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If the Kids Are United (Bonus Track)
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Borstal Breakout
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Hersham Boys (1979 Version)
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Hurry Up Harry
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Angels With Dirty Faces

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While most of the early British punk bands spoke of working-class concerns -- primarily unemployment and the shrinking U.K. economy, which was leaving a generation with nothing to do and nowhere to go -- many of the pioneering groups had working-class credentials that were suspect at best; the Sex Pistols' career was being molded by a haberdasher and would-be artist, while the Clash were led by the son of a diplomat. Sham 69, however, was different; proletarian and proud of it, ... Read more

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