Public Image Ltd
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1978
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Public Image Ltd

Public Image Ltd Biography (Wikipedia)

Public Image Ltd (abbreviated as PiL) are an English post-punk band formed by singer John Lydon, guitarist Keith Levene, bassist Jah Wobble, and drummer Jim Walker. The group's personnel has changed frequently over the years; Lydon has been the sole constant member.

Following his departure from the Sex Pistols in January 1978, Lydon sought a more experimental "anti-rock" project and formed PIL. That year PIL released their debut First Issue (1978), creating an abrasive, bass-heavy sound that drew on dub, noise, progressive rock and disco. PIL's second album Metal Box (1979) pushed their sound further into the avant-garde, and is often regarded as one of the most important albums of the post-punk era.

By 1984, both Levene and Wobble had departed and the group was effectively a solo vehicle for Lydon, who moved toward a more accessible sound with the commercially successful albums This Is What You Want... This Is What You Get (1984) and Album (1986). After a late 1990s hiatus, Lydon reformed the group in 2009 and has released several further albums, most recently What the World Needs Now... (2015).

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Public Image Ltd Tracks

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Rise
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Rise
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Public Image
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David Humphrey
Swan Lake
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Swan Lake
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Seattle
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Seattle
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Acid Drops (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Acid Drops (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Think Tank (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Think Tank (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Love Hope (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Love Hope (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Cruel (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Cruel (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Chant (Radio 1, John Peel Session, 10 Dec 1979)
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Chant (Radio 1, John Peel Session, 10 Dec 1979)
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Careering - BBC Session 1979
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Careering - BBC Session 1979
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Pop Tones - BBC Session 1979
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Pop Tones - BBC Session 1979
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Flowers of Romance
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Flowers of Romance
Richard Dudanski
Memories
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Memories
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Rise (Vocal)
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Rise (Vocal)
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(This Is Not A) Love Song
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(This Is Not A) Love Song
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Hymie's Him
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Hymie's Him
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Death Disco
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Death Disco
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-30T05:26:37
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2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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