London Calling is the third studio album by English rock band the Clash. It was originally released as a double album in the United Kingdom on 14 December by CBS Records, and in the United States in January by Epic Records. London Calling is the third studio album by English rock band the Clash. It was originally released as a double album in the United Kingdom on. "London Calling" is a song by the British punk rock band the Clash. It was released as a single from the band's double album of the same name. Much of London Calling was crafted while the Clash traveled across the globe in It was a period of tremendous instability marked by the. Voted by Rolling Stone as best album of the 's, London Calling presented the group's rapidly evolving sound in the aftermath of punk, reflecting their. The title “London Calling” alludes to the BBC World Service's station identification: “This is London calling ”, which was used during World War II. The Clash London Calling is an excellent album. There is something for everyone on this album. It is a timeless masterpiece. I really can't say too much else. Listen to London Calling (Remastered) on Spotify. The Clash · Album · · 19 songs. Listen to London Calling (Expanded Edition) on Spotify. The Clash · Album · · 40 songs. 4) The design is a clear homage to Elvis Presley. Despite being associated with institution-smashing punk rock, the 'London Calling' album cover.