Opium for the People (4:23)

Cover of Live Floating Anarchy 1977

From Live Floating Anarchy 1977 and 3 other releases

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  • TomatoPureeFuck

    I think with the phrase "opium for the people," daevid is referring to how mass media and simple comforts distract people from the reality of the world. People become complacent and conform to society like in Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451.

    13 May 2013 Reply
  • TomatoPureeFuck

    One of my favorite Gong family songs. In some more recent live performances Daevid concludes the "opium, opium, opium" part by yelling "Fuck you, opium!". great stuff.

    13 May 2013 Reply
  • paisleybabee

    GONG!

    21 Apr 2012 Reply
  • pgalvarez65

    estan refumancho

    27 Oct 2008 Reply

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