Rob Young is the author of Electric Eden: Unearthing Britain's Visionary Music, and Editor-at-Large at The Wire magazine. In a talk illustrated with sound, he discusses Peter Christopherson’s unique contribution to music via Throbbing Gristle, Coil and beyond.
The talk was followed by the world premiere of Wishful Thinking: In Remembrance of Peter Christopherson, commissioned by AV Festival 12. This music, film and performance event was a celebratory remembrance of his life and work and included Chris Carter and Cosey Fanni Tutti, Attila Csihar, Alex Rose, Chris Watson, Philippe Garrel and Derek Jarman.
Curated by AV Festival 12.