Watch Queue Queue. Played live, without the gloss of the studio sound, these tracks are brilliantly dumb rock; here they have enough polish to sit happily among the singles. By then Cope had transformed from would-be pop star to Archdrude, and had also shown his particularly fine gifts as a writer with the publication of Head-Onhis first volume of autobiography. The album's main weakness is the drum sound. Brain Donor - Schizadelic K. A Quietus Interview: Body Vice.
Brain Donor are an English power trio, formed in July by Julian Cope and two Spiritualized members, Doggen Foster (lead guitar) and drummer Kevin. What has been Julian's reaction to the mixed reception received for Brain Donor?
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Brain Donor was formed by Julian Cope and Spiritualized's Doggen in Julyin order to satisfy Cope's long term urge to fuse Van Halenesque metal with.
It's all kinds of bad taste fun, as is 'They Were on Hard Drugs,' which offers a profoundly simple explanation for all of our questions about the ancient world's great philosophers, kings and builders of mysterious monuments.
Enquire within. Support The Quietus Make a Contribution. Arguing that religion is geographically specific and arises from particular landscapes, Cope characterises Jehovah and Allah as equally unwelcome desert deities unsuited to our fertile and rainy northlands, invoking instead the ancient Celtic and Norse pantheons.
Holly Hey, you got it right! Upending conventional wisdom, it's probably also Trip Advizer's weakest track, a throwaway acoustic novelty song from a period when Cope started to mistake whimsy for the muse.
For many people, this is the best-known Julian Cope album. Not for them the recent 72 minute single-track-synth-drone-meditation 'Woden'. of 45 results for 4 Stars & Up: "BRAIN DONOR".
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Conte Matteo Terzio 14, views. Opener 'These Things I Know' from Black Sheep is typical of Cope's recent solo oeuvre, with sharp strums of acoustic guitar, near-cheesy mellotron chords and thunderstorm effects backing a plaintively melodic, minor-key vocal.
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Still, for those with fond memories of the original, this will be an appealing package. Subtitled "the very best of Julian Cope, ," Trip Advizer is a Cope 'best of' that begins at roughly the point that he fell off most people's radar. Despite lacking the unified themes of later works like Peggy Suicide or Autogeddonthe simple riff-based garage rock with a pop sheen works well to produce a solo career high in terms of commercial appeal.
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That these parties also spread their propaganda of volkearth and blood through the kind of dark folk and black metal music that Cope has also championed and absorbed further muddies the waters, as does the fact that Cope is happy to advocate armed violence in the name of his utopian revolution.
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