History Music / EgoLikeness

8th Dec '16 1:57:30 AM socialist-cokehead
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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their songs refer to subjects from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], horror films, and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.

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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their songs refer to subjects from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], folklore, horror films, and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.



* EnthrallingSiren: "Sirens & Satellites."

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* EnthrallingSiren: Referenced in "Sirens & Satellites.Satellites" and "New Legion."
14th Nov '16 2:15:00 AM socialist-cokehead
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* TheAntiNihilist: The chorus of "Save Your Serpent":

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* TheAntiNihilist: The chorus of "Save Your Serpent":Serpent...[=---=]..." encourages this attitude:



* ReptilesAreAbhorrent: "Save Your Serpent" is aversion. Snakes here represent freedom from religion.

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* ReptilesAreAbhorrent: "Save Your Serpent" Serpent...[=---=]..." is aversion. Snakes here represent freedom from religion.are a symbol of UsefulNotes/{{Existentialism}}.
14th Nov '16 1:53:49 AM socialist-cokehead
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* BookEnds: The first and last songs from Dragonfly end with "Does that answer your question?" [[labelnote:*]]It's a sample from ''Film/DeadRingers''.[[/labelnote]]

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* BookEnds: The first and last songs from Dragonfly ''Dragonfly'' end with "Does that answer your question?" [[labelnote:*]]It's a sample from ''Film/DeadRingers''.[[/labelnote]]



* CoverVersion: Of "[[Music/TheSistersOfMercy Afterhours]]", "[[Music/ThePolice Tea In The Sahara]]", "[[Music/PJHarvey Down by the Water]]" and "[[Music/TheCars Drive]]".
* CrapsackWorld: "Funny Olde World", "Song For Samael", "Burn Witch Burn". Yeah, a lot of their songs in general.

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* CoverVersion: Of "[[Music/TheSistersOfMercy Afterhours]]", Afterhours]]," "[[Music/ThePolice Tea In The Sahara]]", Sahara]]," "[[Music/PJHarvey Down by the Water]]" Water]]," and "[[Music/TheCars Drive]]".
Drive]]."
* CrapsackWorld: "Funny Olde World", World," "Song For Samael", Samael," "Burn Witch Burn". Yeah, a lot of their songs in general.



* LocationThemeNaming: The ''Compass'' [=EPs=] are named for the cardinal directions.



* ThemeNaming: The ''Compass'' [=EPs=] are named for the cardinal directions.
14th Nov '16 1:46:36 AM socialist-cokehead
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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their lyrics refer to subjects from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], horror films, and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.

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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their lyrics songs refer to subjects from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], horror films, and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.
12th Nov '16 1:48:44 PM socialist-cokehead
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** There’s a b-side called [[Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland I'm Not Mary Ann]]

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** There’s a b-side One of the b-sides on "The Lowest Place on Earth single is called [[Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland "[[Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland I'm Not Mary Ann]]Ann]]."
12th Nov '16 1:44:39 PM socialist-cokehead
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* BurnTheWitch: "Burn Witch Burn".

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* BurnTheWitch: "Burn Witch Burn".Burn," of course.



** WhiteHairBlackHeart: Likewise, Donna occasionally invokes this, especially in the "Treacherous Thing" video.

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** WhiteHairBlackHeart: Likewise, Donna occasionally invokes this, especially this in the "Treacherous Thing" video.and "New Legion" videos.



* ShoutOut: Their name is one to Franchise/{{Dune}} and there’s a b-side called [[Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland I'm Not Mary Ann]] on the "The Lowest Place On Earth" single.

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* ShoutOut: Their name is one to Franchise/{{Dune}} ''Franchise/{{Dune}}'', as is their album and there’s song ''Water to the Dead''.
** There’s
a b-side called [[Literature/AlicesAdventuresInWonderland I'm Not Mary Ann]] on the "The Lowest Place On Earth" single.Ann]]
12th Nov '16 3:31:51 AM socialist-cokehead
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* DarkWave[=/=]{{Industrial}}: They kind of skim the borders between the two.

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* DarkWave[=/=]{{Industrial}}: They kind of skim the borders between the two.



* HumansAreTheRealMonsters: They use this trope a lot.

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* HumansAreTheRealMonsters: They use get a lot of mileage out of this trope a lot.trope.



* UsefulNotes/{{Lilith}}: A few songs from ''Breedless'' seem to be sung from her perspective, "Song for Samael" in particular.

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* UsefulNotes/{{Lilith}}: A few songs from ''Breedless'' seem to be are sung from her perspective, "Song for Samael" in particular.



** WhiteHairBlackHeart: Likewise, Donna invokes this. Especially in the "Treacherous Thing" video.

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** WhiteHairBlackHeart: Likewise, Donna occasionally invokes this. Especially this, especially in the "Treacherous Thing" video.



* ReptilesAreAbhorrent: "Save Your Serpent" is a subversion.
** Subverted again in "Funny Olde World" - "It'd seem you're just a snake with an angel's heart."

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* ReptilesAreAbhorrent: "Save Your Serpent" is a subversion.
aversion. Snakes here represent freedom from religion.
** Subverted again in "Funny Olde World" - "It'd World," here referring to [[Literature/GoodOmens a certain angel who did not so much fall as saunter vaguely downwards]]:
--> It would
seem you're just a snake with / With an angel's heart."heart.
12th Nov '16 2:54:52 AM socialist-cokehead
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Ego Likeness is a Darkwave/Industrial Rock band from UsefulNotes/{{Baltimore}}, Maryland. It was formed in 1999 by artist Steven Archer and writer Donna Lynch, the same year as their marriage.

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Ego Likeness is a Darkwave/Industrial Rock band from UsefulNotes/{{Baltimore}}, Maryland. It was formed in 1999 by artist Steven Archer and writer Donna Lynch, the same year as their marriage.



Their website is [[http://www.egolikeness.com/ here]].

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In addition to their music, Steven is a painter and Donna a novelist and poet. Their website is [[http://www.egolikeness.com/ here]].
12th Nov '16 2:53:08 AM socialist-cokehead
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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their subject matter are taken from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], horror films and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.

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Their music is darkly atmospheric, often lyrically at the cynical end of SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism, while their subject matter are taken lyrics refer to subjects from sources such as ClassicalMythology, [[Literature/TheBible Judeo-Christian folklore]], horror films films, and science-fiction literature. After all, they did take their name from ''Franchise/{{Dune}}''.


Added DiffLines:

* EnthrallingSiren: "Sirens & Satellites."
11th Nov '16 10:46:43 AM socialist-cokehead
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* TheSomethingSong: "Song for Samael."

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* TheSomethingSong: "Song to the Divine" and "Song for Samael.""
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