The supergroup formed to celebrated The Clash's Paul Simonon's birthday
Alexandra Pollard

09:42 14th December 2015

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Damon Albarn, Noel Gallagher, Chrissie Hynde and The Clash's Paul Simonon formed a one-off supergroup last night (13 December) to celebrate Simonon's 60th birthday. Watch footage of their performance below.

The Clash's bassist turns 60 this week (15 December), and he had an early celebration in London over the weekend, during which he managed to persuade Britpop rivals Damon Albarn and Noel Gallagher into performing together.

The Blur and Oasis frontmen were also joined by The Pretenders' Chrissie Hynde (who had a busy weekend - she joined Kylie Minogue onstage at the Royal Albert Hall on Friday) and Simonon himself, and performed a version of Gorillaz' (Albarn's animated band) 'DARE' and The Clash's 'Brand New Cadillac'.

Watch the supergroup perform 'DARE' and 'Brand New Cadillac', and see the setlist, below.


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#supergroup for #happybirthday!

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That should probably do the job. 🎂💥🎉 X

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Have a good one Paul.

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