Peter Laughner is dead. Happy birthday, Peter Laughner.

Lester Bangs eulogy…

http://straighttovideo.org/wp-content/uploads/Peter-Laughner-is-dead.pdf

And for more info (also including the eulogy)

http://www.handsomeproductions.com/wordsaboutpeterlaughner.htm

The sides that Laughner waxed with Pere Ubu. Hugely influential.

And the Pre-Ubu, Rocket From The Tombs, whose songs would end up as Punk Rock classics in the repertoire of both Pere Ubu and The Dead Boys, as DB guitarist. Cheetah Chrome, was a member.

And the best known of Laughner’s posthumously released solo recordings, Amphetamine

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