In music weekly Melody Maker's August 7, 1976 edition, the Pistols and punk were the talk of the UK.
‘The Public Image Is Rotten’ celebrates PiL’s 40-year career and suggests they’ve made an even more lasting musical impression than Lydon’s Sex Pistols.
Sex Pistols were one of the most influential and notorious rock bands of all time, introducing punk to the world through raucous sound and performances.
The PiL frontman will discuss ‘The Public Image Is Rotten’ alongside director Tabbert Fiiller and manager/producer John 'Rambo' Stevens
Chuck's review of new music for the punk fanzine Jet Lag in 1980 read like a bridge between cultures.
The 1950s rock 'n' roller was the motivation for the Pistols' fifth consecutive UK top ten single
Whoever gets card 1 of 1300 will also win 2 free tickets and a meet and greet with PiL's legendary frontman on his upcoming Q&A tour of the UK,
Hailed as the “real rock’n’roll future”, PiL’s ‘Metal Box’ was an unapologetically challenging album with experimentation at its heart.
The revealing PiL documentary, ‘The Public Image Is Rotten’, offers a fascinating look at one of rock’s most uncompromising bands.
Respecting old and new, the setlist integrated crowd-pleasers with well-chosen cult favourites for long-term fans.
Lydon is set to portray Meat Sweats, a "power hungry mutant pig" in the new series.
Directed by Tabbert Fiiller, the doc premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York and then had its European premiere at London’s Raindance Festival.
Among a plethora of rarities are B-sides, Rarities and Radio Sessions, 12” Mixes, Unreleased Mixes and Tracks and a Live concert from New York Ritz in July 1989.
The new film, by director Tabbert Fiiller includes extensive interviews with John Lydon, former and current band members, and luminaries such as Thurston Moore and The Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock.
Public Image Limited (PiL) celebrate 40 years with a new documentary The Public Image Is Rotten, plus box set and tour dates in th UK and Europe