LYDIA LUNCH

Lydia Lunch (born Lydia Anne Koch, June 2, 1959) is an American singer, poet, writer, actress and self-empowerment speaker. Her career was spawned by the New York City no wave scene. Her work typically features provocative and confrontational noise music delivery, and...

ROWLAND S. HOWARD

Rowland Stuart Howard (24 October 1959 – 30 December 2009) was an Australian rock musician, guitarist and songwriter, best known for his work with the post-punk group The Birthday Party and his subsequent solo career. 1978–1990 Rowland Stuart Howard wrote...

LOUIS TILLETT

Louis Rohan Tillett was born in 1959 and grew up in Sydney. In 1977 his first band, The Wet Taxis, began as a group “based around experiments with ‘industrial noise'”. In 1980 they issued a cassette, Taxidermy, on the Terse Tapes label – owned by...

CHARLIE OWEN

Charles Lothian Lloyd “Charlie” Owen is an Australian multi-instrumentalist and producer. He has been a member of The New Christs (1987–90), Louis Tillett and His Cast of Aspersions (1990), Tex, Don and Charlie (1993–95, 2005–06), and Beasts of Bourbon...

LORDS OF THE NEW CHURCH

The Lords of the New Church were an English/American gothic rock supergroup with a line-up consisting of four musicians from 1970s punk bands. The band originally comprised vocalist Stiv Bators (ex-the Dead Boys), guitarist Brian James (ex-the Damned), bassist Dave...