The Sex Pistols to play intimate club show

John Lydon and co. will play a small show this summer

The Sex Pistols will play a gig at the Birmingham Academy venue on June 11 as a warm-up for their forthcoming headline appearance at the Isle Of Wight festival.

The show will be the first time the band have played a gig in Birmingham in 32 years. Tickets go on sale on Friday (March 28) at 9am (GMT).

The sold-out festival is set to take place between June 13 and 15, with the punk legends closing the bill on the second night.

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