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Antony and the Johnsons

Antony and the Johnsons
Formed: 1995 in New York, NY
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Julia Kent, Doug Wieselman, Joan Wasser, Parker Kindred, Antony, Maxim Moston, Jeff Langston, Julia Yasuda, Rob Moose, Todd Cohen, Johanna ...See All
Biography: U.K.-born, California-raised Antony Hegarty felt himself to be the consummate outsider until he came face to face with the image of Boy George on the cover of the Culture Club's 1982 debut album, Kissing to Be Clever. He relocated to New York City in 1990, where he found a world more accepting of his ...Read full biography
The Crying Light
Released: 2009
Label: Rough Trade
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The black-and-white image of legendary Butoh dancer Kazuo Ohno that adorns the cover of The Crying Light, the third full-length by Antony and the Johnsons, seems to offer a view of a being enveloped in ...Read full review
Cut the World
Released: 2012
Label: Secretly Canadian
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Cut the World was recorded live in Denmark with the Danish National Chamber Orchestra. It's essentially a "hits" collection, though the title cut is new. Antony and the Johnsons have worked with orchestras ...Read full review
More Antony and the Johnsons albums: Main Albums (7), Singles & EPs (29)