The Clash 2nd Songbook by [BOSHIER]

The Clash 2nd Songbook by [BOSHIER]

The Clash 2nd Songbook

London Riva Music 1979

55pp illustrated with monotone illustrations. Wrapper design by Derek Boshier. Signed on upper wrapper by the artist Lyrics and chords included for All the young punks -- Cheapskates -- Drug stabbin' time -- English civil war -- Gates of the west -- Groovy times -- Guns on the roof -- I fought the law -- Julie's in the drug squad -- Last gang in town -- 1-2 crush on you -- Pressure drop -- The prisoner -- Safe European home -- Stay free -- Tommy gun -- White man in Hammersmith Palais. Boshier taught The Clash's Joe Strummer on a foundation year course at London's Central School of Art & Design in 1970-71.and on remetting the Clashi in 1978 was promptly tasked with producing a songbook as a companion to the release of the group's second long-player, Give 'Em Enough Rope (for which Coon had designed the poster Global Revolution). With spiky lettering and harsh graphics, Boshier's 60-page paperback in 12" x 9" format proved as visually startling as the aural aggression communicated by The Clash.

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