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Headliners include Carter Tutti (comprising former Throbbing Gristle members Chris Carter and Cosey Fanni Tutti) playing at Band On The Wall on Friday night, while Wrangler will serve up their raw analogue beats at Soup Kitchen on Saturday.
As Capital of Culture, Hull recently celebrated the early years of COUM Transmissions, the art collective which evolved into Throbbing Gristle. However, the seeds of this movement were first sown in the halcyon suburbs of Solihull where Genesis P Orridge (then Neil Megson) attended school until 1968.
The spoken word and literature programme boasts one of the greatest Irish men of letters Bernard MacLaverty, the hi-priestess of rhyme Hollie McNish, Tony Walsh, the storytelling phenomenon that is tenx9 pop-cultural heavyweight Jonathan Meades and post-punk heroine Cosey Fanni Tutti (formerly of Throbbing Gristle, reading from her hugely acclaimed memoir 'Art, Sex, Music').
The collection also features essays from Gregory Brophy on photography, specifically "the negative," in relation to Richard Marsh's The Beetle (1897); Dean Lockwood's examination of the punk band Throbbing Gristle; Agnieszka Siltysik Moet's inventive exploration of contemporary horror films and the female monster; and Stephen Curtis's research on digital memory and Doctor Who.
As something of a part time DJ and record collector, rather than the usual array of Nana Mouskouri, Pat Boone and Throbbing Gristle records that tend to be crated up in such places, I came across arcane jazz funk LPs by the likes of Billy Cobham and the Mahavishnu Orchestra.
7 BIKINI KILL Bikini Kill is my favorite band name ever, followed closely by Throbbing Gristle and Kraut.
Songs like Two Different Ways and Breathe In seamlessly fused diverse influences, such as the discordant racket of Sonic Youth and Throbbing Gristle's unsettling noise with euphoric techno melodies, all propelled along by Gabriel Gurnsey's incredible percussion.
Trent Reznor confirmed the obvious in a 2011 interview with NPR's Fresh Air, saying that Nine Inch Nails was "heavily influenced by Throbbing Gristle," the grubby pioneers of dystopia whose cacophonous spew helped spawn industrial music 35 years prior.
Genesis Breyer P-Orridge pioneered performance art with h/er group COUM Transmissions (1969-1976) and is considered the father of Industrial Music with h/er band Throbbing Gristle (1975- 981).
Genesis used the cut-up technique in making music in the early days of Throbbing Gristle, a pioneering industrial rock group.
Musician Mick Ronson, The Housemartins, Fine Young Cannibals' front man Roland Gift and pioneering industrial band Throbbing Gristle. Any celebrity fans?