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The Clash

Guns Of Brixton

  • Punk
  • Rock
  • Reggae
  • Space
  • Bass
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  • 2012
  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 1977

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“The Guns of Brixton” is a song by the English punk rock band The Clash. It was written and sung by bassist Paul Simonon, who grew up in Brixton, south London. The song has a strong reggae influence, reflecting the culture of the area, with a knowing nod to the classic reggae gangster film The Harder They Come. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Oh, the guns of Brixton ... You can crush us ... You can bruise us

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