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Beirut Slump was Lydia Lunch's side project while she was in Teenage Jesus & The Jerks. Other members include underground filmmaker Vivienne Dick, artists Jim Sclavunos, Liz Swope and Bobby Swope. It was mainly for a collaboration with Lunch for a short film, but other artists from the scene had learned that they were doing music together and asked them to do some live shows which includes performing at one of Andy Warhol's house parties.

For this unruly combo, Lunch steps aside to concentrate on her trebly, nightmare-surf strumming and assigns the vocals to Bobby “Berkowitz” Swope, who sings like a nauseous, homosexual Frankenstein menacing you with an icy growl.

Vivienne Dick’s B-movie organ disfigures The Doors into a bad-acid freak show; Sclavunos and bassist Liz Swope’s sluggish tempos anticipate the cruel plod of early Swans. They released a 7" Try Me / Staircase in 1979.

Some unrealeased tracks appeared on Lydia Lunch's compilation "Hysterie"

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Beirut Slump performs music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Beirut Slump for your event, Please Contact. Beirut Slump has more than 24.4K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are   . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Beirut Slump for an upcoming event.

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