The Sex Pistols Sign New Record Deal in UK
Wed, 29 Feb 2012 14:56:20
Legendary British punk rockers The Sex Pistols have signed a new record deal in the UK and are releasing an expanded and repackaged version of their classic Never Mind the Bollocks album.
According to our friends at NME, The Pistols have partnered with Universal Music Catalogue UK to put out a 35th anniversary edition of their classic 1977 album. Other events and releases, which have not been detailed, are being planned throughout the year. If you love this album, you can spend the year celebrating it. And face it: Who doesn't love Never Mind the Bollocks?
Of the signing, frontman Johnny Rotten said, "Music can be great, when done by the great. The Sex Pistols are the greatest. Universal now has a trophy room, music is the imitation of nature, the Sex Pistols are nature, so please give generously. Thank you."
A label exec also "sexpressed" excitement about working with The Sex Pistols, saying, "To be given the opportunity to re-evaluate the Sex Pistols catalogue is every music lover's dream. We're looking forward to working with the band and celebrating their impact on worldwide culture."
What is your favorite The Sex Pistols song?