The Plasmatics – The Damned

The Plasmatics were an American punk metal band formed by Yale University art school graduate Rod Swenson with Wendy O. Williams. The band was a controversial group known for wild live shows that broke countless taboos. In addition to chainsawing guitars, blowing up speaker cabinets and sledgehammering television sets, Williams and the Plasmatics blew up automobiles live on stage. Williams was arrested in Milwaukee by the Milwaukee police before being charged with public indecency.[1]

The Plasmatics’ career spanned five studio albums, and multiple EPs. The band was composed of vocalist/front person Wendy O. Williams and various other musicians rotated behind her over time. Aside from Wendy and manager Rod Swenson, Guitarist Wes Beech was the only other permanent member of the group. Guitarist Richie Stotts was a co-founder of the band and a mainstay of the pre-breakup core group (1978–1983).[2] After the breakup of the band following the release of Coup d’Etat, Richie was edited out of band videos and not referred to by name in a 2006 compilation DVD released by Plasmatics Media LLC (via The Plasmatics – The Damned



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  1. Yo did that asswipe try to jip Her with the grenade? Like just 10% of the urge to jip ya, Queen ov Power. Fucked with her web, where's he now, right? Fail.

  2. 1984 / Coup d'État / the end of the Damned /
    Consensus Programming is dangerous to your health.
    The brainwashed do not know they are being brainwashed ,
    Wendy O. Williams of ,the Plasmatics,

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