Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

John Lydon: Apocalypse New

Carol Clerk, Melody Maker, 24 May 1986

SOMEBODY told me John Lydon liked a drink. And this was indeed a large crumb of comfort. Suddenly, it was possible to establish some common interest. Suddenly there was a sense of relief that business could be taken care of in the mutual territory and relatively congenial environment of the hotel bar. There was, additionally, something attractive about a little Dutch courage.

Total word count of piece: 3658


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.