Glen Matlock

1956 - Today

Glen Matlock

Glen Matlock (born 27 August 1956) is an English musician best known for being the bass guitarist in the original line-up of the punk rock band the Sex Pistols. He is credited as a co-author on 10 of the 12 songs on Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols, although he had left the band before the album's recording sessions commenced. Since leaving the Sex Pistols in 1977, he has performed with several other bands, as well presented his own work. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Glen Matlock has received more than 853,105 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,063rd most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 850k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.11

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Glen Matlocks by language


Among musicians, Glen Matlock ranks 1,066 out of 2,258Before him are Myles Kennedy, Brian Setzer, Peter Machajdík, Richard Marx, Tim Hardin, and Efrem Zimbalist. After him are John Dolmayan, Trevor Pinnock, Herb Ellis, Theodore Thomas, Kate Pierson, and Bernard Sumner.

Most Popular Musicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1956, Glen Matlock ranks 188Before him are Thomas Wassberg, Victor Pițurcă, Nikola Špirić, Azmi Bishara, Jamie Hyneman, and Jan Lammers. After him are Sergei Sukhoruchenkov, Antonio Muñoz Molina, Bernard Sumner, Peter Šťastný, Keith David, and Takeshi Okada.

Others Born in 1956

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Glen Matlock ranks 2,803 out of 5,347Before him are Amanda Tapping (1965), Edward Woodward (1930), Herbert Lawford (1851), Jim Sturgess (1978), Siân Phillips (1933), and Dave Charlton (1936). After him are G. I. Taylor (1886), Cynegils (575), Trevor Pinnock (1946), Karen Gillan (1987), Kiki Dee (1947), and Geraint Thomas (1986).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Glen Matlock ranks 175Before him are Andrew Latimer (1949), Ian McDonald (1946), Ian Stuart Donaldson (1957), Hank Marvin (1941), Matt Bellamy (1978), and Neil Murray (1950). After him are Trevor Pinnock (1946), Bernard Sumner (1956), Peter Maxwell Davies (1934), Bert Jansch (1943), William Primrose (1904), and Phil Manzanera (1951).