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REMEMBERING THE STONEWALL RIOTS OF 1969 + A LGBT & FRIENDS SNAPSHOT OF MUSIC FROM 1969-2019

HOUR ONE:

  1. DR. ALBAN – SING HALLELIJAH (LOST FREQUENCIES REMIX) [LOST FREQUENCIES LIVE IN BOSTON OCT. 10TH)
  2. HOW THE STONEWALL RIOTS STARTED
  3. PEACHES – I U SHE
  4. THE KINKS – LOLA (KENNY JAPAN ROLAND ARIA REMIX)
  5. GRACE JONES – LOVE ON TOP OF LOVE (GARAGE HOUSE MIX) [GRACE JONES LIVE @ NYC PRIDE TOMORROW!!]
  6. STONEWALL UPRISING
  7. PERFUME GENIUS – QUEEN
  8. FRANZ FERDINAND – MICHAEL (THOMAS ERIKSEN MIX)
  9. TODRICK HALL – NAILS, HAIR, HIPS, HEELS
  10. ANOHNI – EXECUTION
  11. ERASURE – (CERRONE) – NO G.D.M. (ZUESS B. HELD MIX)
  12. MARSHA P. JOHNSON
  13. SYLVESTER – YOU MAKE ME FEEL MIGHTY REAL (MIX)
  14. DAVID BOWIE – ANDY WARHOL (LEROY SCHLIMM MIX)
  15. [INTERMISSION] OMD – PLEASE REMAIN SEATED

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. B-52’S VS. ELECTRIC SIX – PRIVATE GAY BAR (DJ LK MASHUP) [B-52’S ON TOUR WITH BERLIN & OMD NOW!]
  2. PANSY DIVISION – THAT’S SO GAY
  3. THE COMMUNARDS – DON’T LEAVE ME THIS WAY (12″ MIX)
  4. THE TIMES OF HARVEY MILK 
  5. HOZIER – TAKE ME TO CHURCH (MIX EXCERPT)
  6. CILLA BLACK – STEP INSIDE LOVE (ALMIGHTY 12″ DEFINITIVE MIX)
  7. JOBRIATH – I’M A MAN
  8. LE TIGRE – VIZ
  9. ANORAK (BUZZCOCKS) – EVER FALLEN IN LOVE
  10. RUPAUL (DEPECHE MODE) – PEOPLE ARE PEOPLE
  11. EDDY GRANT & THE EQUALS – BLACK SKIN-BLUE EYED BOYS
  12. BIKINI KILL – REBEL GIRL
  13. JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS – CALL ME LIGHTNING
  14. MESH – PERFECT IDEA OF BEAUTY

 

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Tonight on Subculture: Remembering the Stonewall Riots 50 years ago today. LGBTQ & friends music + Stonewall’s history and impact.

Subculture Stonewall

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HOUR ONE:

  1. TACOCAT – MEN EXPLAIN THINGS TO ME
  2. GARBAGE – SEX IS NOT THE ENEMY
  3. MAYA DEREN – TOUGH TIMES
  4. BIKINI KILL – REBEL GIRL
  5. JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS (LESLIE GORE) – YOU DON’T OWN ME
  6. FIRST AID KIT – YOU ARE THE PROBLEM HERE
  7. QUEEN LATIFAH – U.N.I.T.Y.
  8. YOKO ONO – WOMAN POWER (NEW VERSION) (REQUEST)
  9. BLONDIE – WALK LIKE ME
  10. BOOK OF LOVE – ALL GIRL BAND (KID MOXIE MIX)
  11. MILCK – THIS IS NOT THE END
  12. COCOROSIE (FT. AHNONI) – SMOKE ‘EM OUT
  13. CAROLINE ROSE – BLOOD ON YOUR BOOT HEELS
  14. BJORK – DECLARE INDEPENDENCE (MIX)
  15. 7 YEAR BITCH – DEAD MEN DON’T RAPE
  16. BLEACHED – CAN YOU DEAL?
  17. REPRESENT – WOMEN’S POWER SONG (REQUEST)

HOUR TWO:

  1. SONIC YOUTH – KOOL THING
  2. GOSSIP – FIRE WITH FIRE
  3. TORI AMOS – UP THE CREEK
  4. ROXANNE SHANTE – BAD SISTER
  5. THE SLITS – TYPICAL GIRLS
  6. SLEATER-KINNEY – ALL HANDS ON THE BAD ONE
  7. LE TIGRE – HOT TOPIC
  8. KIM BOEKBINDER – PUSSY GRABS BACK (REQUEST)
  9. LUSH – LADYKILLERS
  10. MISSING PERSONS – NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS
  11. METRIC – GLASS CEILING
  12. DR. MAYA ANGELOU – AIN’T I A WOMAN
  13. BILLIE HOLIDAY – YESTERDAYS (MIX)
  14. X-RAY SPEX – OH BONDAGE! UP YOURS
  15. SALT-N-PEPA – NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS (MUGGS METAL MIX)
  16. CHER – WOMAN’S WORLD (REQUEST)
  17. LORETTA LYNN – THE PILL
  18. MESH – PERFECT IDEA OF BEAUTY

VOTE! NOVEMBER 6TH – DO NOT FORGET!

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Women have something to say. You might want to listen.

Subculture GRRL

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“For me, dancing is the quickest way to happiness. Just as music is the most direct route to heaven, isn’t it?” – Lindsay Kemp //

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HOUR ONE:

  1. AMERICAN HORROR STORY THEME (THE SEASON OF ‘FREAK SHOW’ IS SAID TO HAVE BEEN INFLUENCED BY KEMP)
  2. KATE BUSH – SAT IN YOUR LAP (STUDENT OF KEMP)
  3. DAVID BOWIE – WEEPING WALL (BOWIE WAS MENTORED BY KEMP, THE TWO WERE IN A BRIEF ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIP. KEMP IS CREDITED FOR HELPING TO CREATE BOWIE’S ‘ZIGGY STARDUST’ PERSONA)
  4. PETER DOHERTY – LAST OF THE ENGLISH ROSES (DOHERTY RECITES LINES FROM JEAN GENET’S ‘OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS’ NOVEL)
  5. JEAN GENET – QUAND JE RECONTRE DANS LA LANDE (KEMP PERFORMED ‘FLOWERS’ IN 1974, BASED ON JEAN GENET’S ‘OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS’ NOVEL. THE GENET/KEMP INFLUENCE CAN BE HEARD THROUGHOUT THE SHOW)
  6. COCOROSIE – BEAUTIFUL BOYZ (THIS SONG IS SAID TO BE ABOUT ‘OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS’)
  7. THE STRANGLERS – CRUEL GARDEN (PRODUCTION OF ‘CRUEL GARDEN’ BY KEMP, CHRISTOPHER BRUCE AND CARLOS MIRANDA FOR RAMBERT DANCE COMPANY IN 1977, REVIVED IN 1998. THE PRODUCTION DEALT WITH BULLFIGHTING AS A METAPHOR, POLITICS AND SEXUALITY. THE SONG  BY THE STRANGLERS (1981) TALKS ABOUT DANGER & FATE IN WAITING.)
  8. KATE BUSH – THE LINE, THE CROSS AND THE CURVE (EXCERPTS) (A 1993 MUSICAL/FILM WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY KATE BUSH, STARRED MIRANDA RICHARDSON AND LINDSAY KEMP. THE LINE WAS INSPIRED BY THE 1948 FILM, ‘THE RED SHOES.’ AFTER A LATE USA RELEASE, THE FILM WAS NOMINATED FOR A 1996 GRAMMY)
  9. BAUHAUS – ZIGGY STARDUST (COVER OF BOWE CLASSIC)
  10. SALVATORE BONAFEDE – FREDERICO FELLINI (KEMP DEDICATED 1996 SHOW, VARIETE, TO HIS HERO FELLINI. FELLINI WANTED TO CAST KEMP IN HIS 1976 MOVIE, CASANOVA)
  11. THE DRESDEN DOLLS – COIN-OPERATED BOY (AMANDA PALMER CLAIMS KATE BUSH IS ONE OF HER INFLUENCES. THEIR DARK CABARET STYLE FITS PERFECTLY INTO THE KEMP-STYLE)
  12. SECURITY PROJECT – I HAVE THE TOUCH (LIVE) (PETER GABRIEL COVER. GABRIEL WAS MENTORED BY KEMP.)
  13. MAGNET – LULLABY (FROM THE SDTRK, ‘THE WICKER MAN.’ KEMP STARRED AS LANDLORD ALDER MACGREGOR,  IN THE ORIGINAL 1973 VERSION OF THE FILM)
  14. KATE BUSH – MOVING (A SONG WRITTEN BY BUSH ABOUT KEMP)
  15. PERE UBU – CARNIVAL (FROM CARNIVAL OF SOULS ALBUM, FEATURED ON AHS ‘FREAK SHOW’)
  16. MUSIC FOR ZOMBIES – CARNIVAL OF SOULS (FEATURED ON AHS ‘FREAK SHOW’)
  17. CAMILLA FASCINA – TIME (BOWIE COVER FEATURING LINDSAY KEMP)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. DAVID BOWIE – THE JEAN GENIE (INSPIRED BY JEAN GENET)
  2. PRIMAL SCREAM – DOLLS (SWEET ROCK AND ROLL) (MENTIONS JEAN GENET’S ‘OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS’)
  3. LOVE AMONG THE MANNEQUINS – MARCEL MARCEAU (MARCEAU WAS ONE OF KEMP’S HEROES)
  4. THE DRESDEN DOLLS – BAD HABIT
  5. PERE UBU – ROAD TO UTAH (ALSO FEATURED ON AHS ‘FREAK SHOW’)
  6. KATE BUSH – EAT THE MUSIC (12″) (FROM ‘THE RED SHOES’ ALBUM)
  7. LINDSAY KEMP – FLOWERS (PERFORMANCE)
  8. DIVINE – YOU THINK YOU’RE A MAN (KEMP PLAYED THE MAIN CHARACTER DIVINE IN HIS PRODUCTION OF ‘FLOWERS.’ JOHN WATERS HELPED NAME HARRIS GLENN MILSTEAD — OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PERFORMER DIVINE — AFTER KEMP’S CHARACTER)
  9. LYDIA LUNCH – CARNIVAL FAT MAN (LYDIA INFLUENCES INCLUDE JEAN GENET  + HER UBER-FRANK SEXUALITY MAKES HER A PERFECT FIT FOR THE SHOW)
  10. DAVID BOWIE – LONDON BYE TA TA (SECOND VERSION OF ‘THREEPENNY PIERROT’ W/ MARC BOLAN ON GUITAR. KEMP AND BOWIE WROTE, ‘PIERROT IN TURQUOISE‘ TOGETHER IN 1968)
  11. JHEREK BISCHOFF & AMANDA PALMER W/ NEIL GAIMAN – SPACE ODDITY 
  12. KATE BUSH – RUBBERBAND GIRL (THE VIDEO FEATURES AN ALBUM VERSION AND A VERSION FROM ‘THE LINE THE CROSS AND THE CURVE’)
  13. DAVID BOWIE – ASHES TO ASHES (BOWIE DRESSES AS PIERROT IN THIS 1980 CLASSIC)
  14. BRIAN ENO – MOTHER OF VIOLENCE (PETER GABRIEL COVER) (ROXY MUSIC WAS A SUPPORT ACT FOR BOWIE’S ‘THE ZIGGY STARDUST SHOW’ — A TWO NIGHT PERFORMANCE AT LONDON’S RAINBOW THEATRE THAT FEATURED KEMP. LOU REED SAID IT WAS THE GREATEST THING HE’D EVER SEEN, ELTON JOHN SAID IT WAS “TOO CAMP” AND WALKED OUT BEFORE THE SHOW’S END, BRYAN FERRY THOUGHT IT WAS BOLLOCKS.)
  15. VIVIAN STANSHALL – DWARF SUCCULENTS (STANSHALL WAS A STUDENT OF KEMP & MEMBER OF THE BONZO DOG BAND)

 

LINDSAY KEMP’S LAST DANCE, DOCUMENTARY (STILL IN PRODUCTION AS OF 09/18)

Lindsay Keith Kemp (3 May 1938 – 25 August 2018)

 

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Inspired by Jean Genet and Marcel Marceau, a teacher to David Bowie and Kate Bush.

Subculture Lindsay

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YELLO

These songs are 30 years old. How old were YOU when they were released? 🙂

HOUR ONE:

  1. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – PEEK-A-BOO (SILVER DOLLAR MIX)
  2. BOOK OF LOVE (MIKE OLDFIELD) – TUBULAR BELLS (ALL FOUR ORIGINAL MEMBERS APPEARING LIVE IN NYC FOR ‘LULLABY’ 30TH ANN. CONCERT JUNE 23rd!)
  3. BOOK OF LOVE – PRETTY BOYS AND PRETTY GIRLS
  4. HAPPY MONDAYS – HALLELUJAH (12″ VERSION)
  5. COCTEAU TWINS – BLUE BELL KNOLL
  6. THE CHURCH – UNDER THE MILKY WAY (ACOUSTIC VERSION)
  7. PETER MURPHY – ALL NIGHT LONG (PETER FINALLY MADE IT BACK INTO THE US AND IS PLAYING A BUNCH OF CALIFORNIA DATES IN JUNE & JULY!)
  8. THE SUGARCUBES – BIRTHDAY
  9. NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS – DEANNA (NICK CAVE LIVE IN NOHO APRIL 30TH!)
  10. SUICIDE – RAIN OF THE RUIN
  11. PSYCHIC TV – SHE WAS SURPRISED
  12. MORRISSEY – SUEDEHEAD (SPARKS MIX)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. YELLO – THE RACE
  2. KMFDM – DON’T BLOW YOUR TOP
  3. TALKING HEADS – THE FACTS OF LIFE (DAVID BYRNE LIVE IN BOSTON JULY 31ST!)
  4. MY BLOODY VALENTINE – LOSE MY BREATH (NEW ALBUM COMING THIS YEAR!)
  5. THE FALL – HIT THE NORTH PT.1
  6. AND ALSO THE TREES – FROM THE SILVER FROST
  7. DEAD CAN DANCE – CHANT OF THE PALADIN
  8. ERASURE – A LITTLE RESPECT (EXTENDED MIX) (ERASURE LIVE IN BOSTON JULY 17TH!)
  9. ERASURE – A BITTER PARTING (FT. ECHO COLLECTIVE 2018)
  10. MARC ALMOND – TEARS RUN RINGS (SOFT CELL LIVE FOR ONE DATE ONLY IN LONDON ON SEPT.30TH AND MARC ALMOND LIVE IN CALIFORNIA W/ BERLIN, BLONDIE, ADAM ANT & THOMAS DOLBY JULY 27TH!)
  11. 808 STATE – SYNC/SWIM (UPCOMING 808 EUROPEAN TOUR DATES)

 

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