Ladies of Punk

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This picture (left) was taken by photographer Michael Putland in 1980. From bottom-left clockwise you’ve got Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders, Debbie Harry of Blondie, Viv Albertine of the Slits, Siouxsie Sioux of Siouxsie and the Banshees,  Pauline Black of The Selecter and Poly Styrene of X-Ray Spex. Putland photographed the women in Kensington, London for NME.

See below for other classic photos of these ‘Ladies of Punk’, along with some other familiar faces.
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