I was just a musician and I loved playing in a studio, recording. That was the heart of it and still is.’
Both of these pioneering women made a sizeable mark in music – Blondie were semi-permanent mainstays in the pop charts throughout the Eighties – however it’s Siouxsie’s Banshees whose music, A and B sides, deserves another listen today.
For every Some Like It Hot or Midnight Cowboy, there were hundreds of piss-poor B movies and X flicks made for the sole purposes of displaying flesh and soliciting dumbshow acting.
I’m happy to have had two of my poems printed in the Welsh poetry magazine run by @originalplus. Here below are the first two stanzas of ‘Flit’…