Tag Archives: The Clash

The Sounds of the 2012 Opening Ceremonies

As the world watched the opening ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympics, and did comparisons to China’s ’08 spectacular before that Voldemort got a chance to rise, one could not help but be captivated by the cheeky nature of the … Continue reading

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Sampling, Bad Hip-Hop and Jason Derulo

Jason Derulo is one of those artists that you either love or you hate. There’s no middle ground for someone so notorious for playing fast and loose with other people’s music – sampling, or recycling, or whatever you want to … Continue reading

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“London Calling” to Set Background for 2012 Olympics

Critics are left in confusion after hearing word that the Clash’s “London Calling” will set the tone for the upcoming 2012 Olympic countdown advertisement campaigns. The single was the lead and chart-topping hit from the Clash’s 1979 double album, London … Continue reading

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