Chevy Metal: Covering classic rock deep cuts from Van Halen, The Stones, Tom Petty & Billy Joel the band have jammed on-stage with every member of the Foo Fighters and Jane’s Addiction as well as members of The Police, Motley Crue, Sex Pistols, Cheap Trick & Red Hot Chili Peppers just to name a few.
Nancy Spungen groupie – stripper – prostitute at the age of 17 moved to London where she met Sex Pistols Sid Vicious leading to a drug fueled 23-month tumultuous relationship that ended in both of their deaths. Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McClaren who printed up these shirts and sold them at his King’s Road boutique named “Sex” with this classy slogan, ‘I’m Alive, She’s Dead, I’m Yours”
The Beatles twice took a photos in the stairwell at the EMI House building located at 20 Manchester Square. The first one taken in February of 1963, would become the cover of their first album “Please Please Me” and the cover of the “Red” 1962-1966 Greatest Hits album.
The Sex Pistols members Johnny Rotten, Paul Cook and Steve Jones at some point all shared a Pink Floyd shirt with the added caption “I HATE” above their picture.
When Liam Gallagher busted out this Union Jack windbreaker jacket while performing with Beady Eye at the Isle of Wright festival on June 12, 2011, he joined a long line of British musicians that have used the Union Jack as a fashion statement.
Rockstar 101: Rule 1 – Do not wear your own bands t-shirt. That’s equivalent to Kobe Bryant wearing his jersey to dinner. Here are some rockstars breaking the law…
The Sex Pistols released the single “God Save The Queen” on May 27, 1977 to coincide during with the Queen Elizabeth II’s Silver Jubilee on June 7, 1977. The album cover depicts a defaced picture of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Jaime Reid.
Sid Vicious (born John Simon Ritchie) bassist of The Sex Pistols died under some strange circumstances here at this Greenwich Village apartment on February 2, 1979.
I am Raul Rossell II, born and raised in Los Angeles, California and founder of feelnumb.com. I’m not trying to be a Rock Star, I just write about them…