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ALLIGATOR-1978

alligator

day
month 11, 1978
vol 11 no 11

New Wave Coming

CBGB
Talking Heads
1978More Songs About Buildings and Food

Blondie
Ramones
Television
Patti Smith
Robert Mapplethorpe
Madonna
The Last Poets
Gil Scott-Heron

1979Hip Hop Happens
THE ORIGINAL SUGAR HILL RHYTHM SECTION

Skip “Little Axe” McDonald (guitar)
Doug Wimbish (bass)
Keith LeBlanc (drums)

Living Colour (discography)
Tack>>Head (discography)
Little Axe (discography)
Bernard Fowler 

1970s — Sex Drugs Rock n Roll and Corporate Money.
1970Bitches Brew
1971
1972
1973
1974 — 
1975
1976
1977Voyager
Pink Floyd Tampa Stadium
WKRP “Animals”
1978FM (Movie)
1977At the time Annie called herself Annie Anxiety was recording with Crass, and was a familiar character in the legendary NYC bar, home to the day’s most popular musicians, poets, and artists of all kinds. In New York, Annie recorded with Crass as Annie Anxiety, and wenton to work with Coil, Current 93, Swans, Baby Dee, and many others, including, of course, her much-loved collaborations with English dub producer Adrian Sherwood. Annie once in fact lived in a shed at the bottom of Adrian’s garden!

1979 — Hip Hop Happens
Iranian Hostages 11/4/79-1/20/81
Jimmy Carter
1980Ronald Reagan
1980s  — Just Say No
1981Shuttle
1982No Nukes
NYC Central Park June 12, 1982
1983 — “No Sell Out”
Keith LeBlanc
Malcolm X 12″
1984 — Keith LeBlanc 

w/ Betty Shabazz vs. Sugar Hill Records
(((the original hip-hop beat )))


1984BEAT STREET, Herbie Hancock Sound-System Keith LeBlanc (“King Of The Beat”) “NO SELL OUT” (Malcolm X) vs. Sugar Hill Records (Joe and Sylvia Robinson) w/Betty Shabazz.
1985Live Aid
Mick Jagger & Tina Turner
Farm Aid
We Are The World
Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Quincy Jones
Artists United Against Apartheid
Miami Vice
1986Jeff BeckFlashJan Hammer, Simon Phillips, Doug Wimbish, Steve Lukather, (TOKYO)
1987 — Living Colour Vivid, Guns N Roses Appetite for Destruction, Joe Satriani Surfing With The Alien
1988The Young Americans
The Second Coming of Mick Primitive Cool The Brothers of Sodom

1989Bill Hicks
Viciously Honest (“Patriot”/”American Scream”)
“The Gospel According To Bill Hicks” (GQ)

“The Story Of Willie”
King Missile (downtown nyc)
((( apocalyptic opinion )))

 

sunday
month 11, 1980
vol 11 no 111
Truth Be Told
by Author

1989Friendly as a Hand Grenade
“Break Out The Bubbly” (Bernard brings Rhythm & Blues to Tack>>Head, and makes it clear that the band was Always American.

w/ Living Colour, Guns N Roses

1990Living ColourTime’s Up
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF LIVING COLOUR (VIVID)

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