(Documentary) (writer: "Holidays in the Sun", "Bodies")
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
4 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
John Beverley | John Simon Richie | Simon Ritchie | The Sex Pistols
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
On drugs: "I don't want to be a junkie for the rest of my life. I don't want to be a junkie at all."
He was allegedly stunningly musically incompetent, even by punk standards. His bass work was so rudimentary, that it's rumored (and all the members of the band corroborate) that original Sex Pistol bassist Glen Matlock was invited to return to record basslines over Vicious' originals, even though he had left the band under extremely acrimonious circumstances.