Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Culture Club: Hey There, Georgie Boy...

Julie Panebianco, Boston Rock, 30 March 1983

THE PIANO lounge of Boston's Marriott Longwharf Hotel is imposing — sharp white walls and ledges surround ceiling-high glass windows, dramatizing the expanse of the room. There are large cushioned couches and marble coffee tables. Tapping against one is the blue snakeskin shoe of Roy Hay, part-time tourist, full time guitarist and songwriter for Culture Club. "I'm going to get a map of the world," he vows, "so I can see where I've been going — and where I'm going to go."

Total word count of piece: 2452

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.