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- 10/05/16--10:31: A FILM ON GENESIS P-ORRIDGE’S 80S ANTI-CULT IS IN THE WORKS! (DAZED)
- 10/28/16--01:47: THE GRIT AND GLAMOUR OF 1970’S NEW YORK! (THE CUT)
- 08/23/17--08:23: INTERVIEW WITH BLONDIE DRUMMER CLEM BURKE! (PART TWO)
- 05/14/18--05:02: THE BROMLEY CONTINGENT: SHOCKING THE MORAL MAJORITY IN THE UK
Thee Temple Ov Psychick Youth In 1981, a group of British artists and musicians established Thee Temple Ov Psychick Youth (TOPY), an ‘anti-cult’ created in the wake of the punk and industrial music countercultural revolutions. With members including Genesis P-Orridge, Peter Christopherson, and David Tibet (amongst other members of bands like Throbbing Gristle, Psychic TV, and Coil), TOPY was dedicated to transgressive art, ‘guiltless sexuality’, and the practise of magick.
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In New York in the 1970s, the photojournalist and author Allan Tannenbaum rented a room in a communal Fort Greene brownstone for $45 a month (there was a darkroom on the top floor). He worked as a bartender and taxi driver and motorcycled to Soho while looking for work as a photographer, until one day in Ken’s Broome Street bar when he noticed the SoHo Weekly News on the bar’s cigarette machine. He interviewed with the paper a few weeks later and became its photo editor and chief photographer.
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Blondie’s Clem Burke on touring with Iggy Pop, his favorite NYC clubs of the ‘70s, and his personal love of music and pop culture. In the second half of my conversation with drummer Clem Burke, I learn more about what turns him on musically, Club 82, drag queens, and waiting on Iggy’s man to begin […]
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The Bromley Contingent were a group of young punks, including Siouxsie Sioux, Steve Severin, Steve Strange, Billy Idol, Soo Catwoman, and Jordan, whose style and attitude had a huge influence on the UK punk scene. As long as there’s been rock ’n roll, there’s been a fashion sense and attitude to go with it. And when it came to […]
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