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The Clash: London Calling (Epic Records)

Michael Goldberg, San Francisco Chronicle, 13 January 1980

SINCE THIS English foursome first emerged in London in 1976, they have been at the very forefront of rock and roll. Their debut album, The Clash is considered by some to be one of the best rock and roll albums recorded in rock's relatively brief, 35-year existence.

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