The Screamers Chronology
Hello. Here is a work in progress: a complete picture of the Screamers
in action. Additions and corrections are not only encouraged, but
The kernal of this chronology came from the feature "A
Better World Begins With You" from Slash Magazine #10 1/2
(The free issue). Original wording has been changed and corrections
Click on the pictures to make them bigger.
Four Star Theater, LA. "Population:1"
the next couple of years, half the hipsters in LA passed through the
studio's green doers to lay down tracks on the 24-track tape machine,
or to add atmosphere to ongoing filmings."
Hubert Mensch, LA Weekly(?), January 1986. Read
the story of the last living survivor (Tomata du Plenty) of the great
nuclear whatever, who's trapped in an underground bunker, it's actually
a multilayered history of art, video, music and America's long lasting
love affair with destruction. It's frenetic and ambitious as hell, full
of erotic dream sequences, Magritte abstractions galore, multiple visual
overlays and surreal musical numbers that are an eclectic combination
of classical, old-fashioned jazz, modern punk and standard rock & roll."
Michael Dare, LA Weekly, January 24-30, 1986. Read