Gary Glitter

Green Day – “Oh Yeah!”

Is the world ready for a Gary Glitter renaissance? No! Absolutely not! That would be a terrible idea! And yet Glitter, the former glam-rock star…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2020 - 11:55 am

Gary Glitter Actually Won’t Get Royalties From Joker, But Warner Bros May Remove His Song Anyway

A scene in the new Joker movie is soundtracked by "Rock And Roll Part 2," a 1972 song by Gary Glitter. Its inclusion has faced…
James Rettig | October 14, 2019 - 12:46 pm

Gary Glitter Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Sex Crimes

The onetime glam rock icon Gary Glitter may well spend the rest of his life behind bars, and yet it's impossible to feel sorry for…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2015 - 10:09 am

Gary Glitter Found Guilty Of Sex Crimes

Paul Gadd -- bka Gary Glitter -- has been standing trial for what the BBC deemed "historical sex abuse," and today he was convicted of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 5, 2015 - 1:35 pm

Gary Glitter Trial Begins: Pop Star Accused Of Attempted Child Rape

Gary Glitter was one of England's biggest and most important glam-rock stars in the '70s. But he also has a decades-long history of evidence that…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2015 - 2:06 pm

Gary Glitter Charged With Child Sex Offenses

Gary Glitter is a foundational figure in glam-rock lore, but he's also, by just about every account, a loathsome human being. Since the late-'90s, he's…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2014 - 12:21 pm