London

Itinerary for London’s Soho: sex, music, shopping and culture (II)

Here we pick up where we left off on our itinerary through London’s Soho. A quick reminder of the proposed itinerary: Turn right onto Peter Street and head up Wardour Street, one of the mythical streets of Soho. Why? For the venue I commented on before: The Marquee Club, formerly frequented by The Rolling Stones, The Animals, Jimi Hendrix, David Bowie, Genesis, Led Zeppelin and many others. All this during the 60s and 70s. Later, in the 80s, it was also the birthplace of New Wave, British Punk and Synth Pop, with artists like The Pretenders, The Sex Pistols, The Cure, Clash and a  ...