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The ClashGive 'Em Enough Rope

Label:Epic – JE 35543
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Rock
Style:Punk

Tracklist

A1Safe European Home
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:45
A2English Civil War
Arranged ByStrummer*, Jones*
Written-ByTrad.*
2:34
A3Tommy Gun
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:12
A4Julie's Been Working For The Drug Squad
Piano [Uncredited]Allen Lanier
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:01
A5Last Gang In Town
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
5:08
B1Guns On The Roof3:13
B2Drug-Stabbing Time
Saxophone [Uncredited]Stan Bronstein
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:40
B3Stay Free
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:36
B4Cheapskates
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
3:22
B5All The Young Punks (New Boots And Contracts)
Written-ByJ. Strummer*, M. Jones*
4:24
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Notes

Printed Catalogue Numbers:
Epic JE 35543

Produced for K.P. Productions, Inc.
(P) 1978 CBS Records
© 1978 CBS Records
Riva Music Ltd./Nineden Ltd.

Original sound recording made by CBS Records

Made in England

Shorepak by Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd., England

Last track [B5] lasts approximately 30 seconds longer than the time stated on release.
Timing is as per stopwatch, printed timing on the labels is:
A1 3.49 A2 2.34 A3 3.14 A4 3.00 A5 5.10
B1 3.15 B2 3.42 B3 3.37 B4 3.23 B5 4.55

[Lanier/Bronstein credits according to the book "Passion Is A Fashion" by Pat Gilbert, page 210]

Cover concept from a Hugh Brown painting 'End of the Trail for Capitalism', which in turn was inspired by a photograph by Adrian Atwater 'End of the Trail'. Hugh Brown was credited on later releases.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (none): none
  • Other (none): none
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side runout groove machine stamped): pal-35543-1 f
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side runout groove machine stamped): pbl 35543 1Ah
  • Other (additional A-side runout groove machine stamped matrix): pal354391f
  • Other (additional B-side runout groove machine stamped matrix in bold): P BL 35439-1D

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Give 'Em Enough Rope (LP, Album)EpicALK 35543US1978
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Give 'Em Enough Rope (LP, Album)CBSS CBS 82431UK1978
Give 'Em Enough Rope (LP, Album, Repress)EpicPE 35543Canada1978
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Give 'Em Enough Rope (LP, Album)CBS, CBSCBS 82431, 82431Greece1978
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Give 'Em Enough Rope (LP, Album, 1st pressing)EpicJE 35543US1978

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