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John Lydon: Sex Pistols Weren't Good Enough For X Factor

John Lydon says The Sex Pistols would never have been good enough for 'The X Factor'.The 60-year-old singer and his bandmates - Steve Jones, Paul Cook and Glen Matlock, who was replaced by Sid Vicious...

Stars Pay Tribute To David Bowie At Marathon London Concert

Around 900 fans crammed into the city's Union Chapel venue for the event, which combined a remembrance service with performances of Bowie songs, to pay tribute to the singer, who passed away on...

New Model Army And Glen Matlock Added For Camden Rocks 2015 Ahead Of 'Special Headliner' Announcement

New Model Army and ex Sex Pistols' bassist Glen Matlock are among the newly announced additions to London's coolest rock event, Camden Rocks 2015, which will take place in May across some of Camden's hottest...

Glen Matlock: 'There Is No New Sex Pistols Reunion'

Sex Pistols star Glen Matlock has dashed fans' hopes of another reunion by insisting he hasn't had any contact with frontman John Lydon in five years.Fans of the iconic punk group had hoped the stars...

Rod Stewart Pushes For Faces Reformation

Rod Stewart wants to reform 70s band the Faces with former band mate Ronnie Wood.The 68-year-old singer wants to reunite with the group which helped catapult him into the spotlight and is in talks with...

Sex Pistols Guitarist Wants Musical Revolution

Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones is calling for a new musical revolution. The 'God Save the Queen' band changed the course of musical history with their outrageous lyrics, behaviour and shock tactics in the 70s,...

Sex Pistols Turned Down Olympics

The Sex Pistols turned down the chance to play at the Olympics. The legendary punk band were asked to reform and perform at the huge summer sporting event in London, but singer John Lydon turned...

Steve Jones: 'Matlock Should Shut Up About Sex Pistols Songwriting'

Punk icon Steve Jones has sparked a new feud with his Sex Pistols bandmate Glen Matlock, revealing he's sick of hearing the bassist boast about writing the band's early songs.Jones and Matlock were part of...

Ronnie Wood Saved By The Faces

The Faces believe their reunion "saved" Ronnie Wood.The 'Stay With Me' hitmakers got back together last year - with Mick Hucknall replacing original frontman Rod Steward and Glen Matlock in place of late bassist Ronnie...

Primal Scream Teaming With Matlock For Liam Gallagher's Japan Show

Fans attending Liam Gallagher's star-studded charity show for Japan are set for a rock 'n' roll first - Primal Scream are teaming up with Sex Pistols legend Glen Matlock for the gig.The former Oasis star's...

John Lydon To Pen New Sex Pistols Tracks

John Lydon is set to write new songs for the Sex Pistols.The 54-year-old punk legend - who performed in the group as Johnny Rotten - says the time could be right to reunite with his...

Frank Black Donates 100,000 Pound To Keep Club Open

Frank Black has reportedly donated £100,000 to a fund fighting to keep a London venue open. The Pixies frontman has backed a campaign to save the 100 Club, which is presently facing closure due to...

Frank Black Donates £100,000 To Keep Club Open

Frank Black has reportedly donated £100,000 to a fund fighting to keep a London venue open. The Pixies frontman has backed a campaign to save the 100 Club, which is presently facing closure due to...

Gillespie Forms Silver Machine Supergroup

Rocker BOBBY GILLESPIE has formed a new supergroup with the SEX PISTOLS' GLEN MATLOCK, RINGO STARR's drummer son ZAK STARKEY and his PRIMAL SCREAM bandmates ANDREW INNES and BARRIE CADOGAN.The five-piece has teamed up to...

Matlock And Gillespie Add To Asheton Tributes

SEX PISTOLS guitarist GLEN MATLOCK and PRIMAL SCREAM frontman BOBBY GILLESPIE are the latest rockers to pay tribute to THE STOOGES star RON ASHETON, who died on Tuesday (06Jan09). The 60-year-old's body was discovered by...

Pistols Split Over Swearing

SEX PISTOLS star GLEN MATLOCK is trying to convince his bandmates to stop swearing onstage for their upcoming reunion shows - because his young son will be in the audience. The bass player has approached...

Fury Of Matlock's Mother After Grundy Swearing

SEX PISTOLS star GLEN MATLOCK insists he only regrets the infamous 1976 incident in which the band swore live on UK television because his parents "hated" him for it. The GOD SAVE THE QUEEN rockers...

Matlock Slams 'Money-making' Hall Of Fame

LATEST: The SEX PISTOLS bassist GLEN MATLOCK has spoken out over the band's rebellious boycott of America's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony next month (MAR06), declaring the event a "money-making opportunity for multi-million...

Lydon Considering Final Sex Pistols Reunion

JOHN LYDON is considering reforming seminal punk act the SEX PISTOLS for one final money-spinning show. Lydon - who went by the stage name JOHNNY ROTTEN - has been approached to appear with surviving...

Mclaren Horrified By Pistols Reunion

Punk svengali MALCOLM McLAREN was so horrified when the SEX PISTOLS reunited in 1996, he compares the historic event to an "an act of necrophilia". McLaren, who managed the ANARCHY IN THE UK icons...

Sex Pistols Plaque Unveiled

Legendary punks the SEX PISTOLS have been honoured with a plaque in London to mark where they played their first gig in 1975. Bassist GLEN MATLOCK unveiled the plaque, alongside contemporary British rockers THE...

Sex Pistols Unite For Live 8

Punk icons THE SEX PISTOLS are reforming up for LIVE 8's London gig - and their reunion is set to be the highlight of the entire event. The turbulent ANARCHY IN THE UK stars...

Sex Pistols Star In Rant Over Foul Language

Former SEX PISTOLS star GLEN MATLOCK has called on British TV and radio bosses to stop broadcasting foul language - even though his band launched to notoriety in 1976 by swearing on an early evening...

Stars Line Up For Lane Tribute

Rock legends PETE TOWNSHEND, PAUL WELLER and MICK JONES will head up a glitzy tribute concert for late SMALL FACES star RONNIE LANE. The benefit - which will be staged at London's ROYAL ALBERT...

Lydon Upsets Tv Bosses With Rants

ABC TV bosses in America are regretting helping the SEX PISTOLS land the work permit they needed in order to tour America after frontman JOHN LYDON went too far on a network show. The...

Johnny Rotten Parties At Sid Vicious' Arrest Site

The SEX PISTOLS' frontman JOHNNY ROTTEN raised eyebrows in New York over the weekend (22-24AUG03), when he chose to party at the spot where late bandmate SID VICIOUS was arrested for murder. Rotten and...

Sex Pistols' Us Cancellation Down To Visa Delays

LATEST: Immigration woes have been blamed for the SEX PISTOLS axing three dates on their reunion tour of America. The legendary British rockers mysteriously cancelled concerts in Cleveland, Ohio, today (27AUG03); Detroit, Michigan, tomorrow...

Sex Pistols Cancel Shows

The SEX PISTOLS have axed three dates on their reunion tour of America - but the motive behind the sudden cancellations remains unknown. Their upcoming concerts in Cleveland, on Wednesday (27AUG03), Detroit, on Thursday...

Sex Pistols Return For Stateside Gigs

Punk legends the SEX PISTOLS are returning to the North American stage for a series of summer gigs. The original line-up of frontman JOHNNY ROTTEN, STEVE JONES, PAUL COOK and GLEN MATLOCK will reunite...

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Prince's Paisley Park Estate To Opened For Public Tours

Prince's Paisley Park Estate To Opened For Public Tours

From October 6th, the public will be able to take guided tours of Prince's sprawling home and studio complex in Chanhassen, Minneapolis.

Kit Harington And Maisie Williams Tease 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7

Kit Harington And Maisie Williams Tease 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7

Without giving away any spoilers, both the British actors hinted that season seven of 'Game of Thrones' would be eventful, shall we say.

Robin Thicke Launches Appeal Against 'Blurred Lines' Copyright Decision

Robin Thicke Launches Appeal Against 'Blurred Lines' Copyright Decision

Thicke and Pharrell were ordered to pay $5.3 million in March 2015 to Marvin Gaye's family after 'Blurred Lines' was found to have copied elements of...

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Johnny Depp Sends First Divorce Payment Straight To Charities

Johnny Depp Sends First Divorce Payment Straight To Charities

Depp cut the first installment of cheques in his divorce from Amber Heard, sending them directly to the charities she named.

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