John Cooper Clarke - Anthologia
Dr John Cooper Clarke releases 'Anthologia' - the first anthology of his work. Including 'Evidently Chickentown', 'I Wanna Be Yours' and live performances from the Manchester Ritz and Hulme Hippodrome, The collection truly encompasses Cooper Clarke's wicked humour, originality and his mastery of the spoken word in a career spanning five decades. The poet, who has recently provided inspiration to artists including The Arctic Monkeys and Plan B, makes his return with this extraordinary collection of his words, anthologised. The album encapsulate Cooper Clarke's expansive archive of poems, performed in his inimitable style. The collection is a combination of original studio recordings with unique backing music produced by Martin Hannett and Invisible Girls, as well as spoken word performances.
2LP - 32 Track Double LP Set.