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Music, Throbbing Gristle's local homecoming

Throbbing Gristle's local homecoming

In May 1981, industrial godfathers Throbbing Gristle played a final show in San Francisco before breaking up. They followed in the footsteps of fellow iconic British bands the Sex Pistols and the Beatles, whose swan songs were also performed on…
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Calendar, Night&Day Gristle for the Mill

Gristle for the Mill

Psychic TV frontperson Genesis P-Orridge has never shied away from pushing buttons and boundaries, from his work with seminal industrial outfit Throbbing Gristle to the genre-straddling PTV ouvre that has ranged from cultish weirdness to acid-house rave culture. And P-Orridge…
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Music, Highly Evolved

Highly Evolved

"The job of the artist is to suggest the incredible in order for the possible to happen," says Genesis P-Orridge, influential musician, countercultural icon, and -- soon, hopefully -- a completely gender-neutral human being. A few seconds ago I phoned…
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Music, Reviewed 23 Skidoo

23 Skidoo

It's been a great year for reissues. The resurgence of interest in overlooked post-punk classics has led to the re-release of Cabaret Voltaire's entire back catalog, as well as Soul Jazz's In the Beginning There Was Rhythm, a collection of…
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