Phil Strongman was at the 100 Club in 1976 when the Sex Pistols first performed there, was an extra in The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle, and has known many of punk's greatest figures for many years. He is a journalist and author. Alan Parker joined his first punk band in 1979, and lived for three months with Sid Vicious's mother. The punk co-ordinator for EMI and Sony UK, he knows virtually every major punk figure in the UK, and many in the USA, and is the author of several books on punk.
John Lennon & the FBI Files (Bfmt Oct 03);
By Phil Strongman: John Lydon's 'Metal Box';
By Alan Parker: Vicious: Too Fast To Live;
The Who By Numbers, co author Steve Grantley;
Cum On, Feel the Noize, co author Steve Grantley