The Obscure Music Icon Who Deserves Her Story to Be Told

The art of Duchess DeSade in her Persona and Presence

Hogan Torah
Counter Arts
Published in
6 min readMay 17, 2024

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Promotional photo for Duchess DeSade, photographer unknown

As I scrolled down the posts on Kirby White’s page, I saw a wall of see you on the other side and memories of moments shared. She died 90 days ago. Duchess DeSade is reunited again I thought. The story of the band that I always wanted to write might lost forever with Kirby.

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Hogan Torah
Counter Arts

Counterculture journalist 💊 humorist 🤪 dark empath 🧿 Google me, I autofill 🕶️