Artist: The Clash

First Release: Black Market Clash (Epic Records USA, 22/10/80)

Length: 4:06

Vocals: instrumental


Additional Information:

  • a cover of the Booker T. & The M.G.'s song [1]
  • recorded at Marquee Studio [2] (March 1978)
  • mixed by Bill Price at Wessex Studios [3] (August 1980)
  • only performed at rehearsals or live soundchecks
  • only one single live performance confirmed in 1980 [4]


  1. Booker T. & The M.G.'s "Time is Tight" b/w "Johnny, I Love You" (7" single, Stax Records) (2/1969)
  2. 10 Richmond Mews, London W1
  3. 106A Highbury New Park, London N5
  4. [1] Roxy Theater, Los Angeles (27/4/1980)

Time is Tight
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