Tag Archives: Rockabilly

The Clash’s ‘Sandinista!’ was released on this day in 1980

Joe Strummer – lead vocals, guitars Mick Jones – guitars, vocals Paul Simonon – bass, vocals Topper Headon – drums, vocals   Well I’m running, police on my back I’ve been hiding, police on my back There was a shooting, … Continue reading

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Watch an unearthed B-52’s concert from 1980

Watching The B-52’s live back in the day is like getting a full shot of life, you don’t stop moving till the end, they were just all so young. This full show that was filmed in B&W at the Capitol … Continue reading

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On This Day in 1979, The Clash released ‘London Calling’

‘London Calling’ was The Clash’s third studio album; it was released on December the 14, 1979 in the UK (then in Jan, 1980 in North America). The broader range of styles used on the album, including punk, reggae, rockabilly, R&B … Continue reading

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Check out this classic photo featuring Joe Strummer, Peter Tork, Brian Setzer, Nash Kato and Chrissie Hynde

Check out this amazing pic of the late great Joe Strummer of The Clash with Brian Setzer from The Stray Cats and The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Peter Tork of The Monkees, Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders and Nash Kato from … Continue reading

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The B-52’s album ‘Whammy!’ was released on this day in 1983

– ‘Whammy!’ was released on April 27th 1983 – it was the B-52’s third studio album and was produced by Steven Stanley (Grace Jone, Talking Heads) – the album spawned three singles, “Legal Tender”, “Whammy Kiss”, and “Song for a … Continue reading

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