Where to begin singing the praises of theese boys?to say that they helped change my life is no understatement.Longtime fan,from the time Give 'em enough rope came out-I was young,but had a very hip uncle-who had,yes-hung out with the band,as I've heard so many people report.Very...
Palladium New York--The show on the cover of London's Calling
Bonds--Won tickets from a radio station and got to go backstage after the show
Shea Stadium--My cop friend 'tinned' us in.
Pier 84--Right next to the Intrepid in the Hudson River
Asbury Park, NJ--The Mickless and...
I managed to see them in Cornwall UK about 81, Topper the drummer had already been kicked out for his drug abuse.
I shed a tear when Joe Strummer died, I remember wrapping Christmas presents when the news came on the radio ..bad times.
Joe only lived 70 miles from me at the end...
I grew up listening to The Clash. London Calling is one of the best albums of all-time, if not THE best. I was so heartbroken when Joe Strummer died. I wish more people nowadays listened to The Clash. I don't think there will ever be a better punk rock band.