Antony & the Johnsons


I moved to New York to be with weirdos who were organized, or where it was more of a united front

Antony Hegarty, The Believer, July 2013

Antony and the Johnsons is a music group presenting the work of Antony Hegarty and his collaborators. Entering a musical career, he began performing with an ensemble of NYC musicians as Antony and the Johnsons. Their first album, Antony and the Johnsons, was released in 2000 on David Tibet’s label Durtro. Their second album, I Am a Bird Now (2005), was a commercial and critical success, earning Antony the Mercury Music Prize.