Julian Cope

Julian Cope wearing sailor hat

The enigmatic musician returns to London for his psychedelic solo show

Renowned for his stage presence and masterful instrumentation, expect an evening diving deep into Cope’s back catalogue, including pieces from his critically acclaimed albums Peggy SuicideJehovahkill and Autogeddon. Being no stranger to controversy, Cope’s work has also spanned literary pursuits, study of occults, prophets, and all things alternative.

Known for his previously hedonistic showmanship, the former front man of The Teardrop Explodes brings his psych-pop to the Barbican stage. As a key figure in rock throughout the mid-90s, Cope’s musicianship helped shape modern psychedelic inspired music. For his most recent work Drunken Songs, Cope scoured the British Isles for lost stone temples of the first monument builders, incorporating three tours of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland in the process.

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