Sex Pistols to Rock Hall: ‘We’re Not Coming’
There will be no anarchy at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony this year. Not from the Sex Pistols, at least.
“We’re not coming,” reads a handwritten post on the band’s official site. “We’re not your monkey.”
Elsewhere in what appears to be a hastily-scrawled note, full of grammatical and spelling atrocities, the Pistols note: “Next to the SEX PISTOLS rock and roll and that hall of fame is a piss stain. Your museum. Urine in wine.”
“Fame at $25,000 if we paid for a table, or $15,000 to squeak up in the gallery, goes to a non-profit organization selling us a load of old famous,” the post continues. “Congradulations [sic]. If you voted for us, hope you noted your reasons. Your anonymous as judges, but your still music industry people. We’re not coming. Your not paying attention. Outside the shit-stem is a real SEX PISTOL.”
The Sex Pistols were to be honored on March 13 at New York’s Waldorf Astoria hotel, alongside fellow inductees Black Sabbath, Blondie, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Miles Davis.
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