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.
In music weekly Melody Maker's 7 August 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.
Chuck's review of new music for the punk fanzine Jet Lag in 1980 read like a bridge between cultures.
The '50s rock 'n' roller was the motivation for the Pistols' fifth consecutive UK top ten single
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
Legendary post-punk outfit Public Image Limited (PiL) led by John Lydon are to make aspecial appearance at the acclaimed 2018 Camden Rocks Festival
A new documentary, Here To Be Heard, about pioneering all-girl punks The Slits is to premiere in London on 14 October 2017
More Product, an expanded version of the Sex Pistols compilation Some Product first released in 1979, is on release now in a 3CD set on USM.