A selection of material from the Generalist Archive
From Top: James Johnson interview Bill Haley after a gig at the Stardust Club, Brighouse, West Yorkshire (March 30th ); Jet Harris of the Shadows visits NME office (April 6);
Mick Farren’s famous article ‘The Titanic Sails at Dawn’ (June 19); Infamous incident when Shane McGowan had his earlobe bitten off by Jane Modette duiring a Clash gig at the ICA, reported by MIles (November 6); ‘Marley Gunned Down’ story (Dec 11); Report of the Sex Pistols on the Bill Grundy show (Dec 11)
NME 25th Anniversary Supplement (Jan 1); Clash cover (April 2); Summer of Love cover (July 9); Wayne Kramer cover (Aug 20th); Sex Pistols back cover tour ad (Dec 17th)
NME PARTY INVITES
Thanks to Nick Logan for this last-minute addition to the post – the original printing block for the old NME logo, which he rescued from the printers before it was dumped.