their latest album, Happy, via ROIR, the Bush Tetras are on a roll. This week, Pat & Emily from Nightclubbing look back at the early days of the band - when "Too Many Creeps" was a New York radio staple, and a finding a fur coat might mean paying your rent for a month or two instead of having to work a straight job while pursuing your art. Plus, we get to see the band performing at Danceteria in 1980...
|BT's live at Hurrah (1980) by Eugene Merinov|
“You don’t need a million to look like a million!” So went the tagline touting Ritz Furs in a ubiquitous late night commercial that ran throughout the ’70s and ’80s. Ladies were urged to sell their skins or buy them second-hand at a fraction of the price because, like the man said, “Some women ski in St. Moritz; other women just look that way.” Continued here.
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