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    Self-mythologizing scenester the great Kim Fowley dead at 75

    One of the great American rock and roll characters.

    Kim Fowley, record producer - obituary
    (Telegraph)
    Record producer who said Slade could be as big as the Beatles and created the all-girl group the Runaways

    Kim Fowley rocked industry as a salesman of sounds (Los Angeles Times)

    Kim Fowley, creator of The Runaways, dead at 75 (Washington Post)

    Kim Fowley: The punk before punk, who called himself a 'necessary evil' (Guardian)
    Kim Fowley, who has died aged 75, was calculating and cynical – but still helped make an outrageous amount of great music

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    One of the most entertaining rock and roll interviews I've ever read, from the great 'zine Ugly Things:

    ......................................Kim Fowley: Sins & Secrets of the Silver Sixties



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