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Twin Cities artists pay tribute to the Clash's Joe Strummer in February
It has been nearly 11 years since the world lost Joe Strummer. But his lingering influence around the world hasn't diminished in the least.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Austin Chronicle
83 US Festival: Days 1-3
A pop-culture joke now for those who remember it at all, the 1983 US Festival assembled an ambitious undertaking.
London Calling at Salisbury Playhouse
From poignant ballads such as 1939's A Nightingale Sang in Berkley Square to the Kinks' hit Waterloo Sunset 30 years later to Lily Allen's LDN in 2006, the songs reflect the styles, preoccupations and moods of their particular moment in time.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Blank Regeneration recreating The Clash's classic punk-rock debut live, donating proceeds...
Still, "Combat Rock," the 1982 Clash album containing that groove-driven single, the English punk group's lone top 10 U.S. hit, was how he got into that band, and "I kind of worked my way back from there," Akins, 45, says.
Celeb birthdays for the week of Dec. 15-21
Dec. 15: Actor-comedian Tim Conway is 80. Singer Cindy Birdsong of The Supremes is 74. Drummer Dave Clark of the Dave Clark Five is 71. Drummer Carmine Appice of Vanilla Fudge is 67. Actor Don Johnson is 64. Actor Justin Ross is 59. Bassist Paul Simonon of The Clash is 58. Country singer Doug Phelps is 53. Actress Helen Slater is 50. Actor Michael ... (more)
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Wrap up some music for under your tree
It might be convenient for your listening habits, but a digital download isn't the easiest thing to wrap for Christmas.
The Clash box set reflects career
Ah, the boom box. The portable stereo brings back memories of a specific time in music, when some of the sounds blaring from the speakers included the stew of punk rock, reggae, and early hip-hop cooked up by the Clash.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
All About Jazz
The Clash: Hits Back
Nearly eleven years have passed since Joe Strummer's untimely death on 22 December 2002, and yet the music he, Mick Jones, Paul Simenon and Topper Headon made is still held in great affection by fans across the globe.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
2013 Holiday Gift Guide: Box sets for music lovers
Every year, box sets and other special releases make great gifts for music fans.
Tony Hawk, Ben Harper & the Boards + Bands Project
The Tony Hawk Foundation created Boards + Bands from a simple dream in 2011. Spearheaded by two legends in their fields, pro-skater Tony Hawk and musician Ben Harper, the idea was to raise funds to build skate parks for at-risk youths.
The Snails breaking new ground
The Snails are a five-piece band out of Pennsylvania whose sound is heavily inspired by British band The Clash, as well as ska and rock steady.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
SF Classical Voice
London is featured in some of the greatest music ever created. Here's a tribute to the musical history to a city whose cultural is nonpareil.
Erie Times News
Greg Garing is rarin' to go Saturday at Scotty's
The Erie-born troubadour suffers from metal poisoning which requires expensive treatments and often leaves him fatigued.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Pete Tong and Derrick Carter live at The MID Chicago-Friday, December 6th, 2013
It's fair to say that Pete Tong 's history is intertwined with the history of acid house and electronic music itself.
Faulkner Plays the Mercury Lounge Tonight
Golightly Media, in conjunction with goldVE Management, are proud to announce the arrival of alt-rockers, Faulkner in New York City.
Are we ruining the music industry?
I've been a music freak my whole life. My dad introduced me to rock and roll when I was still learning how to walk and speak.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Junior Murvin, Singer of 'Police and Thieves,' Dead
Reggae artist Junior Murvin died on Monday in Jamaica. Although an official cause of death has not yet been released, Murvin had been recently hospitalized for diabetes and blood-pressure-related illnesses.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Q&A: The Clash rock the box set
Ah, the boom box. The portable stereo brings back memories of a specific time in music, when some of the sounds blaring from the speakers included the stew of punk rock, reggae and early hip hop cooked up by The Clash.
'Police & Thieves' Reggae Singer Junior...
Reggae singer Junior Murvin, whose signature song "Police and Thieves" became a hit on the British charts not long after it was covered by punk legends The Clash, died Monday at a hospital in Jamaica.
A Tasty Intro to The 3-Pack
Despite fire codes or even the pure physical limitations of Available Space, it seemed that most if not all of the approximate 28,000 residents of New London happily crammed inside the Six String Caf Saturday night to see a fine two-band bill featuring Brooklyn's Heap and a debut performance by local group The 3-Pack.