X-Ray Spex Singer Poly Styrene Dies at 53
Photo by Fabrizio Rainone
Poly Styrene started the band after seeing the Sex Pistols on her 18th birthday and left her imprint in punk-rock history with the song "Oh Bondage, Up Yours!" "Little girls should be seen and not heard," Styrene would say to introduce the track. X-Ray Spex released one album, Germ Free Adolescents, in 1978 before Poly left the group.
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