Junker/Junko/Junco Partner

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 20 22:09:29 UTC 2008

This is the most famous, as far as numbers of cites go, that I know
of. Years ago, I once fought my way through a Japanese cite - in
Japanese - that turned out to refer to the Clash's version.


On Jan 20, 2008 2:21 PM, Gregory McNamee <gm at gregorymcnamee.com> wrote:
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> FWIW, The Clash recorded "Junco Partner" on the 1980 album
> <Sandinista> (side 1, track 3). The sleeve notes say, "writer, at
> present, unknown."
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