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Artist: The Clash

First Release: London Calling

Length: 5:33

Vocals: Joe Strummer


Additional Information:

  • a cover version of the song by Danny Ray and The Revolutioneers [1]
  • Paul Simonon: "Danny Ray put out his version of "Revolution Rock" just before we were recording London Calling." [2]
  • * live premiere at the band's two X-mas gigs in London in December 1979 [3]


  1. a-side of 7" single (High Note Records,1976)
  2. Chris Salewicz: "Redemption Song - The Ballad Of Joe Strummer" (p.251)
  3. [1] Acklam Hall (25 and 26/12/1979)

Revolution Rock
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