It’s one of the great stage names in rock — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Joe Strummer[/lastfm]. The man to which it was attached led a fascinating life.
While it is unclear whether or not [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Clash[/lastfm]‘s 1982 hit, “Rock the Casbah” was written specifically about the Ayatollah Khomeini’s ban of rock music in Iran, it makes a good story, and is so […]
There are plenty of bands who want to lay claim to the mantle of the garage-rock gods, bands that turn out some form of [mp3com-artist]Velvet Undergound[/mp3com-artist]-meets-[mp3com-artist]Sonic Youth[/mp3com-artist] screech. Few are doing it well (including LouTallica […]
Just the fact alone that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Scott H. Biram[/lastfm] was sitting in the Last.fm Discover studio recording a session, is amazing in itself. Back on March 25, 2003, Scott was hit head on by an 18-wheeler […]