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Old 03-03-2004, 11:47 AM   #1
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What is the best Clash album?
I've got Combat Rock and The Essential. What's the next move? I'm thinking London Calling or The Clash.

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Old 03-03-2004, 11:58 AM   #2
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London Calling is the one, baby

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Old 03-03-2004, 12:13 PM   #3
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London Calling.
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Old 03-03-2004, 12:53 PM   #4
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Old 03-03-2004, 01:33 PM   #5
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Old 03-03-2004, 02:01 PM   #6
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I have a funny story about "London Calling"...
I have a habit (I guess you would say) of listening to it the day after going to the pub. I somehow always take it with me in the car on the drive to work. Sometimes I'm burping and it tastes like beer (OK, I should have put a warining on this reply) and it makes me think of "Rudie Can't Fail" and the line about "drinking brew for breakfast". So then I have to skip ahead to that track and listen to it several times.
I know...I'm special.
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Old 03-03-2004, 06:04 PM   #7
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London Calling is my fave, so I definitely recommend that one
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Old 03-03-2004, 11:12 PM   #8
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London Calling for sure!
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Old 03-04-2004, 12:14 AM   #9
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london calling is the best album ever recorded by any band

the self-titled album is usually my favorite though, but give em enough rope is severly underrated.

i love sandinista, but i'm one of the many who susbcribe to the theory that it really is a bit too long.

the bottom line: you can't go wrong because you already own the "worst" one ("worst" is a relative term when speaking of the clash, of course )

i suggest you also take a look at the joe strummer & the mescaleros albums. streetcore is the best, but again, you can't go wrong...and some big audio dynamite is really good.
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London Calling = my favorite album of all time

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