Joe Strummer’s Radio Show Captured a Punk Legend at the End of His Life
The Clash frontman’s gig as a DJ for the BBC was a brilliant glimpse into the mind and record collection of a rock icon.
Visionary Director Alex Cox on Joe Strummer, Punk and Getting 'Blacklisted' By Hollywood
We spoke to the director of <i>Repo Man</i> and <i>Sid and Nancy</i> about his career and the new film he's crowdfunding.
A Love Letter to Newport TJ's, Wales’ Most Legendary Venue
Mine was the last of several generations the club had seen through adolescence and beyond. If walls could talk my mum would have grounded me for the rest of my pubescent days.
Filth, Fury and Fags – Julien Temple Filmed the Breakout of British Punk
We talked to the great music documentarian about immortalising The Sex Pistols and The Clash on film.
Science Finally Does Something Cool and Names a Snail After The Clash’s Joe Strummer
At last, some cool science news.
Longreads Or Whatever
Vodka, Groupies and Private Jets: Why Classical Musicians Are More Hardcore than Rock Stars
I would prefer to spend the night with the likes of Currentzis and Gergiev than Mumford and Sons or Clean Bandit.
An interview with Jim Jarmusch about his new film 'Only Lovers Left Alive'
We talked about his new film, New York City, and how to stay creatively relevant.
Spanish Bombs: Granada Unveils Joe Strummer Plaza
Granada inaugurates a plaza for Clash frontman Joe Strummer.