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Rest In Peace Joe


On this date in 2002, Joe Strummer died suddenly in his home at Broomfield in Somerset, the victim of an undiagnosed congenital heart defect.

Wikipedia: Joe Strummer

Official Website:

"Strummerville is a registered charity that aims to create new opportunities for aspiring musicians.

Set up by the friends and family of Joe Strummer in the year after his death, the charity seeks to reflect Joe's unique contribution to the music world by offering support, resources and performance opportunities to artists who would not normally have access to them."

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Nazz Nomad said...

Nothing is good and right in a world where Joe Strummer and Joey Ramone are dead and yet Phil Collins and Billy Joel are alive.

John said...

He was a genius and a hero of mine. Joe is missed

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