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
"Three of a Perfect Pair"

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 song is also covered live by American Blue Grass band Front Country. 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)