Sex Pistols

Billy Idol In Concert At The Pearl At The Palms

Billy Idol & Other Punk Rock Veterans Play Suprise-Ish Show In Echo Park Parking Lot

With a rebel yell, they cried more, more, more. And the punk rock denizens of Los Angeles got it. Echo Park is known for housing some of the old-school punk rock clubs of Los Angeles. […]

12/17/2013

Alanna Ubach, Steve Jones as Krull, Maggie Grace, Tim Minchin and David Duchovny on Californication/ photo credit: Jordin Althaus/SHOWTIME

Sex Pistol Steve Jones On ‘Californication’ And Life In The ’80s: ‘I Was Getting Laid Left And Right’

The Showtime series Californication is about to get a shot of punk rock this season in the form of Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones. Jones joins the cast as “Krull,” a road manager to a […]

01/09/2013

Layne Staley of Alice In Chains (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Top 10 Rock Star Drug Overdoses

Sadly, the history of rock is littered with tales of immense talent being snuffed by addiction to lethal narcotics. Here is our breakdown of 10 of the worst-case scenarios when rock stars got mixed up with hard drugs and lost.

11/20/2012

Rock Flashback: Remembering Joe Strummer

It’s one of the great stage names in rock — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Joe Strummer[/lastfm]. The man to which it was attached led a fascinating life.

01/04/2012