CBGB Film Pass

Thursday, July 5, 2012: It was a beautiful summer day. I hopped the train from Asbury Park and was at Penn Station in about an hour and a half. Was supposed to have a few friends in tow … but that didn’t quite gel. But that’s okay. I was undeterred and quite determined to see the New York premier of Danny Garcia’s documentary The Rise And Fall Of The Clash at the CBGB Film Festival. I had purchased four tickets ahead of time to be certain I was…Continue Reading “The Rise And Fall Of The Clash @ CBGB Film Festival”

Rise-And-Fall-Poster

Every day brings more information about the upcoming film, The Rise And Fall Of The Clash directed by Danny Garcia. There will be two premiers of The Rise And Fall Of The Clash. The first premier will take place Sat June 30th 2012 in Madrid, Spain at the Transmissions Festival on a Clash Special Day with Don Letts, David Mingay and Danny Garcia. The United States World Premier of The Rise And Fall Of The Clash will place on Thursday July 5th at 7:15 PM at the Landmark Sunshine…Continue Reading “The World Premier: The Rise And Fall Of The Clash”

Clash Asbury

This is a public service announcement. With guitar … You have the right to free Speech as long as you’re not Dumb enough to actually try it … Strummer/Jones In 1982 while most of the first-gen punk bands withered on the vine and died, The Clash were starting a world tour behind their fifth album “Combat Rock”. As a long time Clash fan … it’s not one of my faves. But it’s certainly not their worst. It did yield some hits with “Rock The Casbah”…Continue Reading “The Clash @ Asbury Park Convention Hall 1982”