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Ari Up

Ari Up
Born: Jan 17, 1962
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Died: Oct 20, 2010
Genre: World
Biography: Ari Up was born Arianna Forster to a German mother in 1962 (John Lydon was her stepfather). Raised in London, she formed the all-girl punk band the Slits in January 1977, around a lineup of drummer Palmolive (born Paloma Romero), guitarist Kate Korus, and bassist Suzi Gutsy. By the time the group actually ...Read full biography
Dread More Dan Dead
Released: 2005
Label: Collision: Cause of Chapter 3
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In the mid-'70s, Ari Up was a founding member of the Slits, a band that not only helped pioneer first-wave reggae-punk fusion but also paved the way for the all-girl punk bands that would come along in ...Read full review
More Ari Up albums: Main Albums (1), Singles & EPs (1)
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