Monday, May 14, 2007
- My Way: Sid Vicious - Slender and Likeable at 50?
Interviewer: Are you having fun at the moment?
Vicious: Are you kidding? No, I am not having fun at all.
Interviewer: Where would you like to be?
Vicious: Under the ground.
Interviewer: Are you serious?
Vicious: (quietly, and sad) Yeah.
Sid Vicious would have turned 50 last weekend. His story is a sad one indeed. The BBC broadcast a one-hour documentary last weekend commemorating him.
Download the program...
-here (part one)
-here (part two).
His version of My Way has never been a personal favourite, but never the less, here it is...
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