London Calling

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London Calling
Studio album by The Clash
Released 14 December 1979
Recorded August–September, November 1979 at Wessex Sound Studios, London
Genre Punk rock, reggae
Length 65:07
Label CBS, Epic, Legacy
Producer Guy Stevens, Mick Jones
The Clash chronology
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London Calling




London Calling is the third studio album by the English punk rock band The Clash. It was released in 1979 (1980 in the U.S).

The album represented a significant change in The Clash's musical style, which now featured major elements of ska, funk, pop, soul, jazz, rockabilly and reggae far more prominently than in their previous two albums.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Guarisco, Donald A. "Rudie Can't Fail Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 18 February 2008.