Photography and written word archives/
ALL IMAGES COPYRIGHT LISA GENET (unless otherwise noted)
21 October 2010
The Ritz, 1980 (top), at The Iriquois Hotel, NYC 1980 (below)
Found out early this morning that Ari Up has died. And I feel sad. Very. I saw The Slits at the Ritz in 1980. Stood right in front of the stage. Transfixed. Enthralled. Joyous, even. One of the oustanding shows I ever saw. Namaste, Ari.