And that was a real bit of disappointment with this lot coming out of the hippie generation, shall we say, and they were so commercially wrapped pretty vacant sex pistols meaningful beauty in Pueblo inside profit that it led to their ultimate decline.
Namespaces Article Talk. Then what does "pretty vacant" indicate here? And using ties like Rimbaud poetry to connect, I thought it was all very fake. Is it something to do with that??? Malcolm came back with fliers for the shows and he brought back set lists, but none of these bands had made records at that stage.
The song is particularly notable for John Lydon 's highly likely intentional pronunciation of vacant with the clipped -ant producing a word much like the obscenity cunt. Thursday 30 July Thursday 2 July Wednesday 1 July Monday 24 February SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
Shape Created with Sketch. Your email address. We all came up with parts. I am not familiar with the song "Pretty Vacant", but something tells me that whoever wrote the caption has intended to say that the conversation these pretty girls are having doesn't have much content.
So my original set of chord changes was like that on the bass but then John came out with the taking-the-mickey-out-of-the—New York Dolls lyric and it just came together. There is no way out because there is nothing to compare it to, other than the entrapment of rule and regulation.
London: Omnibus Press. And isn't it possible that "pretty" has double meaning here?