Label: AZ - none,Universal - none • Format: CDr Album, Promo • Country: France • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock
It was released on 30 June The Pistols had split up early inlosing bassist Sid Vicious and original lead vocalist Johnny Rotten. The song was credited to Cook, Jones and Biggs. The lyrics refer to " God Save the Queen ", by beginning each verse "God save There are references to Bill Grundythe television host who had caused controversy two years earlier when Steve Jones swore on his live show, egged on by Grundy, as well as Martin Bormann and " Nazis on the run".
Notorious child murderers Myra Hindley and Ian Brady are mentioned with Hindley's surname mispronounced "Hind-ley"along with politicians and the police referred to as "pigs"Idi Aminand finally Biggs himself. The chorus goes,"Ronnie Biggs was doing time, until he done a bunk, now he says he's seen the light, and he's No One Is Innocent - Suerte his soul for punk. The final lines of the last verse are "God save the Good Samaritan and God save the worthless No One Is Innocent - Suerte.
Associating all the characters together, both good and bad including themselves while claiming that "no one is innocent" is exemplary of the nihilistic attitude of No One Is Innocent - Suerte Sex Pistols [ citation needed ]. In an interview in the Daily Mirror around the time Woo - A La Luna record was released drummer Paul Cook said that 'god should save everyone, even evil people'.
The title of the song was originally supposed to Boycott Hell - De Garmo & Key* - Greatest Hits - Volume 1 " Cosh the Driver", a reference to the near-fatal beating that the train driver had suffered in Biggs's robbery years before.
On the 12" pressing, the title became "The Biggest Blow"but subsequent releases on albums No One Is Innocent - Suerte to the original title. The song was recorded at an unknown track studio  in Rio de Janeiro during Jones' and Cook's stay from mid-January to late February We were rather drunk by the time we came to make the recording, which explains why it may have appeared a little out of tune. French session musicians were used - Claude Engel  on guitar, with the rhythm section from the disco band Voyage Sauveur Mallia on bass guitar and Pierre-Alain Dahan on drums.
The vocals were recorded on the same day, the final single version consisting of three different vocal takes. Steve Jones added guitars and Simon Jeffes arranged an orchestral intro to the song. The original backing track coupled with one of the three vocal takes was released on the album Sid Sings. Producer Dave Goodman stated he did an unreleased mix of the song at Berwick Street Studios in London  in Junebut the studio bill was not paid in time so his mix was delivered to the record company too late to be used on the single.
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