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  1. Today in Rock: January 31Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... lyrics to The Beatles ' "Being For The Benefit of Mr. Kite". On this day in 1979 Bo Diddley opens up for punk band The Clash at the beginning of their first US tour. On this day in 1988 Herb Alpert performs the US national anthem at Super Bowl XXII ...


  2. Carl Barat & The JackalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    ... Carl's jubilation at being back amongst fellow rock grotbags crackles through these corroded reels. As always, The Clash and the ideals of wartime British backbone are his benchmarks. The ragged shanty of opener 'Glory Days' tacks a tribute to the ...


  3. The Libertines to headline T in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    The Libertines will headline T in the Park 2015. The likely lads are the very first act to be announced for this year's festival ' the first to be held at T in the Park's brand new home, Strathallan Castle, which will take place across the weekend of 10th-12th July 2015.


  4. SinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Gawker

    ... J looks cute today; I can't believe Mr. H told me to be quiet in government class; I just discovered this new band The Clash they're so punk (something Stacy would have said); I'm hungry where should we go for lunch? Honest-to-god crushes and ...


  5. Joe Strummer Movie To Premiere In MarchRead the original story

    Thursday |

    A documentary charting Joe Strummer 's escape to Spain as The Clash began to disintegrate will premiere in London in March . The film, titled I Need A Dodge, explores the British rocker's time in Granada in the mid-1980s after he fled Britain to avoid the fallout of Mick Jones' sacking from the band.


  6. The Levellers to perform acoustic concert following screening of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Online

    ... is history. One is how I make my living and the other is now my main interest." "When I was about 14 and I heard The Clash, basically. I saw them on a Saturday morning TV show and they just looked like the coolest thing. I loved the sound of those ...


  7. Spotlight band: The DeadbeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... Our sound is loud and powerful. Our influences include The Sex Pistols, Johnny Thunders, Rancid, Green Day, The Clash, etc.... The biggest gig we've played to date was at The Talbot in Burnley at the end of November last. They're mad for the punk up ...


  8. How Throwback Flick Seoul Searching Puts a New Spin on Teen ComediesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Wired

    ... Music is very important to Lee, a "music freak" who tends to write with certain songs in mind - like his use of the Clash's "Should I Stay or Should I Go" in the film's opening. Throughout the movie he also sprinkles in classics like "If You Leave" ...


  9. Mark Lanegan Band, Bristol O2 Academy - reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | This Is Bristol

    He may have recently turned 50 but Seattle's Mark Lanegan shows no real signs of growing old gracefully or compromising, as this intense and captivating 90-minute performance proved. The frontman of mid-80s grunge band The Screaming Trees has had an unpredictable solo career that has seen numerous and diverse collaborations, most notably with former Belle and Sebastian singer Isobel Campbell and Soulsavers.


  10. January's Most Talked About New Art ExhibitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Londonist

    ... version of an Alexander Calder mobile. Until 14 March, free. Paul Simonon: Wot No Bike at ICA The bassist from the The Clash has turned his hand to painting and in these works he mixes his biker background with the genre of still life. An ...


  11. Eurozone catastrophe fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... statement. "Everyone respects their decision. My conscience is clear." To the booming sounds of Rock the Casbah by The Clash, Syriza's leader Alexis Tsipras told a rally of thousands of supporters he would defeat "austerity which destroys our common ...


  12. This Day in Music History: January 22ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WPLR

    ... acceptance speech. Due to this incident, every subsequent American Music Awards show was on broadcast delay. 1983: The Clash peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with "Rock the Casbah" which was their first and only top ten ...


  13. Ex Hex pay tribute to 'Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains' in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Dern). If you've never seen it, it's definitely midnight movie material made even more fun by the presence of The Clash's Paul Simonon and Sex Pistols' Steve Jones and Paul Cook as members of a UK punk band The Stains tour with (fronted by a young ...


  14. More Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | KXVO

    ... roots Americana music as well as a touch of rebellious '70s punk, The Nickel Slots draw the line that connects to The Clash. From the sentimental folk tune to the foot-stomping, raucous sing-along, their alt-country rock songs bring you back to a ...


  15. The Nickel Slots out of Sacramento, California Announce the Release...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Freshnews

    ... music as well as a touch of rebellious '70s punk, The Nickel Slots draw the line that connects Johnny Cash to The Clash. From the sentimental folk tune to the foot-stomping, raucous sing-along, their alt-country rock songs bring you back to a ...


  16. Almost famousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    ... classic Clash songs. And as luck would have it, during Adams' audition for 7Seconds he was asked to play a song by The Clash. Hubble's brushes with rock 'n' roll almost seemed predetermined. But it was a fateful audition with Steve Mack of That ...


  17. Glasgow Film Festival announces 2015 line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    ... Kate Winslet in a 17th century period drama set in the Palace of Versailles. The chaotic early history of The Clash will be recalled in a new documentary about Joe Strummer, while the festival will unveil a new digital print of the classic Talking ...


  18. Art World Abstracts: The Inevitable Andy Warhol Sneaker Collaboration, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The New York Observer

    ... been convicted of plagiarism over his painting of the Belgian politician Jean-Marie Dedecker. [ Hyperallergic ] The Clash may be "The Only Band That Matters," but the show of artwork by bassist Paul Simonen at the ICA in London doesn't matter. ...


  19. Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra Kick Off Yearlong Residency with No Place to Go TonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 |

    ... as NPR's "Weekend Edition," PRI's "The World," NHPR's "Word of Mouth," and WNYC's "Soundcheck," and contributed to the Clash cover album "Sandinista." They also play songs on and appear in the film "The Shift." For tickets, go online at ...


  20. Clash Bassist Simonon Trades Smashing Guitars for OilsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bloomberg

    Paul Simonon is famous as the bassist of punk band The Clash, captured destroying his guitar on the cover of the album " London Calling." It's a violent and angry image.