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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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Remember that time Joe Strummer of The Clash wrote and directed a gangster flick called Hell W10? watch it here

This 1983 silent “movie” shot in B&W on 16mm was written and directed by The Clash’s Joe Strummer, it also featured The Clash’s Paul Simonon and Mick Jones. Some things I’ve read say that this was the end of the Clash, … Continue reading

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Watch the BBC documentary “The Clash: New Year’s Day ’77”

On New Year’s Day BBC Four in the UK aired Julien Temple’s documentary “The Clash: New Year’s Day ’77”, the film featured footage of the legendary band The Clash as they opened the notorious Roxy club on January 1st 1977; … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Topper Headon of The Clash

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The Clash’s ‘Combat Rock’ was released on this day in 1982

–The Clash’s fifth studio album ‘Combat Rock’ was released on May the 14th 1982 -The cover photo for ‘Combat Rock’ was shot on a deserted railway line outside Bangkok while the band was on their Far East tour in 1982. … Continue reading

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