‘Kinetic Culture - Find Your Freedom' - An Interview with Stray Wayward aka Spiral Mark
It began the early 90s- the golden age of the rave. Amidst post-Thatcher government destruction and the arrival of acid-house music, a collective called Spiral Tribe exploded onto the dreary British landscape. Spiral Tribe were a huge influence on DIY culture, particularly the Free Party movement, which promotes good feelings, freedom and unity amongst participants from all walks of life, alongside the powerfully transformative electronic dance beat. Non-commercial parties and multi-riggers known as ‘teknivals’ were held in disused warehouses or out in countryside and the energy began spreading through Europe and beyond.
Stray Wayward aka Spiral Mark, visionary and initial member of the tribe, shares his account of police repression and his insight to the conflicting ideals between authorities and creative individuals.
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