released their second and final album, For, in October 1982 after which singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Martin Hall reconstituted the group as Under For.