*DireSTraits Sultans of Swing Jan 29, 1978 @RoundhouseUK Their earliest live recording. Opening for *TalkingHeads*SeymourStein hosted after party @InstituteofContemporaryArts*MickRonson*BobGeldof*MickJones*IanDury*LeighBlake*YannWeymouth there
*JoeStrummer father *RonaldRalphMellor MBE (8 September 1916–29 February 198) born @Lucknow@UttarPradesh*BritishIndia railway official. Joe developed working class accent like *IanDury to hide their posh background.
May 1977 *PeterBlake treated *TalkingHeads@MrChowLondon (1968). Brought surprise guests from *KilburnandtheHighRoads (1970-75) *IanDury*HumphreyOcean Ian had fake *Cockney accent. *JoeStrummer faked working class accent to hide his posh background