Annotation

Tracks 1, 12-13: Bonds Int. Casino, New York City, USA, 1981
Track 2: Victoria Park, Hackney, London, England, 1978
Track 3: Music Machine, London, England, 1978
Track 4, 6, 10, 14-17: The Orpheum, Boston, USA, 1982
Track 5: Shea Stadium, New York City, USA, 1982
Tracks 7, 11: Lewisham Odeon, London, England, 1980
Tracks 8-9: The Lyceum, London, England, 1978

Annotation last modified on 2007-10-07 20:35 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Complete Control
3:46
2 London’s Burning
2:04
3 What’s My Name
1:44
4 Clash City Rockers
3:30
5 Career Opportunities
2:07
6 (White Man) In Hammersmith Palais
4:28
7 Capital Radio
2:58
8 City of the Dead
2:47
9 I Fought the Law
2:36
10 London Calling
3:29
11 Armagideon Time
5:05
12 Train in Vain
4:44
13 The Guns of Brixton
3:36
14 The Magnificent Seven
6:10
15 Know Your Rights
4:05
16 Should I Stay or Should I Go
3:15
17 Straight to Hell
7:24

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Paul Simonon (tracks 1–12, 14–17)
Joe Strummer (track 13)
drums:
Terry Chimes (tracks 4–6, 10, 14–17)
Topper Headon (tracks 1–3, 7–9, 11–13)
organ:
Mick Gallagher (track 11)
electric guitar:
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (tracks 1–12, 14–17)
Paul Simonon (track 13)
Joe Strummer (tracks 1–12, 14–17)
additional vocals:
Mikey Dread (track 11)
background vocals:
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (tracks 1–10, 14)
Paul Simonon (tracks 2–3, 5, 7, 9–10)
Joe Strummer (track 16)
composer:
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track 7)
Paul Simonon (track 13)
Joe Strummer (track 7)
Sonny Curtis (track 9)
Willi Williams (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (tracks 12, 16)
Paul Simonon (track 13)
Joe Strummer (tracks 1–11, 14–15, 17)
lyricist:
Paul Simonon (track 13)
Sonny Curtis (track 9)
Willi Williams (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 11)
recorded by:
Glyn Johns (1982-10-13) (track 5)
writer:
Topper Headon (tracks 5, 14, 17)
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (tracks 1–6, 8, 10, 12, 14–17)
Keith Levene (track 3)
Paul Simonon (tracks 5, 14, 17)
Joe Strummer (tracks 1–6, 8, 10, 12, 14–17)
recorded at:
Victoria Park in Hackney, London, England, United Kingdom (1978-04-30) (track 2)
KOKO in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1978-07-27) (track 3)
Lyceum Theatre in London, England, United Kingdom (1978-12-28) (tracks 8–9)
Lewisham Odeon in Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom (1980-02-18) (tracks 7, 11)
Bonds International Casino in New York, New York, United States (1981-06-13) (tracks 1, 12–13)
Orpheum Theatre (1852-1900 Boston Music Hall) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1982-09-07) (tracks 4, 6, 10, 14–15)
Orpheum Theatre (1852-1900 Boston Music Hall) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1982-09-08) (tracks 16–17)
Shea Stadium (baseball stadium) in Queens, New York, New York, United States (1982-10-13) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Magnificent Romeo (track 14)
later parody versions:
Sheffield Calling (track 10)
Should I Stay (track 16)
The Crush (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Semlan brinner (track 2)
later translated versions:
Algete arde (track 2)
Pra ficar comigo (track 12)
later versions:
live cover recording of:
Armagideon Time (track 11)
I Fought the Law (track 9)
live recording of:
Capital Radio (track 7)
City of the Dead (track 8)
Clash City Rockers (track 4)
Complete Control (track 1)
Know Your Rights (track 15)
London Calling (song) (track 10)
London’s Burning (track 2)
Straight to Hell (track 17)
The Guns of Brixton (track 13)
Train in Vain (track 12)
What’s My Name (track 3)
Career Opportunities (1982-10-13) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Polkas on 45 (track 16)