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  1. Man stabbed in south London streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    A man is recovering in hospital after he was stabbed in a fight between a group of men in south London.

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  2. Five Live Music MustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Go Local

    ... a Friend" in 2008. Escovedo began his career in the proto punk group "The Nuns," a band that opened for the Sex Pistols final show. In the 80s, he shifted course to a Tex-Mex flavored brand of Americana, full of catchy lyrics and upbeat melodies. ...

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  3. Britpop: Twenty Years LaterRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Concert Tour

    ... courage and freedom. The Union Jack by comparison is much more bogged down in traditional associations. Yes the Sex Pistols had turned it briefly from the national flag to British punk's unofficial banner, but its links to the military, monarchy, ...

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  4. Alejandro Escovedo is talking about the life he's led for more than four decades.Read the original story

    Saturday | Cape Cod Times

    ... a well-respected man. He cut his teeth with the punk-rock band the Nuns in San Francisco (they opened for the Sex Pistols) and then helped jumpstart the cow-punk movement of the early '80s with Rank and File. That continued after a move to Austin ...

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  5. Best JukeboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Westword

    ... Skylark's juke is also one of the most eclectic in town, offering everything from the punk of the Clash and the Sex Pistols to the jazz of Miles Davis, Django Reinhardt and Dave Brubeck - plus a whole lot in between. You'll even find a few discs by ...

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  6. As a teenager Radio 2's Jeremy Vine was so desperate to be cool he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Daily Mail

    ... Abba never publicly explained exactly who they were thanking for the music, but it was unlikely to be the Sex Pistols' Sid Vicious and his girlfriend Nancy Spungeon. There was a dividing line when I was growing up. On one side was cool. And on the ...

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  7. RSD Watch: Three Toxic Reasons releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Nuvo.net

    ... in 1980, this is the one that started it all, folks! Four guys that shared of love of punk bands like THE SEX PISTOLS and THE CLASH came together to make some noise and carry the torch for punk. This 7" is the result of their first effort. A ...

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  8. The 25 Coolest Small Businesses In Washington DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... designed for smaller fingers. Why it's cool: Inspired by punk, this underground pub place pays homage to The Sex Pistols and Sid Vicious while serving up some of the best beer-battered fish and chips the capital has to offer. It tries to serve only ...

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  9. Cartoon: Close Shave with North KoreaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The English Blog

    ... or consider something now, often because something else is more important. a Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols. a Never mind about the car. You're safe, and that's the main thing.

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  10. The Top Ten Neil Young SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Dallas Observer

    ... of the album's closing track still resonates some three decades after the fact. Offhandedly dedicated to the Sex Pistols' Johnny Rotten, "Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)" is a song that introduced Young's older audience with a whole new generation ...

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  11. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2009 | 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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  12. Young One on his way to CastlemaineRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... instruments like mandolins, banjos and fiddles but they cover songs by punk bands including The Clash and The Sex Pistols. "We get a bit happy and whilst emboldened by alcohol we often buy something inappropriate when our wives aren't looking " It ...

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  13. Oldies but goldies as group from Seventies roll in againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Oxford Mail

    Buy this photo Steamroller restage the photo of the Spring of 1975 at the Bristol Scamps Club.

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  14. More about that Diet Mountain Dew commercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Route 66 News

    ... Dew commercial featuring an altered version of Bobby Troup's "Route 66" by John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols. A high-quality version of the ad recently was uploaded by the AICP Show , which honors art and technique for those working ...

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  15. THE Who sang they hoped they'd die before they get old, but these Oxford rockers think that's crazy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | This is Oxfordshire

    Blues-rock three-piece Steamroller were the first band to play a famed city venue and returned there at the weekend to celebrate its 40th birthday.

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  16. Richard Branson on Constructing the Perfect PitchRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... Our rivals wouldn't touch Johnny Rotten's troublemaking rabble, but we were prepared to take a gamble on the Sex Pistols. Similarly, back when everyone thought that British and American listeners had lost interest in reggae, we saw something special ...

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  17. Where Were You?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Detroit Bad Boys

    ... and then determine a prior milestone event to which it is closer than it is to the present day. Example: the Sex Pistols record came out in 1977. It's now 2014, so it's been 37 years. So, Johnny Rotten is closer in time to the attack on Pearl Harbor ...

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  18. Book brings to life John's time on the music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Chorley Guardian

    John, 51, of Thirlmere Drive, Withnell, said: "I was just turning 40 and going to be made redundant.

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  19. Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss offRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Detroit News

    ... returned when the lights came back up, with a forlorn Cook holding the bass he'd hoped to play. ■The Sex Pistols were among the first and most notorious punk rock bands and fittingly extended a metaphorical middle finger to the hall when ...

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  20. Monday Freedom Kicks: We're Going StreakingRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Black And Red United

    Recaps, additional salary examinations, teary fans and the Sex Pistols cover this weird instance of back-to-back clean sheet wins for the Black and Red.

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