Tagged: The Clash


Download Frank Ocean, Diplo, and The Clash’s Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, “Hero”

Converse has a history of enlisting recording artists from disparate ends of the pop music spectrum to create original, genre-defying MP3s. The most recent installment of their Three Artists, One Song series is a doozy, … read more »

POSTED March 10, 2014 9:03AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,
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Frank Ocean, Diplo and Two Members of The Clash Team Up for Converse’s Three Artists One Song

Frank Ocean, Diplo and Mick Jones and Paul Siminon of The Clash have collaborated on a new track, “Hero,” the ninth installment of Converse’s Three Artists One Song series. The song rivals the crazy, 13-minute … read more »

POSTED March 7, 2014 11:49AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Staff Selects: Wu Lyf and the End of Brodom

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED November 27, 2012 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Cop A Look: The Style Council

The mod, punk and new wave archetypes of 1980s England come up time and time again as fashion inspiration, but The Style Council, as a band, had a unique look that set them apart from … read more »

POSTED December 1, 2011 12:00PM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lots of Classic Brit Bands (and Coldplay?) To Become Stamps

Chris Martin’s ego could not be reached for comment read more »

POSTED October 16, 2009 1:22PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

Past Blast: The Clash's Interview with Tom Snyder, 1981

Teddy bears are punched. read more »


Maximo Park Robbed Of Joe Strummer Guitar, Reward For Return

What is with thugs right now stealing shit from rock stars? First news of Pearl Jam’s bass player being assaulted, and now Maximo Park guitarist Duncan Lloyd is also reporting that a treasured guitar has been stolen. read more »

POSTED May 15, 2009 11:39AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , ,

The Shaking Hands

The eleven songs on The Shaking Hands pass in under a half hour, but you get a bumper crop of whoa-oh and gang vocal parts in that time. Breakdowns and syncopated vocal parts are in full effect, tailor-making most of the tunes for PBR-fueled beardo sing-a-longs from Gainesville to San Diego. With their self-titled debut, these sons of the Sunshine State come correct with the music and the message. read more »

POSTED April 1, 2009 3:36PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

Best Singles Of 2008, #3 – M.I.A. "Paper Planes"

Ok, we’re taking liberties here, because “Paper Planes” was released in 2007, but it exploded to worldwide popularity in 2008. And hell, if the Grammy’s can come calling a year late, so can we. read more »

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Know Your (Copy)Rights: Predicting The Sampling Fallout From “Paper Planes”

As the rap world’s fascination with MIA’s “Paper Planes” and the parade of “remixes” featuring the likes of 50 Cent, Jim Jones and Freeway (possibly) starts to subside, we’ve been thinking about why more hip-hop … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2008 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,