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  1. London Eye to host lectures on 'adoptive Londoners' - " from Dickens to ThatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | This Is London

    ... Sinclair and Gavin Stamp, talking about figures from Princess Diana to Julian Assange and comedian Peter Cook to The Clash's Joe Strummer. Guests choose which of the 32 pods to join, although all speakers and guests mingle for a reception before and ...

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  2. Flashback: The Clash Storm Tokyo in 1982Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    In hindsight, The Clash probably shouldn't have agreed to tour Asia and Australia in early 1982. Beyond the fact that it came midway through the tense Combat Rock sessions, promoters put together an insane schedule of 25 shows in a little over a month.

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  3. Pugnacious pop sounds in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | SILive.com

    ... Realistics . The group created a buzz that earned them opening spots for Mooney Suzuki, the Strokes, Joe Strummer (the Clash) and Blondie. Despite its promising start, however, the Realistics went the unfortunate way of countless other aspiring pop ...

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  4. Dominion Resources: 'Should I Stay Or Should I Go?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Seeking Alpha

    As part of the original British punk rock invasion of the music scene in 1976, The Clash was an influential band until it dispersed in 1986. They released an iconic song in 1981 that is the same as the title of this article.

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  5. Time and Place: Shaky BootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... of his guitar waiting for the possibility of the guitar shattering into multiple pieces, as if off the cover of The Clash's "London Calling" album. Instead he stopped the forward motion of the guitar just inches off the ground and laid it carefully ...

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  6. The SetlistSchooool's Out!Start your sonic summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... in 1903, the tune's been performed by Duke Ellington, Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis, James Brown, Wilson Pickett, The Clash, Bob Dylan and Nick Cave (and probably others!) - to modern day tracks such as The Dixie Chicks' "Goodbye Earl," Gillian ...

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  7. Borderline AmericanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Over the course of the last several decades, a very small percentage of bands have managed to contain the talents and egos of more than one lead singer-songwriter. The most celebrated have included Arcade Fire, OutKast, The Clash, Fugazi, Steely Dan, and, of course, The Beatles.

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  8. "The Name's Bond. Jame--" "SHHHHHHHH" Interrupts Whining LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Defamer

    In 1979, The Clash released London Calling , an album thought by many to be one of the greatest of all time. Perhaps they should have called it London Complaining , however-or, more precisely, London Complaining About the Filming of the New James Bond Movie .

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  9. Punk musicians revel in old-school concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Burbank Leader

    ... taunting beat while belting out: "Get out of my life! You're just a waste of my time!" Harbour was once a part of the Clash entourage. She was the only woman ever to perform with that hugely influential punk act onstage, and was married for a time ...

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  10. Five Books for Summer ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | East Bay Express

    ... flip tone in her new memoir, Clothes, Music, Boys, Albertine was present for the formation of The Sex Pistols and The Clash, whose "Train in Vain" directs typical jilted dude notions - You say you stand / by your man - at Albertine. Which gets at ...

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  11. Rutherglen and Cambuslang students gear up to star in punk take of classic Shakespeare playRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Daily Record

    ... Shakespeare's original story but adds a contemporary punk twist, including a soundtrack comprising Joy Division, The Clash, Blondie, and Madness. Former Hutchesons' Grammar School pupil Jenna, who will perform as one of The Rude Mechanicals in the ...

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  12. In defense of the lowly "Greatest Hits" album:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Salon

    ... not fall in love, at least a little bit? The greatest hits album that changed my life is definitely "The Story of the Clash, Vol. 1," which I bought in college from the dearly departed record shop ear X-tacy in Louisville, Kentucky. I wasn't born ...

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  13. Henry Rollins: Why So Few Bands Make Great Sophmore AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | LA Weekly

    ... from that came a lot of albums that are fantastic. Debut LPs by Generation X, Buzzcocks, The Damned, X-Ray Spex, The Clash, The Sex Pistols, The Adverts, Wire and Eater, to name a handful, are all incredible. How some of those bands were able to ...

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  14. Choice Makes Transformational ChangeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Hotel Interactive

    ... of all walks of life presented with a reason they could travel should they chose to. It's set to the soundtrack of The Clash's "Should I Stay or Should I Go" with playful new lyrics of people deciding should they stay or should they go. "You see ...

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  15. Choice Hotels International Urges More StaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MediaPost

    A new campaign for Choice Hotels International hopes consumers will answer "stay" when posed with the song title question "Should I stay or should I go?" The theme of the campaign, from McCann New York, is built around the catchy 1982 punk rock title from the English band, "The Clash." The song previously was used in a 60-second spot for Levi's in 1991.

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  16. We_Are_Z to release single as follow-up to Southampton gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Daily Echo

    ... Weekend, Devo and Franz Ferdinand, their influences include David Bowie, Serge Gainsborough, Talking Heads, Blur, The Clash and Static. Gaby, Drew, Clement, Archie and Guillaume are all experienced musicians in their own right, having performed with ...

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  17. Choice Hotels Urges More StaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MediaPost

    A new campaign for Choice Hotels International hopes consumers will answer "stay" when posed with the song title question "Should I stay or should I go?" The theme of the campaign, from McCann New York, is built around the catchy 1982 punk rock title from the English band, "The Clash." The song previously was used in a 60-second spot for Levi's in 1991.

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  18. MoreRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Art Daily

    ... features a largely unseen collection of 64 black and white images of many important bands and musicians including The Clash, The Specials, Sex Pistols, Elvis Costello, David Bowie, Thin Lizzy and The Who. Born in 1955 and growing up in Sully, South ...

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  19. The Slits launch Kickstarter for new documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NME

    ... has been poured into this project already." Ari Up formed The Slits in 1976 at the age of 14. The band supported The Clash on their 1977 White Riot tour and went on to release two albums, 1979's 'Cut' and 1981's 'Return Of The Giant Slits' before ...

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  20. Joe Ely Named Texas State MusicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | RollingStone

    ... solo debut LP in 1977. Since that time he has collaborated with the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Linda Ronstadt and the Clash (he sings backup on the group's 1982 hit "Should I Stay or Should I Go"), and has earned a Grammy, a CMA award and the ...

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