Joe Strummer

Remembering Things

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.
Dan Ozzi
12.24.17
Stuff

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.
Harry Sword
12.8.15
fuck london

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.
Emma Garland
6.2.15
Film

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.
Amelia Abraham
1.5.15
Holy Shit

Science Finally Does Something Cool and Names a Snail After The Clash’s Joe Strummer

At last, some cool science news.
Dan Ozzi
12.18.14
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.
10.6.14
Film

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.
Michelle Lhooq
4.11.14
Travel

Spanish Bombs: Granada Unveils Joe Strummer Plaza

Granada inaugurates a plaza for Clash frontman Joe Strummer.
Nick Hilden
5.24.13