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  Edie Sedgwick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Edith Sedgwick was born at the Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California to Francis Minturn Sedgwick (1904-1967), a sculptor, philanthropist and rancher, and Alice Delano de Forest.
Theodore Sedgwick was the first to plead and win a case for the freedom of a fl woman, Elizabeth Freeman, Mum Bett, under the Massachusetts Bill of Rights that declared all men to be born free and equal.
Edie's mother was the daughter of Henry Wheeler de Forest (President of the Southern Pacific Railroad, and direct descendant of Jesse de Forest whose Dutch West India Company helped to settled New Amsterdam).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Edie_Sedgwick   (1904 words)

 Edie Sedgwick Biography
Edie Sedgwick's father was Francis Minturn Sedgwick (1904-1967), a Santa Barbara rancher who had three nervous breakdowns prior to his marriage in 1929 to Edie's mother Alice Delano De Forest.
Edie was born at the Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara on April 20, 1943.
Edie and her sister, Suky, were taken to a woman doctor in the Santa Ynez Valley for daily vitamin B shots.
www.warholstars.org /stars/edie.html   (3586 words)

 Edie Sedgwick
Edie had an impressive family history of wealth and was well educated.Rumor had it that this family history was one of the reasons why Andy Warhol was first attracted to Edie.
Edie appeared in 13 Warhol films, possibly more as the exact number of films that Warhol and his assistants made is very difficult to assess.
Edie was not like other patients because she was able to leave the hospital and take day visits.
www.francesfarmersrevenge.com /stuff/archive/oldnews/ediesedgwick.htm   (1004 words)

 Independent Online Edition > Features   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edith Sedgwick was born in April 1943 in Santa Barbara, California, and grew up surrounded by the spoils of wealth and privilege; her ancestors were the nearest thing to American aristocracy.
Edie's presence was magnetic, remembers John Cale, co-founder of The Velvet Underground who had a six-week affair with her.
Edie was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Ballard, a place described by her sister Saucie as a backwater - "no one would go there except to see the veterinarian," she said.
enjoyment.independent.co.uk /film/features/article343645.ece   (2430 words)

 Biography for Edie Sedgwick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edie later told fellow Warhol superstar Ultra Violet that both her father and a brother had tried to seduce her when she was a child.
After her discharge, Edie shacked up in the Warwick Hotel with the screenwriter L.M. Kit Carson, who attracted the fragile Edie with the promise of a screenplay written for her, but ultimately he was unable to deal with the erratic behavior stemming from her drug abuse and left.
Edie wound up in Bellevue Hospital, and after being discharged due to the intervention of her personal physician, she overdosed on drugs and was committed to Manhattan State Hospital.
www.imdb.com /name/nm0781291/bio   (2697 words)

 Edie Sedgwick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edie Sedgwick is as much a platform for ambiguous postmodern musings about the culture of a celebrity as it is a rock band.
Edie Sedgwick was originally, of course, the most infamous groupie of all time, one of Warhol's "superstars" and (supposedly) the subject of Dylan's "Just Like a Woman" and "Like a Rolling Stone" before she died of the inevitable drug overdose at 28.
Edie Sedgwick has no sense of humor: stale laughter is irrelevant to our living, breathing politic.
www.epitonic.com /artists/ediesedgwick.html   (514 words)

 SOUTHERN | news > interview > edie sedgwick - interview
Edie Sedgwick social butterfly of the Warhol era has been brought back to life by Justin Moyer (SuperSystem/El Guapo).
I was struck by his relationship with Edie Sedgwick who, in the tome, was presented as a Paris Hilton figure -- a person who, at best, was famous for being rich and, at worst, was famous for being famous.
Edie sings about celebrities -- an inherently ridiculous, superficial subject matter -- because they are the only vehicle by which she can present her political/economic/psychosocial manifesto to a world tired of political/economic/psychosocial manifestos.
www.southern.net /southern/news/?id=57   (882 words)

 Edie Sedgwick - Edie: Girl on Fire Official Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
there is enough substance in edie girl on fire to please even the most die-hard edie sedgwick addicts.” the book is full of great writing and insightful quotes, which come together to tell edie’s story in a way that stays true to her realness.
it’s easy to dismiss edie as a sort of pop icon but she was a real person and her “realness” is reflected in jonathan’s photo.” commenas has a great observation about jonathan’s photo- it is that kind of attention to detail that we find throughout painter and weisman’s beautiful, candid, living portrait of edie.
Edie was a filmmaker, a collaborator and artist with other underground and experimental filmmakers at a time when making a non-Hollywood film was almost a revolutionary act.
edienation.com   (1512 words)

 Tags: Edie Sedgwick | Dabble   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edie Sedgwick Part of a Warhol documentary describing his relationship with Edie Sedgwick.
Edie Sedgwick Poor Little Rich Girl (trying On Clothes) Poor Little Rich Gilr part 2, Edie has to get ready for what she calls a 'post mortem' party...
Edie Sedgwick - "building A Mystery" This is a video of Edie Sedgwick which has clips from the film/documentry 'Girl On Fire' and some Edie's...
dabble.com /tag/Edie+Sedgwick   (286 words)

 Unsung: Edie Sedgwick's fame lasted longer than 15 minutes - A&E
Edie got about a year - 1965 - of a pure, unadulterated, fun, fab, look of the moment, color of the month, in your face fresh, hot, new, now kind of fame.
For Edie, Tavel wrote "Kitchen," a 70-minute, fl and white film in which characterization was eliminated by giving all the characters the same name.
Edie appears this week in "Outer and Inner Space," in which she discusses outer space, her drugs and her family problems.
www.pittnews.com /news/2003/02/25/Ae/Unsung.Edie.Sedgwicks.Fame.Lasted.Longer.Than.15.Minutes-1792841.shtml   (746 words)

 Edie Sedgwick - Moviefone
Former model Edie Sedgwick gained notoriety in the late '60s as part of Andy Warhol's stable of underground "superstars." ~ Sandra Brennan, All...
Edie Sedgwick's family came from Stockbridge, Massachusetts where Edie's...
Edie Sedgwick's husband, Michael Post, woke up on the morning of November 16, 1971 to find Edie lying...
movies.aol.com /celebrity/edie-sedgwick/64281/main   (96 words)

 Amazon.com: Edie: American Girl: Books: Jean Stein,George Plimpton   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
On the outside, she was Edie, the Youth Quaker, on the inside she was a tragically lost girl who descended into the Stygian depths of fame, drugs, anorexia and tragedy.
Edie's short life, as described in this convoluted biography induces both envy and pity, we envy the beautiful, spoilt celebrity at the centre of a wild hedonistic carnival, who seems to have everything and obey no-one, and we pity the poor lost soul who is used, abused, abandoned and maltreated at every turn.
Edie's meteoric rise to instant stardom as the jewel in the crown of the 1960's Warhol empire is as tragic as it is thrilling, and the biography makes you feel every minute of it.
www.amazon.com /Edie-American-Girl-Jean-Stein/dp/0802134106   (1952 words)

 Edie Sedgwick, Glamming It Up
For the ironically disadvantaged, the original Edie Sedgwick was a Warhol superstar, which means she was not a superstar at all.
She died in 1971, to be replaced in 2002 by the new Edie Sedgwick, who is actually Justin Moyer in drag.
Also, Sedgwick upstaged the material with unfunny patter, and dance moves that were part go-go and part arena rocker.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2006/02/21/AR2006022101712.html?nav=rss_artsandliving/music   (316 words)

 Oh My Rockness ((Edie Sedgwick (Justin from El Guapo)))
Edie Sedgwick is the sexy stage name of Justin Moyer from Touch and Go's Supersystem (formerly known as Dischord's El Guapo).
Edie wears a slinky cocktail dress and high-heels and sings short songs about celebrities, with her laptop providing the beats.
Edie's debut album, Here Love is Real, But She is Not has most songs clocking in around the two-minute mark.
www.ohmyrockness.com /BandBio.cfm?BandID=1612   (182 words)

 Edie Sedgwick is "The Girl of the Year"........... - tribe.net
Edie Sedgwick is "The Girl of the Year"...........
Edie Sedgwick is "The Girl of the Year"........(still).
Edie was preceded in death by the suicides of her brothers Mintie and Bobbie.
people.tribe.net /confetta/blog/908bf222-f899-4657-b054-27b81facb98d   (1992 words)

 SOUTHERN | edie sedgwick > biography
Because Edie is equally sick of activist anthems and insipid, I-inspired irony.
She is the then, the now, and the "to-come." Edie is the water we drink, the air we breathe.
Edie, quite simply, is everything and, even more simply, Edie IS, as we all are, AS WE ALL SHOULD BE.
www.southern.com /southern/band/EDIES/biog.php   (486 words)

 EDIE's here!!!!!!!!!!
Edie Sedgwick is the transgendered reincarnation of a vacuous Warhol Superstar who died of a barbiturate overdose in 1971.
Edie was reborn at the dawn of the New Millenium to save the world by singing about celebrities.
That's right...armed with only an iPod, she travels the nightclubs of this land called America singing songs that honor the likes of Julia Roberts, Robert Downey, Jr., and, of course, Martin Sheen.
www.ediesedgwick.biz /home.html   (154 words)

 1960s 'It' girl catches fire in a new era - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edie Sedgwick, "It" girl of Andy Warhol's infamous '60s Factory scene, is the "It" girl of the new millennium, inspiring fashion, books, movies and online communities.
New fans of the neo-glam model/junkie, noted for her cropped platinum hair and heavy fl eye makeup, are fascinated by her edgy glamour and rebellious life.
Sedgwick died of a drug overdose in 1971.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2006-11-07-edie-sedgwick_x.htm?csp=34   (532 words)

 Misha Sedgwick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
She made her New York stage debut in 2004 as Edie Sedgwick in the off-Broadway play Andy and Edie, about the relationship between Andy Warhol and Edie Sedgwick, Warhol's close companion and inspiration in 1965.
In publicity materials for Andy and Edie, Misha was identified as the niece of Edie Sedgwick, and this identification persisted in the media for more than a year.
In February 2006, Edie's only living brother, Jonathan, and other members of Edie's family denied that Misha is a Sedgwick or Edie's niece.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Misha_Sedgwick   (215 words)

 Edie Sedgwick: Her Love Is Real...But She Is Not: Pitchfork Record Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Edie Sedgwick is Justin Moyer doing everything you hear and see on this disc.
In both cases, Edie Sedgwick performed songs in a disco-punk fashion named after and concerning celebrities.
To Edie's credit, there are also flights of fancy like the minute-long Big Black homage to Pump Up The Volume, the role call of Colonial Marines in "Sigourney Weaver", and the reinvention of Molly Ringwald as a biological weapon, that belie any attempts to arrive at anything remotely approaching significance.
www.pitchforkmedia.com /article/record_review/17590/Edie_Sedgwick_Her_Love_Is_Real_But_She_Is_Not   (461 words)

 Tweed | Edie Sedgwick lives!
It’s like, Edie Sedgwick is supposed to be reincarnated and she reflects—she’s the mirror of our culture and all this pseudo-Warholian shit.
Edie Sedgwick used to be a duo but, after a while, I just wanted to work by myself.
Smith founded Tweed in 1997 (at the age of 15) and continues to be the resident curmudgeon.
www.tweedmag.com /News/Edie_Sedgwick_lives.html   (1599 words)

 Edie Sedgwick News
Bob Dylan is trying to halt the release of Sienna Miller's new film because he fears it falsely implies he was responsible for the suicide of Andy Warhol muse Edie Sedgwick.
Staff and agencies Friday December 15, 2006 Guardian Unlimited Bob Dylan is attempting to block the release of an Edie Sedgwick biopic in a row over his role in the pop icon's death.
Filed under: Film, Photos, Sienna Miller Page Six reports that Factory Girl, Sienna Miller's flick wherein she portrays Warhol chick Edie Sedgwick, is a little up in the air.
www.topix.net /who/edie-sedgwick   (772 words)

 Metroblogging DC: Edie Sedgwick
The lineup was a solid roster of DC indie bands including Rose, Owls and Crows, the Whips and Wooly Mammoth.
However, in my mind the stand-out favorite was Edie Sedgwick - aka Justin Moyer - formerly of El Guapo fame, now performing a biting mix of electroclash and social commentary about celebrities.
"Edie" is a one [wo]man show - and thank goodness, cause I wouldn't know where to look if there was more than one person onstage.
dc.metblogs.com /archives/2005/11/edie_sedgwick.phtml   (329 words)

 Audart Gallery, Audrey Regan, Edie Sedgwick, The Warhol Era, Fashion and Style
Edie Sedgwick, the princess of Andy Warhol's Factory, lived only 28 years.
When it came to fashion, she had a style of her own.
Edie walked me into her closet and said Help yourself.
www.audartgallery.com /warhol_womena.htm   (159 words)

 Playbill News: Report: Jennifer Garner Interested in Off-Broadway Edie Sedgwick Drama
Andy and Edie, a new drama by Peter Braunstein about the relationship between pop artist Andy Warhol and doomed young socialite Edie Sedgwick, will open in May at the Milagro Theater in New York’s Lower East Side, the New York Post reported.
Edie Sedgwick was a debutante from a wealthy family in Massachusetts.
She met Andy Warhol in 1965, when she was just 22 and became part of his infamous coterie.
www.playbill.com /news/article/82938.html   (376 words)

 Sienna Miller's 'Edie Sedgwick' Portrayal Oscar Worthy?
Miller is finishing post-production work on, Factory Girl, about tragic style icon Edie Sedgwick and her relationship with Andy Warhol, but the Oscar Buzz has already started.
She was popping Valium at eight, had electric shock treatment at 14, and was sexually abused by her father.
The actresss, 24, was fascinated by Sedgwick, spending the best part of a year researching her life, and admits she became "totally obsessed" with the model-turned-muse.
thebosh.com /archives/2006/09/sienna_millers_edie_sedgwick_portrayal_oscar_worthy.php   (524 words)

 Edie Sedgwick -- First Reflections   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This duo, formerly a bass/drum duo known for postmodern diatribes and songs about celebrities, is now a solo electronic drag extravaganza known for postmodern diatribes and songs about celebrities.
Edie's second LP, Her love is real...but she is not will be released on DeSoto in March 2005.
For more information about Edie Sedgwick, go to www.ediesedgwick.biz or the DeSoto site.
www.mudmemory.com /002.html   (60 words)

 Bostonist: Exhuming Edie Sedgwick at the MFA
It's probably a good idea to see Sedgwick on screen and read about her as she was before Factory Girl, the Sedgwick biopic starring British starlet/fashionista Sienna Miller, hits theaters.
Her backstory as a blueblood rebelling against her family further added to the mystique, but she didn't make her wealth the core of her public presentation, unlike certain other "celebutantes" of today.
When Sedgwick overdosed, the 60s were ending in a nasty hangover, for her and everyone else.
www.bostonist.com /archives/2006/11/15/exhuming_edie_sedgwick_at_the_mfa.php   (428 words)

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