Ian Asterbury has one of the best voices in rock-n-roll. I like the Cult’s 80s music the best, but wow – they are still going strong.
She Sells Sanctuary
One of the reasons I always bring my own microphone to gigs . . .
This was one of my favorite songs when I was 15 (1986). I wanted to name my band, Nirvana. Instead we named the band the Liquid Faction, based on William S. Burroughs’ Naked Lunch.
Sweet Soul Sister
Give Me Mercy
Wild Hearted Son
Love Removal Machine
Image of the Cult from The Guardian, The Cult: ‘We’re the Fulham of rock music’.
Left to right: Billy Duffy, Ian Astbury, Nigel Preston and Jamie Stewart in 1984. Photograph: Erica Echenberg/Redferns
August 15, 2022