I’m sure some people are going to feel more Dionysos off this (and really, with a band name like Lords of the New Church1, how can you not?), so let’s just end any potential debate here with saying that this is one of those instances where I see the lines between the Eleutherios deities are clearly blurred.
(Apologies for something a little less substantial — trying to keep happier thoughts and energies in the wake of yesterday’s tragedy, and Stiv Bators is good for that, at least for me. Us fey punky boys from Ohio gotta stick together.)
1: Obscure joke explained ~ Jim Morrison self-published two volumes of poetry, The Lordsand The New Creatures; not a perfect joke, I know.