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Crowdfund Launched For Genesis P-Orridge Leukemia Treatment
Christian Eede , November 30th, 2017 13:53

A GoFundMe page has been launched to support Throbbing Gristle co-founder Genesis Breyer P-Orridge through leukemia treatment

Following the recent news that Genesis Breyer P-Orridge has been diagnosed with leukemia, a GoFundMe page has been launched in order to support them through treatment.

The diagnosis was revealed by P-Orridge last month, and all upcoming Psychic TV tour dates were cancelled as a result. The crowdfunding effort has been launched on P-Orridge's behalf by media theorist and friend of theirs Douglas Rushkof, who has also played in Psychic TV.

Writing on the GoFundMe page, Rushkof says that due to the tour cancellation, P-Orridge is "flat broke, three months behind on rent, and undergoing chemo and constant testing". He adds that all contributions will go towards food, rent and medicine for P-Orridge during the treatment.

"We want Gen to be warm and fed through the winter, and focused on hopefuly healing, not finances," Rushkof's appeal says. "The drugs are experimental, but promising. With continued therapy and low stress, Gen does not have to die from this, but could be back performing again sometime next year."

You can contribute to the fund here.

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