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  1. The Pretty Things - Bouquets From A Cloudy Sky - SnapperRead the original story

    Yesterday | Music-News.com

    ... of the time - oh, and they were also hated by the church, banned from more halls than The Rolling Stones (or the Sex Pistols) and also banned from the Southern Hemisphere (for a while) after the drummer - Viv Prince - set fire to a bag of crayfish ...

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  2. Raven Faith Records Signs Contract With Huntington Beach Punk Band CPRRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... PRLog - Dec. 23, 2014 - HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. -- While influenced by British bands such as Sham 69, the Sex Pistols & Cock Sparrer , they also blend the sound of American bands such ...as Black Flag, The Ramones, and the Dead Boys. This Southern ...

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  3. The better Beatle: John Lennon or Paul McCartney? Musicians weigh inRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... I admire." Black Sabbath's Ozzy Osbourne picked "both", while Geezer Butler chose Lennon. Johnny Rotten of The Sex Pistols had to pick between music and personal affiliation. "Lennon," he said, "and I've met McCartney and I really liked him so ... 1 comment

  4. He Scores, He Shoots: Looking for Johnny: The Legend of Johnny Thunders on DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Stranger

    ... tone '70s punk archetype . There's little doubt that without the Dolls, Malcolm McLaren would have never put the Sex Pistols together - and then there's the Heartbreakers .

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  5. Yuppie PricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... a raging metallic edge. The band beats on the commander-in-chief on "Obamacare" and "Obama," credited to the Sex Pistols, but otherwise celebrates their moniker's lifestyle with snot and power chords. They high-five "Country Club Days," brag about ...

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  6. Drummer Clem Burke on the Ramones, Blondie and rockRead the original story

    Monday | Washington Times

    ... than the fact that the inventor of punk - if you want to look at it that way - my friend Glenn Matlock from the Sex Pistols is in the band. He's a great musician who played in the reformed Faces and with Iggy Pop, as have I. There is probably a bit ...

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  7. 10pmNever Mind the BuzzcocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Radio Times

    Rhod Gilbert hosts this festive edition of the comedy quiz, with X Factor judge Louis Walsh, former Sex Pistols bassist Glen Matlock, comedian Lloyd Langford and singer Melissa Steel joining team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding for several rounds of music-related silliness with a Christmas twist.

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  8. Johnny Rotten: "You find the truth by ridiculing yourself"Read the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | New Statesman

    Johnny Rotten is sitting by a brazier on the terrace at Kings Place in London, where the Regent's Canal bends round to form a little marina covered in duckweed. Wearing an oversized camel coat and gesticulating with a fag in hand, he looks like a magic tramp in a Terry Gilliam film: the only things missing are the fingerless gloves.

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  9. Classic Song - The Story Behind Sex Pistols' 'God Save The Queen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | NME

    John Lydon talks to NME about the recording and impact of Sex Pistols classic 'God Save The Queen'. "It's done wonders for this country," he says. Running time: 03:18 Video Tags: Sex Pistols classic song

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  10. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | American Reporter

    ... fire-breathing bassist for KISS. Does Blink-182 breathe fire or spit blood, Junior? Ever heard of the Sex Pistols? The godfathers of punk say. And both the fans and the musicians didn't go in for your namby-pamby sterile piercing parlors. If a punk ...

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  11. Monarchy in the U.S.A.Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Daily Herald

    "God save the queen/ We mean it man/ And there is no future/ In England's dreams" The Sex Pistols. A few months ago, I finished a biography of Thomas Jefferson by Jon Meacham.

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  12. You Won't Believe How Many Celebs Craig Ferguson Got His Hands On!...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Perez Hilton

    But since the show actually records much earlier in the day, we're going to act like fortune tellers and reveal your television future! Craig was his own musical guest, singing the song Bang Your Drum along with the band Bone Patrol and Sex Pistols alum Steve Jones !

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  13. AWARD / GRANT: 27 Recordings Named to 2015 Grammy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | All About Jazz

    The 2015 Grammy Hall of Fame inductees range from gospel music to ABBA, Hank Williams, the Sex Pistols and many in between. This year's 27 inductees brings the grand total of Hall of Fame titles to 987.

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  14. the Bollocks by Dennis Morris - a Photo Essay of the Sex PistolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Slam X Hype

    The Bollocks, co-published by Zero+ Publishing and The Seventh Letter , offers an exclusive glimpse into the world of The Sex Pistols. Internationally recognized photographer Dennis Morris visually records both behind-the scenes material and classic stage footage alongside intimate portraits and documents an iconic movement in the history of music with many never-before-seen images.

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  15. 2015 Inductees for Grammy Hall of Fame AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Examiner.com

    ... breakthrough Stand , Bonnie Raitt's 1989 comeback album Nick of Time , Leonard Cohen's 1967 eponymous debut, the Sex Pistols 1977 punk landmark Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols , and Neil Young's 1972 chart-topper Harvest . Singles ...

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  16. This Day In Rock History: December 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Q1043.com

    On December 17th, 1977, after filling in for The Sex Pistols on Saturday Night Live, Elvis Costello abruptly stops his performance of 'Less Than Zero' and launches into the song 'Radio Radio.' Saying the famous line, "there's no reason to do this," right after starting to play the planned song of "Less Than Zero," the incident got Costello banned from appearing on SNL for years.

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  17. Bob Dylan inducted into Grammy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | ContactMusic.com

    ... of preserving and celebrating timeless recordings''. Sex Pistols' seminal 'Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols' album and Lou's 1972 single 'Walk on the Wild Side' also earned places in the hall, as did Chic 's 1978 hit 'Le Freak', Neil ...

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  18. Today in Rock: December 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Examiner.com

    ... official Fan Club. The film Magical Mystery Tour is screened here for the first time. On this day in 1977 The Sex Pistols, booked on Saturday Night Live, are denied entry into the US based on various band members' criminal records and "moral ...

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  19. Records by Sex Pistols, Chic, Neil Young, Lou Reed added to Grammy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NME

    ... 1972 LP 'Harvest', Chic's 1978 single 'Le Freak', Sex Pistols' 1977 LP 'Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols', Alice Cooper's 1972 single 'School's Out', Leonard Cohen's 1967 album 'Songs of Leonard Cohen', Otis Redding's 1966 single 'Try ...

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  20. Meet the Artists Who Refused Their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame InductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    You don't often hear of artists refusing to be inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame, but Axl Rose , who did just that with a much-publicized open letter back in 2012, was hardly the first to turn up his nose at this exclusive offer. Perhaps the most famous, public and scathing rejection came in 2006, as the Sex Pistols were being inducted into the hall.

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