Joe Strummer
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1952-08-21
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Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer Biography (Wikipedia)

John Graham Mellor (21 August 1952 – 22 December 2002), known by his name from May of 1975, Joe Strummer, was a British musician, singer, composer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the Clash, a rock band formed in 1976 as part of the original wave of British punk rock.

Their second album, Give 'Em Enough Rope (1978) reached number 2 on the UK charts. Soon after, they achieved success in the US, starting with London Calling (1979), and peaking with 1982's Combat Rock, reaching number 7 on the US charts and being certified 2× platinum there. The Clash's explosive political lyrics, eclectic musical experimentation, and rebellious attitude had a far-reaching influence on rock music in general, and alternative rock in particular. Their music incorporated reggae, ska, dub, funk, rap, and rockabilly.

Strummer's career included stints with the 101ers, Latino Rockabilly War, the Mescaleros, and the Pogues, in addition to his own solo music. His work as a musician allowed him to explore other interests, including acting, creating film scores for television and movies, songwriting, radio broadcasting, and as a radio host on the BBC Radio show London Calling.

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Joe Strummer Performances & Interviews


Joe Strummer Tracks

Joe Strummer
Ride Your Donkey
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Ride Your Donkey

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Before We Go Forward
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Before We Go Forward
Johnny Cash
Redemption Song
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Redemption Song
Levellers
Just the One
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Just the One
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The Brooding Side Of Madness
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The Brooding Side Of Madness
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I Fought The Law - Glastonbury 1999
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I Fought The Law - Glastonbury 1999
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Rock The Casbah - Glastonbury 1999
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Rock The Casbah - Glastonbury 1999
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London Calling - Glastonbury 1999
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London Calling - Glastonbury 1999
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Yalla Yalla - Glastonbury 1999
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Yalla Yalla - Glastonbury 1999
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Tony Adams - Glastonbury 1999
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Tony Adams - Glastonbury 1999
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Diggin' The New - Glastonbury 1999
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Diggin' The New - Glastonbury 1999
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Tropic Of Pico
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Tropic Of Pico
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Cool Impossible
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Cool Impossible
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Cool Impossible (edit)
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Cool Impossible (edit)
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Coma Girl
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Coma Girl

Coma Girl

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Mescaleros
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Trash City
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Trash City

Trash City

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The Latino Rockabilly War
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Johnny Appleseed
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Johnny Appleseed

Johnny Appleseed

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The Mescaleros
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US North
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US North
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When Pigs Fly
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When Pigs Fly
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Ride Your Donkey
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Ride Your Donkey
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U.S. North (Edited Version)
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U.S. North (Edited Version)

U.S. North (Edited Version)

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Mick Jones
Joe Strummer & Mick Jones
US North
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US North

US North

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London Is Burning
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London Is Burning
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Rose Of Erin
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Rose Of Erin
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Czachoslovak Song / Where Is England
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Czachoslovak Song / Where Is England
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Johnny Appleseed
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Johnny Appleseed
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Trash City
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Trash City
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Tennessee Rain
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Tennessee Rain
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Burning Lights
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Burning Lights
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 1999
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1999-06-25T06:51:51
25
Jun
1999

Glastonbury: 1999

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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