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  1. Sean McGowan to play one-off show at Southampton's Frog and FrigateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... in the Daily Echo's ones to watch in 2015 list, has enjoyed touring with Get Cape. Wear Cape. He is influenced by The Clash, The Jam, The Specials and Billy Bragg and appeared at the latter's Leftfield stage at Glastonbury.


  2. This Day in Music History: March 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WPLR

    ... Bearsville Studios in Woodstock, NY to begin recording their eighth studio album Automatic for the People. 1978: The Clash's bassist Paul Simonon & drummer Topper Headon were arrested after shooting racing pigeons from the roof of Chalk Farm Studios ...


  3. The Beat Goes On One Year On Playlist Sat 28/03/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Today FM

    The Beat Goes On turned one last week, thanks so much to everyone for all your lovely texts/tweets, here's to another one! 5. Give Me The Night-George Benson 6. The Love I Lost-Harold Melvon & The Blue Notes 7. Streetlife-Randy Crawford 8. Let No Man Putasunder-First Choice 9. It's A Girl's Affair-Change 10. P.Y.T-Michael Jackson 11. Spacer-Sheila B & Devotion 12. Shame-Evelyn Champagne King 13. Heartbreak Reputation-Late Nite Tuff Guy 14. Dancer-Gino Soccio 15. High Pressure Days-The Units 16. Steppin-JMRS 17. Jolene-Dolly Parton 18. Feels Real-Shit Robot 19. Sunny-Pillow Talk 20. Going Back To My Roots-Richie Havens 21. Rock The Casbah-The Clash 22. You Got What It Takes-Bobby Thurston 23. The Boss-Diana Ross 24. In The Middle Of The Night-Jacques Renault 25. Everything She Wants-Wham 26. Situation-Yazoo 27. Hallelujah Anyway-Candi Staton 28. The Tale-Cinema 29. Secret Sunday ... (more)


  4. Youngsters crank it up at Battle of the BandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Shetland Today

    ... Blind Summit performed a scorching set of rock-based guitar covers, from the Black Keys, to the Foo Fighters and The Clash's Should I stay or Should I Go , which had the audience dancing along to the punchy guitar chords. Led by the honey-sweet, yet ...


  5. London's Famous JoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Londonist

    ... was a crap name, and that 'Woody' Mellor wasn't much better as a stage name, and thus Joe Strummer was born. The Clash frontman will forever be linked with the city thanks to London Calling, which is not the best Clash album no matter how many ...


  6. Manic Street Preachers' James Dean Bradfield: 'Sometimes You Need...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    ... We were all into the Skids , Magazine and Wire but especially but some of the punk stuff like the Pistols and the Clash . Then as the mid-'80s broke, we started switching on to other stuff like the first couple of Public Enemy records and especially ...


  7. The Crunch - Neon Madonna - Cargo RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... Geggus ( Cockney Rejects ), bassist Dave Tregunna ( Sham 69 / Lords Of The New Church ) and drummer Terry Chimes ( The Clash ) though now the band has welcomed live collaborator Idde Schultz (keys and backing vox) as the fifth full-time member. The ...


  8. Guest Blog: Like A Virgin - Being a new music blogger in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 |

    ... about my first ever record and how this crazy world of record collecting began at an early age. Or rather than do The Clash's iconic London Calling , I went for their self-titled debut instead and talked about how punk first infiltrated my life back ...


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    Monday Mar 23 | Phoenix New Times

    ... decades. Social Distortion blazed forth with raw locomotive guitar and rhythm section inspired by the likes of the The Clash, Sex Pistols and the Rolling Stones. It cut its recording teeth on its first single "Mainline/Playpen" on pioneering punk ...


  10. Squeeze to play the Pavilion this autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... in the 1970s for his quickfire delivery of dry, biting and hilarious satirical verse, touring with the likes of The Clash and Sex Pistols. The tousled, raven-haired creator of (I Married A) Monster From Outer Space, Evidently Chickentown and Beasley ...


  11. SXSW: Thousands of Gigs Later, Fest is a WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | KCEN

    ... dancing to its glam pop. Hard rockers The Architects, the last band of the night, tossed in a rendition of The Clash's Bankrobber. a NPR Music's showcase Wednesday night at Stubb's BBQ had talent to satisfy nearly any musical palate. Rapper Boogie ...


  12. SXSW: Thousands of gigs later, festival is a wrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... didn't match the band's previous South By Southwest audiences. Their furious set paid homage to the Ramones and the Clash with short, straight-ahead rock songs and a dalliance with reggae. Drummer Hyoonga took the microphone to sing a song devoted ...


  13. MC5 Guitar Legend Wayne Kramer On How To Make Your Work MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Fast Company

    Guitarist Wayne Kramer says he cofounded the iconic Detroit protopunk band MC5 "right after the Earth cooled," but it was in fact 1964, at the birth of hard rock, and the band went on to influence a genre and more worth of music. A little more than a decade later, he was caught selling cocaine and went to federal prison for two years; the Clash wrote their song "Jail Guitar Doors" about his experience.


  14. Obie Winner Ethan Lipton's No Place to Go to Play Capitol Center for the Arts, 5/1Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 |

    ... been featured on radio shows such as "Weekend Edition," "The World," and "Soundcheck," and contributed songs to The Clash cover album "Sandinista" and the film "The Shift." As a performer, Ethan has worked with Laurie Anderson , Cynthia Hopkins , ...


  15. SXSW Live Shot: Carl Barat & the JackalsOne half of the Libertines rises from the ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Austin Chronicle

    Back in the bad old days of the late Nineties, the UK spit up a vitriolic pair of aces and eights: first the Libertines, then Babyshambles. The former gained few footholds outside of indie skag-rock, although they blew up big thanks to producer and former Clash city rocker Mick Jones.


  16. The Damned attend world premiere of biographical documentary at SXSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NME

    ... and said, 'What should I say?' He said, 'Tell them I died this morning'." The film features appearances from The Clash's Mick Jones, Chrissie Hynde, The Offspring's Dexter Holland, Fugazi/Minor Threat's Ian MacKaye, the Sex Pistols' Glen Matlock, ...


  17. The West Coast Home for Punk Rock RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WireService

    ... shop has what you want." Headline Records offers vintage LPs from punk standards by Bad Religion, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and the Dead Kennedys. It also has offerings from modern bands that may not be known outside their geographic region of the ...


  18. New album coming soon from Gavin Chappell-BatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... period), Buddy Holly, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, The Manics, The Smashing Pumpkins, The Clash. I've got a really dodgy cassette collection that includes things like Bart Simpson and Vanilla Ice. My first memories of ...


  19. CambridgeNews published Ballet, punk and folkd are this week's best of the restRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... Fingers are coming to Cambridge Junction on Sunday. The legendary four-piece contemporaries of the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Jam have lost none of their fierceness. Enjoy thrashing about. Tickets are 19.50 from (01223) 511511 and the doors open ...


  20. The Clash Debuted with "White Riot" Today in 1977Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Guitar Player

    On March 18, 1977, The Clash, four black-clad lads from Notting Hill, London released their first single. "White Riot" went to 38 on the charts.