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Watch an exclusive excerpt from Marie Losier's film portrait of Genesis P-Orridge and his late wife, Lady Jaye

The Ballad Of Genesis And Lady Jaye follows the story of Genesis's childhood, through his time with Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV, to his pandrogyne marriage/fusion with Lady Jaye and eventual widowing. In this excerpt, Genesis tells the story of the beginnings of Industrial music.

The Ballad Of Genesis And Lady Jaye is reviewed by Matmos's Drew Daniel in The Wire 326 and will have its UK premiere during Sheffield Doc/Fest, June 8–12, 2011.