The Clash’s Crucial Reggae

We’re celebrating Joe Strummer’s Bday with a Punky Reggae Party

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The Clash, the amorphous British punks, remain one of the most influential bands of the 20th Century. Beginning with the unhinged cacophony of the quartet’s eponymous debut, the group remained on the cutting edge of a fast-changing musical landscape, gorging on everything from reggae to disco to hip-hop with the same gusto with which they ingested amphetamines.  The Clash’s embrace …

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