The Clash, recording their self titled debut album at CBS Studios, Whitfield St, London, 1977

The Clash, recording their self titled debut album at CBS Studios, Whitfield St, London, 1977

The Clash: promo poster for the White Riot Single, photo by Caroline Coon, 1977
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The Clash: Paul Simonon at The Electric Ladyland, pic by Joe Stevens, August 1978
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The Clash: Paul Simonon at The Electric Ladyland, pic by Joe Stevens, August 1978

The Clash: cover variant for the band’s NME classic cover, photo by Chalkie Davies, 1977
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The Clash: cover variant for the band’s NME classic cover, photo by Chalkie Davies, 1977

The Clash: Paul Simonon by Bev Davies, 1979
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The Clash: original five piece lineup, featuring Keith Levene on guitar, 1976

The Clash: original five piece lineup, featuring Keith Levene on guitar, 1976

The Clash, Punk Magazine #17, artwork by Bruce Carleton, May/June 1979

The Clash, Punk Magazine #17, artwork by Bruce Carleton, May/June 1979

The Clash, Record Mirror, circa 1979

The Clash, Record Mirror, circa 1979

The Clash live at The Coliseum, a sex cinema in Harlesden, March 1977
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The Clash live at The Coliseum, a sex cinema in Harlesden, March 1977

The Clash by Adrian Boot, Belfast 1977

The Clash by Adrian Boot, Belfast 1977

The Clash: Paul Simonon, photo by Denis O’Regan, ca 1977
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The Clash, live, ca 1979

The Clash, live, ca 1979

The Clash, Paul Simonon and Topper Headon, photo by Alain Bali, ca 1977-78
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The Clash, Paul Simonon and Topper Headon, photo by Alain Bali, ca 1977-78

The Clash at the Electric Circus, The Poser Photozine, 1980
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The Clash at the Electric CircusThe Poser Photozine, 1980

The Clash, NME December 1977

The Clash, NME December 1977