O U T S I D E L E F T   stay i n d e p e n d e n t

Behind the Counterculture #14: Kate Moss

get the weekly Outsideleft newsletter
by Lake, Editor, London for outsideleft.com
originally published: April, 2005
Anecdotes from Behind the Retail Frontline
by Lake, Editor, London for outsideleft.com
originally published: April, 2005
Anecdotes from Behind the Retail Frontline

Kate Moss looked bored in the doorway while her friend flicked through the racks. A passerby came up to her and said "I thought that you'd be taller". And then walked off without saying anything else.

Behind the counterculture is a recurring series of celebrity encounters or near encounters in or close to a West London used book and record store.

Behind the counterculture episodes compiled by Lake

Previously on Behind the Counterculture Derek Pringle ?

see more stories from outsideleft's Culture archive »»

Lake
Editor, London

the first journalism Lake ever had published was a history of Johnny Thunders for Record Collector magazine, since then he has written for publications including the Guardian, Dazed and Confused, the Idler and more recently, outsideleft.com as you have just seen.

MORE STORIES TO READ...


thumb through the ancient archives:

search for something you might like...


sign up for the outsideleft weekly. a selection of new and archived stories every week. Or less.

View previous campaigns.

My Rival - Alex Chilton Remembered
Joe Ambrose fondly remembers Alex Chilton
Too old to Rock and Roll, too young to die
Toon Traveller ponders getting old with the rockers of his youth
Making Monsters
Bryars Rabbit
Gavin Bryars debuts new work amongst Barry Flanagan's Hares at the IKON Gallery
The Gentlest Wingmen are the Best Wingmen
Many successful dalliances await you with the Moore Brothers on your side
The Elephant Man: Banksy in Los Angeles
Guerrilla artist Banksy lands his mothership down the block. Hipster shock troops heed the call-up and report in droves. Judging by the number of camera crews, this is one revolution that will be televised. Oh, and there was a live elephant to make it a real circus. (comment by whalt)
SOME OTHER THINGS