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  1. Rock Hall of Fame hosts film screening, Q&A session for 'The Damned'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... appearances from Chrissie Hynde, Mick Jones (The Clash), Lemmy and members of Pink Floyd, Black Flag, GNR, the Sex Pistols, Blondie, Buzzcocks, and more. Shot around the globe over three years, the film charts the band's complex history and ...


  2. MomentumBROADCAST NEWSRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 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 ...


  3. Warped Tour 2015 Interview: Ben and Fil of Neck DeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... it was kinda born. It came from punk rock in general, but you know, U.K.'s always been big on punk. We had the Sex Pistols, we had The Clash, we had a bunch of bands so it's always been big and I think back when it was kicking off in the early ...


  4. Gig Guide: Punk legends The Damned at Weymouth Pavilion Whodafunkit?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 |

    WHODAFUNKIT? One of the most exciting, most volatile bands of the punk explosion of the mid 1970s, still going strong some 40 years on. The Damned, along with the Sex Pistols and The Clash, were at the forefront of the spitting, snarling pus-filled snotquake that swamped this septic isle from 1976 onwards, frightening mums and dads and delighting teenage herberts like me in equal measures.


  5. Julien Temple on 'Lost' Pistols Film, Punk Docs & Joe Strummer's SocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | RollingStone

    ... about that scene, which appears near the end of his documentary Never Mind the Baubles: Christmas With the Sex Pistols, and he'll tell you that the band's matinee performance for the children of firefighters on strike was the single most rebellious ...


  6. City Spy: The Sex Pistols ain't music to Jayne-Anne Gadhia's earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | This Is London

    ... after leaving a New Cross nightclub. Virgin Money boss Jayne-Anne Gadhia may well be full of praise for the Sex Pistols and the magical effect they have had on the challenger bank's recently launched credit cards. However, she admitted privately ...


  7. Detroit and Abertillery twinned - for one night onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | IcNetwork

    Abertillery is bracing itself to rock on August 2 as the infamous website Uber Rock has selected The Dolls House to host its new showcase event "Uber Rock Kickass Klub Nite". And what a kick-off for the Klub.


  8. New movie chronicles British punk pioneers who shaped SoCal soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Wave

    ... Beach: 11 p.m. Fri. and 9 p.m. Sat. at Art Theatre Long Beach, 2025 E. 4th St., Long Beach The Clash and the Sex Pistols are perhaps the most iconic bands when it comes to early punk rock from the United Kingdom. But the pioneers of U.K. punk rock ...


  9. Buzzcocks bring on punkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Crow

    After a career spanning more than 30 years, punk band Buzzcocks will be bringing their high-octane music to Harpenden Public Halls this Saturday, August 1. The band, once called the Beatles of punk, are one of the original holy trinity of punk with the Sex Pistols and the Clash. Buzzcocks, formed by Pete Shelley and Howard Devota in 1976, have produced eight studio albums, over 20 singles and EPs, numerous compilations, covers by other bands and songs on film soundtracks and advertisements.


  10. Music and fashion are in the mix as Endless Summer series comes to HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | CultureMap

    ... ambassador for the women's collection. The Topman men's collection is steeped in musical references from The Sex Pistols to David Bowie. The men's brand has also launched a project called Open Shoot that offers music enthusiasts the opportunity to ...


  11. Motley Crue burns midnight oil, fans at fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Cal Coast News

    ... with Dr. Feelgood. But a feel good night it was not, reminding me of Johnny Rotten's classic proclamation at the Sex Pistols final show in San Fransisco. Ever get the feeling you've been ripped off? And you know it's going to be a long, forgettable ...


  12. Ali G, Norman Gunston and Michael Parkinson: TV's funniest interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... The Impossible Dream ." The collision between the suave playboy Beatty and uber-dag Bill Grundy interviews The Sex Pistols, 1976 In this notorious encounter, the Establishment, in the form of regional TV presenter Bill Grundy, had its first ...


  13. History: the day The Beatles came to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 |

    ... that level of hysteria surrounding it was so new. "Bands like Joy Division, The Who, The Rolling Stones and The Sex Pistols all performed here but that Beatles gig was a level above. "Sadly, when the cinema was divided up into a multiplex it was no ...


  14. Eight Highly Controversial Statements Made By Rock And Metal Musicians [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 |

    There's nothing like a fresh dose of controversy and blowing things out of proportion to spice up one's daily routine. This goes for just about any domain out there, and rock realm is no different.


  15. Ubu Roi' is an awesome punk play you didna t know you neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | New York Post

    "Ubu Roi" may have been written in 1896, but make no mistake: It's a punk play. This surreal satire about a malevolent couple that betrays, steals and kills for money and power is as anti-establishment as the Sex Pistols braying at the queen - no wonder American post-punk band Pere Ubu took its name from the lead character.


  16. Cambridge University study suggests Queen fans likely to be more empathetic than Sex Pistols fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | NME

    A new study claims that your taste in music can be indicative of how your brain works. The results of a recent study by Cambridge University researchers found that listeners of mellow music tend to be more empathetic, whereas those who were good at "systemising" tend to listen to more intense music.


  17. It's One for the Money: Tracing the history of theft in pop musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | New Statesman

    ... with "re-creation", citing, say, Glen Matlock's appropriation of a guitar riff from Abba's "SOS" for the Sex Pistols' "Pretty Vacant". The "trick" of songwriting, Matlock says, is to make use of whatever works best, wherever it comes from: ...


  18. Top poet will help to raise money for next year's Carnival BenthamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 |

    ... rapid-fire performance style, resonated with the punk movement. He toured with all the seminal bands - The Sex Pistols, The Clash, Buzzcocks and Elvis Costello - and began to draw large crowds in his own right. "This is a fantastic opportunity to ...


  19. Five Bristol gigs to catch this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | This Is Bristol

    To mark the 15th anniversary of his debut album, The Hour Of Bewilderbeast, Badly Drawn Boy will be playing it in its entirety. Fans will be treated to renditions of Once Around The Block and Disillusion.


  20. Thinking style determines taste in musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 |

    If you like the mellow sounds of jazz singer Norah Jones, you could well be what a new study calls "an empathiser" who responds to the emotions of others. If, on the other hand, you go for the Sex Pistols, the same study says you could be a "systemiser" who likes to analyse rules and patterns in the world.