Posts tagged "The Sex Pistols"

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,…
By: Colin Joyce / June 1, 2014

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…
By: Dan Reilly / April 4, 2014

See Bill Hader’s ‘SNL’ Send-off With Ian Rubbish, Kim Gordon, Steve Jones, J Mascis, and More

In addition to hosting the First Coming of Yeezus, May 19's Saturday Night Live was the season closer and the final episode to feature Bill Hader,…
By: Chris Martins / May 19, 2013

Watch the Sex Pistols’ Most Notorious Interview (Reenacted By the Amish)

On December 1, 1976, one television host's career was ruined just as a band's was being launched. When Queen were suddenly unavailable to visit London's Today…
By: Chris Martins / April 3, 2013

Richard Hell Was a Patti Smith-Adoring, S&M-Enjoying Punk Pimp

As far as impressionistic memoirs by New York City-based poets-turned-punks go, Richard Hell's I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp has at…
By: David Marchese / March 4, 2013

Sex Pistols Drop ‘Holidays in the Sun’ Video 35 Years Late

Only 35 years after the song was released, there's a genuine music video for the Sex Pistols' 1977 Never Mind the Bollocks single "Holidays i…
By: Chris Martins / September 19, 2012

Sex Pistols Uncover Johnny Rotten-Led ‘Belsen Was a Gas’ Demo

Lester Bangs called the live version of the Sex Pistols' "Belsen Was a Gas," from 1979's The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle soundtrack album, "one…
By: Marc Hogan / September 11, 2012

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…
By: Kory Grow / August 28, 2012

New Sex Pistols Album in 2009?

Recently reunited Britpunk icons the Sex Pistols may not be recording a new album at present, but that doesn't mean it's out of the questio…
By: Melissa Goldstein / December 15, 2008