Poly Styrene / Marianne Joan Elliott-Said (1957 – 2011 )
Many years ago, we occasionally spoke online. A wonderful human being.
via Tales From the Weird
Debbie Harry circa 1976.
I love the story Andy Warhol told about her and boyfriend Chris Stein in his diary. He said they had two apartments: a large fancy one and a small shoddy one. They’d receive interviewers and photographers in the shoddy one to protect their “punk” image.
Musician, Artist, Activist, 1970s/80s LA Latina Punk legend
Alice Bag and Patricia Morrison: at Whiskey A-Go-Go. Photo by Mike Murphy
The Roxy, London 1977, Photo by Gus Stewart
On this day in 1977, The B-52’s perform their first live gig, a Valentine’s Day party in their hometown of Athens, Georgia
via History of Punk
Gill’s current band mates Thomas McNeice, John Sterry and Tobias Humble announced the guitarist’s death Saturday on Twitter. No cause of death was provided, but the band noted that Gill recently spent time in the hospital.