You can stick your germ free adolescence...

...she would have preferred a cancer-less middle age.

Poor old mentalist, revolutionary and sweaty, hairy underarmed icon of punk Poly Styrene has passed on. Unlike her eponymous stage name's inspiration, she will at least be bio-degrading.

She was as mad as a badger but I enjoyed her performances especially when you could see her titty puppy fat through the side of her dayglo singlet. In the morning and at the going down of the sun, we will shout "Oh bondage up yours..."


"Poly Styrene" - Marianne Joan Elliott-Said (3 July 1957 – 25 April 2011),