Genesis Breyer P-Orridge

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge (b.1950) is an English singer-songwriter, musician, poet, performance artist and visual artist. P-Orridge first achieved notice as founder of the COUM Transmissions artistic collective, which operated in Britain from 1969 to 1975. P-Orridge fronted the pioneering industrial band Throbbing Gristle from 1975 to 1981 and the experimental band Psychic TV from 1981 to present. In 1996, P-Orridge and partner Jackie “Lady Jaye” Breyer P-Orridge embarked on the Pandrogyne Project. P-Orridge is currently performing within h/er spoken word project, Thee Majesty, and the most current incarnation of Psychic TV labeled PTV3. Collaborators include Aaron Dilloway, Merzbow, Tony Conrad, William S. Burroughs, Timothy Leary, Monte Cazazza, Hafler Trio, White Stains, Z’ev and countless others.


Collaboration between Genesis Breyer P-Orridge (born Neil Andrew Megson, 1950) of Psychic TV and Throbbing Gristle and Stefan Joel Weisser, under the monniker Z'EV. They released one album: Direction Ov Travel. Recorded November 14th & 15th 1990. Processed & Mixed November 17th, 18th & 19th, 1990 at Vons Recording Studios, Islington. Edited at the Exchange December 20th & 21st, 1990. Limited to 1000 copies. Originally released on Temple Records (TOPY 059). Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.