Pat Ivers and Emily Armstrong inform us the way they filmed at punk’s most venues that are outrageous surviving off gallery wine and cheese.
Almost every evening amongst the mid ’70s and very very very early ’80s—sometimes significantly more than once—Pat Ivers and Emily Armstrong lugged tv video clip digital digital cameras and equipment that is lighting Lower Manhattan. They caught a huge selection of shows from bands who defined the period: think Dead Boys, speaking minds, Blondie, Richard Hell, Bad Brains. Pat and Emily’s films became underground treasures, cherished by the bands they shot while the scene young ones whom crowded into community pubs to look at Nightclubbing, their cable access show. Between shoots, CBGB’s owner Hilly Kristal clumsily set they spent a night in jail with Keith Haring and David Wojnarowicz up them up with dates, a Dead Kennedy crashed on Pat’s couch, and. Read More »