Flashback 1979: Nico Performs “Genghis Khan” on French Television

Video thumbnail for youtube video Flashback 1979: Nico Performs "Genghis Khan" on French Television - World of Wonder

The relentlessly gloomy former Warhol starlet performed her medieval lamentation “Genghis Khan” on French television in June of 1978. I honor of her death 26 years ago today, let's listen to her moan along to her beloved harmonium below. ... See the Rest

Forgotten New York: Leee Black Childers on the Lower East Side Bar Belonging to Jackie Curtis’ Grandmother

Video thumbnail for youtube video - World of Wonder

Underground photographer Leee Black Childers (1945-2014) describes Warhol Superstar Jackie Curtis' grandmother "Slugger Ann," who ran a working class bar of the same name on New York City's Lower East Side (in the days when it was a slum). Fascinating bit of forgotten New York ephemera ... Watch Now

Holly Woodlawn on Ring My Bell

Video thumbnail for youtube video Holly Woodlawn on Ring My Bell - World of Wonder

Ring Ring Ring! This week we have Warhol Superstar Holly Woodlawn on the line taking your calls! A living legend! New episodes of Ring My Bell every Thursday on WOWPresents. ... See the Rest

Quick Reminder! Holly Woodlawn on Tomorrow’s Ring My Bell

Holly_Woodlawn

So exciting! Warhol superstar and drag icon Holly Woodlawn, star of cult classics Trash and Women in Revolt, will ACTUALLY BE in the World of Wonder studios tomorrow for a Ring My Bell! Think of the history! Think of the people she's worked with! Ask her about ANDY! Ask her about CANDY! Talk about the time she fucked a beer bottle on film! Or just ... See the Rest

Flashback 1973: Candy Darling Interviews Lauren Hutton for Interview Magazine

img-lauren-hutton_165850281235

Lauren Hutton Interviewed by Candy Darling on a Hot, Hot Sultry Afternoon CANDY DARLING: It's a hot afternoon. LAUREN HUTTON: Sultry. DARLING: It's a sultry summer afternoon. HUTTON: In 1973 New York. DARLING: My name is Candy Darling and I'm interviewing the famous model-actress Lauren Hutton. HUTTON: Lorna. DARLING: Lorna ... See the Rest

Book ‘Em: Wowlebrity Portraits in The World According to Wonder

Holly_Woodlawn

Gorgeous, gorgeous Holly Woodlawn. Living legend. Drag icon. SURVIVOR. Such an important person in the history of gay culture. What she did in the '70s – along with Divine, Jayne County, and Tim Curry in Rocky Horror – was provide a bridge between old school female impersonation and modern drag with its completely original, self-invented ... See the Rest

Nico covers Whitney?

Video thumbnail for youtube video Nico covers Whitney? - World of Wonder

The creepy-but-compelling Warhol Superstar died the year after Whitney Houston released "I Wanna Dance With Somebody," so it's entirely possible that she recorded this hair-raising version. I don't know if it's real or not, but you need to watch it. Alone. In the dark. After smoking some crack. (t/y Ernesto) ... See the Rest