Friday, December 14, 2007

A Little Music History For Today's One Cup

Friday's One Cup question: The album voted the eighth best album of all time by Rolling Stone magazine – and the best rock and roll album ever by Entertainment Weekly - was released on this date in 1979 in the band’s native Britain. Featuring songs about, among other things, actor Montgomery Clift and the Spanish Civil War, the album’s cover contained an out-of-focus photograph that was also once voted the best rock and roll photograph of all time. Your One Cup of Java Challenge on this Friday morning – name this album, which also included a track sometimes used for stage entrances by presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani.

Answer: London Calling from The Clash


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