An impossibly rare, never-worn Sex Pistols/A&M Records “God Save The Queen” T-Shirt, with impeccable provenance. This is the rarest Pistols shirt, and this example was given to Lee Kaplan, then of Los Angeles’s Rhino Records, by Rory Johnston, the U.S. representative of Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren. Kaplan and Recordmecca owner Jeff Gold, also a Rhino […]
John Lydon’s (Johnny Rotten) handwritten lyric manuscript for the Sex Pistols “Problems”, from Never Mind the Bollocks. This has been authenticated by Jon Savage, Sex Pistols expert and author of the definitive band biography England’s Dreaming: Sex Pistols and Punk Rock. Savage’s COA reads “This letter is to confirm the authenticity of an original lyric […]
A poster advertising the 2013 Paris museum exhibition Eur0-Punk: Une Revolution Artistique 1976-1980 (An Artistic Revolution), held at the Cite de la Musique. The poster utilizes Jamie Reid’s iconic artwork created for the cover of the Sex Pistols single “God Save The Queen”. 15 3/4″ x 21 1/2″, in Near Mint condition.
A mint and unused copy of Lonely Boy: Tales From a Sex Pistols signed by now author and Pistols guitarist Steve Jones. This copy was signed by Jones at Hollywood bookstore Book Soup at a January 28, 2017 appearance, and features the bookshop’s “Signed at Book Soup” sticker on the front. In beautiful condition, with […]
An original 1977 first printing of the scarce Sex Pistols cartoon promo poster, issued by Warner Bros. Records in conjunction with the U.S. release of Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols. This poster, with artwork by Mark Jay, purports to tell the story of the band up to the release of Bollocks, with […]
A NM/EX+ promotional copy of the Sex Pistols debut single, “Anarchy in the U.K./I Wanna Be Me”, formerly owned by Pistols designer Jamie Reid, and Pistols biographer Jon Savage. As detailed in the accompanying email from Jon Savage, author of the award winning book England’s Dreaming: Sex Pistols and Punk Rock and Up They Rise: […]
An extremely rare May 1977 press kit for the Sex Pistols issued by Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren’s Glitterbest Ltd., in conjunction with the release of the Sex Pistols’ second single, “God Save the Queen.” This is the fourth (and perhaps rarest) of the Glitterbest Sex Pistols press kits, and undoubtedly the most interesting, as it […]
An ultra rare 1977 German Virgin/Ariola Records promotional poster advertising the Sex Pistols second single, “God Save The Queen”. This is the only example we’ve seen of this rare poster, beautifully printed in silver ink on blue paper matching the GSTQ picture sleeve, and featuring Jamie Reid’s iconic Queen portrait. The German text translates to […]
An extremely rare original first printing concert poster advertising a show by the Sex Pistols, the Clash, the Damned and Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers; at the Kings Hall, Derby, December 4, 1976. This cancelled show was part of the Sex Pistols’ chaotic Anarchy in the UK Tour. While this poster has been bootlegged more […]
A poster for the legendary ‘Punk Special’ held at London’s 100 Club, on September 20, 1976. The show featured the Sex Pistols, Clash, and the live debuts of Subway Sect and Suzie (soon to become Siouxie) and the Banshees, the latter with Sid Vicious on drums. This historic show, organized by Malcolm McLaren as a […]
An original concert poster advertising a Sex Pistols concert on July 14, 1996 show in Hanau, Germany; as part of their Filthy Lucre reunion tour. This features an action shot of Johnny Rotten, and measures 23 1/4″ x 33″. In mint condition.
An extraordinary punk collectible–a studded leather belt owned and worn by Sid Vicious of the Sex Pistols, with full documentation. This belt was offered as part of a lot of Sid’s possessions by Vicious’ mother, Anne Beverley, at a sale in June 1988, then sold by the original purchaser at Butterfield & Butterfield’s Auctioneers in […]
A poster for the legendary ‘Punk Special’ held at London’s 100 Club, on September 20, 1976. The show featured the Sex Pistols, Clash, and the live debuts of Subway Sect and Suzie (soon to become Siouxsie) and the Banshees, the latter with Sid Vicious on drums. The historic show, organized by Malcolm McLaren as a […]
A beautiful original UK promotional poster for the Sex Pistols second single, “God Save The Queen.” Pistols art director Jamie Reid appropriated photographer Cecil Beaton’s portrait of Queen Elizabeth, covering her face with his trademark “ransom note” lettering for this, arguably the best-known image he created for the band. This is an absolutely original first […]
A rare UK poster advertising the films Sex Pistols Number 1 and Never Mind The Sex Pistols, Here’s The Problems (aka Sex Pistols Number 2, or Jubilee Riverboat,) designed by Jamie Reid. Sex Pistols Number One was a half-hour collage of television interviews, commentaries, news footage and live performances from the Anarchy tour; Director Julien […]
An extremely rare partial lyric for the Sex Pistols song “Problems,” handwritten by Johnny Rotten in 1976. Rotten (John Lydon) has written the song title “Problems” and the first nine lines of the song in blue ink, on the top half of a sheet of paper. Below the lyric are the names and home addresses […]