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PiL Add Second London Live Date

PiL Add Second London Live Date

Public Image Ltd, which Sex Pistols legend John Lydon reformed last week, has announced that the band will now play a second night at London's Brixton Academy on December 22, after the first show on the 21st sold out.

PiL celebrate the 30 years since the release of their Metal Box in November 1979 with five live shows announced so far.

Public Image Ltd in 2009 features John Lydon joined by Damned guitarist Lu Edmonds, former Slits drummer Bruce Smith and bassist Scott Firth.

The revived version of Public Image Ltd will play the following:

  • Birmingham, O2 Academy (December 15)
  • Leeds, O2 Academy (16)
  • Glasgow, O2 Academy (18)
  • Manchester, Academy (19)
  • London Brixton, O2 Academy (21, 22)

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