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  1. Ben Stiller's Teenage Punk Band Finally Releasing Its 33-Year-Old AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The New York Observer

    ... "Delta Time," is a good example. The synthesizer-heavy track features fake British accents reminiscent of the Sex Pistols, vocals seemingly snatched from Fraggle Rock and plenty of gibberish. "It's a lot of weird music. We were listening to a lot of ...


  2. Russell Brand Voted - Fourth Most Influential Thinker' in Magazine PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... He has also published a book called Revolution , which was slammed by John Lydon - aka Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols - in an interview with Polly Toynbee of the Guardian . He said that Brand's suggestion that people should abstain from voting was ...


  3. Ex-60ft Dolls frontman becomes university lecturerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | South Wales Argus

    ... This was followed by their debut album, The Big 3, touring in the UK, Japan and Europe, and opening for The Sex Pistols at their 1996 Finsbury Park reunion gig. The 60ft Dolls were included, with Catatonia and others, in a House of Commons Early Day ...


  4. Hard Left = Mike from Slumberland/Black Tambourine + mems of Boyracer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Brooklynvegan

    ... make throwback punk recalling the late '70s UK era. If you're into stuff like Sham 69, Cockney Rejects or The Sex Pistols, this band is for you. The band's debut LP, We Are Hard Left , comes out May 12 as the third release on the band's own label ...


  5. Can I induct Joan Jett into the Rock Hall, please?: Christopher EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... to West Point to the Isle of Wight and the world beyond. She has worked with legions of music legends -- the Sex Pistols, the Beach Boys, the Sugarhill Gang. She toured with the Eagles of Death Metal, Motorhead, The Police and Queen. She opened for ...


  6. Still no lead: Tories and Labour tied in two new pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Spectator

    ... group such as the Lighthouse Family or Simply Red . Nigel Farage would either be Johnny Rotten from the Sex Pistols or The Wurzels . David Cameron on the other hand would be Gary Barlow from Take That , Coldplay or Justin Bieber. No.10 will be ...


  7. John Lydon releasing new memoir in US, talking about it at Saint...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Hynde, Don Letts, the other Sex Pistols, and more. It's very good and well worth seeking out. In other news, The Sex Pistols ' classic debut Never Mind the Bullocks will be coming out as a picture disc for Record Store Day in the UK.


  8. Print VersionRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Phoenix New Times

    In the song "California " from Social Distortion's Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes , singer Mike Ness professes, "Life gets hard and then it gets good / like I always knew it would." Ness, the one-time Fullerton, California, street punk and lone surviving member of the legendary So Cal punk band Social Distortion, is as recognizable for living the life he portrays in verse, both the bad and good, as he is by the shades, tattoos, classic punk snarl vocals and cautionary tales.


  9. a Closer Look at the Supreme X Undercover Spring 2015 CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Slam X Hype

    Supreme's highly anticipated collaborative collection with Jun Takahashi's UNDERCOVER is finally on its way to retail this week. Inspired by the 1977 cut 'Anarchy in the U.K.' from the Sex Pistols, this collection merges Takahashi's affinity for punk culture with Supreme's street sensibilities, resulting in a wealth of detail-heavy gear.


  10. Squeeze to play the Pavilion this autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Bournemouth Echo

    NEW Wave icons Squeeze have announced a date at the Pavilion theatre on October 13. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am. The enduring British pop act whose songs have tenderly and wittily chronicled life and love stretching across four decades, are to play an extensive UK tour in the autumn - their first, as a band, for three years.


  11. Geoff Travis & Jeannette Lee: 'We run on passion; we don't really try to make money'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Independent

    The duo met at a friend's birthday party in 1987 where Travis offered Lee a job at his Rough Trade record shop in west London Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Travis opened the Rough Trade record shop in Ladbroke Grove, west London, in 1976 and established the independent label of the same name three years later.


  12. Famous poet to launch latest Mayflower fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    A PUNK poet who toured with the Sex Pistols and a jewellery maker whose works have appeared on the silver screen will be launching a new fundraising auction for the Harwich Mayflower Project. John Cooper-Clarke, whose career has spanned three decades, will be at the George Street home of the ship build project on Monday as part of the charity's latest fundraising bid.


  13. Ranking 40 years of 'SNL' moments: Elvis Costello Halts Show, Switches SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 |

    ... history. Interestingly enough, though, Costello wasn't even supposed to be the musical guest that night. The Sex Pistols were supposed to perform, but the various criminal records of band members made it hard for the group to get visas in time. ...


  14. SXSW Live Shot: The DamnedWalking dead? Hardly.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Austin Chronicle

    Not that the last of '76 London punk's three pioneers (after the Sex Pistols and Clash) played badly on what was essentially the Day of the Damned. Flying in for this gig and the afternoon's world premiere of Lemmy director Wes Orshoski's cinematic ...


  15. The West Coast Home for Punk Rock RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WireService

    ... then this shop has what you want." Headline Records offers vintage LPs from punk standards by Bad Religion, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and the Dead Kennedys. It also has offerings from modern bands that may not be known outside their geographic ...


  16. CambridgeNews published Ballet, punk and folkd are this week's best of the restRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... Stiff Little Fingers are coming to Cambridge Junction on Sunday. The legendary four-piece contemporaries of the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Jam have lost none of their fierceness. Enjoy thrashing about. Tickets are 19.50 from (01223) 511511 and ...


  17. SXSW: The Damned: Don't You Wish that We We're DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Austin Chronicle

    Everyone knows the Sex Pistols, the Clash, and maybe even The Buzzcocks, but get past those seminally codified UK punk acts and The Damned tend to get lost in the safety-pin pogo-shuffle.


  18. The Clash Debuted with "White Riot" Today in 1977Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Guitar Player

    ... charged lyrics and adrenaline-fueled performances would help define the emerging punk genre. Though the Sex Pistols had kicked in the door of the punk movement, by 1978, they had disbanded, leaving the Clash to lead an inspired generation. Frontman ...


  19. The Sex Pistols And Philosophy [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 |

    ... been anything quite like it since. The closest was probably Nirvana , a band very heavily influenced by the Sex Pistols . " - "Classic Albums: The Sex Pistols - Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols" (2002) Directed by Matthew Longfellow ...


  20. Live debut for band at Youth Festival gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Henley Standard

    A ROCK band made their live debut at the Henley Youth Festival gig night. Castamere entertained a crowd of more than 30 people with a 15-minute set at Lovibonds brewery in Market Place on Saturday.