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  1. John Lydon: 'Justin Timberlake Biopic Was Too Wacky'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Veteran rocker John Lydon scrapped plans for a movie of his life starring Justin Timberlake after realising the idea was too "wacky". The Sex Pistols star released his first memoir, Rotten: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs, in 1994 and several years later he began work on plans for a film of the book, featuring the former 'N Sync singer in the lead role.

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  2. Inflammable Material from punk legends will fire you upRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bedford Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Punk legends Stiff Little Fingers are signing off 2014 with five select gigs - and one of them is here in Bedford.

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  3. Freakshow telly is trying to turn us into a nation of morons:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... a new business. And to get the seed capital, he was selling his prized electric guitar, signed by all the Sex Pistols and worth, he hoped, at least A 10,000. Posh Pawn is a watchable mix of reality TV and the Antiques Roadshow. The office banter ...

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  4. Backstage Live being rebranded as Alamo City Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... hosted its last live event on July 21, 2012. Johnny Rotten (John Lydon) and Steve Jones performed on the Sex Pistols's final tour at Randy's Rodeo Nightclub in 1978. Patti Smith performed at Randy's Rodeo in San Antonio on June 30, 1978. It would be ...

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  5. Words on Music: a Anarchya in the USARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... we know the DJ at this particular party and, earlier, in an effort to get us interested, he promised to play the Sex Pistols, the Clash and the Ramones if we showed. Are we punks? Only a couple of us look the part, with the spiked hair and torn ...

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  6. Make It Through Thanksgiving AliveBy Lizzie CrockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Beast

    ... the fact that this man, who writes in his profile that he is a "fiery Sagitarrius" and "is passionate about The Sex Pistols, pilates, and Proust," is of course your father. You were displeased when he started liking all of your friends' photos on ...

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  7. Thoughts on Ferguson and BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Kos

    When I was a wee lad back in high school, reading Kierkegaard and Nietzsche, the philosophical notion of "nihilism" had a perverse je ne sais quoi that held a certain appeal to a white middle-class suburban teenager looking for an innocent and bookish form of rebellion. The Sex Pistols blew that sense of innocence all to hell.

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  8. Cornwell cooks up an Italian storm in her new thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... fantastic life. It was indeed filled with clothes and music and boys. (One of those boys was Sid Vicious of the Sex Pistols. In fact, Viv introduced Sid to the even-more-troubled Nancy Spungen. They both died young.) She also had a long, tumultuous ...

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  9. Are you the average Barnet FC or Saracens fan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Times-series.co.uk

    ... and Forrest Gump, while his favourite television show is Only Fools and Horses, and his favourite band is The Sex Pistols. Meanwhile, the typical Saracens fan is a man aged 18 to 24, who lives in London, East Anglia or on the South Coast. He tends ...

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  10. Today in Rock: November 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Examiner.com

    ... series in Chile as well. On this day in 1997 on today's episode of the TV show Judge Judy , Johnny Rotten of The Sex Pistols is the defendant in a wrongful termination lawsuit brought on by his former drummer. Judy Rules in Rotten's favor, and ...

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  11. 7 of the funniest films about bandsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    With bizarre musical comedy Frank hitting cinemas this Friday, it seems an ideal time to look at other amusing movies that have tackled the weird and wonderful world of rock. From crazy cult favourites to entertaining crowd-pleasers, we take to the stage with seven of the funniest films about bands.

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  12. Eastwood Link Wray Tribute GuitarRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Guitar Player

    ... I was floored. Such a fierce noise! This man had a punk attitude almost 20 years before the Ramones and the Sex Pistols. It was also inspirational - at least to me - that Link recorded, performed, and toured into his 70s, until dying peacefully of ...

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  13. What distinguishes a Barnet FC fan from a Sarcens fan? A number of things, by the looks of it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Times-series.co.uk

    ... the Rings and Forrest Gump, while his favourite TV show is Only Fools and Horses, and his favourite band are The Sex Pistols. Meanwhile, the typical Saracens fan is a man aged 18 to 24, who lives in London, East Anglia or on the South Coast. He ...

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  14. School of Rock to perform Sunday the 23rd at Limey's Pub in downtown NorwoodRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Patch.com

    School of Rock, located at 1250 Washington Street in Norwood, will be putting on a concert this Sunday at Limey's Pub in Norwood. There will be two performances that afternoon.

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  15. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    Friday Nov 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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  16. Following a true callingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Boulder Weekly

    ... that of the Nanga Parbat attempt, plays out over a soundtrack of rock and punk music - The Clash, The Sex Pistols, The Pogues, The Sisters of Mercy, Skinny Puppy, Joy Division, Trisomie 21, SNFU, The Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin. He'd grown up a ...

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  17. The Rancid Ballad of Johnny RottenBy Legs McNeilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Daily Beast

    ... with Johnny Rotten all over again. (Or for the first time, if you missed the glorious train-wreck that was the Sex Pistols.) About time, right? Rotten is such a great landscape and portrait painter with words that it's fun to follow him as a grimy, ...

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  18. Sex Pistols Singer Johnny Rotten "Wasted" Thousands of Dollars on 'Game of Thrones' AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... has a problem. No, it's not a problem with authority, well not completely. And it isn't drugs or alcohol. The Sex Pistols frontman actually has a problem with iPad apps and spending thousands of dollars on them. In an interview with the Daily ...

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  19. This Day In Rock History: November 19thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Q1043.com

    On November 19th, 1976, UK music weekly Sounds made the debut 45 of seminal punk rock band, The Sex Pistols, their single of the week.

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  20. Johnny Rotten's inner child "spent A 10,000 on iPad apps" like Game of ThronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Boing Boing

    The famed lead singer of the Sex Pistols and PiL, and former spokesperson for the virtue of butter substitutes, has a spending problem when it comes to apps. "I've spent A 10,000 on iPad apps," John Lydon says.

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