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  1. Daniel Radcliffe and Sid Vicious Are Actually Kindred Spirits Daniel...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | VH1

    If the headline above caught you by surprise, it shouldn't: After Daniel Radcliffe 's splendid display of serious rap skills , we should always expect the unexpected from the Horns star. As an unapologetic Sex Pistols superfan, Radcliffe helped show us just how alike he and the late rocker Sid Vicious actually are.


  2. John Lydon: 'Never Mind The Bollocks' is...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NME

    John Lydon has said the Sex Pistols' seminal album 'Never Mind The Bollocks' is underrated and that he's always felt misunderstood as an artist. In the new issue of NME , which is on newsstands now and available digitally, Lydon said the music press have failed to recognise just how subversive the Pistols were in their prime.


  3. Offensive fun at the Exchange in Keighley to celebrate Hallowe'enRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... or the "doorbell-breaking, child-kicking nightmare" of Halloween. Coming up at the Exchange on November 1 is the Sex Pistols Experience with Ed Tudor-Pole, followed by a Resurrection Halloween Party with rock, ska, metal and punk from the 90s.


  4. The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 10/31/14Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Village Voice

    Friday, 10/31 Damned & TSOL Irving Plaza 8:00pm, $47.00 Arguably the first punk band to release a single in the Dark Ages of 1976, nearly 40 years hence finds the Damned still less chaotic, more melodic and gothy than many of their OG punk counterparts. With original lead vocalist Dave Vanian and guitarist Captain Sensible, sure-to-be-played songs like "New Rose," "Neat Neat Neat" and "Smash It Up" are worth the admission price.


  5. Proms go BollywoodRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2010 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... And the Ukulele Orchestra of Britain will play reworkings of tunes such as "The Ride of the Valkyries" and the Sex Pistols' "Anarchy in the UK". This year's Last Night of the Proms on September 12 will feature five open-air "Proms in the Park" ...


  6. Stiff Little Fingers promote unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fermanagh Today

    ... Belfast. Their riffs were fierce and they fitted right into a mood created by a slew of bands from The Sex Pistols to the Ramones. Stiff Little Fingers have supported integrated education for some years now and their latest contribution was a ...


  7. 8 Scariest Musical Halloween CostumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OC Weekly

    ... when you can mix it up with old school break dance moves and some Jheri Curl? 8. Sid Vicious This Brit from The Sex Pistols laid down the ground work for a whole generation of punks across the world, you can at least use your chump change to imitate ...


  8. Song of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Prince George Citizen

    I'm a couple of days late, but I'm using Song of the Day slot to honour the first band to arguably bring punk music to the mainstream. The Sex Pistols released their only studio album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols, on Oct. 27, 1977.


  9. Banksy Is Tagging YouTube In Anticipation Of His HBO DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    ... say it again, you've got to watch this rockumentary about the Black punk group that predated Bad Brains, the Sex Pistols and the Ramones. Wayne White is the man behind "Pee-wee's Playhouse." He's an artist who's done a Smashing Pumpkins video, ...


  10. 'Revenge of The Mekons' screening, panel to look at band's legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Columbia Spectator

    ... of Leeds, united by their socialist political views. Borrowing from the DIY aesthetic of punk bands like the Sex Pistols, The Mekons weren't discouraged by the fact that they had no training in singing or playing instruments. Instead, they were ...


  11. 'Memphis Rocks' Book Signing FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... says. "I think they had a bad vibe toward Memphis. But then there are the groups that somehow we got. Like the Sex Pistols. You would have thought, why in the hell would the Sex Pistols play Memphis?" Even thought times have changed and great venues ...


  12. Feature | Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | JamBase

    Today your new favorite band drops one of the best records of 2014a but you probably didn't know that yet. Intensity Ghost , the studio debut from Philly's Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band , is in some ways a fresh start for guitar anti-hero Chris Forsyth, yet this is far from the beginning.


  13. John Lydon: 'Bbc Bosses Silenced Me Over Jimmy Savile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 |

    ... a personality never one to shy away from a political debate, says Russell Brand is trying to... John Lydon, the Sex Pistols frontman, took part in a fiery interview with mild-mannered broadcaster John Humphrys on Radio 4 today. The famously abrupt ...


  14. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | 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 ...


  15. 2014 Voodoo Music + Arts Experience: MelvinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Best of New Orleans

    The Melvins' first time in New Orleans might have saved the group's life. The band, which married sludge and punk in the fertile northwest before "alt-rock" vomited into the '90s, suffered through one of its worst tours in 1986.


  16. When does old age begin?Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | The Maryland Gazette

    Back in 1977, while we were still young punk kids, a friend and I snagged inexpensive, back-row tickets to one of the final Elvis Presley concerts. From our perch, we looked over a sea of gray, blue and white-haired women squealing like "The King" was somehow comparable to the Sex Pistols.


  17. The 10 Most Influential Punk Records of ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Phoenix New Times

    This obsession with lists is overwhelming at times. Full disclosure, not a fan, unless it rankles someone somewhere or serves some sort of purpose I can get behind.


  18. Science of Fiction festival creates imaginary cityRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Daily Trojan

    ... medium of an exhibition?" The Sound of Fiction concert took place Friday night and starred Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols, Slim Jim Phantom from Stray Cats and other musical guests, according to McDowell. Guests could determine the sound and lights ...


  19. Tenpole Tudor's Ed performs punk in Keighley with Sex Pistols ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 |

    Ed formed the band Tenpole Tudor in 1977 and is best known for his 1980s hit single Swords Of A Thousand Men. He came to prominence after appearing in the film The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle as a possible replacement for Johnny Rotten in the Sex Pistols.


  20. John Peel: tenth anniversary of his passingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 |

    ... debut album on BBC 1, Peel was a key player in driving the punk revolution. He gave generous airplay to the Sex Pistols' single Anarchy In The UK single and their Never Mind the Bollocks album. Elton John, Rod Stewart, Marc Bolan, Queen, Pink Floyd, ...