Over the next few days, this 'ere blog will provide a comprehensive guide to last Saturday's Yuck 'n Yum AGK 2 event. The AGK is the Yuck 'n Yum annual general meeting, only the K stands for karaoke. Artists make their own karaoke videos and perform to them accordingly. As this is my blog, I'll nominate myself to go first.
I performed Suicide - Ghost Rider.
Alex Tobin and your correspondent as Martin Rev and Alan Vega
The song contemplates the existential poetics of proto-punk motorbiking. The video is a psychedelic videogame where real people get hurt.
The original Suicide performance:
My 2010 AGK perfomance