Tag: joe strummer

November 13 /

Never knew that Joe Strummer’s Redemption Song was originally a duet with Johnny Cash? (The Strummer version is one of my favourite covers of all time). This version seems much more up, much more defiant and hopeful than the solo…

May 15 /

In response to my Pop Goes the Easel post, Paul Gormanis posted images from the songbook that Derek Boshier illustrated for The Clash’s second album. It’s amazing stuff, I didn’t know there were links from the pop artists to The…

December 29 /
May 27 /

I used to watch Night Network, and this show, but sadly missed this one as this guy’s interview technique actually works here for once! This is during Joe’s ‘lost’ post Clash years, in 1988, just before the first Mescaleros release…