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Joe Strummer Tribute to Include Josh Homme, Bruce Springsteen and More

Never-before-seen footage of The Clash's Joe Strummer, along with performances and testimonials from Lucinda Williams, Steve Buscemi, Bob Weir, Bruce Springsteen, Josh Homme and more…
Katherine Turman / August 18, 2020

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The 100 Greatest Rock Stars Since That Was A Thing

Three of the 100 are in this picture! The Rolling Stones, in 1964, from left to right: Bill Wyman, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts…
Bob Guccione Jr / July 6, 2021

The Reissue Section: Spring 2021

A pair of classic comedy albums from a revolutionary standup, a previously unreleased live recording from one of Germany's most influential bands, a new collection…
Ron Hart / May 31, 2021

Joe Strummer and George Harrison Meet in the Afterlife With Strummer’s Assembly

In The Future Is Unwritten, Julian Temple's 2007 documentary on the late Joe Strummer, there are scenes in which the former Clash frontman's friends gather…
Craig Rosen / March 25, 2021

Joe Strummer’s Home Recording of ‘Junco Partner (Acoustic)’ Unearthed

A song deep in Joe Strummer's vaults has been unearthed. "Junco Partner" was a constant throughout Stummer's career, and now "Junco Partner (Acoustic)" arrives ahead…
Katherine Turman / March 5, 2021

Joe Strummer’s Solo Work Gets Greatest Hits Collection

Carefully curated singles, fan favorites and rarities will comprise the 16-track Assembly, a best-of collection from The Clash legend Joe Strummer. Assembly arrives via George Harrison’s Dark…
Katherine Turman / February 3, 2021

Tom Morello, Josh Homme and More Cover Joe Strummer in Honor of His 68th Birthday

August 21 would have been Joe Strummer's 68th birthday, and to celebrate, singer-songwriter Jesse Malin, Strummer’s estate manager David Zonsine, and radio DJ Jeff Raspe…
Katrina Nattress / August 22, 2020

Debbie Harry and Jesse Malin Cover The Pogues’ “Fairytale Of New York” at London Calling 40th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday (December 14) was the 40th anniversary of the Clash's beloved album London Calling, and New York's Bowery Ballroom celebrated the occasion with an epic…
Rob Arcand / December 15, 2019

The Strokes: Our 2003 Cover Story, The Rebirth of Cool

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of SPIN. "Is it okay to let the girls in?" Smoggy asks. The Strokes'
Marc Spitz / July 14, 2019

Beto O’Rourke Launches New Offensive in War to Be the Democrats’ Biggest Fan of the Clash

Former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke is still locked in a nascent but bitter war with fellow longshot 2020 candidate Bill de Blasio over which Democratic presidential…
Maggie Serota / June 12, 2019

The Clash – “Czechoslovak Song / Where is England” (Demo)

A 4-disc collection of rarities from late Clash guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Strummer is coming out on Friday (September 28). Today, another pre-release single from…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 24, 2018

Joe Strummer – “Rose of Erin”

Joe Strummer 001, a 4xLP collection of the late singer, guitarist, and songwriter's rarities from both in and outside of The Clash, was announced in June…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 14, 2018

Hear “London Is Burning” From New Joe Strummer Demos & Rarities Comp

If Joe Strummer had never done anything outside of the Clash, that would’ve been enough. That band, they’re one of the absolute Greats, one of…
Ryan Leas, Stereogum / June 29, 2018

Joe Strummer’s Complex Legacy: 10 Years After the Clash Leader’s Death

On December 22 it will be 10 years since the unexpected death of Joe Strummer, singer, lyricist, rhythm guitarist, and centerpiece of the Clash. Strummer…
JH Tompkins / December 17, 2012

Stream Six Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros Rarities

Joe Strummer would've turned 60 this year. The Clash frontman's actual birthday was in August, so that's when some U.K. festival organizers held a benefit…
Marc Hogan / October 5, 2012
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