‘The most recent autobiography by Johnny Rotten called itself (in honour of a Public Image Limited lyric) Anger is an Energy. But, rather than “anger”, the word that crops up most often in the Sex Pistols’ early interviews is “boring”.’  Photograph:  Ben A Pruchnie/Getty Images

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