Blondie gain their first major UK exposure with a 2-page interview conducted on the recent Iggy Pop tour.
Eater get a review from down the Roxy and the Sex Pistols Screen on the Green gig gets nearly a page worth of coverage.
There's a good column covering the Parisian Punk festival featuring some diverse bands, Wayne County, The Jam, Generation X. Back in London The
Motors are caught down the Hope And Anchor and The Cortinas from Bristol get their first major review in a music mag. Their Drummer Dan Swann rivals Dee Generate in the young kid stakes. The Stranglers get a grip in Manchester and the token punk review in the record page goes to The quirky Table which amazingly gets single of the week! Beating the energetic Radio Stars and their debut 45 'Dirty Pictures'.
And in todays Sounds Magazine Johnny Rotten gets crucified for Easter,