Shamen, The

Shamen, The – British psychedelic-influenced electronic music group popular with dance/rave culture in Great Britain during the early to mid-1990s. The album Boss Drum released in 1992 featured a spoken-word collaboration with Terence McKenna entitled “Re:Evolution.” The controversial hit “Ebenezer Goode” had clear drug references, particularly to the drug MDMA or ecstasy in the lyric derived from the title “E’s Are Good” (“E” referring to ecstasy).

SOURCE:

Historical Dictionary of Shamanism by Graham Harvey and Robert J. Wallis 2007

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