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.
The Pittsburgh punks are touring their 2017 album 'American Fall', released by Spinefarm Records.
The 12-date trek launches on 17 October in Boston, Massachusetts and concludes on 2 November in Los Angeles.
PiL announce 18 additional dates in North America starting in October
The widely-travelled new wave original makes a solo statement.
Fan Henry Rollins says: “The Crack - I cannot explain to you the impact that this LP had. It is simply one of the best albums of its time."
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.
Knox played on the band's landmark early albums including their commercial high watermark, 1986's 'A Date With Elvis'.
The new PiL documentary, ‘The Public Image Is Rotten’, is a fascinating look at one of rock’s most uncompromising bands.
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.
Tony Kinman, country punk musician, producer and composer with The Dils, Rank And File and Blackbird has died at the age of 63.
Legendary UK punks The Damned announce details of a UK tour for November, while their new album 'Evil Spirits' rewards them with their first ever UK Top 10.
A wider release for Danny Fields' volume covering the band's early days.