Anarchy at the checkout: You can now own a Sex Pistols credit card


LONDON — “Your future dream is a shopping scheme.”

Nearly 40 years after Johnny Rotten spat those angry lines out to an unsuspecting audience as punk’s disenfranchised trailblazers unleashed “Anarchy In The UK” on the world, the artwork for the single is being featured on a credit card.

38 years after the Pistols signed to Virgin Records, another arm of Richard Branson’s sprawling business empire has snapped up the imagery for the single, and also the artwork for their infamous album Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols, to illustrate consumer credit. …

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Via: Mashable: Marketing

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