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  1. Rock duo The Black Keys will play in Greenwich as part of their Turn Blue tour next year.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News Shopper

    The tour celebrates their latest album of the same name, which debuted at number one in the US and number two in the UK and was described by Rolling Stone as "The best, most consistently gripping album the Keys have ever made.

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  2. Tax Avoidance: Why it stings more when it's musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Statesman

    ... political unrest or upheaval has been articulated and characterised by movements such as punk, and musicians like The Clash. Music is the product of counterculture and the working class, and those who voice our lives purport to do so with empathy. ...

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  3. Today in Rock: July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    ... and roll as a corruptive influence on the people. (This eventually inspires both the graphic novel Perseopolis and the Clash song "Rock The Casbah" .) On this day in 1994 The International Astronomical Union names an asteroid in Mars' orbit ...

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  4. Jay-Z and Scarface: pharma staff's anonymous Wikipedia interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    ... tastes varied between companies: judging by the origin of edits, Lilly staff appear to like London Calling , the Clash's 1979 double album, Bob Dylan's Blood on the Tracks , Pachelbel's Canon , and Fred Durst , lead singer of Limp Bizkit, and the ...

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  5. Viv Albertine: Punk's female pioneer on The Slits, violence,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Independent

    ... it was like being at the frontline of music's most rebellious epoch. While she opens up about her ex-boyfriend The Clash musician Mick Jones, the truth about damaged Sid Vicious and divulges a truly embarrassing sex story about Johnny Rotten. She ...

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  6. The Other Repo Man: A look at the life of Repo Records owner Dan MathersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... is a huge fan of punk; he loves bands like Joy Division and The Buzzcocks. In 1981, he traveled to New York to see The Clash play at Bond's Casino, which he described as "one of the greatest things I've ever done." As he lists some of his favorite ...

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  7. ABBA to Release Landmark 'Live at Wembley Arena' Concert, 9/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... end of their touring life. Backstage they would have admirers such as Ian Dury, Joe Strummer ('Spanish Bombs' from the Clash's London Calling was said to be influenced by ABBA ) and Jimmy Page dropping by to catch the hottest ticket in town. John ...

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  8. The Resilient Farm and HomesteadRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    "Should I stay or should I go" is the refrain of a great song by my all-time favorite band, The Clash, and it's a question we confront daily.

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  9. 10 Classic Punk Records That Actually Kind of SuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Phoenix New Times

    ... out who the main influences were on the holy trinity, The Ramones (the fathers), Sex Pistols (the sons), and The Clash (the holy ghosts). If we can agree that said influences were probably doing their thing from, at very least, the mid-'60s, then ...

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  10. Should I stay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Times of Israel

    Should I stay or should I go now? If I go there will be trouble And if I stay it will be double So come on and let me know.

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  11. Rich Hope plays the ungospel truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Burnaby Now

    ... Sugar is getting a little help from reggae legend Willi Williams, one of Hope's musical icons ever since he heard The Clash cover the Jamaican singer's hit "Armagideon Time" as the B-side to "London Calling." "We ended up writing a song called ...

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  12. Who has the best ever guitar riff?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of the greatest guitar riffs of all time, but can they beat the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Blur, the Clash and Nirvana? In a web poll bound to get music fans around the world passionately arguing for the next 10 days, British radio ...

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  13. Who has the best ever guitar riff?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    INXS, AC/DC and Jet have made a long list of the greatest guitar riffs of all time, but can they beat the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Blur, the Clash and Nirvana? In a web poll bound to get music fans around the world passionately arguing for the next 10 days, British radio station BBC 2 has given its web users a long list of 100 ... (more)

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  14. Dexters to release new single 'Cloudfest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Music-News.com

    ... fan following. With a mix of influences ranging from the aggressive visceral punk of bands like The Strokes, The Clash and Sex Pistols to the tuneful storytelling of artists like The Kinks, Dexters bring a refreshing modern swagger and youthful ...

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  15. Nine QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Tucson Weekly

    ... Creedence Clearwater Revival, King Diamond, the Queers, Cryptic Slaughter, Johnny Cash, the Misfits, Slayer, the Clash, the Ramones and Social Distortion. Hank Williams' Greatest Hits. Is it a cop out to name a compilation? (Laughs) First alternate ...

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  16. Cinema ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    "When you're a Jet/you're a Jet all the way/from your first cigarette/to your last dyin' day."

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  17. PIONEERTOWN: X goes acoustic at Pappy & Harriet'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... you say, 'Sure, let's give it a shot.'" As The Ramones and Television played CBGB's and shaped New York punk and The Clash and the Sex Pistols took over London, X planted the flag for LA, adding a roots and rockabilly sensibility to the poetry and ...

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  18. Who has the best ever guitar riff?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Age

    INXS, AC/DC and Jet have made a long list of the greatest guitar riffs of all time, but can they beat the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Blur, the Clash and Nirvana? In a web poll bound to get music fans around the world passionately arguing for the next 10 days, British radio station BBC 2 has given its web users a long list of 100 ... (more)

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  19. The Persistence of PunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Billboard

    ... Roll Hall of Fame, which has generally been kind to punk pioneers like The Ramones, Patti Smith, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and the Stooges, all inducted over the past decade. At the rate he's going, the RRHOF will also have to make way for Aussie ...

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  20. Lip service: Black Lips' own brand of maturityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Mountain Xpress

    ... "I mean, a lot of my favorite bands come from a punk start. You're raw and you're loved," Swilley says, citing The Clash as a particular example. "The key thing is never forgetting what made you cool in the first place, what made people love you." ...

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