The first band of CAN drummer Jaki Liebezeit after CAN split up in 1979.
The first line-up (1980) included top musicians such as Helmut Zerlett (e.g. Dunkelziffer, Unknown Cases), Rosko Gee (Traffic, Can), Dominik von Senger (e.g. Damo Suzuki Band, Dunkelziffer), Olek Gelba, and Holger Czukay (CAN) as guest musician.
The Phantom Band mixes CAN-style monotonic polyrhythms with afrobeat, funk, jazz, disco, reggae, and dub.
- Rosko Gee (bass, vocals)
- Jaki Liebezeit (drums)
- Dominik Von Senger (guitar)
- Helmut Zerlett (keyboards)
- Olek Gelba (percussion)
- Sheldon Ancel (vocals)