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Julian Cope: The Missing Link

William Shaw, The Word, December 2003

A thin evolutionary strand connects the forgotten sounds of the psychedelic North and a meticulous chronicle of megalithic Europe. It's Julian Cope, a man whose love of pagan folklore is matched only by his contempt for Romans, Christians, musicians and former managers.

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