The Aftershow: John Lydon

Ben Homewood

With Public Image Ltd the subject of recent film The Public Image Is Rotten and a new box set on sale, John Lydon is enjoying a busy summer. Here, the former Sex Pistols leader dishes out his life lessons, gleaned from four decades of hell-raising and never taking no for an answer…

I had to fight record labels because…

“I’m trying to represent life accurately, not falsely. They’d say ‘Could you adjust your taste levels or, just, write a hit ...

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