Johnny Rotten Loses Court Case Over Use of Sex Pistols’ Music in Danny Boyle Series ‘Pistol’

London judge upheld a 1998 agreement that allowed licensing requests to be authorized on a “majority rules basis” The Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones and Paul Cook have bested their former bandmate, John Lydon (better known as Johnny Rotten), in court and will be allowed to license the Sex Pistols’ music for Danny Boyle’s upcoming series, […]

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SZA Surprise-Releases Three New Songs

The ‘Ctrl’ singer shared “Joni,” “I Hate You” and “Nightbird” via Soundcloud SZA unexpectedly shared a trio of new tracks via an anonymous Soundcloud Sunday morning. While she described them as “random thoughts,” the songs — “Joni,” “I Hate You” and “Nightbird” — are essentially fully-formed. While “Joni” is a tenderly plucked acoustic-guitar ballad, “I […]

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See Sleater-Kinney Join Wilco for ‘A Shot In The Arm’ Performance

Bands performed together during their co-headlining tour at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens During their co-headlining tour on Saturday night, Sleater-Kinney joined Wilco onstage for an electric performance of “A Shot In The Arm.” The bands performed the evocative song from Wilco’s third studio album Summerteeth together following some weather-related delays at Forest Hills Stadium […]

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