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The Clash: London Calling and Sandinista!

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Wednesday, May 23, 2007
by PopMatters Staff

All this week PopMatters is offering exclusive excerpts from the new Chris Salewicz biography of Joe Strummer, published this week in the U.S. by Faber & Faber.


Wednesday [5/23]: Strummer hangs with Warhol; Thatcher comes to power, and after a lot of sweaty work in a shadowy space in the back of a garage, London Calling is unveiled like a gleaming, bad-ass drag racer.  [read article]


Here we offer some of the best videos from The Clash’s London Calling, Cost of Living EP, and Sandinista!:


The Clash - Clampdown


The Clash - London Calling



  


The Clash—Jimmy Jazz


The Clash—Guns of Brixton


The Clash—Train in Vain


The Clash—Bankrobber


The Clash - I Fought the Law


The Clash - Magnificent Seven [Live @ Tom Synder Show, 1981]


The Clash—The Call Up

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