Introducing the Band

Album: Dog Man Star (1994)
  • Brett Anderson wrote this mantra after visiting a Buddhist temple in Japan. He recalled to NME: "This place I went to where all these guys were chanting, it was amazing, it really inspired me."

    "Then Bernard (Butler, guitar) gave me this piece of music, which didn't really have a chorus or anything, so I thought, 'What can I do with this? And I decided to do a mantra on it."
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