Why did the Clash break up?

Chris Salewicz: People say to me: what happened to The Clash? Why did they break up and I always say: well, they went mad and people think I’m jok¬ing. I’m not!

The Rise and Fall of the Clash gets all the different angles, from all the right people, on the saddest bust up in the music business

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The Rise and Fall of the Clash Paperback Out Now!!!


The interviews, the script, and the full story behind Danny Garcia’s explosive documentary film about the last days of The Clash. Told by members of the band and those who were actually there.

Music writer and journalist Chris Salewicz (who provides the foreword to Garcia’s book):  ‘it’s like a Shakesperian tragi-drama…with the emphasis on the tragic’.

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