Teenage Jesus & the Jerks photo rarities by David Baumbach, NYC, 1976

Teenage Jesus & the Jerks, 1976, by David Baumbach. From left: Lydia Lunch, Bradley Field, Rek, James Chance.
From the same session - James Chance, 1976, by David Baumbach.


Previously unpublished Contortions photos unearthed!

James Chance by Gross & Daley

Thanks to Gross & Daley for submitting these previously unpublished shots of the Contortions in rehearsal in the late 70's, as well as the priceless shot of James wearing big ears. Visit their website at http://grossanddaleyportraits.blogspot.com.

The Contortions by Gross & Daley

The Contortions by Gross & Daley

The Contortions by Gross & Daley


James Chance social media update

We just began an Instagram account for James: https://www.instagram.com/jameschanceofficial. And don't forget to follow him on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.


James Chance & Les Contortions on tour: Europe May 2016

Blue Note Tokyo, Jan 23, 2016 by Toshiya Arai

James Chance & Les Contortions
Europe May 2016

May 14 Brest (fr) - La Carène
May 17 Wien (aus) - Chelsea
May 18 Budapest (hr) - A38
May 19 Ljubljana (slo) - Kino Siska
May 20 Bologna (ita) - Freakout
May 21 Ancona (ita) - La Cupa
May 22 Milan (ita) - Lofi