Canis Major

Location: London | Website: n/a

Line Up
Jackie Bodimead (v) – also in Girlschool, She, If Only, Strategy and solo
Tony Bodimead (g) – also in Lime Shark
Mick Groves (g)
Simon Cooper (b)
Gary Wise (d)
John Pepe (k)

-Formed in the late 1970s by brother and sister Tony and Jackie Bodimead. Very often their surname is mistakenly spelled ‘Bodihead’
-Both their 7″ and LP below were produced by Derek Lawrence (Wishbone Ash, Deep Purple)

CANIS MAJOR - Freeway Rock


Freeway Rock

7″ Gems (1980) GEMS 37

1. Freeway Rock
2. Fire





CANIS MAJOR - Butterfly Queen


Butterfly Queen

LP Gems (1980) GEMLP 109

1. Butterfly Queen
2. Catch Me If I Fall
3. This Painted Smile
4. Long Enough To Tell
5. Freeway Rock
6. Clown of Reality
7. Sorcerer Stays
8. Returning

*An uncertified number of white label test pressings also exist