The Clash - Live At Shea Stadium

The Clash - Live At Shea Stadium
The Clash - Live At Shea Stadium The Clash - Live At Shea Stadium
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Epic (886973488010)
Special Attributes: Remastered 180g Audiophile Pressing
Release Date: 2008
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"This concert album shows The Clash at the peak of their powers as live performers. Unlike 1999′s From Here To Eternity: Live, which was a compilation of different gigs, Live At Shea Stadium captures the band on one particular occasion: 13 October 1982, when they were opening for The Who‘s farewell tour of the States" (

“...While their studio albums progressed from punk to reggae to new wave—and included many genre diversions—Live at Shea Stadium is pure rock ‘n’ roll. Given the headlining band, the Clash were probably wise not to venture into any of the tripped-out dub of Sandinista. That release’s “Police on My Back”, though, is a charging blast of energy. (Strangely, the opening guitar riff is altered to sound just like the beginning to U2’s “I Will Follow”, but that’s a minor distraction.) Early punk-era cuts like “Career Opportunities” and concert closer “I Fought the Law” have been honed by the band, with their original garage-born buzz replaced by the wallop of a confident, practiced band. The Clash’s professionalism is probably best exhibited by tracks six through eight, where a brisk reading of “Magnificent 7” drops midway into a slower-paced “Armagideon Time”, which segues right back into “Magnificent 7 (Return)”. Though executed flawlessly, the medley choice itself is pretty weird...(Read More:

Track List
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A1 Kosmo Vinyl Introduction         
A2 London Calling         
A3 Police On My Back         
A4 The Guns Of Brixton         
A5 Tommy Gun         
A6 The Magnificent Seven         
A7 Armagideon Time      
A8 The Magnificent Seven (Return)         
B1 Rock The Casbah         
B2 Train In Vain         
B3 Career Opportunities         
B4 Spanish Bombs         
B5 Clampdown         
B6 English Civil War         
B7 Should I Stay Or Should I Go         
B8 I Fought The Law

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