Monday, March 03, 2008
"Ghost on the Highway" (Documentary by Kurt Voss, 98 minutes, 2006) - A provocative portrait of the late Jeffrey Lee Pierce and his legendary band "The Gun Club," one of the most notorious and incendiary groups in the history of American popular music. Featuring interviews with ex-members Kid Congo, Ward Dotson, Terry Graham, Jim Duckworth and Dee Pop, as well as revelations from Dave Alvin, John Doe, Henry Rollins, Mike Martt, Peter Case and Lemmy Kilmister, rare photos and clips.
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In addition to the portrait of Jeffrey above, these are other photos from the Punk Turns 30 collection that are included in the documentary.
Gun Club / Jeffrey Lee Pierce fans in New Orleans can still see the big posterized portrait of Jeffrey that is hanging up at Mimi's in the Marigny (2601 Royal @ Franklin). This installation of the Unguarded Moments: Backstage and Beyond show was part of Louie Fest, and continues to hang until about March 15. All the photos are for sale too! (don't worry if you're not in New Orleans, you can always buy images from Punk Turns 30 - visit the punkrockgiftshop.com or just drop an email to punkturns30 and we'll hook you up!