Sex Pistols

Mick Rock, Legendary Photographer of David Bowie, Queen and Lou Reed, Dies at 72

Mick Rock, a legendary music photographer for artists like David Bowie, Queen, Lou Reed, the Stooges, the Sex Pistols and more, has died. He was 72. Rock’s death…

Disney Plus Unveils Fashion Biopic ‘Balenciaga’ As First Original Spanish Series

Disney Plus’s first original scripted Spanish series will be a fashion biopic of celebrated designer Balenciaga, the company unveiled today. The drama, created by Lourdes Iglesias and 12-time…

13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From ‘Song Exploder’ to ‘Mogul’

With so many podcasts in the audiosphere and only so many hours in the day, it can be a challenge just testing the waters, let alone finding one…

‘Viral’ 2nd-century text suggests modern poetry arose much earlier

Rediscovered archaeological evidence has revealed a “viral” lyric that may have given rise to today’s popular lyrical poetry — that is, mainstream music.

Johnny Rotten Breaks Silence on Sex Pistols Court Case: ‘Whatever Disney Does, It Is Doing It Without John’s Approval’

Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon has broken his silence over losing a recent court case over use of the band’s music in upcoming FX series ‘Pistol.’ “Pistol” is…

Johnny Depp Attends Karlovy Vary Film Festival in Support of ‘Crock of Gold’

Despite an apparent last-minute sense of concern by Karlovy Vary fest organizers over international press coverage of Johnny Depp and his ongoing legal battle with ex-wife Amber Heard…

‘The Witcher’s’ Emma Appleton and ‘The Morning Show’s’ Bel Powley Set for Dolly Alderton’s ‘Everything I Know About Love’ Adaptation

Emma Appleton (“The Witcher”) and Bel Powley (“The Morning Show”) have nabbed the lead roles in Working Title Television’s forthcoming adaptation of Dolly Alderton’s memoir “Everything I Know…

Showtime Orders Sex Trafficking Drama Pilot ‘Coercion’ From Susannah Grant, Sydney Chandler to Star

Showtime has ordered a drama pilot inspired by the life of Rebecca Bender, a national leader on and survivor of sex trafficking, Variety has learned. The pilot is titled…

Sex Pistols’ Johnny Rotten Loses Lawsuit Against Bandmates Over Danny Boyle’s ‘Pistol’ FX Show

Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon – better known as his alter ego Johnny Rotten – has lost his legal battle against bandmates Steve Jones, the group’s guitarist, and…

Sex Pistols’ Johnny Rotten Said He Refused to be Portrayed in ‘The Crown’ Because Producers Planned to ‘Distort History’

Sex Pistols lead singer John Lydon — better known by his stage name of Johnny Rotten — has revealed he turned down an opportunity to be depicted in…

Sex Pistols at War As ‘Johnny Rotten’ Tries to Block Band’s Music for Danny Boyle’s ‘Pistols’ FX Show

A spat between members of 1970s punk band The Sex Pistols over the use of their music in Danny Boyle’s new FX series about the group has reached…