“Classic Albums: Nevermind The Bollocks” by The Sex Pistols

Artist: Sex Pistols
Title: “Never Mind The Bollocks”
Label: Eagle Vision USA
Release Date: November 19, 2002
Genre: Punk
Rating: 7/10

The Sex Pistols, a band that had a short career of merely two years, but yet produced one of the most influential records of all time which ignited a punk revolution. This DVD “Never Mind The Bollocks” takes you inside the makings of this record, including interviews with John Lydon (Johnny Rotten), guitarist Steve Jones, drummer Paul Cook, original Pistols bassist Glen Matlock, producer Chris Thomas, engineer Bill Price, producer and soundman Dave Goodman and manager Malcolm McLaren. All talk about how the Pistols were one disorganized group that has a clear message they wanted to get across which set crowds into a punk rock frenzy.

Candid performances are also included from concerts to television appearances all showcasing the stage presence of the Pistols. This DVD includes the makings of the record and the practice and performance of the band with interviews with the people who were there. A must have for any Sex Pistols fan and even if you are new to the scene, definitely something to check out to see where modern day bands still draw inspiration from.

Not only do you get what’s included in the track listing but there are also bonus features, including more live performances, personal interviews and Johnny Rotten speaking about the legend that is Sid Vicious. Though a band that was poised to self destruct, this DVD takes you back to a time where the Pistols were on top of the world and a at a time when a single album would influence an entire generation.

Track Listing:
1. Introduction
2. Pretty Vacant
3. Submission
4. Anarchy In The UK
5. EMI Unlimited Edition
6. Liar
7. Holidays In The Sun
8. Bodies
9. God Save The Queen
10. Problems

Official Website: http://www.sex-pistols.net

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