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Friday, April 30, 2010

Tonight @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m.

After the Sex Pistols imploded in 1978, singer John Lydon went on to form the band he would spend the next 14 years with: Public Image Ltd., which would become nearly as important in shaping post-punk as the Pistols had been shaping punk...
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Given John Lydon’s strained relationship with the recording industry, it seems fitting that the reunion of his post-Sex Pistols band Public Image Ltd. has been funded not by a record label, but rather a butter company. In 2008, the British butter maker Country Life recruited Lydon for an unlikely TV commercial, compensating him generously. “I thought it was the most anarchistic thing I’d ever heard,” Lydon recalls...