Sudden Covid spike recorded in South Derbyshire Swadlincote. A big band with a mini orchestra did a great job. I must i was really looking forward to tonights show as Ratt have not played the UK since
Views Read Edit View history. The song is infamous for vocalist John Lydon's phrasing of the word "vacant", emphasising the last syllable making it sound like the vulgar word "cunt". Retrieved 10 April The B-side is a cover of The Stooges' "No Fun" which they played on the spot without a proper rehearsal.
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The song is also the opening theme for the Canadian short-lived comedy sketch show The Vacant Lot. It was taken from demo sessions recorded by producer Dave Goodman. The B-side is a cover of The Stooges' "No Fun" which they played on the spot without a proper rehearsal.
The song marked the band's then only appearance on the British music show Top of the Pops, until when the original line-up performed the song after the live version was released that year as well as "New York" on the same showing. NME magazine made it their Single of the Year in
I taped the last show and have been playing it the last week. Eddie Jordan is here The original members were vocalist Johnny Rotten byname of John Lydon; b. The area in front of stage is a mess of bodies jumping around. It may not be the 'real deal', but it is without doubt the real 'double act', we all remember the songs, just one classic after another, Holidays in the Sun, Pretty Vacant, Bodies, Anarchy in the U.
The first 75 mins of the 1 hour 50 mins set was based on "Berlin".