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The Clash were a punk rock band from London, England, United Kingdom, active from 1976 to 1985. One of the most successful and iconic bands from the first wave of punk in the 70s, they incorporated rock and roll, reggae, rockabilly, and eventually many other music styles into their repertoire. They were legendary for their uncommonly intense stage performances.

From their earliest days as a band, The Clash stood apart from their peers with their musicianship as well as their lyrics Read more on Last.fm

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Sunday Slaylist: 35 years of singles by The Clash

March 18th, 2012

The Clash Sunday Spotify Slaylist Thrash Hits

On 18 March 1977, The Clash released their first single – ‘White Riot’. While The Clash – or at least the initial line-up of Joe Strummer, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon and Topper Headon – had formed the previous Summer, it was the release that first introduced them to the world at large. That it was released 35 years ago today gives us the perfect opportunity to look back at the works of one of the most – and it could easily be argued the single most – important punk band of all time via a Spotify Slaylist.

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