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Let Fury Have the Hour: the Clash

“Let fury have the hour, anger can be power”

Clampdown (1980)

The disease? The politics of consensus. The symptoms? Inflation, unemployment, and union strikes. The juxtaposition of regal and metropolitan was irrelevant: garbage bags obscured London’s edifices, and squatters festered inside of them. 137 woorden meer

Brit Punk

Rude Boy (1980) | When The Clash and punk collided in an electric British classic

Filmed as a fictional documentary, 1980’s Rude Boy follows a Brixton punk (Ray Gange) as he quits his job in a West End sex shop to become a roadie for The Clash during their… 298 woorden meer

British Film

The Clash--Career Opportunities/Janie Jones

Before developing a sound and a political consciousness that would traverse the world, The Clash made British punk music about British issues.  On their debut album, that meant examining the depressed economic state of what was soon to become Thatcherite England.   206 woorden meer


Side After Side, After Side, After Side, After Side... After Side

Last night we made wontons. We made wontons and listened to all six sides of The Clash’s 1980 overwhelming masterpiece, Sandinista!. We prepped, we cooked, well, boiled, and we listened… to all six sides. 46 woorden meer


“Punk Rocker” Anthology – Interview with Christoph Fischer

As some of you already know, I’ve contributed to an anthology called PUNK ROCKER, the much anticipated sequel to “L.A. Punk Rocker”: top author  957 woorden meer

Coach Covers Covers: Top 5 Rock 'n' Roll Covers

On the way into work today, Behind Blue Eyes by the Who came on the radio. After blasting the ballad and enjoying the euphoria of early morning coffee, traffic, and the leftover beer feeling in my plums, I immediately listened to the song again on YouTube in my office. 880 woorden meer


The Clash: "I'm So Bored With the U.S.A."

Tune du Jour: “I’m So Bored With the U.S.A.” – The Clash
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Manic Hispanic vs. The Mods vs. Total Determinacion… 92 woorden meer
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes