Posts tagged "Public Image Ltd."

Johnny Rotten’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Tour Has Been Canceled

That insane-sounding production of Jesus Christ Superstar featuring John Lydon of the Sex Pistols and Public Image Ltd., Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child, Incubus’ Brando…
Colin Joyce / June 1, 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

Public Image Ltd, ‘This is PiL’ (PiL/Redeye)

Lydon belches dangerous angst over lashing guitars and fat bass: First in 20 years, rudie don’t fail.
Chris Martins / June 1, 2012

Hear Public Image Ltd.’s Sneering ‘Lollipop Opera’

" 'Lollipop Opera,' " explains Public Image Ltd. ringleader John Lydon, "is basically a beautiful bunch of background noise and music to sum up Britai…
David Bevan / April 20, 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