ALTERNATIVE

Q101, Everything Alternative | Music, Videos, Interviews

Sex Pistols Last Show Was 35 YEARS Ago

Posted by on Jan 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Sex Pistols Last Show Was 35 YEARS Ago

It’s hard to imagine now, but back in 1978, punk rockers the Sex Pistols were public enemies in both the States and their native United Kingdom. In a sense, the public’s revulsion made sense, since the quartet — frontman Johnny Rotten, guitarist Steve Jones, bassist Sid Vicious and drummer Paul Cook — specialized in antagonism. Their songs were both musically and lyrically aggressive (see the...

Read More

Tegan and Sara–Their New Album

Posted by on Apr 30, 2012 | 0 comments

A seventh studio album is in the works for this sister duo. “I think people are going to be really excited,” Tegan Quin says of the still-untitled album. “I think we have a really good batch of songs. I know on the last record [2009’sSainthood] we were experimenting a lot—like on “Paperback Head” and “Arrow.” Not all the songs landed, but certain tracks really did, and I think with this one,...

Read More