The pioneering, Lancashire-born punk singer-songwriter died of a heart attack in his adopted home country of Estonia on 6 December.
Hailed as pop-rock perfection, ‘Parallel Lines’ made Blondie global icons for the new wave, influencing successive generations of New York bands.
Dark, sexy and enticing, ‘Juju’ found Siouxsie And The Banshees shaping the future of post-punk and laying the template for the emerging goth scene.
‘Cut’ introduced an atypical group at the vanguard of female-fronted punk, and became an influence on everyone from Massive Attack to Sleater-Kinney.
Each year, Ramone’s widow Linda organizes a celebration of life for her late husband and this year’s event took place where the legendary guitarist was laid to rest, at the Hollywood Forever...
Respecting old and new, the setlist integrated crowd-pleasers with well-chosen cult favourites for long-term fans.
DIY venues are deeply loved, but not always preserved. These 10 venues have been essential incubators for punk, hip-hop and electronica DIY scenes the world over.
One of punk’s biggest achievements was in balancing gender equality, allowing charismatic female punks to break through and speak with authority.
Rock clubs come and go, but there was only one CBGBs, the hallowed club for the New York punk scene that spawned many major music superstars.
Ever since 1977, punk has been the catalyst for an infinite number of radical art and fashion statements which continue to influence the world we live in.
While both the US and UK continue to claim the land rights, punk has proved an agent of change on a far wider scale, and its impact has been felt in all...
In music weekly Melody Maker's 7 August 1976 edition, the Pistols and punk were the talk of the UK.
One of the most influential punk singles of all time, The Sex Pistols’ ‘God Save The Queen’ may become the most expensive record sold in UK
Co-founding members Peter Murphy and David J will celebrate the band’s 40th anniversary and their debut album ‘In The Flat Field’
The album features acoustic versions of songs from the Pittsburgh punks' past two albums and covers of songs that inspired them.
Lydon is set to portray Meat Sweats, a “power hungry mutant pig" in the new series.