Sw Veetdharm

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(Stephen Morgan Fisher aka Morgan Fisher)

with The Love Affair
with Mott the Hoople in 1974
(left to right: Dale Griffin, Luther Grosvenor aka Ariel Bender, Morgan Fisher (front), Overend Watts, Ian Hunter)
with the British Lions
with Queen
1983 in Medina
1985
2012
Veetdharm will be touring again this summer with Mott the Hoople in Spain, the UK & Sweden


Veetdharm (stage name Morgan Fisher) was born 1950/1/1 in London.
1966-1970: Morgan played the organ with the soul / pop band, The Soul Survivors, who in 1967 renamed themselves The Love Affair. He then formed the classical rock band Morgan.
1973-77: Joined the Third Ear Band for a brief period. Then joined Mott the Hoople. Mott later became British Lions with the addition of singer John Fiddler from Medicine Head.
1978-82: Set up Pipe Music, an independent studio and record label in London. In 1981 visited Poona for 4 months, until Osho suddenly left. Then lived in the sannyas centre in Brussels for about a year. In 1982 played keyboards on Queen's 1982 tour of Europe.
1983-84: Returning to England Veetdharm lived for a while in Medina Rajneesh. Visited Rajneeshpuram several times and played music there often.
1985: Moved to Japan and created The Handmade Studio in Tokyo (where he still lives). Continues to make ambient and improvised music, and has evolved a style of abstract photography he calls Light Painting or Light Art. Created music for many films and TV ads. Performed in major temples and shrines, and at Expo 90 in Osaka. Japanese artists he has worked with include Yoko Ono, Dip in the Pool, Yellow Monkey, The Boom, Heat Wave, Kina Shoukichi, Kokoo, Haruomi Hosono of Yellow Magic Orchestra. He has also performed with various non-Japanese artists including Robyn Hitchcock, Joachim Roedelius, members of REM and Def Leppard, Julee Cruise, Roger Daltrey, Lisa Ronson, Reeves Gabrels, and many more. Starting in the summer of 2018 he will be touring again with his 70s band Mott the Hoople.
Since 1987 he is personally and professionally known as Morgan Fisher.

(Refer to his websites for detailed music and art biographies.)


Contact Details

address
Tokyo
Japan
email
morganfff666.gifgmail.com
websites
Morgan Fisher
Morgan Fisher Art Gallery
discography
1968 / 2005 : The Everlasting Love Affair (with The Love Affair)
1970 / 2008 : New Day (with The Love Affair)
1972 / 2000 / 2009 : Nova Solis (with the Morgan band)
1973 : Centuri Maya Nexus
1973 / 1987 / 1988 / 2003 / 2004 / 2006 / 2010 : Mott (with Mott the Hoople)
1974 / 1975 / 1989 / 2004 : Mott The Hoople Live (with Mott the Hoople)
1974 / 2000 / 2006 : The Hoople (with Mott the Hoople)
1975 : Drive On (with Mott the Hoople)
1976 / 2009 : Shouting And Pointing (with Mott the Hoople)
1976 / 1978 / 1999 / 2011 : The Sleeper Wakes aka Brown out (with the Morgan band)
1978 : Joss Bay (with the Paper Bags)
1978 / 2003 / 2006 : British Lions (with British Lions)
1979 / 1982 / 1997 / 2008 : Hybrid Kids
1980 / 2004 : Trouble With Women (with British Lions)
1980 : The Pocket Library of Unusual Film Music
1980 / 1981 / 1997 / 2008 : Claws
1980 / 1981 / 1982 / 1994 / 2008 : Miniatures
1980 / 1983 / 1995 : Slow Music
1981 : Play Loud / Play Quiet
1983 / 2004 : Seasons
1984 / 2001 : Ivories
1984 / 2004 : Look at Life
1985 : A Slice of Life
1985 / 1989 / 1999 : Inside Satie
1985 / 1997 / 2000 : Water Music
1987 / 1999 : Flow Overflow
1987 : Life Under the Floor
1988 / 1996 : Peace in the Heart of the City
1989 : Outer Beauty, Inner Mystery
1990 / 1996 : Echoes of Lennon
1990 : Translucence
1991 : Pre-Echoes
1992 : Relax
1992 : Refresh
1992 : Recharge
1993 : Travelling Light
1994 : 4th International Dolphin and Whale Conference
1994 : Ma
1994 : Rebalance
1995 : Cats in the Sun
1995 : Refresh (2)
1996 : Natural Medicine
1996 : Recharge (2)
1996 : Relax (2)
1998 : Echoes of a City Life
1998 : Flower Music
1998 : The Skies of Biei
1999 : Peace in the Heart of the City
1999 : Remix
2000 / 2008 : Miniatures 2
2003 : Three Faces
2004 : Seasons & Look at Life (double CD)
2005 : Neverless
2008 : Claws & Hybrid Kids (double CD)
2008 : Miniatures 1 & Miniatures 2 (double CD)
2009 : Non Mon
2011 : The Great White Obi
see also
Morgan Fisher in Wikipedia
Morgan on facebook
Morgan Fisher in IMDB
Morgan Fisher at Queenpedia
Interview with 96 Decibel Freaks
Queen's first show of 1982 with Morgan
Freddie introduces Morgan as the fifth member of the group