Malcolm McLaren reveals the secret to managing the Sex Pistols

By on January 13, 2015

In this exclusive interview with Night Flight in 1985, the late Malcolm McLaren talks about what it was like to manage the “chemistry experiment” that was the Sex Pistols. McLaren was known to have unorthodox ideas about the artistic directions the bands he managed would go, but he was also known to have an exceptional eye for success. In this interview we see his deft approach to management:

And if you’re in the mood for more McLaren, check out this Ted Seminer, his last public talk before his death in 2010.

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