New PUNK doc series on Sky Arts

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New PUNK doc series on Sky Arts

Post by MiB81 » 27 Jul 2019, 21:32

I realise the ongoing irony in posting about a PUNK doc in the Other Bands section (No mention
of the Strangs that I noticed, but still to watch the whole thing), but that New PUNK doc series
on Sky Arts the other night- what's with Johnny Rotten ? :shock:
Good wee night of tele it was, Iggy/Stooges, Ramones, that recent Damned doc, etc.
Got it all on the Tivo 8)
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Post by Russ65 » 28 Jul 2019, 13:54

I know what you mean about Lydon. I thought it was a fat lookalike at first :shock:
I had to smile when they spoke about The Ramones doing the 4th July gig and all the punk bands were in the front row Pistols, Clash, Damned etc no mention of the fact that The Stranglers were actually the support act that night. :roll:

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Re: New PUNK doc series on Sky Arts

Post by Yanders » 28 Jul 2019, 19:05

I enjoyed the night, despite the stranglers being ignored.

Listening to lydon I can see why glen Matlock doesn't want to spend time on a tour bus with him.

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Post by Dom P » 28 Jul 2019, 19:20

On the Clash doc beforehand at least Matlock mentioned them as one of the only three pub rock bands worth seeing! Along with Dr Feelgood and the 101ers ... small mercy. But then again, true..... the Stranglers were establishing themselves separately from the Kings Road art school movement and had nothing to do with that lot.
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Post by pigeon » 28 Jul 2019, 22:31

I recorded it, yet to watch it, John lydon, does seem a little outspoken, have you all seen the video of Johnny Rotten, VS Micky Ramone? it's on you tube, Henry Rollins is also a guest on the show,lydon certainly doesn't hold back on that, but i have yet to see the punk doc will watch it tomorrow.

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Re: New PUNK doc series on Sky Arts

Post by MiB81 » 31 Jul 2019, 17:49

pigeon wrote:
28 Jul 2019, 22:31
I recorded it, yet to watch it, John lydon, does seem a little outspoken, have you all seen the video of Johnny Rotten, VS Micky Ramone? it's on you tube, Henry Rollins is also a guest on the show,lydon certainly doesn't hold back on that, but i have yet to see the punk doc will watch it tomorrow.
It's not so much his gob, that's not changed, it's just he looked massive
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Post by porkymeat » 31 Jul 2019, 19:28

MiB81 wrote:
31 Jul 2019, 17:49
pigeon wrote:
28 Jul 2019, 22:31
I recorded it, yet to watch it, John lydon, does seem a little outspoken, have you all seen the video of Johnny Rotten, VS Micky Ramone? it's on you tube, Henry Rollins is also a guest on the show,lydon certainly doesn't hold back on that, but i have yet to see the punk doc will watch it tomorrow.
It's not so much his gob, that's not changed, it's just he looked massive
He has a chronic illness of some kind. Looking after his wife, I think she has dementia, has also affected his health.
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Post by theraven1979 » 31 Jul 2019, 20:10

I haven't seen this but I did see a photo of him looking a tad portly a few months back . Steriods can do that if he's taking them for an illness.


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Post by laurie » 01 Aug 2019, 09:48

theraven1979 wrote:
31 Jul 2019, 20:10
I haven't seen this but I did see a photo of him looking a tad portly a few months back . Steriods can do that if he's taking them for an illness.


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