Tag: David Bowie

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When Ziggy played B&Q

A Defining Me contributor whom I didn’t mention in my previous post is Bill Mather, because I thought his subject deserved a post all to itself. I was…

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Off the radar… Out in the sticks…

The current Chimp Magazine (Oct 2011) contains a short interview with John Foxx, who is performing at Manchester Academy on Friday 21st October 2011. I remember learning that…

At Pips Nightclub - by Kevin Cummins - The Face December 1980

Bowie Boys, Pips Nightclub

Concerning ‘Manchester Slingback’ by Nicholas Blincoe (1998) and Pips Night Club Manchester Slingback is a book about a group of gay and bisexual boys sharing a flat in…

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Perrys

Concerning: ‘Perry Boys The Casual Gangs of Manchester and Salford’ by Ian Hough (2007) In the late 70s and early 80s, the Perry youth sub-culture co-existed with New…