Posts tagged "john lydon"

Public Image Ltd. Announce New Album, Tour

Fans mourning their lost chance to see John Lydon in Johnny Rotten’s canceled Jesus Christ Superstar, take heart: the Sex Pistols and Public Image Ltd. frontma…
Harley Brown / May 18, 2015

Sex Pistols’ John Lydon to Star in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Tour

When Neil Young sang, “This is the story of a Johnny Rotten,” he probably wasn’t thinking that the punk icon would someday star in a…
Dan Reilly / April 4, 2014

Public Image Ltd.’s ‘First Issue’ Getting First-Ever U.S. Release

Public Image Ltd. are set to reissue their debut single, "Public Image," on April 20 as a Record Store Day 2013 exclusive 12-inch vinyl. All…
Kyle McGovern / April 2, 2013

How PiL’s John Lydon Knows He’s ‘Not Being Cheated’

Leading up to the release of This Is PiL earlier this year, Public Image Ltd. frontman John Lydon had been held under contractual obligations that…
Kory Grow / August 28, 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 i…
Kenny Herzog / June 6, 2012

John Lydon Has New Public Image Ltd. to Sell You

In case you wondered how telling the world "fuck you" for no apparent reason while pocketing untold sums of money became the sort of thing…
Marc Hogan / February 14, 2012

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 o…
Larry Fitzmaurice / November 14, 2008