The Clash On World Cafe

The Clash. (Courtesy of the artist)
The Clash. (Courtesy of the artist)

Mick Jones, Paul Simonon and Nicky "Topper" Headon of The Clash recently visited the WXPN studios for a lively conversation to celebrate the release of Sound System, a new 12-disc box set. The collection includes remastered versions of all the albums the original band released, in addition to video and audio rarities.

In a fascinating discussion, the former bandmates talk about the development of The Clash's image, and how the group's style changed throughout its existence.

Copyright 2015 WXPN-FM. To see more, visit http://www.xpn.org/.

Copyright NPR. View this article on npr.org.