Punk Rock Hero Johnny Rotten Malibu Home Sold: Asking Price $1.995 Million
Needs TLC, sold as-is
which sounds pretty punk rock. Judging from the photos of the interior, Rotten–who has gone by his birth name John Lydon for decades–and his wife, German heiress Nora Forster, may want to hire an interior designer for the next home. Seriously disappointing style. If meant to be hipster ironic, it missed the mark. The house itself, minus the fixer caveat, sounds pretty nice:
It comes with a pool, beach rights, a big deck, pool with waterfall and spa, pool bar, cabana/gym, fruit trees, and two-car garage plus parking for four more.
I actually like it when punk rockers do well. It’s not selling out, it’s making the most of what you do, and it’s better than starving. Lydon has created great music and has had some fun with image as well, like in this butter commercial, which helped reunite PIL and get a new album out. But again, John, please consider some decorating help!