Re: Lesson.

Michael DuVernois (
Fri, 18 Mar 1994 12:00:32 -0600

>Well, they started out as Sex Pistols groupies. Then at some punk concert
>(Isle of Wight?) they went on stage without any real rehearsal and supposedly
>they were a hit with the crowd I ahve no idea what they played. Thus Siouxsie
>and the Banshees was born. Incidentally, Sid Vicious was their drummer (when
>he wasn't beating up Billy Idol), before going on to the Sex Pistols.
Their original plan had been to play The Lord's Prayer until they were dragged
off stage. It didn't go as planned, and they were well received. Recordings
of most of the early shows exist, but might be fairly hard to find.