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  1. It Happened Today - September 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcWolverhampton

    The Sex Pistols made their first appearance on British television performing Anarchy In The UK on So It Goes. They caused an uproar a few months later when the swore live on air while being interviewed by Bill Grundy on the Today programme.

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  2. FILM: Midnight's ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Artforum Intl.

    ... every physically disquieting punk song - Pere Ubu 's "Final Solution," the Germs' "Lexicon Devil," and the Sex Pistols' "Bodies" - had found its apotheosis in the form of this squirming limbless fetus-child. At this point, the woman who ducked into ...

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  3. Manchester orchestra covers Oasis, Sex Pistols and The Smiths - " listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NME

    Manchester's symphony orchestra The HallA has recorded a new musical arrangement, which includes covers of Oasis, The Sex Pistols and Bob Dylan. Listen to it above.

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  4. First trailer released for Edwyn Collins documentary 'The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | NME

    The first trailer has been released for the Edwyn Collins documentary The Possibilities Are Endless . Directed by Edward Lovelace and James Hall, the films tells the former Orange Juice frontman's remarkable story, focusing on his recovery from a stroke in 2005 which left him unable to walk or speak.

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  5. First trailer for Edwyn Collins documentary 'The Possibilities Are Endless' released - " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | NME

    The first trailer has been released for the Edwyn Collins documentary The Possibilities are Endless . Directed by Edward Lovelace and James Hall, who helmed Katy Perry: Part Of Me , it tells the former Orange Juice frontman's incredible story, focusing on his recovery from a stroke in 2005 which left him unable to walk or speak.

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  6. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | 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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  7. EDM Festivals, Like Beyond Wonderland, Are Markers Of Generational Shifts, Changing TastesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Metroactive

    ... of hip-hop. Before that there was punk. And before the older Baby Boomers were finding the sounds of The Sex Pistols too caustic, their parents were telling them that real music was made by composers and performed by symphonies or big bands. Mark ...

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  8. Buzzcocks, a Bang! day, and all the Epic Future Radness you can fit in your earholesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | San Diego Reader

    ... member of the Bay Area punk scene and a prolific solo artist. These punk-rock pioneers, who opened for the Sex Pistols' farewell show at Winterland Ballroom in 1978, made musical history with their fearless, fervent brand of punk." Musical ...

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  9. Popa Chubby back at StageOneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... honing his craft with the notion that rock 'n' roll should be dangerous. "Musicians like the Ramones and the Sex Pistols weren't just bands, they were a threat to society," he was quoted as saying. Still, he's always considered blues as the ...

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  10. A Referendum on the Union JackRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | New Yorker

    ... Jack blazer. Westwood herself once used tattered-looking versions of the flag on T-shirts that she made for the Sex Pistols. Paul Smith, Katharine Hamnett, Alexander McQueen (who had the perfect binational name), and Stella McCartney have also ...

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  11. Eleven Famous Musicians Who Recently Moved to ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Denver Westword

    ... to punk history for being one of the two San Francisco bands (the other being the Avengers) that opened for The Sex Pistols on the last night at the legendary Winterland venue in February 1978. It was, as it turns out, the final Sex Pistols gig ...

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  12. Johnny Rotten to host Reading book signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Get Reading

    John, better known as Johnny Rotten, will be at HMV in The Oracle on Sunday, October 10, to sign copies of his autobiography Anger is an Energy: My Life Uncensored. The autobiography, which comes out the day before the signing, will see John look back at his time with legendary punk band the Sex Pistols as well as seeing him talk about next band Public Image Ltd and his solo work.

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  13. World asks: Who the f*** is U2?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Northern Territory News

    ... very late 1970s, a bunch of Dublin schoolkids got together, played a few covers of excellent punk bands like the Sex Pistols and the Ramones and eventually settled on the name U2 for the band. A U-2 was a spy plane by the way. Ooooh, spooky. Next ...

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  14. Vivienne Westwood, High Priestess of Punk, Delivers Devastating Blow...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Breitbart.com

    ... reason this rambling old dear had been given her time in the sun was because once, many years ago, she was the Sex Pistols' chief couturiere. I look forward with interest to seeing what other characters Alex Salmond manages to enlist for his "Yes" ...

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  15. 5 Most Outrageously Costumed Punk BandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Phoenix New Times

    ... yeah yeah. Punk progenitors, style icons, rule-breakers in the first degree. Whatever you want to call them, the Sex Pistols wore costumes. Manager Malcolm McLaren ran a clothing store, and built an image for the band around the outrageous, ...

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  16. Charles M. Young: Remembering a Pioneer of Punk Rock JournalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | OpEdNews

    ... In 1977, he was the first rock journalist at a mainstream publication to write an in-depth cover feature on the Sex Pistols, "Rock is Sick and Living in London." Chuck introduced the Ramones to mall-rat America with his breakthrough portrait, "The ...

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  17. Music Review | Buzzcocks get an eager crowd at the Varsity TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    The world of punk music has a particular problem with eating its own young. Whether it's compulsive self-destruction, glamorous nihilism or the power of raw instinctive passion, the history of punk music is full of artists who died well before they should have.

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  18. HOLMBERG: Rockin' out with no hands, no regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WTVR Richmond

    ... around on Youtube, trying to find someone who had put up of video of themselves covering a Steve Jones (of the Sex Pistols) song so I could learn the chords and accent notes. The one video I found - which could have been put up by anyone anywhere in ...

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  19. Review: Land of our Fathers, Trafalgar Studios, LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | IcNetwork

    ... together a strong ensemble cast for the occasion. In addition to some efforts as a mini male voice choir (The Sex Pistols' Pretty Vacant is a gem), the sextet with silly nicknames reveal much about their lives above ground, principally through a ...

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  20. Pharrell makes the crowd HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Salisbury Journal

    An A-list audience watched Britain's king of the downloads Pharrell Williams perform as he heaped praise on his fans for "lifting me so, so high". Jude Law, Noel Gallagher and Benedict Cumberbatch were among the VIP crowd watching Pharrell perform tracks Happy, Get Lucky and Blurred Lines at the packed-out London's Roundhouse as part of the month-long iTunes Festival.

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