Lydia Lunch

amerikansk sångare, skådespelare och poet

Lydia Lunch, född Lydia Anne Koch den 2 juni 1959 i Rochester, New York, är en amerikansk sångerska, poet, författare och skådespelare.

Lydia Lunch
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FödelsenamnLydia Anne Koch
Född2 juni 1959 (61 år)
BakgrundRochester, New York, USA
GenrerNo Wave, postpunk, experimentell rock, jazz, spoken word
RollMusiker, låtskrivare, skådespelare
InstrumentSång, gitarr
År som aktiv1976
SkivbolagZE Records
ArtistsamarbetenTeenage Jesus and the Jerks, 8-Eyed Spy, Harry Crews
WebbplatsOfficiell webbplats

Som en del av det sena 70-talets No Wave-scen bröt hon ny mark med det inflytelserika bandet Teenage Jesus and the Jerks och allt sedan dess har Lydia Lunch fortsatt utmana med en mängd olika uttryckssätt - bland annat i samarbete med Brian Eno, Sonic Youth, Omar Rodriguez Lopez och Nick Cave.



Spoken wordRedigera

  • Better An Old Demon Than A New God, Giorno Poetry Systems comp. f/ William S. Burroughs, Psychic TV, Richard Hell and others (1984)
  • The Uncensored, solo (1984)
  • Hard Rock, solo (split cassette w. Michael Gira / Ecstatic Peace, 1984)
  • Oral Fixation, solo (12", 1988)
  • Our Fathers who Aren't in Heaven, w. Henry Rollins, Hubert Selby Jr. and Don Bajema (1990)
  • Conspiracy of Women, solo (1990)
  • South of Your Border, w. Emilio Cubeiro (1991)
  • POW, solo (1992)
  • Crimes Against Nature, solo spoken-word anthology (Tripple X/Atavistic, 1994)
  • Rude Hieroglyphics, w. Exene Cervenka (Rykodisc, 1995)
  • Universal Infiltrators, (Atavistic, 1996)
  • The Devil's Racetrack (2000)


  • She Had Her Gun All Ready: Directed by Vivienne Dick (1978)
  • Guerillere Talks: Directed by Vivienne Dick (1978)
  • Rome '78: Directed by James Nares (1978)
  • Black Box: Directed by Scott B and Beth B (1978)
  • Beauty Becomes the Beast: Directed by Vivienne Dick (1979)
  • The Offenders (1979–1980): Directed by Scott B and Beth B
  • Liberty's Booty (1980)
  • Subway Riders: Directed by Amos Poe (1981)
  • The Wild World of Lydia Lunch: Directed by Nick Zedd (1983)
  • Like Dawn to Dust: Directed by Vivienne Dick (1983)
  • Vortex: Directed by Scott and Beth B (1983)
  • Submit to Me: Directed by Richard Kern (1985)
  • The Right Side of My Brain: Directed by Richard Kern (1985)
  • Fingered: Directed by Richard Kern (1986)
  • Hardcore Extended: Richard Kern (includes all movies of R. Kern with L. Lunch) (DVD / Le Chat qui Fume, 2008)
  • Barbecue Death Squad from Hell with Penn & Teller (1986)
  • Penn & Teller's Cruel Tricks for Dear Friends (1987)
  • Mondo New York (1987)
  • Invisible Thread: Directed by Bob Balaban (1987)
  • Kiss Napoleon Goodbye: Directed by Babeth vanLoo (1990)
  • The Road to God Knows Where: Directed by Uli M. Schüppel (1990)
  • Thanatopsis: Directed by Beth B (1991)
  • Visiting Desire: Directed by Beth B (1996)
  • Power of the Word (1996)
  • The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things: Directed by Asia Argento (2004)
  • Kill Your Idols: Directed by Scott Crary, also known as S.A. Crary (2004)
  • Psychomentsrum (unreleased)
  • Godkiller: Walk Among Us (2010): Voice role
  • Mutantes: punk, porn, feminism: Directed by Virginie Despentes (2011)
  • Autoluminescent: Directed by Richard Lowenstein (2011)
  • Blank City: Directed by Celine Danhier (2012)
  • Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over: Directed by Beth B (2019)


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