Happy 65th birthday John Graham Mellor (aka Joe Strummer). Even though you are no longer with us (15 years!!!! 😦 ), that doesn’t mean we can’t stop celebrating you and your musical talent.
All around the world, folks are celebrating the great frontman’s life. Here are a couple articles from different corners of our globe for your recommendation:
Rolling Stone Italia (Italy) – “Joe Strummer, l’ultima intervista”
Concierto (Chile) – “21 de agosto: Recordamos el nacimiento de Joe Strummer”
Champion (England) – “Town to hold first Strummer Jam Festival”
Irish Examiner (Ireland) – “Remembering Joe Strummer’s early visits to Ireland”
WROR (Boston, MA, USA) – “A Tribute To The Only Frontman Who Matters”
Youtube – “The Clash – Police and Thieves (Live in Munich 1977)”
Zelly & Ol’ Hem’s (Austin, TX, USA) – “Poetry Games: The Clash”
Help honor and celebrate Strummer’s life by checking out The Joe Strummer Foundation and donating to help support musicians.