Richard Kern. Lydia Lunch. Nick Zedd.
Are these names familiar to you?
They should be, explorers of cinema! These are three of the biggest names involved in a New York born and bread Cinema movement that embraced shock, anger, violence and high levels of all manner of offensive behaviour and attitude.
Luis and Glen dive into the history and personalities that created and personified this largely forgotten pit of extremist culture.
Strap on and come aboard!
Cool audio clips abound including excerpts from:
Richard Kern's "Stray Dogs"
Richard Kern's "Submit to Me"
Lydia Lunch "The Right Side of My Brain"
Lydia Lunch "Fingered"
Sonic Youth's "Death Valley 69"
Opening introduction and closing announcement is by GC
Opening and closing music by Trigger Warning.
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