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Strummer Wanted Clash Together Again

THE CLASH star JOE STRUMMER intended to reform the legendary band last year (03), before his tragic early death halted plans. Strummer's friend DICK RUDE has revealed the singer was planning to play with...

Strummer Film Shows Last Tour

A film of ex-CLASH singer JOE STRUMMER's last concerts will be premiered at the TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL in New York next month (MAY04). Strummer and his band THE MESCALEROS were filmed for movie...

Adams' Delight At Elton Praise

Rocker RYAN ADAMS was dumbstruck when SIR ELTON JOHN praised his work, but he refuses to let "super-famous people" inflate his ego. Elton found inspiration in Adams' 2000 album HEARTBREAKER and responded by sending...

Radiohead Take Over Radio Station

British rockers RADIOHEAD are giving fans a taste of their favourite tunes this Christmas (03), by taking over a radio station for five days. The five-some will be on BBC digital radio station 6...

Stars Line Up For Strummer Video Farewell

JOE STRUMMER's pals MATT DILLON and director JIM JARMUSCH appear in what will be the punk icon's final video release. The pair are among the stars who appear in THE MESCALEROS' final promo to...

Strummer Honoured With Party And New Lp

Punk legend JOE STRUMMER's posthumous album STREETCORE has been launched at a hip London art gallery, alongside a charity to promote new music. A party to honour the late rocker - who died of...

Klum Crowned Woman Of The Year

Sexy German supermodel HEIDI KLUM's status as a worldwide sex symbol has been confirmed - she's been crowned Woman Of The Year by Britain's GQ magazine. The prestigious award was presented to the leggy...

Strummer's Posthumous Offering

Late CLASH frontman JOE STRUMMER's eagerly-awaited farewell album will include a cover of BOB MARLEY classic REDEMPTION SONG. The cult rocker - who died on 22 December (02) of a heart attack - and...

Chili Peppers Strange New Sound

The RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS' new album is a cross between "Bulgarian pygmies" and Transylvanian choir groups", according to bassist FLEA. Speaking after the group's performance at the V FESTIVAL in Stafford, England this...

Strummer Finale Features Poignant Marley Tribute

JOE STRUMMER's final album will feature a touching tribute to his hero BOB MARLEY. The former CLASH star's bandmates in THE MESCALEROS, MARTIN SLATTERY and SCOTT SHIELDS, are in the final stages of mixing...

Chris Martin Praises Forests

CHRIS MARTIN of COLDPLAY, DAVE GROHL of the FOO FIGHTERS, and 3-D from MASSIVE ATTACK are some of the musicians who have planted forests in order to save the planet. The FUTURE FORESTS...

Final Strummer Film To Preview At Glastonbury

One of late CLASH legend JOE STRUMMER's last appearances onstage is to be screened for the first time at this year's GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL. The film, entitled THE LAST NIGHT LONDON BURNED, shows the tragic...

Rare Clash Film To Be Released

A rare CLASH film is to resurface on a new DVD package featuring all the punk icons' videos. THE ESSENTIAL CLASH DVD, which will be released in June (03), will include rare promotional footage...

Charity Set Up In Strummer.s Name

Late CLASH frontman JOE STRUMMER's family have set up a charity to raise funds for struggling rock musicians. STRUMMERVILLE will launch officially this Sunday (20APR03) at the TABERNACLE club in London, as part of...

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