“The Guns of Brixton”
For your amusement.
A fan video of the Clash song with a near obsessive emphasis on Paul Simonon:
Nouvelle Vague’s languid cover:
Arcade Fire’s version has more texture, instrumentally :
Santogold’s “Guns of Brooklyn”. The Clash’s sound, already heavily influenced by dub, comes full circle:
Bonus Track: Arcade Fire performs “Neon Bible” in an elevator. Canada (or at least most of Quebec) is redeemed.