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Johnny Thunders: Punk and Drugs and Warhol

Adam Sweeting, Guardian, The, 30 April 1991

JOHNNY THUNDERS had long been a by-word for self-destruction through drugs and hard living. In 1981, Trouser Press magazine cynically declared Thunders "legally dead" alongside a cartoon showing the guitarist riddled with syringes.

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