Bullet Dodged: Chrissie Hynde Almost Married Sid Vicious for U.K.…

Little-known fact: During the 1970s, Sid Vicious of the Sex Pistols nearly married New Wave legend Chrissie Hynde in order for her — a U.S. citizen — to keep her green card and stay in England to continue her work with the Pretenders. The fates, it turns out, had other plans as the pair's road to matrimony was… » 9/04/12 3:20pm 9/04/12 3:20pm

See 20-Year-Old Sid Vicious' List of Reasons Why Nancy's the Best

At 20-years-old, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious wrote out a list extolling the finest qualities of his girlfriend Nancy Spungen. The note, scrawled in messy handwriting, seems so normal for a young person in love for the first time, making the couple's inevitable fate all the more heartbreaking. » 2/07/12 10:40am 2/07/12 10:40am

Nancy Spungen: Victim Of Drugs Or A Sexist Punk Scene?

Nancy Spungen, the ill-fated girlfriend of the Sex Pistol's Sid Vicious, is reviled » 10/20/08 2:30pm 10/20/08 2:30pm in the same way Yoko Ono and Courtney Love are reviled: All three are blamed by many for the downfall of beloved musical groups (the Sex Pistols, the Beatles and Nirvana, respectively) and all three were hated by their lovers'…