Marilyn, one hit wonder and Boy George sycophant, looked in poor shape. He tried to sell me two steam irons. When I told him I didn't want them he became rather upset. His sallow faced "friend" then became aggressive. We had to threaten to call the police. It was a surreal scene. I remembered Marilyn on the original Band Aid video. He wasn't quite so agitated in those days.
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
Previously on Behind the Counterculture Maggie Philbin ⇨
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