Johnny Rotten in Jamaica, 1978

In 1978, after the Sex Pistols broke up during their American tour, Johnny Rotten was sent to Jamaica by Richard Branson to scout emerging reggae talent on the island for Virgin Records.

Geoff Stanton of From The Barrelhouse recollects this musical voyage here…  
http://fromthebarrelhouse.com/2011/07/13/johnny-rotten-in-jamaica-1978/

Some day, I’d like to see a Hollywood movie reference this story.  I can see it being an interlude in a Wes Anderson movie, for instance…

Johnny Rotten in Jamaica


 

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