Tuesday, May 31
"Starting with the impact of the Sex Pistols in 1976, the exhibition explores punk’s early days in the capital and reveals how its remarkable influence spread across music, fashion, print and graphic styles nationwide. Showcasing a range of fanzines, flyers, recordings and record sleeves from the British Library’s collections alongside rare material from the archives held at Liverpool John Moores University, including items from England's Dreaming: The Jon Savage Archive, it celebrates the enduring influence of punk as a radical musical, artistic and political movement."
British Library - Punk 1976-78 at the British Library: a new 40th anniversary exhibition exploring the formative years of this musical phenomenon
Guardian - Happy Birthday Punk: the British Library celebrates 40 years of anarchy and innovation
Punk 1976-78: Sex Pistols and the rise of punk rock documented at the British Library