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  1. MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show: Watch St. Vincent's new video,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Joe Strummer - The snail. Actually, the snail's name is "A. strummeri" named after the late, iconic front-man of The Clash . Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute senior research technician Shannon Johnson Williams has discovered five new species ...

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  2. Damon Albarn.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    ... situated between Jamaica (both the Caribbean island and the New York district) and the Westway (spiritual home of the Clash). But it is only one end and the emotional kick of a couple of Blur songs, Out Of Time and End Of A Century , along with his ...

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  3. the Book Mark | The perfect book for everyone on your listRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    ... punk band The Slits has written a memoir about her crazy journey through the '70s punk scene. Sid Vicious, The Clash and Mick Jones are just a few of the punk icons interwoven in her story. In a movement built on extremes and rebellion, her ...

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  4. 'Punk rock' snail named after Clash's Joe Strummer by Monterey Bay Aquarium researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | InYork

    ... The name A. strummeri honors Joe Strummer, the lead singer and a guitarist of the British punk rock band The Clash. The golf ball-sized snails rock out near hydrothermal vents at the bottom of the ocean, as deep as 11,500 feet. They look identical ...

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  5. 'Punk rock' snail named for the Clash's Joe StrummerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Meet Alviniconcha strummeri, a deep-sea snail named after the Clash's Joe Strummer. Scientists have named a spiky shelled, deep-sea snail after Joe Strummer, the late lead vocalist and guitarist from the famed British punk band the Clash.

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  6. Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra to Kick Off Yearlong Residency with No Place to Go, 1/21Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as NPR's "Weekend Edition," PRI's "The World," NHPR's "Word of Mouth," and WNYC's "Soundcheck," and contributed to the Clash cover album "Sandinista." They also play songs on and appear in the film "The Shift."

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  7. New snail species is so punk, it's named after Joe StrummerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cult of Mac Blog

    This deep sea snail is covered in spikes, has purple blood and lives in the most extreme ocean environments. So of course the scientists that discovered it had to name it after their favorite punk rocker, Joe Strummer of The Clash.

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  8. Deep sea snail named after British punk rockerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dear Kitty

    Alviniconcha strummeri live beneath the surface of the ocean and apparently 'look like punk rockers in the 70s and 80s' A species of deep sea snail with the bold, spiky aesthetic of early Clash fans has been named after Joe Strummer . Alviniconcha strummeri are golf ball-sized invertebrates that live around 2,000 metres beneath the surface of the ocean.

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  9. 30 best songs of 2014: St. Vincent, Flying Lotus, SpoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    ... get out of there' / And now I know it's much too late / Who will discover the remains?" Frank Ocean with half of the Clash (the same half that toured with Gorillaz) and production by Diplo? If that doesn't offset the fact that we don't really need ...

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  10. Snail named after The Clash singer Joe StrummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boing Boing

    "Because they look like punk rockers in the 70s and 80s and they have purple blood and live in such an extreme environment, we decided to name one new species after a punk rock icon," said Shannon Johnson, a researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. The name A. strummeri honors Joe Strummer, the lead singer and a guitarist of the British punk rock band The Clash.

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  11. New breed of 'hardcore' deep sea snails named after The Clash's Joe StrummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NME

    The Alviniconcha strummeri were discovered by scientists at California's Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute and were named after Strummer due to their similarity in look to early Clash fans. The creatures are one of five new species unearthed and can be found living 2,000 metres beneath the surface of the ocean.

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  12. How Mighty Mighty Bosstones Created Ska-CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Phoenix New Times

    ... in England and went to Jamaica and collected all these reggae and ska records, then played it to people who like The Clash and the Sex Pistols. The Specials fell in love with it, and Letts helped inform ska bands and ska-influcenced bands. He's a ...

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  13. Scientists Name New 'Punk Rock' Snail After The Clash's Joe StrummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Time

    ... the Santa Cruz Sentinel . Specifically, they named him Joe Strummer, after the leader of iconic British rock band The Clash. Strummer isn't the first punk legend to have a species named for him: Sex Pistol John Lydon and members of The Ramones have ...

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  14. Researchers Name A Deep Sea Spiky Shelled Snail A. strummeri after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Laughing Squid

    Upon discovering a new species of spiky-shelled deep sea snails that look very much alike but have differing genetic structure, researchers determined it would be most efficient to ascribe distinct names to each of the six variations. One such snail was given the name A.strummeri after the late great Joe Strummer , the legendary singer and guitar player for The Clash .

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  15. Chicago Calling XI at Schubas - Good Covers for a Great CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Gapers Block

    ... festive, cozy atmosphere of Schubas (which is currently decked out in Christmas lights and garlands), listening to The Clash and The Jam covers, knowing that you've given to a good cause? Tickets are only $10 , get 'em while they're hot. Chicago ...

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  16. Out of the BlueRead the original story

    Monday | Blue's News

    London Calling, yeah I was there too. And you know what they said? Well some of it was true! Yesterday was the 35th anniversary of the release of London Calling , the Clash's masterpiece album.

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    Monday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... Melanie Chartoff ("Rugrats," "Parker Lewis Can't Lose") is 64. Actor Justin Ross is 60. Bassist Paul Simonon of The Clash is 59. Country singer Doug Phelps (The Kentucky Headhunters, Brothers Phelps) is 54. Actress Helen Slater is 51. Actress Molly ...

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  18. Today's BirthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Albany Times Union

    ... 68. Actor Don Johnson is 65. Actress Melanie Chartoff is 64. Actor Justin Ross is 60. Rock musician Paul Simonon (The Clash) is 59. Movie director John Lee Hancock ("Saving Mr. Banks"; "The Blind Side") is 58. Country singer Doug Phelps (Brother ...

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  19. On this day: Adolph Eichmann sentenced to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Scotsman.com

    ... 63; Henrietta Knight, racehorse trainer, 68; Edna O'Brien CBE, novelist, 84; Paul Simonon, bass guitarist (The Clash), 59; Martin Skrtel, footballer, 30; Stuart Townsend, actor and director, 42; Charlie Cox, actor, 32; Michael Le Vell, actor ...

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  20. The Slits' Viv Albertine: "I can be older and still live by those punk maxims "Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Salon

    ... band (he threw her out), the Flowers of Romance. Keith Levene of Public Image Ltd. was another chum. She dated the Clash's Mick Jones and the Slits supported them on the legendary "White Riot" tour in 1977 as well as at their storied residency at ...

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