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    December 28, 2010

    No. 4 Gorillaz - Countdown of the Best Concerts of 2010

    ​ Over the last days of 2010 Up On The Sun will be counting down the best live shows of 2010. Today we look at the #4 show of the year, Gorillaz at Comerica Theatre.

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    December 2, 2010

    Coldplay Rings in the Holidays With a New Christmas Song (VIDEO)

    ​Coldplay is back with a new Christmas single, according to Consequence of Sound.The band is prepping for a busy and exciting 2011, having just announced a handful of European festival dates in which they will take a headlining slot. Leading up to the new year, Chris Martin is bringing his band ba ... More >>

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    October 27, 2010

    Gorillaz at Comerica Theatre Last Night

    Luke Holwerda​ Gorillaz Comerica Theatre 10/26/2010 Twelve years ago Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett decided to create a cartoon band. The concept was to separate celebrity from pop music. This was the perfect vehicle for someone like Albarn, who is probably best known as the front man for B ... More >>

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    September 28, 2010

    Alice Cooper Nominated to Join Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    ​Local boy Alice Cooper is up for induction into Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Better news yet, this year's field is so weak he appears to be a shoo-in.Actually, this year's list of 15 nominees is probably no weaker than last year when, somehow, ABBA was inducted into the rock and roll h ... More >>

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    March 2, 2010

    Album Stream: Gorillaz -- Plastic Beach

    The latest Gorillaz album isn't released until next Tuesday, but you can stream it in its entirety at NPR​If you've been dying to listen to Plastic Beach, the latest offering from Gorillaz, since hearing the single "Stylo," then please wait no longer. NPR's Exclusive First Listen has made the enti ... More >>

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    November 4, 2008

    Why The Clash is still 'the only band that matters'

    By Thomas Bond While some musical groups fade into mere memories, that was never going to be the case with The Clash, once famously dubbed “the only band that matters.” More than two decades on from their brea ... More >>

  • Music

    February 8, 2007

    The Good, the Bad & the Queen

    The Good, the Bad & the Queen

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    January 15, 2004

    Various Artists

    White Riot: A Tribute to the Clash (Uncut Magazine)

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    January 2, 2003

    The Magnificent Strummer

    The Clash leader dies, closing out a somber 2002 for rebel music

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    March 9, 2000

    Viva Sandinista!

    Is the Clash still the only band that matters?

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    September 17, 1998


    You got The Knack a long time ago, but Doug Fieger thinks you need it again

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    November 9, 1995