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100 Greatest Albums

Do you ever read those occasional ‘500 Greatest Albums’ or ‘100 Most Influential Albums’ that experts and critics from NME or The Guardian or Rolling Stone compile once in a while. 971 woorden meer

Music

The top 4 albums of my first grad school semester

These four albums never left daily rotation throughout the entire Fall semester! I can credit them with a great deal of preserved sanity, support through late nights, and much needed bursts of energy. 9 woorden meer

Obsessions/collections

The Clash "Rock In Athens 85'."

The Clash in 1985, with their new band members – Vince White and Nick Sheppard (Guitars) and Pete Howard (Drums) they travelled to Athens in Greece to take part in a two-day Rock concert “Rock In Athens 85′”, which saw the likes of bands, Culture Club, Depeche Mode, The Cure and many others. 466 woorden meer

Joe Strummer

Shane MacGowan beyond the Streams of Whiskey

When the National Concert Hall announced a 60th birthday tribute to Shane MacGowan, there was a collective wtf double-take that he’d managed to make it this far — and the same cliches were flying around on his 50th. 512 woorden meer

Weekly Gigs

Mondo Bongo - Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros

“There’s Something there”

On the most laid back of Spanish inflected guitar lines Joe Strummer lays out one of the recording highlights of his twilight years. 123 woorden meer

Flashback: "Train In Vain" by The Clash

For me, this is one of those songs that I didn’t originally think was done by the artists that actually performed it.

Yes Virginia, The Clash really did… 26 woorden meer

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