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Sid Vicious is the ultimate punk rebel of his time.

Sid Vicious is the ultimate punk rebel of his time

 

 If there’s one person to be recognized as the face of punk in the 70s, it would be John Simon Ritchie a.k.a. Sid Vicious. Sid Vicious is the ultimate punk rebel of his time, mostly because of his rude attitude. Sex Pistol’s manager Malcolm McLaren once claimed “if Johnny Rotten is the voice of punk, then Vicious is the attitude.” If Russia has Pussy Riot now, London had the Sex Pistols in the 70s, almost dominating the punk scenes that heralded the coming of the new breed of punkilitos of today. Other punk bands then were Siouxsie and the Banshees, […]