Nic Potter is probably best known for his work with the
British rock band Van Der Graaf Generator. Initially however
Nic played in a band called The Misunderstood along with
Guy Evans who would also join Van Der Graaf Generator.
Nic joined Van Der Graaf Generator in 1969 and recorded
the album The Least We Can Do Is Wave To Each Other
and recorded part of the next album H To He, Who Am The
Only One before leaving. He was however to return to the
band later in the seventies and played on two more albums
from the band, the studio album The Quiet Zone/The
Pleasure Dome and the live album Vital before the band split.
In between times and of course beyond his final stint with
Van Der Graaf Generator Nic Potter has had an extensive
solo career recording a number of solo albums and for a
short period in the early to mid eighties was a member of
Peter Hammill's band The K Group.
Self Contained was originally released in 1987 and features
Nic Potter playing and producing throughout the album.
Tracks include; Gone Wild, Goddess of Ios, Off The Planet
and Dimension Z.
Self Contained forms part of a campaign of Nic Potter