Three of a Perfect Pair (song)

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"Three of a Perfect Pair"
Single by King Crimson
from the album Three of a Perfect Pair
B-side Man With an Open Heart
Released 1984
Genre Progressive rock, new wave, post-punk
Length 4:13
Label Warner Bros.
Producer(s) King Crimson
King Crimson singles chronology
"Heartbeat"
(1982)
"Three of a Perfect Pair"
(1984)
"Sleepless"
(1984)

Three of a Perfect Pair is a song by the band King Crimson, released as a single in 1984. The song has been covered by North Carolina progressive metal band Between the Buried and Me on their cover album, The Anatomy Of. The verses are in 6/8 and the chorus is 7/8. At the end, the bass is playing in 6/8 while the guitars are in 2/4 and 9/8.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Three of a Perfect Pair" (Adrian Belew, Bill Bruford, Robert Fripp, Tony Levin)
  2. "Man With an Open Heart" (Belew, Bruford, Fripp, Levin)

Personnel[edit]