星期二, 11月 01, 2011

從 悲 慘 沙 皇 到 淒 迷 皇 后 . . ƒrom the Misƒortune Tsar to the Miserable Queen . . J o h n G r a n t oƒ T h e C z a r s ƒrom 2 O O O

John Grant of The Czars, the first solo work " Queen of Denmark " 丹 麥 女 王 , 2010.

Before Simon Raymond's Bella Union label, self-released items: " Moodswing " 情 緒 起 伏 , 1996. " The La Brea Tar Pits of Routine " 習 於 拉 布 瑞 .瀝 青 坑 , 1997.

In Bella Union label period, the formal albums:
1st
" Before.. But Longer " 之 前.. 但 更 久 , 2000.
2nd " The Ugly People Vs. the Beautiful People " 醜 陋 的 人 與 美 麗 的 人 , 2001. 3rd " Goodbye " 再 見 , 2004. " Sorry I Made You Cry " 抱 歉 我 讓 你 哭 , a compilation of b-sides and rarities, including ' Song To The Siren ', a Tim Buckley cover, 2005.

Singles: " Val " 2000. " X Would Rather Listen to Y Than Suffer Through a C of Z's " 2002.

1 則留言:

Jerome Smith 朱 提到...

He released Queen of Denmark on April 6, 2010. It was recorded in collaboration with the American folk rock band Midlake, and released on Bella Union. Described as a deeply personal album about his past struggles with alcohol and drug addiction and coming to terms with being gay.

http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/music/article/901715--john-grant-getting-his-sad-mojo-working

after the demise of his former band The Czars left him contemplating suicide..
http://www.nme.com/reviews/john-grant--2/11240