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, […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading