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Music: The Clash – London Calling
The Clash had a top twenty hit in 1979 with this rousing punk rock anthem about social problems. It is the title track from their classic third album that is highly placed in several greatest albums of all time polls The BBC World service used the call sign ‘This is London Calling’ during the Second World War. The song’s writer, Joe Strummer, had a radio show called ‘Joe Strummer’s London Calling’ on the BBC World service during the 1990s.