Posts tagged "the clash"

Watch the Clash’s ‘New Year’s Day ’77’ Doc, Featuring Previously Unseen Live Footage

The BBC has assembled a brand-new documentary on revolutionary punks the Clash, titled The Clash: New Year's Day '77. Shot by…
By: Rachel Brodsky / January 5, 2015

You Can Now Buy Joe Strummer’s 1963 Thunderbird

If you're interested in owning a piece of rock'n'roll history, and if you happen to have just come into a large sum of money, consider…
By: Brennan Carley / August 13, 2014

Frank Ocean Can Dunk on Balmy Clash-Diplo Collaboration ‘Hero’

Save a spot on your March Madness bracket for whatever team has Frank Ocean. The channel ORANGE singer, who has been quiet lately…
By: Marc Hogan / March 10, 2014

Frank Ocean to Return Backed by Diplo and Clash Members

The math may not quite add up in this case, but Converse's "Three Artists One Song" series is delivering a new installment on Monday and…
By: Chris Martins / March 7, 2014

Junior Murvin, Reggae Great, Dies at Home in Jamaica

Reggae great Junior Murvin reportedly died Monday morning at his home in Portland Parish, Jamaica. The falsetto singer born Murvin Junior Smith i…
By: Chris Martins / December 2, 2013

Watch The Clash Perform ‘Should I Stay or Should I Go’ at 1983’s US Festival

By 1983, the Clash were one of the biggest bands in the world, but they were nearly at the end of their rope.
By: Jem Aswad / November 25, 2013

Watch Fred Armisen, as Ian Rubbish, Goof on Punk With the Clash Members

"That's what punk's all about, innit? Not plannin' nuffing!" So says Portlandia co-star Fred Armisen, in character as his '70s U.K. punk Ian Rubbish,…
By: Marc Hogan / October 16, 2013

Sons of Anarchy: ‘SLC Punk!’ 15 Years Later

At the end of writer-director James Merendino's 1998 screed of a film, SLC Punk!, the main malcontent, Stevo, played by Matthew Lillard, sit…
By: David Marchese / September 24, 2013

Watch Joe Strummer Dissect the Clash in New ‘Audio Ammunition’ Documentary

Google Play has released a new five-part documentary about the Clash featuring never-before-seen footage of the late Joe Strummer and fresh interviews with the band'…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 10, 2013

New Clash, Sly & the Family Stone Box Sets Clean the Vaults, Test Fans’ Boundaries

The Clash, Sound System (Sony Legacy)9…
By: Jem Aswad / September 10, 2013

Swaginista! The Clash Announce Boombox-Shaped Box Set Full of Wonder

The Clash will soon release what guitarist Mick Jones recently described to the Guardian as the "best box set ever." This fall, the punk…
By: Kyle McGovern / May 21, 2013

Punk Goes Uptown: See the Met’s ‘Chaos to Couture’ Exhibition

Running from May 9 to August 14 in Manhattan, the Metropolitan Museum of Art's PUNK: From Chaos to Couture exhibition shows how the…
By: SPIN Staff / May 2, 2013

Zine and Heard: Rare Images from the Punk Press

From hand-stapled zines, to show posters, to album art and inserts, the punk press was just as creative, roiling, and edgy as the music that…
By: Ken Bachor / March 22, 2013

Joe Strummer’s Complex Legacy: 10 Years After the Clash Leader’s Death

On December 22 it will be 10 years since the unexpected death of Joe Strummer, singer, lyricist, rhythm guitarist, and centerpiece of the Clash. Strummer…
By: JH Tompkins / December 17, 2012

One Direction Adorably Pretend to Know Who the Clash Are

We were so busy bitching about how a new Bat for Lashes song sounds like Gotye, we didn't even bother realizing there was a…
By: SPIN Staff / October 1, 2012

See Dramatic Trailers for New Rolling Stones and Clash Docs

Two of the biggest Micks in music are celebrated in a pair of new documentaries. As previously reported, Oscar-nominated director Brett Morgen is taking o…
By: Chris Martins / September 26, 2012

‘Strummer of Love’ Continues With Joe Strummer Comp

Yesterday would have been the Clash legend Joe Strummer's 60th birthday (as some pun-loving U.K. festival organizers reminded us). To celebrate his life, the…
By: Kory Grow / August 22, 2012

Joe Strummer Remembered With Punny U.K. Festival

Joe Strummer's pals have announced plans to mark the 10th anniversary of the Clash singer's death in an excitingly punny fashion — with the Strummer…
By: Devon Maloney / April 10, 2012

Mick Jones Wants to Loan You His Clash Memorabilia

Mick Jones likes show and tell. The Clash guitarist has gathered up a bunch of his band's nicknacks and put them on display in west…
By: Devon Maloney / March 9, 2012

EXCLUSIVE: First Look at New Clash Documentary

They're one of the greatest bands of the last 40 years, and now the Clash are being profiled in a new documentary, airing this weekend…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / December 7, 2010
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