Malcolm Robert Andrew McLaren (22 January 1946 – 8 April 2010) was an English impresario, rock-artist, clothes designer and boutique owner, notable for combining these activities in a creative way.
Born into a dysfunctional family, he became an art-college dropout and social rebel in the style of the Paris revolutionaries (Situationists) of 1968. With his keen eye for trends, however, ... more »
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''Rock & roll doesn't necessarily mean a band. It doesn't mean a singer, and it doesn't mean a lyric, really.... It's that question of trying to be immortal.''Malcolm McLaren (b. 1946), British rock impresario. transcript of discussion, Sept. 24, 1988, New York City. "Punk and History," Discourses: Conversat...
''Stealing things is a glorious occupation, particularly in the artworld.''Malcolm McLaren (b. 1946), British rock impresario. Transcript of discussion, September 24, 1988, New York City. "Punk and History," published in Disc...