Sign up for E-news Dangerous. You could take the Sex Pistols as they were or get out. The Sex Pistols triggered the punk-rock movement by running a scorched earth campaign, calling out everyone from the music industry to the queen. Biography To the top Rock and roll was never the same after the Sex Pistols. They ignited the punk-rock revolution in Britain, and the reverberations carried to all corners of the rock and roll world.
Jones plays guitar and Cook plays drums. Jimmy Mackin and Steve Hayes were the other members of the original line-up. The instruments and the equipment were brought by Jones who was stealing it. He learned how to steal from his mother and his step-father.
Let It Rock was owned by former New York Dolls manager Malcolm McLaren and his partner Vivienne Westwood; the shop specialised in "anti-fashion", selling the drapes, slashed T-shirts, brothel creepers and fetish gear later popularised by the punk movement. McLaren took over management of the band around this time. Glen Matlock was recruited as bass player in early Around this time Jones and Nightingale began to argue over the band's musical direction, and Nightingale departed soon afterwards. According to Jones, "He came in with green hair.
The band originally consisted of Johnny Rotten on vocals b. Matlock was later replaced by Sid Vicious b. McLaren took over the management of the band and recruited Matlock and Rotten in