Posts tagged "sex pistols"

Punk Goes Uptown: See the Met’s ‘Chaos to Couture’ Exhibition

Running from May 9 to August 14 in Manhattan, the Metropolitan Museum of Art's PUNK: From Chaos to Couture exhibition shows how the grimy rebellion…
SPIN Staff / May 2, 2013

Zine and Heard: Rare Images from the Punk Press

From hand-stapled zines, to show posters, to album art and inserts, the punk press was just as creative, roiling, and edgy as the music that…
Ken Bachor / March 22, 2013

Duff McKagan Jams With a Sex Pistol, Clap Your Hands Dudes Say Farewell at CBGB Fest

"So this is Times Square?" quipped Alec Ounsworth, frontman for indie rockers Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, playing a daytime Saturday set in the middle…
Kory Grow / July 9, 2012

John Lydon Ages (Sorta) Gracefully

Belying his Rotten reputation, John Lydon is actually quite the sweetheart. Not that you’d guess after listening to Public Image Ltd.’s first new album in…
Kenny Herzog / June 6, 2012

Johnny Rotten Announces New Sex Pistols Record Deal in Verse

John Lydon is making it abundantly clear of late that he's ready to start making gobs of money off the never-ending reunion trend. The former…
Devon Maloney / February 27, 2012

Roger Ebert Reveals Lost Sex Pistols Screenplay

Prompted by the recent death of Sex Pistols manager and punk honcho Malcolm McLaren, film critic/writer Roger Ebert recently posted an unfinished film script he…
Michael Sheffield / April 28, 2010

Top 5 Bands from Milan Fashion Week

Brit fashion superstar Vivienne Westwood dressed the Sex Pistols and was largely responsible for bringing punk style into the mainstream. So who better to turn…
William Goodman / February 9, 2009’s Best of the Week, November 10-16

It was a baffling week, one filled with plenty of love and hate. For a little help understanding we turned to the stars.
SPIN Staff / November 15, 2008

Bloc Party: “Sex Pistols’ John Lydon is the Devil”

While longtime smack-talkers like Oasis and Kanye West are doing their best to quash the beef, Bloc Party singer/guitarist Kele Okereke is just slipping on…
Larry Fitzmaurice / November 14, 2008

Rock’n’Roll for Sale!

On November 24 at Christie's auction house in New York City, the unthinkable will happen: Rock'n'roll will sell out. No, the Stooges aren't covering Madonna…
Larry Fitzmaurice / October 30, 2008