Somehow, in my late twenties, I had become a groupie. When my ex left for the bright lights of London and I was to linger on in Manchester trying to rebuild my fractured existence, my self-confidence was at an all time low. I watched a few boxsets of Girls and began doing what any newly single person does: going out, getting wrecked, and looking for someone to fuck the pain away with. He was popular with counter-culture figures of the s and 50s - JD Salinger, Saul Bellow, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, the whole squad - namely because he invented the Orgone Energy Accumulator, a wooden cupboard the size of a phone booth which the psychoanalyst said could infuse up the body with a special energy which he claimed could treat all sorts of things including cancer and radiation sickness, later proved to be a dud.
Band groupies who had sex with their idols reveal what it was really like
14 Groupies Who Fucked Musicians And Told Us Everything About It
Thanks for connecting! You're almost done. Connect to your existing Cracked account if you have one or create a new Cracked username. The world of rock 'n' roll isn't a place for the fainthearted. It's full of emotional turmoil, violence, addiction, and just, like, a shitload of hardcore fucking. And often, the gods of rock like to swirl all of that mess together, creating sexual exploits so weird and sordid that even Larry Flynt would look away.
What I Learned From Being a Groupie
It continues to be every teenage girl's dream; following their favourite rock star as they travel across the globe to exotic locations, performing to hordes of adoring fans and, of course, partying with all of the other veritable "rock n' roll poet sex gods" of the musical scene. Whilst groupie culture remains a relic of the avant-garde music scene of the sixties and seventies, it's a facet of the past which continues to be romanticised and commemorated in popular culture. The Oscar nominated film, Almost Famous, was, at its core an adage to the women who were, in part, responsible for mythologising figures such as Mick Jagger and Keith Richards. Certainly, would either be complete without their rotating coterie of female counterparts, each one more glamorous than the last? Contrary to popular belief, these "groupies" were not just women who slept with rockstars.
Jason Mraz once bought me a beer after a show, then walked me to my car afterwards because it was late and I was alone. This was June He was super nice. EDIT: Jason if you see this, you were super nice to an awkward girl. Thanks man.