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Wreckers of civilisation: the story of Coum Transmissions & Throbbing Gristle

Wreckers of civilisation: the story of Coum Transmissions & Throbbing Gristle

Ford, Simon

This text tells the story of two interconnected groups: the performance art group COUM Transmissions (1969-1979) and the music group, Throbbing Gristle (1975-1981). The book documents both group's work and places it in the context of avant-gardism and permissiveness

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Black Dog, c1999
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Statement of responsibility: Simon Ford
ISBN: 1901033600, 9781901033601
Note: Includes bibliography, discography and filmography.
Physical Description: 1 v. (various pagings) : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Subject: Avant garde; P-Orridge, Genesis, 1950-; Tutti, Cosey Fanni.; Punk rock music Great Britain History and criticism.; Carter, Chris.; Experimental music; Performance art Great Britain.; Christopherson, Peter.; Coum Transmissions (Musical group); Electronic music; Throbbing Gristle (Musical group)