Christmas With the Sex Pistols – now on BBC iPlayer31st December 2013
Christmas with the Sex Pistols is now available on BBC iPlayer (country dependent, sorry)
Special one-hour BBC4 documentary on the Sex Pistols historic concert’s in Huddersfield Christmas Day 1977. The documentary looks at how the group branded ‘public enemy number’ one by the media played a matinee concert for the kids of striking firemen and put on a Christmas party with free presents and cakes; then later that evening played a show for the firemen and adults.
Director Julien Temple marries together previously unseen footage of the legendary shows along with archive footage of the striking firemen and 1977 television. John Rotten, Steve Jones and Paul Cook were all interviewed for the documentary. This is the Pistols as you have never known or seen them before. What better way to spend Christmas on Boxing Day…