Sex Pistols’ Jones & Rotten Talk About Guitar Hero III

Exclaim caught up with Johnny Rotten and Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols as the rockers recorded their scenes for the video game ‘Guitar Hero III’. They talked about losing the masters and having to get back into the studio, rising to the occasion, and how Johnny “bloody well likes this game”, even though he sounded a different tune at the game’s release party in England last month. Watch the clip via YouTube below.

Johnny Rotten Causes Anarchy At Guitar Hero III Launch

Johnny Rotten’s ranting at Guitar Hero III’s launch party in London earlier this month was captured on film. “I’ll give it to you basic and honest,” the 51-year-old told the audience. “The offer came in and I took it home and I played it with a bunch of kids. What I like is it weren’t teaching you how to be a rock star, it was teaching you how not to be a rock star…”

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Sex Pistols Reunite For L.A. Gig At The Roxy

Reuters was on hand as the Sex Pistols played a rare club show before 500 fans at the Roxy Theater in Los Angeles to warm up for a brief reunion tour in Britain next month. The group’s hour long set featured their best-known tunes ‘Anarchy in the UK’ and ‘God Save the Queen’. Singer Johnny Rotten managed to forget the words to the first song of the night, ‘Holidays in the Sun’, likely because the band hadn’t performed in four years. has since removed the full article.

Rotten Treatment

Why does former Sex Pistols frontman Johnny Rotten despise ‘Ameican Idol’ and Britney Spears? Lydon visited with Fox News Channel to answer those questions and talk about being a judge on Bodog Music’s $1 Million Battle of the Bands.

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Johnny Rotten Visits ‘Red Eye’

Sex Pistols singer Johnny Rotten visited Fox News Channel’s ‘Red Eye’ on Friday (August 24) to discuss his fuse reality show ‘Battle of the Bands’ and his other projects. The rocker took shots at Marilyn Manson and Green Day during the interview.

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Johnny Rotten Attends AngloMania Preview

Sex Pistols lead singer Johnny Rotten attended a preview of the ‘AngloMania’ exhibition, part of the Costume Institute Benefit Gala, held at the Metropolitan Museum of Arts in New York City, on Monday (May 1). Check out pictures from RexFeatures.

Johnny Rotten Slams Brit Awards

After hearing Brits bosses were planning to offer the Sex Pistols a Lifetime Achievement Award, the band’s rebellious frontman Johnny Rotten responded to The Sun. “I don’t want to know. They’re wasting their time — and they’ve been doing that for a long time,” he said. “They think they can just come along and use us. We’re not a prop. We were never anyone’s prop, right. They’re just trying to glean some credibility.” The full story at has since been removed.

2005 British Comedy Awards

John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols, and Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne attended the 2005 British Comedy Awards on Wednesday (December 14) at London Television Studios in London, England. Check out pictures from GettyImages, FilmMagic, and WireImage.