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This day in Sex Pistols history…

2nd July 2012
This day in Sex Pistols history… July 2nd 1977. The Sex Pistols release their 3rd single ‘Pretty Vacant’. The single peaked at Number 6 in the charts and was the first Pistols record to receive any real radio airplay. Perhaps due to having less controversial content than its predecessors. Though, if the powers-that-be had noticed John Rotten cleverly subverting “Vacant” to “Va-Cunt” they might not have been so keen.
The single has also been re-released today to mark its 35th anniversary…