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Billboard
Touring Ramones Artifacts at the Grammy Museum -- with Seymour Stein and Linda Ramonestarting out in punk or new wave in the UK came to their gig at the Roundhouse
Touring Ramones Artifacts at the Grammy Museum -- with Seymour Stein and Linda Ramone
Billboard / Posted yesterday
starting out in punk or new wave in the UK came to their gig at the Roundhouse in Camden -- it was amazing. The Clash , the Sex Pistols and the Damned. Johnny, Seymour, Linda, Dee Dee...and Sir Elton In Fetish Wear Mandy Stein: That's in London... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield Countyhave been playing together since February, each came to the genre — immortalize
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield County
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
have been playing together since February, each came to the genre — immortalized in the 1970s by bands like The Clash, the Sex Pistols and The Stooges — differently. For Allen, a guitarist since the age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield Countyhave been playing together since February, each came to the genre — immortalize
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield County
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
have been playing together since February, each came to the genre — immortalized in the 1970s by bands like The Clash, the Sex Pistols and The Stooges — differently. For Allen, a guitarist since the age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle... Read more
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Billboard
'Nevermind' at 25: Why Nirvana's Breakthrough Was (And Wasn't) Revolutionarythe Scottish indie-pop of The Vaselines. He didn’t automatically fault anyone f
'Nevermind' at 25: Why Nirvana's Breakthrough Was (And Wasn't) Revolutionary
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
the Scottish indie-pop of The Vaselines. He didn’t automatically fault anyone for “selling out” -- not when The Clash and Sex Pistols had been on majors and he’d himself picked Geffen because Sonic Youth got there first. In his 2013 keynote... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Clinton's Samantha Bee problem(from a certain angle) punk rock." (The alt-right-ish columnist Steve Sailer ma
Clinton's Samantha Bee problem
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
(from a certain angle) punk rock." (The alt-right-ish columnist Steve Sailer made the punk rock analogy as well.) Like the Sex Pistols, Parker suggests, Trump is out to "upend the culture" — but in this case it's the culture of institutionalized... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fleetwood’s got baggage, but he’s bringing the bluestheir set with a lyrically modified “Blue Suede Shoes” that included references
Fleetwood’s got baggage, but he’s bringing the blues
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
their set with a lyrically modified “Blue Suede Shoes” that included references to oral sex. “It was worse than the Sex Pistols,” said Fleetwood. “We used to do crazy stuff like that all the time (Spencer often hung a dildo out his trousers... Read more
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DW
How the punk movement was launched 40 years ago |- spur of the moment. The British concert organizer Ron Watts had met Malcom Mc
How the punk movement was launched 40 years ago |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
- spur of the moment. The British concert organizer Ron Watts had met Malcom McLaren, the manager of the punk bank Sex Pistols and booked the guys as prominent headliners for a punk festival he'd planned in fall 1976. As warm-up acts, he'd... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Did you see the Sex Pissed Dolls at the Rescue Rooms?debunks the karaoke opinion. Most major punk bands are covered, from The Clash
Did you see the Sex Pissed Dolls at the Rescue Rooms?
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 days ago
debunks the karaoke opinion. Most major punk bands are covered, from The Clash to the Ramones, The Buzzcocks to (obvs) The Sex Pistols. But there was also a broader tapestry with Beastie Boys, Nirvana, Talking Heads and The Cult in the mix. With a... Read more
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Billboard
100 Greatest Music Books of All TimeNo Irish, No Blacks, No DogsJohn Lydon with Keith and Kent Zimmerman, 1993 Lyd
100 Greatest Music Books of All Time
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
No Irish, No Blacks, No DogsJohn Lydon with Keith and Kent Zimmerman, 1993 Lydon -- aka Johnny Rotten, lead singer of the Sex Pistols -- tells his life story as a series of hilarious rants, while settling numerous scores with the living and the... Read more
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WA Today
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glen
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glenn Stevens, included numbers by the the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and the Clash.Back to the start Lowe also knows his music. These days McCormack is a government... Read more
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The Age
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glen
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glenn Stevens, included numbers by the the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and the Clash.Back to the start Lowe also knows his music. These days McCormack is a government... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glen
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glenn Stevens, included numbers by the the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and the Clash.Back to the start Lowe also knows his music. These days McCormack is a government... Read more
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Canberra Times
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glen
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glenn Stevens, included numbers by the the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and the Clash.Back to the start Lowe also knows his music. These days McCormack is a government... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glen
The odd couple who'll be running our central bank
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
"punk, and post-punk". A recent set, attended by staff including governor Glenn Stevens, included numbers by the the Sex Pistols, the Ramones and the Clash.Back to the start Lowe also knows his music. These days McCormack is a government... Read more
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The Atlantic
Donald Trump, Sex Pistolby one observer as “radical Stravinskyites in soft caps.” Or try this: It’s De
Donald Trump, Sex Pistol
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
by one observer as “radical Stravinskyites in soft caps.” Or try this: It’s December 1, 1976, teatime in Britain, and the Sex Pistols and their entourage are being interviewed on live television. The beery drawl of Pistols guitarist Steve Jones... Read more
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guardian-series
Band set to bring psychedelic sounds to Stow FestivalGreen, Highbury and Islington and Walthamstow. Who were you inspired by growin
Band set to bring psychedelic sounds to Stow Festival
guardian-series / Posted 14 days ago
Green, Highbury and Islington and Walthamstow. Who were you inspired by growing up? The Cure, early Pink Floyd, The Sex Pistols, Spacemen 3, Loop, Jimi Hendrix, Siouxsie and the Banshees. I think the music you get into as a teenager kind of... Read more
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Scotsman
Hamilton lament penalty award as Hearts win third straightat Tynecastle on Saturday. Picture: SNS The last time Hamilton Accies won at T
Hamilton lament penalty award as Hearts win third straight
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
at Tynecastle on Saturday. Picture: SNS The last time Hamilton Accies won at Tynecastle was back in the days when the Sex Pistols were provoking outrage and idolatry in equal measure. For a while on Saturday it looked as though the... Read more
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Business Insider
40 years ago, Led Zeppelin released its most difficult album — and it's still hard to listen tothat would shake up pop music in 1977 and turn Zep into a dinosaur from another
40 years ago, Led Zeppelin released its most difficult album — and it's still hard to listen to
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
that would shake up pop music in 1977 and turn Zep into a dinosaur from another era, in the minds of all the newly minted Sex Pistols and Clash fans. The first four Zep albums are a perfect listening experience — one long suite of songs,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mourning glory: Last orders for music pubs that launched careers of top bandsChiefs and the White Stripes. Another was the Sheffield Boardwalk, where The C
Mourning glory: Last orders for music pubs that launched careers of top bands
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Chiefs and the White Stripes. Another was the Sheffield Boardwalk, where The Clash played their first gig supporting the Sex Pistols on a bill that included the Buzzcocks. Experts lamented the decline of venues which traditionally give upcoming... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The North v The South: Which side of the great divide are you on?novelist Charles Dickens hailed from the capital And as for music – let’s not
The North v The South: Which side of the great divide are you on?
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
novelist Charles Dickens hailed from the capital And as for music – let’s not forget The Rolling Stones, The Jam, the Sex Pistols, The Clash, Coldplay and all those posh fiddle-dee bands from the West Country. Down south we do not need to... Read more
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Billboard
Listen to Kings of Leon's Driving New Single, "Waste a Moment"said things that nobody had ever said to us," guitarist Jared said. "Like, 'I d
Listen to Kings of Leon's Driving New Single, "Waste a Moment"
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
said things that nobody had ever said to us," guitarist Jared said. "Like, 'I don't like that song, that's not good, we can move on from that.' He'd be like, 'OK, now play it like The Sex Pistols.' And then you've turned a slow song into a fast o... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Meet the punks caring for Myanmar's homelessfood for you guys," he remembers. "Two or three weeks later they'd just say: '
Meet the punks caring for Myanmar's homeless
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
food for you guys," he remembers. "Two or three weeks later they'd just say: 'Oh the punks are coming! It's Monday!'"Sex Pistols DVD sparks Kyaw Kyaw's revolution Kyaw Kyaw designs punk clothes with political messages, sells them from a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Sex Pistols artist Jamie Reid opens Liverpool show to mark 40 years of punkletters cut from newspaper headlines in the style of a ransom note. Jamie Reid
Sex Pistols artist Jamie Reid opens Liverpool show to mark 40 years of punk
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
letters cut from newspaper headlines in the style of a ransom note. Jamie Reid's God Save the Queen artwork for the Sex Pistols And Reid has recently also designed a God Save the Florrie T-shirt to help the Mill Street community venue raise... Read more
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express
SWINGING SIXTIES: Take a walk down Chelsea's King's Road in the '60spower. For four decades it has been a home of punk and postpunk – first the re
SWINGING SIXTIES: Take a walk down Chelsea's King's Road in the '60s
express / Posted 20 days ago
power. For four decades it has been a home of punk and postpunk – first the realm of Malcolm McLaren, creator of the Sex Pistols, and Vivienne Westwood, now Westwood alone. In the 1960s it was London’s most frighteningly hip boutique Hung On... Read more
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Evening Standard
OnBlackheath 2016: Tickets, stage times and line upfavourites The Cribs, Carl Barât of The Libertines’ other band The Jackals, fol
OnBlackheath 2016: Tickets, stage times and line up
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
favourites The Cribs, Carl Barât of The Libertines’ other band The Jackals, folk hero Billy Bragg and Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols. Dozens of lesser names will rumble along Camden High Street in esteemed venues including the Electric Ballroom,... Read more
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Wired News
Catching Up With Star Trek IV’s True Hero: the Unkind Punk on the Busthe Dead Kennedys, Germs, Black Flag—real West Coast hardcore punk, that real r
Catching Up With Star Trek IV’s True Hero: the Unkind Punk on the Bus
Wired News / Posted 20 days ago
the Dead Kennedys, Germs, Black Flag—real West Coast hardcore punk, that real raw sound,” Thatcher says. “I also wanted a Sex Pistols ‘God Save the Queen’ vibe, which is why I did the British accent.” As for Nimoy’s response? “He came by, heard... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 3, 201674. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Rail
This day in history, Sept. 3, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Railroad) is 68. Rock guitarist Steve Jones (The Sex Pistols) is 61. Actor Steve Schirripa is 59. Actor Holt McCallany is 52. Rock singer-musician Todd Lewis is 51. Actor... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Amazing tribute to Norfolk music legendsome of Andrew Jackman's memorabillia. Composer Andrew Jackman worked with mus
Amazing tribute to Norfolk music legend
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
some of Andrew Jackman's memorabillia. Composer Andrew Jackman worked with musicians ranging from Barbra Streisand to the Sex Pistols, and world-class symphony orchestras to international pop stars. And on a Sunday he would play the organ for... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Rail
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 25 days ago
74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Railroad) is 68. Rock guitarist Steve Jones (The Sex Pistols) is 61. Actor Steve Schirripa is 59. Actor Holt McCallany is 52. Rock singer-musician Todd Lewis is 51. Actor... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Rail
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock musician Donald Brewer (Grand Funk Railroad) is 68. Rock guitarist Steve Jones (The Sex Pistols) is 61. Actor Steve Schirripa is 59. Actor Holt McCallany is 52. Rock singer-musician Todd Lewis is 51. Actor... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyBulger is 87. Rock singer-musician Al Jardine is 74. Actress Valerie Perrine is
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Bulger is 87. Rock singer-musician Al Jardine is 74. Actress Valerie Perrine is 73. Rock guitarist Steve Jones (The Sex Pistols) is 61. Actor Steve Schirripa is 59. Actor Charlie Sheen is 51. Rock musician Tomo Milicevic (30 Seconds to Mars)... Read more
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Gazette News
Clash guitarist Mick Jones holds exclusive island festivalwhich includes indie rockers The Mystery Jets, elusive London-based producer Ra
Clash guitarist Mick Jones holds exclusive island festival
Gazette News / Posted 27 days ago
which includes indie rockers The Mystery Jets, elusive London-based producer Rationale and Hollie Cook, the daughter of Sex Pistols drummer Paul Cook. Food is provided by the “maverick with a mullet” O’Hare, who runs the Michelin-starred... Read more
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New York Post
Talking Heads drummer relives the early days of CBGB, the Ramones and rise of punk rockfireworks, concerts and picnics, the Ramones were inspiring a generation of Bri
Talking Heads drummer relives the early days of CBGB, the Ramones and rise of punk rock
New York Post / Posted 28 days ago
fireworks, concerts and picnics, the Ramones were inspiring a generation of British punks — including The Clash and the Sex Pistols, whose debut single, “Anarchy in the UK,” was released a couple months later. The next spring, Talking Heads... Read more
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Queensland Times
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
Queensland Times / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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News Mail
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
News Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
Daily Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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Northern Star
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
Northern Star / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
The Daily Mercury / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Mexican band takes aim at TrumpMany of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage
Mexican band takes aim at Trump
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Many of history's greatest musical moments lie with musical agitators like Rage Against The Machine, Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedy's or Black Flag and of course many others. Whether or not it was politically correct was irrelevant. These bands arose... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Meet the man behind the desk on (I'm) Strandedpressed 500 copies to vinyl and released it on their own label Fatal Records, m
Meet the man behind the desk on (I'm) Stranded
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
pressed 500 copies to vinyl and released it on their own label Fatal Records, months before bands like The Clash or Sex Pistols had committed any of their music to tape. (I'm) Stranded stayed under the radar in Australia, but in the UK,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fall book preview A rich season FOR FICTIONchord processions and harmonies.” Other musical memoirs are coming from Tom Jo
Fall book preview A rich season FOR FICTION
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
chord processions and harmonies.” Other musical memoirs are coming from Tom Jones, songwriter Carol Bayer Sager and the Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones. Beatle fans with some extra cash might consider “A Hard Day’s Night: A Private Archive,” a $125... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fallen 1980s figure opens up about her eccentric lifeabout Janowitz’s youthful exploits such as when she spent her junior year of co
Fallen 1980s figure opens up about her eccentric life
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
about Janowitz’s youthful exploits such as when she spent her junior year of college in London in 1976 and ran into the Sex Pistols at a club. Or when she decided to simply drop in on 60-something British author Lawrence Durrell (“The Alexandria... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 27, 2016Alex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is
This day in history, Aug. 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Alex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is 61. Rock musician Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols) is 60. Golfer Bernhard Langer is 59. Country singer Jeffrey Steele is 55. Gospel singer Yolanda Adams is 55.... Read more
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ORF Wien
Musikalischer Sommerausklang am Gürtelzeigt. Die Liste der Mitwirkenden liest sich vielversprechend: Einstürzende Neu
Musikalischer Sommerausklang am Gürtel
ORF Wien / Posted 1 months ago
zeigt. Die Liste der Mitwirkenden liest sich vielversprechend: Einstürzende Neubauten, Joy Division, Die Ärzte, Sex Pistols, Ideal oder Tödliche Doris. Nachtschwärmer, die den Spaziergang als Marathon interpretieren, finden im Cafe... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryAlex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 1 months ago
Alex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is 61. Rock musician Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols) is 60. Golfer Bernhard Langer is 59. Country singer Jeffrey Steele is 55. Gospel singer Yolanda Adams is 55.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryAlex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Alex Lifeson (Rush) is 63. Actor Peter Stormare is 63. Actress Diana Scarwid is 61. Rock musician Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols) is 60. Golfer Bernhard Langer is 59. Country singer Jeffrey Steele is 55. Gospel singer Yolanda Adams is 55.... Read more
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USA Today
Dad Rock: Modern classic 'Modern Lovers' at 40as a bridge between the proto-punk of The Velvet Underground and the full-on ex
Dad Rock: Modern classic 'Modern Lovers' at 40
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
as a bridge between the proto-punk of The Velvet Underground and the full-on explosions of 1976 set off by the Ramones and Sex Pistols. The Lovers played with a raw emotional verve, singing songs like "Astral Plane," "I'm Straight" and... Read more
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Billboard
Radio Activity: How Artists Are Levying Satellite, Streaming and Terrestrial Radio to Boost Their Careersstill shocking and rocking the airwaves at 68. When: Weekdays at noon PT on KL
Radio Activity: How Artists Are Levying Satellite, Streaming and Terrestrial Radio to Boost Their Careers
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
still shocking and rocking the airwaves at 68. When: Weekdays at noon PT on KLOS (95.5) Los Angeles Tune In For: The Sex Pistols guitarist reliving his glory days with a boisterous mix of rock and conversation. Show: American Country... Read more
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Billboard
Kings of Leon on Renewing Their Family Ties, Survival Tips From Eddie Vedder & New Album 'Walls'replay parts, collectively write new verses on the fly and suddenly switch vibe
Kings of Leon on Renewing Their Family Ties, Survival Tips From Eddie Vedder & New Album 'Walls'
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
replay parts, collectively write new verses on the fly and suddenly switch vibes. "He'd be like, 'OK, now play it like The Sex Pistols,'" says Jared. "And then you've turned a slow song into a fast one." Kings of Leon Tease New Album 'Walls' in... Read more
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