Holly Johnson, carrying his small white terrier, overheard us talking about Ian McCulloch. He told us a scandalous story about him that even here I can't repeat. Johnson had been coming into the shop for a couple of years and this was the first time he'd said anything to us apart from thanks.
Behind the counterculture is a recurring series of celebrity encounters or near encounters in or close to a West London used book and record store.
Behind the counterculture episodes compiled by Lake
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Kirk Lake is a writer, musician and filmmaker. His published books include Mickey The Mimic (2015) and The Last Night of the Leamington Licker (2018). His films include the feature films Piercing Brightness (2014) and The World We Knew (2020) and a number of award winning shorts.
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