Genesis P-Orridge

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Throbbing Gristle, ATP 2004: a gateway to a strange other England
An encounter with the British industrialists opened not only a world of music and underground culture but a whole new way of living

Luke Turner

05, Aug, 2020 @2:31 PM

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Letter: Genesis P-Orridge obituary
Sandy Nairne writes: In the spring of 1973 I was a student organiser of the Mayfly festival planned for 1 May in Oxford

Sandy Nairne

29, Mar, 2020 @3:16 PM

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Genesis P-Orridge obituary
Musician, writer and performance artist who was a co-founder of the band Throbbing Gristle

Adam Sweeting

15, Mar, 2020 @2:19 PM

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Genesis P-Orridge: troubling catalyst who loathed rock yet changed it for ever
With Throbbing Gristle, P-Orridge inadvertently helped invent an entire genre – industrial music

Alexis Petridis

15, Mar, 2020 @1:58 PM

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Genesis P-Orridge: fantastic transgressor or sadistic aggressor?
The Throbbing Gristle provocateur is being hymned as she nears the end of her life. But accusations of abuse, all denied, complicate her legacy

Lottie Brazier

10, Dec, 2018 @4:08 PM

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Cosey Fanni Tutti: 'I don’t like acceptance. It makes me think I've done something wrong'
As a member of COUM and Throbbing Gristle, Cosey Fanni Tutti made art that was so shocking, the police ran them out of Hull. But now they’re being invited back – and celebrated in galleries. Here she talks about how they survived

Alexis Petridis

14, Mar, 2017 @7:05 PM

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'Wreckers of civilisation': Hull embraces its frenzied sexual past
Our critic hits the city of culture to find its best visual art – from a giant blade pointing to Primark to type-your-own street signs and a band of sexual outlaws

Adrian Searle

05, Feb, 2017 @3:00 PM

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The Guardian view on Hull, city of culture: arts for all? | Editorial
Editorial: Hull has announced a glittering programme for 2017. Its success will rest not on the glamour of big arts events, but on how it enriches its citizens’ lives

Editorial

23, Sep, 2016 @5:45 PM

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Genesis Breyer P-Orridge: 'Pleasure is a weapon'
The musician and artist, 66, on Wiliam Burroughs, Caitlyn Jenner, Donald Trump and his dead wife Lady Jaye, with whom he shares a body

Hanna Hanra

30, Jul, 2016 @1:00 PM

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Could it be magick? The occult returns to the art world
Genesis Breyer P-Orridge and Tony Oursler have spent many years exploring paranormal phenomena through their artworks. Now, both have major exhibitions in New York – and suddenly they’re not alone in their interests

Andy Battaglia

01, Jul, 2016 @9:00 AM

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Genesis P-Orridge: Caitlyn Jenner should 'stop being a spokesperson'
The former Throbbing Gristle member spoke to Against Me! lead singer Laura Jane Grace about Jenner’s position in the transgender movement

Guardian music

27, Aug, 2015 @8:58 PM

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Cult heroes: Strawberry Switchblade – the clue was in the name
The duo of Rose McDowall and Jill Bryson projected an image that was deceptively bright, all pretty bows and polka-dots, but their minds were dark

Paul Lester

14, Apr, 2015 @3:25 PM

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