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The Clash (final of 3) - London Calling

This post will serve double-duty as a tribute to London Calling and as final post of my three-part series …

I’m not sure of the exact timing of this, but sometime in 1978, The Clash sacked their manager, Bernie Rhodes. 1.966 woorden meer


The Clash (2) - Thinking Man's Yobs

Yob – The antithesis of what a good boy should be – rude, obnoxious, violent and stupid. Formed by spelling ‘boy’ backwards.

Drummer Terry Chimes had felt for a while that this wasn’t the band for him. 735 woorden meer


Netflix says 'Stranger Things' soundtrack is coming to our ears soon

In case you hadn’t heard, the soundtrack to Netflix’s original series “Stranger Things” is pretty stellar.

Not only does the show — which is set in 1983 — feature… 190 woorden meer


Tramline – “Moves of Vegetable Centuries” (13)

Buying the albums sampled on “You Can All Join In”.

More today from Chris Welch’s 2008 notes in the CD insert:

“Guy Stevens, who also worked with Mott The Hoople and later produced the Clash album “London’s Calling” in 1979, died aged 38 in 1981. 174 woorden meer

R.I.P Sandy Pearlman

This year 2016 continues to suck as another tragic rock and roll passing has come to light. This time it is former punk and metal producer Sandy Pearlman. 61 woorden meer


Meddling in Elections

Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook on the prospect that Russia might be meddling in our presidential election:

“The idea that a foreign state could be trying to influence our electoral process, influence who becomes our president of the United States, that’s a very serious situation,”

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"(Don't Fear) The Reaper" Producer Dies, Aged 72

Sandy Pearlman, record executive, manager and producer to Blue Öyster Cult and The Clash, has died, aged 72.

According to a Facebook post by his friend Robert Duncan, Pearlman, who produced The Clash’s album ‘Give ‘Em Enough Rope’ and songs like ‘(Don’t Fear) The Reaper’ for Blue Öyster Cult, passed away peacefully at 12:30 am on July 26. 28 woorden meer