John Lydon: So what's Bangor like – is it hot?

He carries an Irish passport, is the son of Irish-speaking parents and spent 'a lot' of summer holidays on his grandad's farm in Cork, yet pioneering punk rocker John Lydon has never been to the north. Are we ready for him? Is he ready for us? Lorraine Wylie did her best to find out

John Lydon and Public Image Limited perform at Bangor's Open House Festival later this month
Lorraine Wylie
“DO YOU want, Johnny Lydon or John Rotten?” he enquires in a posh voice before dissolving in a fit of raucous laughter. I’m supposed to be interviewing punk legend John Lydon –[...]

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