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John Cusack talks 'High Fidelity,' Brian Wilson and 'Utopia' at Atlanta appearance - Atlanta Journal Constitution 20 Apr 2019, 5:20 am

John Cusack talks 'High Fidelity,' Brian Wilson and 'Utopia' at Atlanta appearance  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Watching “High Fidelity” 19 years after its release spotlights many nostalgic specifics – the loving curation of mix tapes (on, you know, tape, not some ...

The 20 greatest singles of 1979 - The Independent 18 Apr 2019, 10:00 pm

The 20 greatest singles of 1979  The Independent

Forty years ago, the music industry was officially in recession but that didn't mean that the quality of the music itself had diminished. The late 1970s was a time of ...

Protest Song Of The Week: 'Declaration Of War' By Rumours Of War - Shadowproof 16 Apr 2019, 4:44 pm

Protest Song Of The Week: 'Declaration Of War' By Rumours Of War  Shadowproof

Rumours Of War's "Declaration Of War" is punk anthem that paints stark portrait of society where fearful elites hide from underclass. They should be afraid.

Everything We Know About Mick Jagger's Heart Valve Surgery Recovery - Prevention.com 8 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Everything We Know About Mick Jagger's Heart Valve Surgery Recovery  Prevention.com

Mick Jagger, 75, underwent heart valve surgery, postponing the Rolling Stones tour. Here, doctors explain how the surgery is performed and the potential risks.

Mick Jagger is 'lucky to be alive' after heart condition was spotted at scan - Mirror Online 6 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Mick Jagger is 'lucky to be alive' after heart condition was spotted at scan  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: Younger brother Chris says the Rolling Stones star was diagnosed with the same condition that killed The Clash's Joe Strummer during a routine ...

Mick Jagger Makes 1st Public Appearance Since Heart Procedure - Best Classic Bands 6 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Mick Jagger Makes 1st Public Appearance Since Heart Procedure  Best Classic Bands

The New York Post's Page Six reports that Mick Jagger made his first post-surgery public appearance on Thursday night (April 18) when he attended his ...

Mott the Hoople returns to Philadelphia for the first time in 45 years - Philly.com 5 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Mott the Hoople returns to Philadelphia for the first time in 45 years  Philly.com

David Bowie proteges return to the familiar stomping grounds in Philly.

The Clash - London Calling - Punknews.org 2 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

The Clash - London Calling  Punknews.org

This article is part of a series where we discuss editor Brittany Strummer's favorite records When I got the news of Brittany Strummer's passing, I was certain we'd ...

In Memoriam: For Brittany Strummer - Punknews.org 2 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

In Memoriam: For Brittany Strummer  Punknews.org

You end up writing too many obituaries in this gig. Although even when it's about an artist you love, you can manage to find some small measure of objectivity.

Floyd Saunders, dead at 92, Wrigleyville bartender poured shots for stars, fans - Chicago Sun-Times 15 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Floyd Saunders, dead at 92, Wrigleyville bartender poured shots for stars, fans  Chicago Sun-Times

When Joe Strummer walked in to the Wrigleyville Tap with a reggae-blaring boombox, bartender Floyd Saunders didn't know and didn't care that he was a rock ...

Why Beto O'Rourke wears same shirts, writes letters to his kids: outtakes from interview - El Paso Times 14 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Why Beto O'Rourke wears same shirts, writes letters to his kids: outtakes from interview  El Paso Times

Beto O'Rourke in an interview talks about why he wears the same shirts, writes letters to his family, and if Joe Biden popped the VP question.

New Spotify podcast on the Clash examines the legacy of 'the only band that matters' - NBC News 10 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

New Spotify podcast on the Clash examines the legacy of 'the only band that matters'  NBC News

New Spotify podcast 'Stay Free' on the Clash examines the legacy of 'the only band that matters' with Public Enemy's Chuck D narrating.

Brandy Row: “I walked into a shop and said, 'I just want to be Joe Strummer.' They pulled out a Tele and that was it” - MusicRadar 8 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Brandy Row: “I walked into a shop and said, 'I just want to be Joe Strummer.' They pulled out a Tele and that was it”  MusicRadar

If Ronnie Wood had joined The Clash he might have sounded something like Essex rebel-rouser Brandy Row. We join this tattooed neo-troubadour, who's a ...

TOUTS cover 'lost' Joe Strummer track 'Before We Go Forward' | Gigwise - Gigwise 8 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

TOUTS cover 'lost' Joe Strummer track 'Before We Go Forward' | Gigwise  Gigwise

Back with their roughly-hewn guitar noise, TOUTS have proven again why punk is still 100% relevant for the times we live in. The Derry trio have covered a ...

Derry punk band Touts announce new single - hotpress.com 5 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Derry punk band Touts announce new single  hotpress.com

Touts are set to release 'Before We Go Forward', a Joe Strummer cover, later this week. Speaking about the song, the punk three-piece explained, “We loved the ...

Record Store Day 2019 reveals full list of exclusive releases - Consequence of Sound 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Record Store Day 2019 reveals full list of exclusive releases  Consequence of Sound

Record Store Day has revealed the extensive list of limited edition vinyl, cassettes, and box sets that will be available as part of its 2019 edition taking place on ...

Ramones, Joe Strummer, Devo, Rancid, Iggy Pop releasing records for RSD 2019 - Punknews.org 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Ramones, Joe Strummer, Devo, Rancid, Iggy Pop releasing records for RSD 2019  Punknews.org

The Record Store Day 2019 list has been released. this year features reissues by David Bowie, Frank Black, Cheap Trick, Devo, Hawkwind, and Iggy Pop.

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds releasing 'Wait and Return EP' for Record Store Day - hotpress.com 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds releasing 'Wait and Return EP' for Record Store Day  hotpress.com

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds today announce the 'Wait And Return EP' – a special remix collection of tracks which will be released exclusively for Record ...

This Week in History: 1979: The Clash rock the Commodore - Vancouver Sun 7 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

This Week in History: 1979: The Clash rock the Commodore  Vancouver Sun

There have been a lot of great rock 'n' roll shows at the Commodore Ballroom. But it would be hard to top the Commodore's concert lineup in January 1979.

A new book for fans of The Clash and Joe Strummer - A Journal of Musical Things 30 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

A new book for fans of The Clash and Joe Strummer  A Journal of Musical Things

Knowing that Clash fans are always looking to learn more about The Only Band That Matters™, I'm going suggest This is Joe Public Speaking – The Clash: ...

VIDEO PLAYLIST: Jakob Dylan, Wayne Kramer Join Jesse Malin for Joe Strummer Tribute - californiarocker.com 27 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

VIDEO PLAYLIST: Jakob Dylan, Wayne Kramer Join Jesse Malin for Joe Strummer Tribute  californiarocker.com

By DONNA BALANCIA. Watch Jakob Dylan, Wayne Kramer, Tom Morello, Mike Watt and Dave Catchings join Jesse Malin to pay tribute to Joe Strummer at the ...

The Honest Truth: Why London's still calling 40 years on as writer remembers The Clash - The Sunday Post 26 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

The Honest Truth: Why London's still calling 40 years on as writer remembers The Clash  The Sunday Post

Malcolm Wyatt, author of a new book about the band, tells Murray Scougall the Honest Truth about what made the collective of Joe Strummer, Mick Jones, Paul ...

On this day in 1977: The Clash signed to CBS Records for £100,000 - hotpress.com 25 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

On this day in 1977: The Clash signed to CBS Records for £100,000  hotpress.com

On the 42nd anniversary of the seminal British punk band signing their record deal, we're revisiting our 1999 interview with frontman Joe Strummer.

Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster: Pricing, Specs, Release Date - WIRED 22 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster: Pricing, Specs, Release Date  WIRED

Fender's new American Acoustasonic Telecaster has a unique digital system onboard that gives it a tremendously varied sonic palette.

How Much Do You Really Know About The Clash? - WhatCulture 31 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

How Much Do You Really Know About The Clash?  WhatCulture

Death Or Glory: Test Your Knowledge Of The Group Known As "The Only Band That Matters"

Tom Morello Mourns The Clash's Joe Strummer In An Emotional Way - Metalheadzone 23 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Tom Morello Mourns The Clash's Joe Strummer In An Emotional Way  Metalheadzone

16 years ago today, The Clash frontman Joe Strummer has passed away a massive heart attack. Audioslave and Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom ...

Paul Simonon: Why I vetoed The Clash reunion - Uncut.co.uk 21 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Paul Simonon: Why I vetoed The Clash reunion  Uncut.co.uk

The latest issue of Uncut – in shops now and available to buy online by clicking here – features An Audience With Paul Simonon, bassist for The Clash and The ...

A Clash Christmas Carol: Time Again for the Strummer Show on KALX - CALIFORNIA 21 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

A Clash Christmas Carol: Time Again for the Strummer Show on KALX  CALIFORNIA

'Twill be the night before Christmas, and, down in the basement of Barrows Hall, in the concrete bowels of the Berkeley campus, DJ Jesse Luscious will be ...

Remembering Joe Strummer... - hotpress.com 20 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Remembering Joe Strummer...  hotpress.com

Ahead of his anniversary this weekend, we recall Hot Press' remarkable encounter with the hair gel missionary!

Tribute concert on 16th anniversary of The Clash star Joe Strummer's death | Music - Welwyn Hatfield Times 17 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Tribute concert on 16th anniversary of The Clash star Joe Strummer's death | Music  Welwyn Hatfield Times

Merry Clashmas! A charity concert in memory of Joe Strummer will be held on the 16th anniversary of The Clash co-founder's death.

The moment The Pogues were joined on stage by Kirsty Maccoll and Joe Strummer for ‘Fairytale of New York’ in London, 1988 - Far Out Magazine 8 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

The moment The Pogues were joined on stage by Kirsty Maccoll and Joe Strummer for ‘Fairytale of New York’ in London, 1988  Far Out Magazine

We heard somewhere that there's something happening at the end of this month that involves some holly, some ivy, a bit of red trim, and a large, jolly man who ...

Joe Strummer Celebration Lineup Announced - antiMUSIC.com 3 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Joe Strummer Celebration Lineup Announced  antiMUSIC.com

Organizers have announced the details for the 2019 celebration of the music of Joe Strummer and the Clash.

Tom Petty, Bob Dylan and Joe Strummer: The Singers and the Songs - Something Else! Reviews 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Tom Petty, Bob Dylan and Joe Strummer: The Singers and the Songs  Something Else! Reviews

A look inside Tom Petty's 'An American Treasure,' Bob Dylan's 'More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series Vol. 14' and 'Joe Strummer 001.'

40 Years Ago: The Clash Ruffle Feathers on 'Give 'Em Enough Rope' - Ultimate Classic Rock 10 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

40 Years Ago: The Clash Ruffle Feathers on 'Give 'Em Enough Rope'  Ultimate Classic Rock

The decision to look outside punk's orthodoxy on their second album led to a mixed reaction from Clash fans.

Kate Moss’s fags and Joe Strummer’s notes: should we loot the rock star car boot? - The Guardian 9 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Kate Moss’s fags and Joe Strummer’s notes: should we loot the rock star car boot?  The Guardian

Fans can buy Sonic Youth's kit off a gear-flogging website. When there's cash to be made from a the rock retrospective exhibition, it's a risky move.

Astronautalis and P.O.S., Who Bring Their Group Four Fists to the Beachland Next Week, Team Up For a Fiery Debut - Cleveland Scene 7 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Astronautalis and P.O.S., Who Bring Their Group Four Fists to the Beachland Next Week, Team Up For a Fiery Debut  Cleveland Scene

In the opening salvo of Four Fists' long-awaited studio album, Astronautalis and P.O.S., stalwarts of the more literary corners of indie hip-hop, join their distinctive ...

REVIEW: Unreleased Joe Strummer Songs Stand Out on ‘Joe Strummer 001’ - californiarocker.com 23 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

REVIEW: Unreleased Joe Strummer Songs Stand Out on ‘Joe Strummer 001’  californiarocker.com

By DAN MACINTOSH. Mick Jones is one fine singer and songwriter, but Joe Strummer will forever be the true voice of The Clash. He sang with such ...

Clash City Rockers! Do you remember when Joe Strummer and co came to Aylesbury? - Bucks Herald 22 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Clash City Rockers! Do you remember when Joe Strummer and co came to Aylesbury?  Bucks Herald

The Clash first played Aylesbury's Friars Club on June 28 1978 - on the Give Em Enough Rope Tour, shortly before the release of London Calling the following ...

Album Review: Joe Strummer 001 - hotpress.com 19 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Album Review: Joe Strummer 001  hotpress.com

The last time I saw Joe, in the Olympia Theatre, he was urging a band half his age to catch up with him as he tore in to 'White Riot', unable to slow down. Is it any ...

From the Archives: Joe Strummer of the Clash - Los Angeles Times 18 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

From the Archives: Joe Strummer of the Clash  Los Angeles Times

Joe Strummer of the Clash appearing at the music festival at the Monterey Fairgrounds.

Joe Strummer's Legacy Lives On in This Commemorative Album - Mother Jones 9 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer's Legacy Lives On in This Commemorative Album  Mother Jones

Joe Strummer Joe Strummer 001. Ignition. Joe Strummer will always be known first as the fire-breathing frontman of the British punk quartet The Clash, but he ...

Joe Strummer's widow tells how she found The Clash singer's lost tapes in their Somerset barn - The Telegraph 7 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer's widow tells how she found The Clash singer's lost tapes in their Somerset barn  The Telegraph

His work inspired devotion around the world - prompting more than one fan to tell him he had changed their lives - but for a long time after his untimely death ...

Joe Strummer - Joe Strummer 001 - Uncut.co.uk 3 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer - Joe Strummer 001  Uncut.co.uk

Pre- and post-Clash work anthologised, along with lost tapes found in Strummer's shed. photo by ANTON CORBIJN. Product Overview. Overall rating: Score 9 ...

The Clash’s Joe Strummer once ran the Paris Marathon after drinking 10 pints of beer - Far Out Magazine 1 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

The Clash’s Joe Strummer once ran the Paris Marathon after drinking 10 pints of beer  Far Out Magazine

It turns out that Joe Strummer, being the uncompromising pioneering person of the original wave of British punk rock that he was, was also the unsuspecting ...

Joe Strummer: Joe Strummer 001 | Review - Pitchfork 29 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer: Joe Strummer 001 | Review  Pitchfork

This 32-track collection combines remastered rarities and unreleased oddities. More than a collectors' compendium, though, it offers a welcome collage of a ...

Joe Strummer: 001 review – A late great collection - Irish Times 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer: 001 review – A late great collection  Irish Times

Joe Strummer was a trailblazing punk pioneer who musically and politically helped shape a generation. In Bono's words, he wrote the rule book for politicised ...

'Joe Strummer 001' Is a Welcome Roadmap to The Clash Singer's Uneven Solo Music Career - Billboard 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

'Joe Strummer 001' Is a Welcome Roadmap to The Clash Singer's Uneven Solo Music Career  Billboard

In his solo years, Joe had a driver's license but nothing resembling a roadmap. Strummer 001 lets you ride shotgun while he navigates detours and traffic jams ...

Joe Strummer Boxed Set Proves the Clash Frontman's Songwriting Skills - Westword 27 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer Boxed Set Proves the Clash Frontman's Songwriting Skills  Westword

A new Joe Strummer box set shows the Clash frontman never stopped writing incredible songs – even after his most popular band broke up.

Joe Strummer Is Alarmingly Relevant on Poignant, 30+ Year Old Unreleased Demo “Czechoslovak Song / Where Is England” - mxdwn.com 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer Is Alarmingly Relevant on Poignant, 30+ Year Old Unreleased Demo “Czechoslovak Song / Where Is England”  mxdwn.com

Joe Strummer of The Clash fame has a massive box set coming out chronicling all of the things he did outside of that seminal UK punk band. There's a lot to ...

Joe Strummer: 001 - American Songwriter 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer: 001  American Songwriter

This collection offers an intimate glimpse into talents of Joe Strummer many haven't heard before.

Listen to a 1983 Joe Strummer Demo of the Clash's "This is England" - Guitar World Magazine 25 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Listen to a 1983 Joe Strummer Demo of the Clash's "This is England"  Guitar World Magazine

A previously unreleased demo version of the Clash's “This is England” will be included on the upcoming Joe Strummer compilation, Joe Strummer 001, due out ...

One Liners: Joe Strummer, EMMA, Liam Payne, more - Complete Music Update 24 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

One Liners: Joe Strummer, EMMA, Liam Payne, more  Complete Music Update

Other notable announcements and developments today… • Warner/Chappell has signed a new deal to control the songs catalogue of Clash frontman Joe ...

Warner/Chappell Signs Joe Strummer Solo Catalog - Billboard 24 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Warner/Chappell Signs Joe Strummer Solo Catalog  Billboard

Warner/Chappell has picked up the solo catalog rights of legendary Clash frontman Joe Strummer. Terms were not disclosed for the deal, which covers ...

Rachid Taha has followed Joe Strummer to rock the casbah in the hereafter - Boing Boing 18 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rachid Taha has followed Joe Strummer to rock the casbah in the hereafter  Boing Boing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1p_dkJo6Y8 Punk, Algerian chaabi music, Rai, rock and techno: Rachid Taha had it all going on. He drew inspiration from ...

He Rocked The Casbah: Singer Rachid Taha Has Died At Age 59 - NPR 12 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

He Rocked The Casbah: Singer Rachid Taha Has Died At Age 59  NPR

One of the most charismatic and influential singers to come out of France, the gritty-voiced Rachid Taha, has died at age 59. Taha's death was announced in a ...

How Clash legend Joe Strummer lives on in his music, art and writing - Lancashire Evening Post 6 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

How Clash legend Joe Strummer lives on in his music, art and writing  Lancashire Evening Post

To mark the release of a boxset tribute to punk pioneer/singer/songwriter/activist/all-round inspiration Joe Strummer, who died in 2002, MALCOLM WYATT ...

Watch Joe Strummer Recording Previously Unreleased Song 'Rose Of Erin' - JamBase 29 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Watch Joe Strummer Recording Previously Unreleased Song 'Rose Of Erin'  JamBase

Watch The Clash frontman Joe Strummer recording the previously unreleased original “Rose Of Erin.”

Music world pays tribute to Joe Strummer on late Clash frontman’s 66th birthday - NME Live 21 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Music world pays tribute to Joe Strummer on late Clash frontman’s 66th birthday  NME Live

Music fans across the globe are remembering Joe Strummer, on what would have been The Clash frontman's 66th birthday.

Unreleased Joe Strummer Song “Rose Of Erin” From Upcoming Anthology Released on Punk Legend’s Birthday - mxdwn.com 19 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Unreleased Joe Strummer Song “Rose Of Erin” From Upcoming Anthology Released on Punk Legend’s Birthday  mxdwn.com

The new single is from the upcoming compilation album, Joe Strummer 001 set for release on September 28th. “Rose of Erin” was recorded for the 1993 movie, ...

Hear Unreleased Joe Strummer Rock Saga ‘Rose of Erin’ - Rolling Stone 14 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Hear Unreleased Joe Strummer Rock Saga ‘Rose of Erin’  Rolling Stone

The Clash's Joe Strummer regales with the tale of a young woman who shoots her lover and flees town on the previously unreleased song, “Rose of Erin.

Meet the Newport punk legend who gave The Police their first gig, was friends with Joe Strummer and used to DJ at the Stowaway club - South Wales Argus 8 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Meet the Newport punk legend who gave The Police their first gig, was friends with Joe Strummer and used to DJ at the Stowaway club  South Wales Argus

From the Sex Pistols to watching The Pretenders fight, via Joe Strummer and the Police's first ever gig, Newport punk legend Johnny Perkins talks…

Gear Rundown: The Clash's London Calling - Mixdown 13 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Gear Rundown: The Clash's London Calling  Mixdown

When The Clash entered London's Wessex Sound Studios in 1979, there was a sense of disposition in the air. None of the band members had much faith for the ...

The Clash's Joe Strummer Gets First Compilation - Den of Geek US 8 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

The Clash's Joe Strummer Gets First Compilation  Den of Geek US

Late guitarist and songwriter Joe Strummer's work outside of the influential punk-ska band The Clash will be collected in a box set compilation for the first time, ...

Joe Strummer compilation featuring rare tracks and remasters out in September - Louder 2 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer compilation featuring rare tracks and remasters out in September  Louder

Joe Strummer 001 will launch in September featuring previously unreleased material and remasters - watch lyric video for London Is Burning.

A bunch of unreleased Joe Strummer songs are on the way - The A.V. Club 1 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

A bunch of unreleased Joe Strummer songs are on the way  The A.V. Club

According to Rolling Stone, a Joe Strummer box set is in the works that will feature a bunch of rare and unreleased Strummer tracks covering his solo career, his ...

Joe Strummer Box Set With Unreleased Music Announced - Pitchfork 29 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer Box Set With Unreleased Music Announced  Pitchfork

Joe Strummer 001 features a full album of unheard songs and rarities.

Jesse Malin & “all star lineup” announce 2018 Joe Strummer & The Clash tribute - Brooklyn Vegan 22 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Jesse Malin & “all star lineup” announce 2018 Joe Strummer & The Clash tribute  Brooklyn Vegan

D Generation member and longtime NYC punk staple Jesse Malin is once again paying tribute to Joe Strummer and The Clash with Summer StrummerJam, ...

Satisfy’s New Running Collection Is Inspired by Punk Legend Joe Strummer - Highsnobiety 8 Jan 2018, 8:00 am

Satisfy’s New Running Collection Is Inspired by Punk Legend Joe Strummer  Highsnobiety

Brand: Satisfy. Season: SS18. Key Pieces: The purple muscle tee featuring the iconic image of Joe Strummer imprinted on the brand's beloved “moth-eaten” ...

Joe Strummer’s Radio Show Captured a Punk Legend at the End of His Life - VICE 22 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Joe Strummer’s Radio Show Captured a Punk Legend at the End of His Life  VICE

When most casual fans of The Clash recall the band's late frontman Joe Strummer, the picture that typically comes up in their mind's eye is a portrait of the artist ...

Raising A Toast To St. Joe Strummer, Who Died 15 Years Ago This Week, With Craig Finn - UPROXX 18 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Raising A Toast To St. Joe Strummer, Who Died 15 Years Ago This Week, With Craig Finn  UPROXX

On December 22, 2002, Joe Strummer of The Clash returned home after walking his dogs and died suddenly at the age of 50. The cause of death was a ...

All 139 the Clash Songs, Ranked From Worst to Best - Vulture 11 Oct 2017, 7:00 am

All 139 the Clash Songs, Ranked From Worst to Best  Vulture

The Clash were principled. They wrote real songs. They were goofy. They went to the edge and beyond. And they did what they did, made the world come to ...

'Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten' Reveals The Flawed Man Behind The Punk Rock Hero - Decider 15 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

'Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten' Reveals The Flawed Man Behind The Punk Rock Hero  Decider

With his chiseled cheekbones and righteous fury, The Clash's Joe Strummer was a heroic figure.

Remembering Joe Strummer's early visits to Ireland - Irish Examiner 21 Aug 2017, 7:00 am

Remembering Joe Strummer's early visits to Ireland  Irish Examiner

Joe Strummer would have been 65 today. Dave Fanning and others recall his early visits to Ireland with The Clash, writes Jonathan deBurca Butler. TRINITY ...

All-star lineup to salute the late Joe Strummer of the Clash at Stone Pony - Asbury Park Press 21 Jul 2017, 7:00 am

All-star lineup to salute the late Joe Strummer of the Clash at Stone Pony  Asbury Park Press

Thirty five years ago, Joe Strummer and the Clash rocked Asbury Park with three shows at Convention Hall in a Memorial Day weekend that's become part of city ...

The Clash in Asbury Park: I drove Joe Strummer to the hospital - Asbury Park Press 26 May 2017, 7:00 am

The Clash in Asbury Park: I drove Joe Strummer to the hospital  Asbury Park Press

Memorial Day weekend 35 years ago the Clash played Convention Hall in Asbury Park.

35 Years Ago: The Clash Forced to Postpone Tour When Joe Strummer Disappears - Diffuser.fm 26 Apr 2017, 7:00 am

35 Years Ago: The Clash Forced to Postpone Tour When Joe Strummer Disappears  Diffuser.fm

The Clash were not in a good place in the spring of 1982. Although the British rockers had a new album about to come out and tour dates booked in Europe and ...

This is How Lyza Strummer, a Punk Scion, Does Modeling and Fashion Wee - W Magazine 10 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

This is How Lyza Strummer, a Punk Scion, Does Modeling and Fashion Wee  W Magazine

Lyza Strummer, the 24-year-old Londoner, who's set to break out as both a musician and a model this year, talks growing up with the frontman of the Clash and ...

Classic Joe Strummer interview from the Hot Press archives - hotpress.com 22 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Classic Joe Strummer interview from the Hot Press archives  hotpress.com

As all Clash fans will be aware, it was on December 22, 2002 that one of the fomenters of the UK punk revolution, Joe Strummer, passed away in his sleep.

Blue plaque to be placed on former Joe Strummer squat - Complete Music Update 6 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Blue plaque to be placed on former Joe Strummer squat  Complete Music Update

One of those blue plaques will be placed on a house in Camden tomorrow to acknowledge that Clash frontman Joe Strummer squatted there in the late 1970s.

Joe Strummer Plaque To Be Unveiled At Site Of Former Squat - Clash Magazine 5 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Joe Strummer Plaque To Be Unveiled At Site Of Former Squat  Clash Magazine

A new plaque honouring Joe Strummer will be unveiled later this week. The year-long festival Punk.London is currently drawing to a close, with a number of ...

‘London Town’ Exclusive Clip: Jonathan Rhys Meyers Stars As The Clash’s Joe Strummer In Coming-of-Age Tale - IndieWire 4 Oct 2016, 7:00 am

‘London Town’ Exclusive Clip: Jonathan Rhys Meyers Stars As The Clash’s Joe Strummer In Coming-of-Age Tale  IndieWire

Check out an exclusive clip from coming-of-age film 'London Town,' about a young teenager who befriends The Clash's Joe Strummer.

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers As Joe Strummer Sing “Clash City Rockers” In Latest London Town Clip - Stereogum 27 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers As Joe Strummer Sing “Clash City Rockers” In Latest London Town Clip  Stereogum

Jonathan Rhys Meyers plays Joe Strummer in a new film about a 14-year-old boy who falls in love with the Clash when he discovers punk rock in England in ...

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers Perform “Clash City Rockers” as Joe Strummer in London Town Film Clip - Pitchfork 26 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers Perform “Clash City Rockers” as Joe Strummer in London Town Film Clip  Pitchfork

London Town is an upcoming film featuring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who plays the Clash's Joe Strummer. Directed by Derrick Borte, it takes place in 1979 ...

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers Play the Clash’s Joe Strummer in Trailer for New Film London Town - Pitchfork 15 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers Play the Clash’s Joe Strummer in Trailer for New Film London Town  Pitchfork

Jonathan Rhys Meyers (Mission: Impossible III, Match Point, Bend It Like Beckham) will portray the Clash's Joe Strummer in an upcoming film called London ...

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers As Joe Strummer In The London Town Trailer - Stereogum 15 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

Watch Jonathan Rhys Meyers As Joe Strummer In The London Town Trailer  Stereogum

Jonathan Rhys Meyers played a fictional version of David Bowie in Todd Haynes' great 1998 movie Velvet Goldmine, and now he'll take another crack at ...

See Jonathan Rhys Meyers Play Joe Strummer in ‘London Town’ Trailer - RollingStone.com 14 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

See Jonathan Rhys Meyers Play Joe Strummer in ‘London Town’ Trailer  RollingStone.com

The upcoming film London Town tells the story of a Clash-obsessed teenager who crosses paths with Joe Strummer by happenstance in 1979 and finds his life ...

Happy Birthday Joe Strummer: Covering The Clash - JamBase 21 Aug 2016, 7:00 am

Happy Birthday Joe Strummer: Covering The Clash  JamBase

Watch a number of artists covering The Clash in honor of the influential band's late frontman's birthday today.

Unseen Photo of Joe Strummer To Hang In National Portrait Gallery - NME.com 10 Mar 2016, 8:00 am

Unseen Photo of Joe Strummer To Hang In National Portrait Gallery  NME.com

The Clash's late frontman Joe Strummer will have a never-seen-before photograph go on display at London's National Portrait Gallery, it has been reported ...

Celebrate Joe Strummer Day on December 22 - NOW Magazine 19 Dec 2015, 8:00 am

Celebrate Joe Strummer Day on December 22  NOW Magazine

College Street pub the Old Laurel (300 College) is marking the 14th anniversary of Clash frontman Joe Strummer's death on Tuesday (December 22) with a day ...

Joe Strummer, Punk Iconoclast - Legacy.com 8 Oct 2015, 8:58 am

Joe Strummer, Punk Iconoclast  Legacy.com

Today in 1977, The Clash released their first single. To mark the occasion we profile the late Joe Strummer, co-founder of the influential punk rock outfit...

'Punk rock' snail named for the Clash's Joe Strummer - Los Angeles Times 16 Dec 2014, 8:00 am

'Punk rock' snail named for the Clash's Joe Strummer  Los Angeles Times

Scientists have named a spiky shelled, deep-sea snail after Joe Strummer, the late lead vocalist and guitarist from the famed British punk band the Clash.

Joe Strummer’s 1963 Thunderbird Up for Auction - RollingStone.com 14 Aug 2014, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer’s 1963 Thunderbird Up for Auction  RollingStone.com

It's not a brand new Cadillac, but Joe Strummer's 1963 Chalfont Blue Ford Thunderbird is now up for auction on eBay. Bidding will end on Thursday, August 21st ...

Joe Strummer: Punk-Rock Shapeshifter - PopMatters 3 Jun 2014, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer: Punk-Rock Shapeshifter  PopMatters

Joe Strummer cycled through a wardrobe's worth of personas in his career; but it never changed his fundamental authenticity or optimism.

Joe Strummer and Punk Self-Reinvention - The Atlantic 15 Sep 2013, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer and Punk Self-Reinvention  The Atlantic

American shrinks know him well: the English boarding-school boy. Privately educated, privately damaged, culturally overstocked, and twanging with the ...

Joe Strummer’s Complex Legacy: 10 Years After the Clash Leader’s Death - SPIN 17 Dec 2012, 8:00 am

Joe Strummer’s Complex Legacy: 10 Years After the Clash Leader’s Death  SPIN

On December 22 it will be 10 years since the unexpected death of Joe Strummer, singer, lyricist, rhythm guitarist, and centerpiece of the Clash. Strummer was ...

Tom Morello discusses Joe Strummer and The Clash - MusicRadar.com 10 Dec 2012, 8:00 am

Tom Morello discusses Joe Strummer and The Clash  MusicRadar.com

On 23 March 2003, Tom Morello stood before a couple of hundred inside New York's Waldorf-Astoria for what he calls "one of the most nerve-racking ...

Joe Strummer: The angry young man who grew up - The Independent 20 May 2012, 7:00 am

Joe Strummer: The angry young man who grew up  The Independent

The leader of The Clash was the spokesman for a generation. But what was Joe Strummer really like? To mark the 10th anniverary of his death, his widow ...

Joe Strummer Bio


British musician, singer, actor and songwriter

August 21, 1952, (66 years old)

December 22, 2002

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