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A first outing for The Clash

You would expect me to the like The Clash and indeed I do. Not absolutely everything, but plenty to enjoy and admire. I tend to think of this track as my favourite, but it can be a close run thing – there being several contenders for this highest of accolades (removes tongue from cheek). 28 more words

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Sultry-fication

Here’s one for all you bossa nova, lounge core, schmaltz fans who dig the soft sounds but wanted a bit more lyrical grit, or all you reformed trench coat wearing post punkers who’d worn out your cherished copies of… 758 more words

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Nouvelle Vague

Having been reminded of my fondness for the Guns of Brixton, that was lining up to be my next post. As I searched youtube my eye was drawn to this interesting cover from 2004. 83 more words

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tank fly boss walk jam nitty gritty

Here’s one that should be familiar, but isn’t. So when it came up on 6-Music at the weekend I instantly recognised the underlying theme from the Guns of Brixton – possibly my favourite Clash track. 88 more words

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