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Sex Pistols Research Paper

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Previously, we brought you part one of our list of 15 interesting facts about the Sex Pistols. Now, we bring you eight more facts about the iconic British punk band whose music and attitude sparked an entire movement in just a short amount of time. Number Eight: Vicious Played Drums for Siouxsie and the Banshees Before he joined the Sex Pistols, Sid Vicious was the lead singer and saxophone player for The Flowers of Romance, a band that never released any music and only lasted one year. He is also credited as the first drummer for Siouxsie and the Banshees. He played the band’s first-ever show, opening for the Sex Pistols, and never played with them again. Number Seven: Rotten and Vicious Were Friends Before the Sex Pistols Before the Sex Pistols were ever a thing, John Lydon (Rotten) and John Simon Richie (Vicious) met while in school at Hackney Technical College. For a while, the two shared a squat with Jah Wobble and John Grey and would often busk together. Lydon is also responsible for Richie’s nickname. After Lydon’s pet…show more content…
Rotten wrote a statement on the band’s website, in rather harsh language, that they were rejecting the honor and Jones added that “once you want to be in a museum, Rock & Roll’s over.” Number Three: The Band Released Their Own Documentary The Filth and the Fury was released in 2000, using the same archive footage and director as The Great Rock ‘n’ Roll Swindle. The documentary was created to tell the Sex Pistols’ side of the story. Number Two: They Have a Fragrance Teaming up with Fragrance and Beauty Limited, the band authorized a perfume in 2010. The scent is supposed to “exude pure energy,” as well as “resist tradition, fight conformity and disregard aromatic conventions.” Number One: They Reunited,
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