JOE STRUMMER Would Have Celebrated His 65th Birthday Today – 21 August 2017…

The late, great JOE STRUMMER was born on 21 August 1952 and passed away, only 50,
on 22 December 2002. This highly inspiring artist would have celebrated his 65th birthday today. A genuine musical legend that left an impressive mark on millions of devoted fans. His social commitment, his vision on society and politics, his blazing performances as the frontman of THE CLASH – the last gang in town – and of course his gripping songs will be remembered for many years to come. I picked 3 tracks to honor this humble star and compelling human being…




Caroline Coon interviewed Joe Strummer in 1976 for legendary music magazine
Melody Maker. It reappeared five years ago in British newspaper The Guardian.
You can read it here

JOE STRUMMER: Short bio – Discography The Clash – Discography Solo Work

One comment

  1. Opher · August 21, 2017

    Tragic that he died. I would love to have seen the Clash get back together.

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