Great album though, managed to get an original Virgin pressing. Jonesy's guitar sounds even more mind-blastingly powerful. Who can blame him. The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle Johnny Rotten explained its meaning as a working-class expression to "stop talking rubbish".
Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. No album says it the same way. London police visited the city's Virgin record store branches and told them they faced prosecution for indecency as stipulated by the Indecent Advertisements Act if they continued to display posters of the album cover in their windows.
Great reissue and although I already own the big 35th. Rolling Stone.
However, McLaren wanted to negotiate separate deals in every territory, regardless of what the contract stipulated, which angered Branson, as the clause for American distribution was an important one he had fought for. Highly recommend you go down that road. This is much batter than the American Rhino reissue from Schirmer Books.
This new, budget priced smaller-sized edition, still boasts 3CDs which include the original studio album with B-sides, a disc of outtakes and one disc of live material.
Archived from the original on 3 May It won't do to pass off Rotten's hatred and disgust as role-playing—the gusto of the performance is too convincing. I love the pageantry. It was mentally draining and exhausting. Every era, and every home, should have one.