An experimental trio founded in Luzern, Switzerland, Shar was come up with in the summertime of 1999 by Judy Dunaway, Ilja Komarov, and Trixa Arnold. At the guts of the music group was Dunaway, whose compositions for balloons got gained her some renown. It really is her eerie, plastic material scraping that provides the machine its distinctly sharpened and dissonant audio. Bassist Komarov was attracted through the Estonian device Ne Zhdali, while drummer Arnold originated from Les Halmas. The trio released their debut recording, Pop, on Outer World information in early 2002.