Vi Subversa

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Vi Subversa
Background information
Born(1935-06-20)20 June 1935
London, England
Died19 February 2016(2016-02-19) (aged 80)
London, England
GenresAnarcho punk
Occupation(s)Musician, singer
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
Years active1975–2016
LabelsCrass, XNTrix
Associated actsPoison Girls

Frances Sokolov (20 June 1935 – 19 February 2016),[1] better known by her stage name Vi Subversa, was a British singer and guitarist. She was a member of the anarcho-punk band Poison Girls.[2] She was born in London, England.

Subversa died of cancer at her home in London on 19 February 2016. She was aged 80.

References[change | change source]

  1. Ged Babey (20 February 2016). "Vi Subversa: 20th June 1935 – 19th February 2016: Flesh and blood is what we are". LouderThanWar. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  2. Raha, Maria. Cinderella's big score: women of the punk and indie underground[permanent dead link]. Seal Press, 2005.