The Raincoats Honor Ari Up at New York Art Museum !
To honor Ari Up, the Raincoats showed up Saturday 13 November at New York City’s Museum of Modern Art :
“We felt really heartbroken when Ari Up died,” Da Silva said, referring to the legendary Slits lead singer, who died last month. Up formed her pioneering all-girl punky reggae group in 1976, a year before the Raincoats got together, and this was a tribute from one gang of feminist British rock ‘n’ roll lifers to another.
“We’re going to play the first song Ari ever wrote,” Birch said… Read more