Maybe it was that he knew he was redundant, so he overcompensated. I'm going to do what I do and I don't care what people think. Organised by McLaren for whom the word "festival" had too much of a hippie connotationthe event was "considered the moment that was the catalyst for the years to come.
The Bromley Contingent made the trip and Siouxsie Sioux was hassled by locals due to her outfit with bare breasts.
New Joe Strummer album will be the first to span the legendary punk rocker's career outside of The Clash. These cookies will be stored in your browser only with your consent. It may be that in the mind of their self-celebrated Svengali Archived 14 January I always sound like this.
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Possibly the least engaging track on the album, "New York" is a bit generic musically, while the lyric is a swipe at the New York Dolls, with whom McLaren had previously been involved. Among the audience of merely forty people or so were many who became leading figures in the punk and post-punk movements: Pete Shelley and Howard Devoto , who organised the gig and were in the process of auditioning new members for the Buzzcocks ; Bernard Sumner , Ian Curtis and Peter Hook , later of Joy Division ; Mark E.
Too much, really. I had it," admits Glen Matlock on the unlikely inspiration for this classic.