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  1. Transvision Vamp star Wendy James: Going topless at 50 on my new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Daily Record

    ... version of femininity." Wendy has put a new album - The Price of the Ticket - together with members of the Sex Pistols , Iggy Pop's Stooges, The Patti Smith Group and Nick Cave's band The Bad Seeds. "Gradually I pieced them together, first by going ...

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  2. Do you remember the time the Sex Pistols played Northallerton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | York Press

    THEY became one of the most famous - or perhaps infamous - bands in the world, but it's a little-known fact that one of the first gigs the Sex Pistols played outside London was in North Yorkshire. On May 19, 1976, the band performed at the Sayers nightclub in Northallerton - now Club Amadeus - when Jonny Rotten, aka John Lydon, Steve Jones, Paul Cook and Glen Matlock took to the floor - there apparently being no stage - in support of headline act Doctors of Madness.

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  3. NewsSeattle proclaims 'International The Clash Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NME

    ... is new wave and new wave music doesn't follow the same rules as other music, etc. This is a genuine copout. The Sex Pistols album, for instance, is produced properly and as a result sounds really strong and captures the band's power. I believe the ...

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  4. in Pictures Part I: How many of these old Croydon pubs do you remember?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Croydon Guardian

    Very interesting article and website. It amazes me the amount of pubs there used to be in the area.

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  5. Punk London Map (In The City 1975-78) by Herb Lester AssociatesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Retro To Go

    ... Kings Road; the Hampstead flat shared by Johnny Rotten and Sid Vicious; Saint Martin's School Of Art, where the Sex Pistols made their debut performance; Pathway Studios in Canonbury, where The Damned recorded New Rose (the first UK punk release); ...

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  6. Man of many talents Dr John Cooper Clarke comes to SwindonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | This is Wiltshire

    In the 1970s his biting, political yet humourous verse, delivered in a unique rapid-fire performance style, resonated with the punk movement. He toured with all the seminal bands and artists, from The Sex Pistols and The Clash to Buzzcocks and Elvis Costello.

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  7. Ramones 40th Anniversary Targets Retail and Museums With Marketing BlitzkriegRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Billboard

    ... point for a worldwide theatrical documentary that showcases the band's influence. The show drew members of The Sex Pistols, The Clash and Elvis Costello and "was one of the key things that launched punk rock," says Jampol. A release date for the doc ...

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  8. Barely Charting Classics: Bob Marley, Ramones, Sex Pistols, The Smiths & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Billboard

    ... charts. A Nick Drake song has never appeared on a Billboard songs survey. Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols peaked at No. 106 on the Billboard 200, although it was eventually certified platinum by the RIAA. Go-to punk example "Anarchy ...

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  9. Trashbeat Readies For 2014 Debut Album Ft. Members of Sex Pistols, BlondieRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2013 | Examiner.com

    Los Angeles, CA...Trashbeat, the rock & roll brainchild of venerable bassist Steve Trash, has released a teaser track for download. "Toys" will appear on Trashbeat's full-length album which features guest appearances from members of the Sex Pistols , Blondie , and the Stranglers.

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  10. The Red Hot Chili Peppers' new Danger Mouse-produced record is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Digital Trends

    ... was, "In the home stretch" during a recent interview on a radio show called Jonesy's Jukebox , hosted by The Sex Pistols' Steve Jones. Danger Mouse replaced legendary rock and hip-hop producer Rick Rubin on the project, who has worked with the band ...

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  11. Former Sex Pistol Steve Jones Returns to LA Radio After Seven Years: Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Billboard

    ... teenager. His importance to me when I was a teenager -- structuring my path, if you will, to go on to be in the Sex Pistols. His last shows, by the Spiders from Mars at Hammersmith Odeon, which I was watching at VH1 last night, was when I stole his ...

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  12. On this day... Sex Pistol Sid Vicious diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Belfast Today

    ... was obviously far safer in jail where the temptations that ultimately killed him were not present." Although the Sex Pistols courted controversy wherever their records were released, it was Sid who attracted the biggest personal headlines. A college ...

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  13. Make My DayKARL the Curmudgeon Deals with his GrandsonRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | 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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  14. Famous heroin deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Connecticut Post

    The Doors' Jim Morrison was 27 in 1971 when he died of cardiac arrest after allegedly using a combination of heroin and cocaine. The Doors' Jim Morrison was 27 in 1971 when he died of cardiac arrest after allegedly using a combination of heroin and cocaine.

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  15. Red Hot Chili Peppers Are in the 'Home Stretch' of Their New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WWBN-FM Burton

    "We're in the home stretch," Kiedis told Sex Pistols ' Steve Jones on his Jonesy's Jukebox radio program . "I sang yesterday, I get a week off, I go back to finish.

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  16. 2016 Triumph Speed Triple R - First Ride ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RiderMagazine.com

    Triumph's Speed Triple gets a major refresh for 2016, with more power and torque, new electronics and more aggressive styling. Triumph's Speed Triple has always been more Sex Pistols than Rolling Stones, more rebellious punk rock than mainstream rock-'n'-roll, a streetfighter that has been offered in such in-your-face colors as Nuclear Red and Roulette Green .

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  17. John Lydon: 'Muscles Are A Waste Of Time And Effort'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | ContactMusic.com

    The Sex Pistols legend, known by his stage name Johnny Rotten , may not be known for his toned figure but that's because he couldn't care less about being in shape. He hasn't worked out in years, admitting the last time he tried to keep fit didn't work out too well.

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  18. John Lydon on life at 60: 'If I can't enjoy being alive, then I don't want to be'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NME

    Former Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon has spoken about life at 60 following his birthday on Sunday . Lydon's post-punk group PiL released their tenth studio record, 'What The World Needs Nowa ', in September of last year, and the singer spoke to GQ about his advancing years in a new interview.

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  19. Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Jan. 31: Actress Carol Channing is 95. Actress Jessica Walter is 75. Singer Harry Wayne Casey of KC and the Sunshine Band is 65. Singer Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols is 60. Actor Anthony LaPaglia is 57. Actress Kelly Lynch is 57. Singer-guitarist Lloyd Cole is 55. Bassist Al Jaworski of Jesus Jones is 50. Actress Minnie Driver is 46. Actress Portia de Rossi is 43. Comedian Bobby Moynihan is 39. Actress Kerry Washington is 39. Singer Justin Timberlake is 35. Singer Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line is 29. Singer Marcus Mumford of Mumford And Sons is 29. Feb. 1: Actor Stuart Whitman is 88. Singer Bob Shane is 82. Actor-comedian Garrett Morris is 79. Singer Don Everly of The Everly Brothers is 79. Singer Ray Sawyer of Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show is 79. Bluegrass singer Del McCoury is 77. Actor-writer-director Terry Jones is 74. Guitarist Mike Campbell of Tom Petty and the ... (more)

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  20. 10 Funky Fresh Rhymes by Non-RappersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... choruses ever. Let's talk about the "King of the Punks," Johnny Rotten . His career goes far beyond what the Sex Pistols accomplished, leading Johnny to almost every corner of the musical soundscape. His straight-forward vocal approach is almost ...

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