dina8 at cox.net
Sun Feb 26 17:39:48 EST 2006
Oh how lovely this book will be!! I hope it will come into fruition. We
should invite this woman to join TG!
BTW, in Rip It Up and Start Again, Simon Reynolds acknowledges several
members of this list (in addition to the Joly mention on p.39) -- Dan,
Jason, Mike! Thanks guys for contributing the book has been a fun read, thus
far. Anyone know any differences between the US and UK versions?
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From: "WWWhatsup" <joly at dti.net>
To: "Typical Girls" <typicalgirls at lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2006 5:45 PM
Subject: [TypicalGirls] McCookerybook
> well, more than that, further down she says:
> Interviewing people
> It has been interesting. I am writing a book
> called The Lost Women of Rock, about female players of rock
> instruments in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Ages ago, I
> interviewed a whole bunch of people- Gina Birch (The Raincoats), Lora
> Logic (Essential Logic), Vi Subversa (Poison Girls), Enid Williams
> (Girlschool), Lucy O'Brien (Catholic Girls), members of Dollymixture
> and The Gymslips, Poly Styrene, and also John Peel and Geoff Travis.
> In the last couple of weeks I have caught up with some people I
> didn't talk to earlier- Tessa Pollitt from The Slits, June Miles-
> Kingston (Mo-Dettes, Funboy 3) and Gaye Black (The Adverts). What a
> responsibility, to put it all together. I hope I do them justice! A
> good side effect is that June is auditioning for The Slits, who are
> going to get back together; but now, I have to sit down and write.
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