“If you’re too young to remember Curiosity Killed The Cat, imagine a kind of jazz funk version of Take That. Girls went wild for their pretty-boy charms and, for a brief while, singer Ben Volpeliere-Pierrot (hey, it was the ’80s) managed to make wearing a fisherman’s hat backwards fashionable. Somehow, Andy Warhol wound up directing the video *for their debut single Misfit, popping up in several Bob Dylan-pastiching cameos. It would be one of the last things he did before he died.”
File under: objects I think no one else owns (or still keeps) (or wants).
July 30, 2012